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Princess To Offer Tea & Perfume Combinations

Princess To Offer Tea & Perfume Combinations

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club have partnered with local perfumery, Lili Bermuda, to deliver a new, one-of-a-kind afternoon tea experience. A spokesperson said, “The signature afternoon tea at Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, popular with visitors and locals alike, has undergone a seasonal update with a scented twist. Guests will be offered... Read more of this article

Video: Cannonier Sworn In As Opposition Leader

Video: Cannonier Sworn In As Opposition Leader

[Updated] A ceremony is set to take place later this morning [Sept 24] at Government House, where Craig Cannonier is expected to be sworn in as the new Opposition Leader. On Wednesday, eight OBA MPs expressed no confidence in Jeanne Atherden, who resigned as OBA Leader the following day. We then received notice that a new Opposition Leader would be... Read more of this article

‘Next Level’ Tourism Summit Set For October 24

‘Next Level’ Tourism Summit Set For October 24

An unveiling of the 2018 National Tourism Plan will take place at the Bermuda Tourism Summit on Wednesday, October 24, with “the daylong gathering of industry stakeholders, community leaders and partners from around the globe to focus on a theme of elevating the island to the Next Level of tourism resurgence,” the BTA said. “Now that Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Bermuda Karting Club Racing

Photos & Video: Bermuda Karting Club Racing

The Bermuda Karting Club’s 2018/19 Season continued at the Rubis Southside Moto Sports Park in St. David’s yesterday [Sept 23] with the second series of races taking place under cloudy and breezy conditions. The next scheduled race day is set for Sunday October 7th with the start flag dropping at around 12.00pm noon. The 4-minute live video... Read more of this article

Laureate To Establish Headquarters In Bermuda

Laureate To Establish Headquarters In Bermuda

Laureate Digital Securities – a new company which describes itself as a “fintech company which integrates blockchain technologies with the asset management industry” — announced the establishment of its global headquarters in Bermuda. The announcement on their website stated, “Laureate Digital chose Bermuda because the... Read more of this article

Cookhouse Pop-Up To Launch At ConnecTech

Cookhouse Pop-Up To Launch At ConnecTech

Toronto-based Insurance Innovation Lab is getting set to debut ‘Cookhouse Lab’ in Bermuda on September 28, “a one-of-a-kind open collaboration space that allows thought leaders and industry experts to come together to solve the toughest issues facing the insurance sector.” A spokesperson said, “By joining one of its accelerated... Read more of this article

Football: Premier, First Division Weekend Results

Football: Premier, First Division Weekend Results

Footballers in the Premier Division and First Division have all seen action recently, with the X-Roads and Somerset Eagles earning wins, while three other matches ended in draws. Premier: North Village Rams 2 X-Roads 3 At the Bernard Park, visiting X-Roads defeated the North Village Rams 3 – 2, X-Roads got two goals from Donavan Thompson and a single... Read more of this article

Rugby America North 7s Tournament Concludes

Rugby America North 7s Tournament Concludes

The 2018 RAN Men’s and Women’s Sevens came to an end in Barbados, with Bermuda having recorded several wins throughout the event. Bermuda defeated Trinidad & Tobago 26 – 19 to advance to the semi-finals, where Bermuda took on the defending champions Jamaica, who defeated Bermuda 14 – 5. Bermuda would face Mexico in the 3rd and 4th playoff... Read more of this article

Horseshoe Wins Hedgeweek Offshore Award

Horseshoe Wins Hedgeweek Offshore Award

Horseshoe Group announced that its fund services division, Horseshoe Fund Services, has been voted Best Offshore Fund Administrator in the HedgeWeek USA Awards 2018. The company said, “The HedgeWeek USA Awards recognize excellence amongst hedge fund managers and service providers around the world and are based on a rigorous peer review survey... Read more of this article

Ministry: Ten Bus Runs Cancelled On Monday

Ministry: Ten Bus Runs Cancelled On Monday

[Updated] The cancellation of bus runs continue, with the Ministry releasing a list of bus cancellations for this morning [Sept 24] with four bus runs cancelled so far today.Update 4.56pm: The Ministry has released the list of bus cancellations for this afternoon. There were 4 runs cancelled this morning, 6 cancelled this afternoon, for a total of... Read more of this article

Column: Protecting Our Marine Environment

Column: Protecting Our Marine Environment

[Written by environmental charity Greenrock] How fortunate we are that the powerful Hurricane Florence took a more Westerly route on its recent course. While our thoughts go out to those impacted by the storm on the US mainland, Hurricane Florence can serve as a good reminder of the importance of ocean health, and reducing our impact on oceans. It is... Read more of this article

‘Four Steps To Put Your Best Foot Forward’

‘Four Steps To Put Your Best Foot Forward’

Leaders from Bacardi Limited’s global strategy and brands teams addressed 100 Women in Finance [100WF] Bermuda members from the banking, legal, finance, and reinsurance industries, with a theme of ‘Four Steps To Put Your Best Foot Forward.’ Mahesh Madhavan, Chief Executive Officer of Bacardi Limited, opened the session, explaining how... Read more of this article

Protecting Our Natural Environment, Resources

Protecting Our Natural Environment, Resources

“Bermuda’s natural environment is its biggest asset,” according to Andrew Pettit, the Director for Department of Environment and Natural Resources. Mr Pettit has a full slate of responsibilities which include fisheries management, agriculture, recovery and protection of protected species, marine heritage, nature reserve management, pollution... Read more of this article