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Princess Triples Spending On Local Ingredients

Princess Triples Spending On Local Ingredients

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club have almost tripled their spending on locally sourced ingredients for their restaurants this year to date, giving a boost to local farmers, fishermen and producers. In the January to August period of 2018, Hamilton Princess & Beach Club more than tripled its spending on local produce, increasing its spending by... Read more of this article

M&A Transaction Value Doubled In First Half

M&A Transaction Value Doubled In First Half

According to a report released by law firm Appleby, the “total value of M&A transactions in Bermuda more than doubled in the first half of 2018 when compared to the final six months of the previous year.” The law firm said, “The total value of M&A transactions in Bermuda more than doubled in the first half of 2018 when compared... Read more of this article

Mutual Insurance Appoint Richardson As CEO

Mutual Insurance Appoint Richardson As CEO

Mutual Insurance Company Limited announced that Joanne Richardson joined the Company as Chief Executive Officer effective September 1, 2018. “Joanne, given her extensive experience with media liability risks, is a perfect fit for Mutual,” said Rick Spurling, President and Chairman of Mutual. “She has both the qualifications and the leadership... Read more of this article

Jade Stewart Named Holland Athlete Of Week

Jade Stewart Named Holland Athlete Of Week

Bermuda’s Jade Stewart has been named the Holland Hurricanes Athlete of the Week for the week ending September 16th. The College’s website said, “Soccer players Jade Stewart and Theo Ngezahayo have been named the Holland Hurricanes Athletes of the Week for the week ending September 16.“Stewart, a first year left wing, scored the Hurricanes... Read more of this article

Micah Pond Scores In Brookhaven College Win

Micah Pond Scores In Brookhaven College Win

Micah Pond and her Brookhaven College Lady Bears team traveled to Snyder, TX to take on D 1 Junior College, Western Texas College. Pond, who is the team captain this year, contributed in the 4-0 victory for Brookhaven College. Brookhaven opened the scoring in the 19th minute when forward Sydney Davis made a good run and cross from the right wing to... Read more of this article

Cricket: Delray Rawlins Leads Sussex Seconds

Cricket: Delray Rawlins Leads Sussex Seconds

Bermuda’s Delray Rawlins led his Sussex Seconds teammates to a total of 353/9, in their 2nd XI 3 Day Friendly against Derbyshire at the Blackstone Academy Ground. Derbyshire won the toss and decided to bowl, Rawlins would score 78 off 110 balls in 122 minutes, he hit 11 fours and 1 six in his inning, Rawlins would share a 132 run 4th wicket partnership... Read more of this article

BSMART Foundation Donates To P1 Students

BSMART Foundation Donates To P1 Students

The BSMART Foundation has donated school supplies for students entering P1 in government schools. The BSMART Boxes initiative, which “provides all government P1 students on an equal footing with pencil cases filled with essential supplies,” is now in its third year. This is a legacy project started in 2002 by the de-registered charity Bermuda... Read more of this article

Dante Leverock & JK Navra Trans Win

Dante Leverock & JK Navra Trans Win

Bermuda’s Dante Leverock and his JK Navra Trans teammates defeated Tammeka 2 – 1 in Estonia Premier Division action. Viktor Plotnikov gave JK Navra Trans the lead in the 40th minute from the penalty spot, but two minutes later the score was 1 – 1 when Tauno Tekko converted from the spot for Tammeka. The winner would come in stoppage time when... Read more of this article

Lightning Seen This Morning Over The East End

Lightning Seen This Morning Over The East End

Lightning was seen early this morning [Sept 19] over the east end, with Bernews capturing a quick look at the natural light show as the phenomena lit up clouds in the sky with these photos taken at about 6.50am.The Bermuda Weather Service public synopsis says, “An area of low pressure in our vicinity will bring a few showers and a chance of... Read more of this article

Misaki Brings A Unique Taste To Bermuda

Misaki Brings A Unique Taste To Bermuda

[Written by Andreaz Glasgow] Located on Burnaby Street, Misaki is a modern sushi restaurant specialising in picking n’ mixing over 15 sushi combinations. Believed by many to serve some of the best sushi in Bermuda, Misaki has developed a cult following of sushi lovers from east to west. Co-owners Leo Calingasan and Gregory de Melo opened the hotspot... Read more of this article

BMA: Digital Asset Business Code Of Practice

BMA: Digital Asset Business Code Of Practice

The Bermuda Monetary Authority released the Digital Asset Business Code of Practice 2018 which “provides guidance on the duties, requirements, procedures, standards and sound principles to be observed by persons carrying on Digital Asset Business.” The introduction states, “This Code of Practice is made pursuant to section 6 of the... Read more of this article

Chubb Appoint Konz As Executive Vice President

Chubb Appoint Konz As Executive Vice President

Chubb announced that Jeremiah Konz has been named Executive Vice President, Reinsurance Officer for Chubb Overseas General, the company’s international general insurance business in over 50 countries and territories. Mr. Konz is currently Senior Vice President, Ceded Reinsurance for Chubb’s North American operations. In his new role, which... Read more of this article

Section Of Queen St In St George’s To Close

Section Of Queen St In St George’s To Close

The Corporation of St. George would like to advise the public that a section of Queen Street will be closed to vehicular traffic on Thursday [Sept 20] from 6.00pm until 9.00pm. A spokesperson said, “The Corporation of St. George would like to advise the public that a section of Queen Street will be closed to vehicular traffic from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m.... Read more of this article