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Police: 911 Is Now Operational, 295-0011 Is Not

Police: 911 Is Now Operational, 295-0011 Is Not

[Updated] The Bermuda Fire and Rescue Service [BFRS] are asking the public to call 292-5555 for all emergencies of a medical or fire nature until further notice. A BFRS spokesperson said, “Due to technical difficulties experienced at the police communications center we are asking the public to call 292-5555 and press 0 for all emergencies of a... Read more of this article

Campbell Joins Bitcarbon & Diamond Standard

Campbell Joins Bitcarbon & Diamond Standard

Bitcarbon Technologies – a new company that has applied for a digital assets business license in Bermuda — announced that it has made its first local hire, with James Campbell joining the company as Chief Financial Officer. He has also taken the role of CFO at Diamond Standard Ltd., a sister company which is building an electronic diamond... Read more of this article

Appleby Partner With Collision Tech Conference

Appleby Partner With Collision Tech Conference

Appleby is partnering with Collision, one of North America’s fastest-growing tech conference, to showcase the firm’s leading offshore technology and innovation practice. Now in its fifth year, Collision has grown to over 25,000 attendees. With more than 100 speakers and 120 countries represented, the 2019 event has become a crossroads for the world’s... Read more of this article

Skinner And Deacon Start Motoring Website

Skinner And Deacon Start Motoring Website

Two former journalists have teamed up to start a website dedicated to motoring. David Skinner and Jeremy Deacon have started Motoring Bermuda - motoringbda.com - which aims to bring the latest news and videos from the motoring world as well as reviews and test drives of cars in Bermuda. “Bermudians love their cars,” said David, who does the video... Read more of this article

BPS: Ignore, Delete Obviously Deceptive Emails

BPS: Ignore, Delete Obviously Deceptive Emails

The police are yet again reminding people to “remain vigilant” about scam emails, saying “don’t open them, don’t reply, don’t open attachments, don’t click any links contained in the emails and certainly don’t send any money.” A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service is once again advising all residents... Read more of this article

Allied World Donates 25 iPads To Dellwood

Allied World Donates 25 iPads To Dellwood

Members of Allied World’s Bermuda office visited Dellwood Middle School recently to donate 25 iPads for students to use for their math assignments. “Allied World is delighted to support the educational advancement of Bermudian students,” said Colm Singleton, Head of Bermuda office. “Several of our employees are alumni of Dellwood, so it is very... Read more of this article

HSBC Plan Changes To Online Banking Platform

HSBC Plan Changes To Online Banking Platform

HSBC Bank Bermuda plan to make changes to their online banking for personal banking customers, saying that they will first implement changes to the internet banking platform, which will have a “fresh new look and feel.”In an email sent to customers, the bank said, “Over the coming weeks we are making some exciting changes to HSBC... Read more of this article

Minister Congratulates 2019 MATE Participants

Minister Congratulates 2019 MATE Participants

The Minister of Education Diallo Rabain congratulated all schools and students who participated in the 2019 Marine Advanced Technology in Education [MATE] Bermuda Regional Remotely Operated Vehicle [ROV] Challenge which was held on April 27th.A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Public School System [BPSS] students, including students from the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Nominate This Year’s ‘Inspiring Woman In ICT’

Nominate This Year’s ‘Inspiring Woman In ICT’

The Department of ICT Policy and Innovation is reminding the public to nominate this year’s Inspiring Woman in ICT. Nominations can be sent to ictpolicy@gov.bm no later than May 8th at 12 Noon. Members of the community can nominate one woman who is based in Bermuda and who, in your opinion, stands out as a leader and enabler of progress in the Island’s... Read more of this article

No.1 Car Park Temporary Closure May 8 – 24

No.1 Car Park Temporary Closure May 8 – 24

The City of Hamilton are advising the public that No. 1 Car Park will be temporarily closed between May 8th and May 24th in order to facilitate the carrier ship off-loading, storage and transportation of BELCO engines and transformers. A spokesperson said, “The equipment is part of a necessary upgrade to BELCO infrastructure. It will make the... Read more of this article

Traffic Delays Due To BELCO Engines Delivery

Traffic Delays Due To BELCO Engines Delivery

As the Bermuda Electric Light Company [BELCO] prepares to receive new generators for its North Power Station [NPS], the Company today notified the public about traffic delays that will be necessary for the engines’ transportation. “Canal Road will be closed from May 8 until May 27, 2019 with no access for the duration of this time period. The... Read more of this article

Students Impress At FinTech Challenge Debate

Students Impress At FinTech Challenge Debate

On Saturday, April 13th at the Fairmont Southampton, Dynamic Debaters and Learners and lead supporter HSBC Bermuda hosted the FinTech Challenge Debate, with a debate topic of ‘Be it resolved, Bermuda looks to its FinTech future with optimism.’ In preparation for this debate the students spent four months immersed in the FinTech industry... Read more of this article

Diamond Standard Launch Diamond Commodity

Diamond Standard Launch Diamond Commodity

Diamond Standard has unveiled what they said is the “world’s first fungible diamond commodity product—a universal asset to secure any digital transaction,” and the company said they are “applying to be regulated by the Bermuda Monetary Authority.” “Diamonds are a valuable natural resource, but unusable by institutional... Read more of this article