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Digicel Donates Equipment To Football Clubs

Digicel Donates Equipment To Football Clubs

Digicel donated four packs of equipment to local football clubs including Wolves, Boulevard, St Davids and Cougars. The packs included Adidas footballs, bibs, T-shirts, cones, whistles and water bottles. The donation was made to clubs as the telecoms company recognized the need for equipment at clubs which often might lack such equipment or not have... Read more of this article

Tech Awards Nomination Deadline On Friday

Tech Awards Nomination Deadline On Friday

The Department of ICT Policy and Innovation is reminding the public that the deadline to nominate their favorite local technological innovation for Bermuda’s annual TechAwards is this coming Friday, October 26th. Interested persons are encouraged to visit www.techawards.bm to nominate individuals in four specific categories:1. International Innovation... Read more of this article

BCF Launches Red Flags Bermuda Website

BCF Launches Red Flags Bermuda Website

The Bermuda Community Foundation [BCF] has launched RedFlagsBermuda.org, a new web-based resource for parents, caregivers and community members who have concerns about a child’s well-being. A spokesperson said, “The Red Flags Bermuda website provides key development markers of healthy childhood development and a comprehensive listing of local... Read more of this article

Have Feedback On Bermuda’s Electricity Plan?

Have Feedback On Bermuda’s Electricity Plan?

If you would like to submit feedback on Bermuda’s long-term electricity plan, there is now extra time to do so, as the closing date for comments has been extended to November 30th. An RA spokesperson said, “The public and electricity sector stakeholders have been granted extra time to submit comments on Bermuda’s long-term electricity plan, known... Read more of this article

Minister: Systematic Approach To Fintech Growth

Minister: Systematic Approach To Fintech Growth

38 companies have incorporated in Bermuda and approximately 50 more companies “are in the pipeline,” Minister of National Security Wayne Caines said, adding that while people may want the fintech plans to “happen overnight,” they cannot as there are steps to be taken, however the government is using a “systematic approach”... Read more of this article

TechAwards Profile: FinTech Start-Up Trunomi

TechAwards Profile: FinTech Start-Up Trunomi

[The second profile in a series by the TechAwards Committee highlighting past winners] A multi-year winner in 2014 and 2015 for Most Innovative – International Market, Trunomi Ltd. is one of the hottest FinTech start-ups around. It has created a patented technology that can simplify the process of sharing personal data, in particular between individuals... Read more of this article

Link Facilities Used For Regimental Training

Link Facilities Used For Regimental Training

“It has been a pleasure to have the Regiment on site for the past few days and we appreciate the opportunity to share our facilities for this important key point site training exercise,” Link Facilities Manager Tim Repose said. Mr. Repose said, “We extend our thanks to the group who have been onsite for their professionalism with both clients... Read more of this article

TechAwards Profile: Bermuda Aerial Media

TechAwards Profile: Bermuda Aerial Media

[The first profile in a series by the TechAwards Committee highlighting past winners] Bermuda Aerial Media won the Local Market Innovation of the Year 2013. The company launched in Bermuda that year by partners Connor Burns and EJ Burrows was the first to be granted an Aerial Work Certificate [AWC] to conduct operations with their remote-controlled... Read more of this article

Soldiers Link Up With Telecoms For Training

Soldiers Link Up With Telecoms For Training

Soldiers on guard duty at a telecoms complex as part of a security exercise got a visit from Governor John Rankin today [Oct 18]. Governor Rankin, Commander-in-Chief of the Royal Bermuda Regiment, toured the Link Bermuda site in Devonshire’s Middle Road as more than 30 troops practised around the clock guard duties at key points in the event of disaster... Read more of this article

Official Gazette Notices To Move To Gov.bm

Official Gazette Notices To Move To Gov.bm

The Ministry for the Cabinet Office with Responsibility for Government Reform is advising that on November 1st the Official Gazette will move to the government website. “This means that all Government Notices, Bermuda Regulations, and Legal Notices will be found at www.gov.bm,” the Ministry said. “The Ministry notes that some Government... Read more of this article

Alpha Innovations Launches In Bermuda

Alpha Innovations Launches In Bermuda

Alpha Innovations Ltd., a global asset management firm, announced its “official launch and the establishment of its headquarters in Bermuda.” “The firm’s leadership team has decades of experience in asset management, institutional investing, and fintech from such blue-chip firms as Point72, Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs, CITIC and... Read more of this article

Design Firm Ice Breaker Launches Website

Design Firm Ice Breaker Launches Website

Nick and Grace Hoskins — who have been freelancing in web development and graphic design for nearly a decade — have launched a website for their creative design firm Ice Breaker Ltd. When Mr. Hoskins returned to the island in 2011 from working in Silicon Valley at a start-up, he quickly got involved in education, and by 2013 he launched... Read more of this article

Information & Communication Tech Report

Information & Communication Tech Report

Today [Oct 17], the Minister for the Cabinet Office with Responsibility for Government Reform Lovitta Foggo, released the 2017 Information and Communication Technology [ICT] Profile for the year ended 2017. “The profile shows the core indicators on the use of ICT by businesses with comparisons between 2016 and 2017,” a Ministry spokesperson... Read more of this article