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A2Z Fashions & Heaven Sent Boutique Opens

A2Z Fashions & Heaven Sent Boutique Opens

This past Saturday, the Minister of Home Affairs Michael Fahy attended the grand opening for two new Queen Street businesses – A2Z Fashions & Heaven Sent Boutique. The businesses are run collectively by Joy Hunt, Angel Burgess, and Niketa Lambert who all owned individual businesses before forming their partnership.Also in attendance at the... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Nov 25 2014

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Nov 25 2014

Today [Nov 25] saw a volume of 2,000 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $36,000.00 BD. All 2,000 shares were traded by BF&M Ltd, closing even at $18.00 per share. The BSX closed at 1,370.98, also even on the day. There were 0 advances, 0 declines, and 74 remained unchanged. The full report from the BSX is available here [PDF]. Related... Read more of this article

KPMG To Hold Parent, Teacher Info Session

KPMG To Hold Parent, Teacher Info Session

KPMG will hold their annual information session for teachers and parents to advise how KPMG can help shape students’ interests in the business and financial services sector into a rewarding career. “This session is a great opportunity for both parents and teachers to gain valuable insight into the career opportunities KPMG can offer students... Read more of this article

Photos: Bar Association Cocktail Reception

Photos: Bar Association Cocktail Reception

Members of the Bermuda Bar Association recently attended a cocktail reception at Harborfront Restaurant to honour the retirement of Justice Edward Zacca and Sir Anthony Evans from the Court of Appeal.Justice Zacca was first appointed to the Court of Appeal for Bermuda in 1996 and served as President of the Court from January 2004, while Sir Anthony... Read more of this article

Bermuda Engineering Release Bermuda Solar Kit

Bermuda Engineering Release Bermuda Solar Kit

Bermuda Engineering has today announced the release of the Bermuda Solar Kit, which offers the prospect of bringing affordable clean energy to homes across the island. The company said, “Each kit will generate up to 1,600 kilowatt hours a year and depending on the orientation of the solar panels will provide annual savings between $450 and $760... Read more of this article

Charity Shops Join For Second Hand Saturday

Charity Shops Join For Second Hand Saturday

Local Charity Thrift Shops have joined forces and come up with a new initiative called Second Hand Saturday. The main purpose is to encourage locals, during the busiest shopping time of the year, to shop and support Charity Thrift Shops. A spokesperson said, “Our local Charity Thrift Shops have joined forces and come up with a new initiative called... Read more of this article

Jacques Tortoroli Named Bacardi Limited CAO

Jacques Tortoroli Named Bacardi Limited CAO

Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, today [Nov 25] announced the appointment of Jacques Tortoroli as its Chief Administration Officer [CAO], effective December 1. In this newly created role, Mr. Tortoroli is responsible for global Finance, Operations, Information Technology and Real Estate. As CAO, Mr. Tortoroli... Read more of this article

“Exclusive Home” Store Holds Grand Opening

“Exclusive Home” Store Holds Grand Opening

This past Saturday, Premier Michael Dunkley cut the ribbon at Exclusive Home on 75 Reid Street, to officially open the store, following the store’s soft launch on October 11th. Premier Dunkley had positive things to say about the store, and the owner, Steven Faries, took him on a tour of the store as he proudly showed him the displays of rustic... Read more of this article

Opinion: Bermuda’s Entrepreneurship Scene

Opinion: Bermuda’s Entrepreneurship Scene

[Opinion column written by Nick Kempe] What a week! As the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC] brings to close it’s involvement in a 7th Global Entrepreneurship Week [GEW]. It is clear that Bermudian innovation and talent measures up internationally both per capita and in absolute terms. Did you know that in GEW Bermuda’s first year,... Read more of this article

$4,500 Donated By Marsh And Guy Carpenter

$4,500 Donated By Marsh And Guy Carpenter

Marsh and Guy Carpenter announced today [Nov 25] three donations together totalling $4,500 to Summerhaven Residential Home for The Disabled, Agape House and Bermuda Red Cross. Marsh and Guy Carpenter are wholly owned subsidiaries of Marsh & McLennan Companies [NYSE: MMC], a global professional services firm offering clients advice and solutions... Read more of this article