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Lighthouse Medical Becomes An Intel Provider

Lighthouse Medical Becomes An Intel Provider

Lighthouse Medical Supplies announced a new affiliation with Intel, having earned a designation as an Intel Technology Provider – Gold 2019, saying that it “will enhance the Company’s ability to supply medical computer workstations and related software to local medical and dental professionals.” “Lighthouse Medical has always been... Read more of this article

Ministry ‘Monitoring’ Concerns At Fitness Centre

Ministry ‘Monitoring’ Concerns At Fitness Centre

Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo advised that the Ministry “has been made aware of ongoing workplace concerns regarding a local fitness centre,” with the Minister noting that they are “monitoring the matter.” While the Government’s statement did not name the fitness centre in question, the... Read more of this article

Department Of Statistics Labour Force Survey

Department Of Statistics Labour Force Survey

The Department of Statistics will conduct a Labour Force Survey from November 21, 2019 to January 31, 2020, with an aim to “collect information about workforce and economic activity.” A Government spokesperson said, “The public is advised that from November 21, 2019 – January 31, 2020, telephone and in the field interviewers from... Read more of this article

Auditor General Releases Annual Report For 2018

Auditor General Releases Annual Report For 2018

The Auditor General’s annual report on the work of her Office for the financial year ended March 31, 2018 was tabled in the House of Assembly on Friday, with the report stating that “Government should make getting to grips with the debt and the deficit its highest priority.” The report provides details of the audit work completed by the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: BUEI Harbourside Market

Photos & Video: BUEI Harbourside Market

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] hosted their annual Harbourside Market event on Saturday [Nov 16] with jolly ole Santa making an appearance. The 9-minute live video replay is below:The free event featured more than forty vendors spread over three floors offering a variety of holiday gifts, as well as a raffle draw, photos with... Read more of this article

Aspen Declares Dividends On Preference Shares

Aspen Declares Dividends On Preference Shares

Aspen Insurance Holdings Limited announced that the Board of Directors has declared the following dividends on its Preference Shares:Quarterly dividend of $0.3719 per share on its 5.95% Fixed-to-Floating Rate Perpetual Non-Cumulative Preference Shares with a $25 liquidation preference per share;Quarterly dividend of $0.3516 per share on its 5.625%... Read more of this article

Legal 500 Recognises Appleby Lawyers

Legal 500 Recognises Appleby Lawyers

Legal 500, one of the leading international legal directories, published their Caribbean results earlier this week. The rankings are based on feedback from 250,000 in-house peers, client feedback and independent assessment of law firms’ deals and confidential matters. Appleby gained notable rankings across their offices in many sectors and gained... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 16

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting November 16

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday November 16th.On Sunday the Norwegian Escape and the Azamara Journey cruise ships are expected, and on Monday the Oleander container ship, the Sirena cruise ship and the Garonne French Navy ship will arrive. On Tuesday the... Read more of this article

Estera Wins ‘Best Employer Career Progression’

Estera Wins ‘Best Employer Career Progression’

Estera won the ‘Best Employer – Career Progression’ at the Citywealth’s Future Leaders Awards, with the award recognising “excellence across the board as well as significant growth in Estera’s business and investment in people, premises, and systems.” Group Chief Executive Officer at Estera, Farah Ballands commented “With more... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Nov 15 2019

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Nov 15 2019

November 15 saw 15,478 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $473,103.00 BD. 3,332 shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield Ltd, closing down 2.9% at $33.00 per share, while another 12,146 shares were traded by Ascendant Group Limited, closing up 3.1% at $29.90 per share. The BSX finished at 2,217.02, down 1.61% on the day. There... Read more of this article

MJM Internationally Recognised By Legal 500

MJM Internationally Recognised By Legal 500

MJM Limited announced that international law firm rating agency, The Legal 500 has once again recognized MJM in the Corporate and Commercial, Dispute Resolution, Real Estate and Trust/Private Client practice areas. Notably, the newest Directors of the firm, Jennifer Haworth of the Dispute Resolution Team and Jeremy Leese of the Corporate Team, have... Read more of this article

Wojciechowski: Connection Between ILS & ESG

Wojciechowski: Connection Between ILS & ESG

Greg Wojciechowski, President and CEO of the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], recently joined a panel to discuss the connection between insurance-linked securities [ILS] and Environmental, Social and Governance [ESG] considerations. Held at the Hamilton Princess and Beach Club, and hosted by Kroll Bond Rating Agency [KBRA], Mr. Wojciechowski was joined... Read more of this article

KFC Donates Over $5,000 To Knowledge Quest

KFC Donates Over $5,000 To Knowledge Quest

Following a very successful 5th consecutive ‘Halloween Treat Voucher’ Campaign, KFC announced that they raised $5,058 in support of Knowledge Quest, after another year of selling treat voucher booklets at their Queen Street, Hamilton location. Knowledge Quest has provided approximately 220 college and university scholarships to Bermudians of limited... Read more of this article