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Premier David Burt Visits Washington DC

Premier David Burt Visits Washington DC

“Premier David Burt travels to Washington DC where he will continue Bermuda’s outreach to key Members of the United States Congress and other business and international leaders”, according to a Government spokesperson. The spokesperson said, “As part of the Cabinet Office’s overseas internship programme, Anthony Howell was based... Read more of this article

Saltus School Pays Tribute To 9/11 Victims

Saltus School Pays Tribute To 9/11 Victims

Staff and students at Saltus this morning [Sept 11] paid tribute to two alums who died in the 9/11 attack. Boyd Gatton and Robert Higley, both former Saltus students, died when two hijacked planes hit the World Trade Centre’s twin towers in a terrorist attack 18 years ago. At the place where plaques were placed in their memory, a wreath was laid by... Read more of this article

CBP Donates Generators To Security Agencies

CBP Donates Generators To Security Agencies

The U.S. Consulate General Hamilton hosted a donation ceremony at the L.F. Wade International Airport on July 25. The Consulate, through the U.S. Customs and Border Protection [CBP], presented the Bermuda Police Service, Royal Bermuda Regiment, and the Customs Department with portable gasoline generators to assist with Bermuda’s emergency preparedness... Read more of this article

US Customs Launch Global Entry Enrollment

US Customs Launch Global Entry Enrollment

The U.S. Consulate General Hamilton announced the launch of the U.S. Customs and Border Protection’s [CBP] Global Entry Enrollment on Arrival program at Bermuda’s airport, explaining that while “Bermuda passport holders are currently ineligible for this service, U.S. citizens and those who have a U.K. passport may apply for Global Entry.” “Enrollment... Read more of this article

US Social Security Representative To Visit

US Social Security Representative To Visit

A representative from the United States Social Security Administration [SSA] will visit Bermuda on June 4 and 5, and will be available to answer questions from the general public by appointment only. A spokesperson said, “The representative will be available to answer questions from the public about matters including, but not limited to, social... Read more of this article

‘Your Steps To Studying In The United States’

‘Your Steps To Studying In The United States’

Join the U.S. Consulate General to learn how you can study and earn your degree in the United States at a public information session at the Bermuda EducationUSA Advising Centre on Wednesday, April 17 at 5:30 p.m. The U.S. Consulate said, “Bermuda’s EducationUSA Advisor and College Counsellor, Janea Mallory, along with visiting Regional Educational... Read more of this article

Premier Meets With American Congressmen

Premier Meets With American Congressmen

Premier David Burt recently met with a number of U.S politicians including Congressman George Holding of North Carolina, Congressman Rep. Emanuel Cleaver Chairman of the Financial Services, Congressman Lacy Clay, Chairman of the Financial Services, Rep. Richard Neal Chairman of the Ways & Means Committee, and Rep. G. K. Butterfield. Premier Burt... Read more of this article

Premier To Conduct Meetings In Washington DC

Premier To Conduct Meetings In Washington DC

Premier David Burt will “conduct a round of key meetings” with members of Congress in Washington DC on Wednesday, the Government said. “With a focus on Bermuda’s national security and financial services, the Premier is set to meet with the office of Senator Tim Scott [R-SC] the chairman of the Senate Subcommittee on Financial Institutions... Read more of this article

Harvard Groups To Perform Concert On Tuesday

Harvard Groups To Perform Concert On Tuesday

U.S. Consul General Constance Dierman and Bishop Nicholas Dill are inviting residents and visitors of all ages to attend a free concert at the Cathedral of the Most Holy Trinity on Tuesday, March 19, at 12:30 p.m., featuring the Harvard Krokodiloes and the Radcliffe Pitches. A spokesperson said, “As two of Harvard University’s oldest a Cappella... Read more of this article

‘Bermuda Style’ Home for Sale In US For $3.4M

‘Bermuda Style’ Home for Sale In US For $3.4M

A 6,200 square foot luxury home billed as being “Bermuda-style” is for sale in Bradenton, Florida, with the $3.4 million riverfront estate boasting waterfront vistas, infinity pool, outdoor kitchen and more.The real estate listing said, “A private riverfront estate awaits behind the gates at the end of a romantic winding drive. “Pass... Read more of this article

Advisory: U.S. Consulate Holiday Closures

Advisory: U.S. Consulate Holiday Closures

The U.S. Consulate General Hamilton will be closed Monday, December 24, through Wednesday, December 26, for the Christmas and Boxing Day holidays. It will re-open on Thursday, December 27. The Consulate will also be closed on Tuesday, January 1, for New Year’s Day. There will be no routine visa, waiver or U.S. citizen services scheduled on these days.... Read more of this article

Swan Among Leaders Attending Bush Funeral

Swan Among Leaders Attending Bush Funeral

Bermuda’s Sir John Swan will attend the state funeral for George H.W. Bush today [Dec 5], joining current and former American and world leaders in honouring the former president. CNN reported, “Former President George H.W. Bush will be honored with a state funeral on Wednesday, an official gathering that will include current and former presidents... Read more of this article

Swan To Attend President Bush’s Funeral In USA

Swan To Attend President Bush’s Funeral In USA

American leaders will be joined by people from around the world as former President George H.W. Bush is laid to rest this week, with former Premier Sir John Swan set to attend the funeral. Sir John had a decades long friendship with the former U.S. President, and the Bush family invited the island’s elder statesman to attend the invitation only... Read more of this article