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RA: No Decision Made About 5G In Bermuda

RA: No Decision Made About 5G In Bermuda

Noting there were some “social media postings this past weekend inciting the vandalism of cell towers,” the Regulatory Authority [RA] is “restating and reaffirming that no decision has been made” regarding 5G technology in Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “The Regulatory Authority [RA] is today restating and reaffirming that... Read more of this article

Virtual Image Coaching: Face To The Waist

Virtual Image Coaching: Face To The Waist

[Written by Lorene Phillips] This is certainly a new era for most of us. With everything happening in the world today, we are forced to shift our mindset to understand the heightened importance of distinguishing yourself during virtual call sessions. Of course, competence is key, but we also know that looking the part is just as important or in some... Read more of this article

BELCO Bill Payment Deferment Programme

BELCO Bill Payment Deferment Programme

BELCO announced that customers who have been approved for the Bermuda Government unemployment benefit due to the Covid-19 pandemic will be able to apply to defer their electricity bills. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Electric Light Company Limited [BELCO] today provided an update on relief measures being implemented to assist its customers during... Read more of this article

2020 St. George’s Marine Expo Cancelled

2020 St. George’s Marine Expo Cancelled

The fifth annual St. George’s Marine Expo has been cancelled due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic. A spokesperson said, “The fifth annual St. George’s Marine Expo has been cancelled. Based on the current global pandemic, Covid-19, a decision was made to cancel the 2020 Marine Expo that was scheduled to take place on Sunday, April 26. “The Marine... Read more of this article

Covid-19: HSBC Bermuda To Donate $180,000

Covid-19: HSBC Bermuda To Donate $180,000

HSBC Bermuda will be donating a total of $180,000 to support those impacted by Covid-19. A spokesperson said, “The bank is adopting a broad based, community support approach in recognition of the increasing pressures currently facing the charitable sector, as they work to assist a number of local residents negatively impacted by the global pandemic. “$140,000... Read more of this article

RUBiS Service Stations Operating Hours

RUBiS Service Stations Operating Hours

RUBiS Service Stations will be temporarily changing their operating hours due to the Covid-19 pandemic, with select sites offering 24-hour refueling for essential service workers. Please note that only essential workers, with permission, may be out at all hours during the Shelter in Place.As the island and world deals with the Covid-19 pandemic,... Read more of this article

Ascendant Donates $100,000 To Eliza DoLittle

Ascendant Donates $100,000 To Eliza DoLittle

Ascendant Group is donating $100,000 to The Eliza DoLittle Society to help bring some relief to those affected by the coronavirus pandemic. An Ascendant spokesman said: “Ascendant has a long and proud history of philanthropy in Bermuda. During these unprecedented times, as Bermuda contends with the coronavirus, our charities committee met to determine... Read more of this article

DropIt Will Be Delivering During Shelter In Place

DropIt Will Be Delivering During Shelter In Place

The DropIt Delivery service said that “they will be delivering throughout the course of the ‘Shelter in Place’ Order.” An email sent out by the company said: “Great News! We have been authorized as essential workers, which means that we will be delivering throughout the course of the ‘Shelter in Place’ Order.... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 4

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 4

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday April 4th.On Monday the Oleander container ship is expected, on Wednesday the Wisby Barbados oil products tanker will arrive, and on Thursday the Bermuda Islander container ship is scheduled to arrive. The weekly shipping... Read more of this article

One Communications March Share Repurchase

One Communications March Share Repurchase

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], One Communications Ltd. advised that pursuant to its share repurchase programme, during the month of March 2020 the company repurchased 72,683 of its common shares at an average price of $3.76 for immediate cancellation. Related StoriesOne Communications Share Repurchases One Communications... Read more of this article

Butterfield Bank: March Share Repurchases

Butterfield Bank: March Share Repurchases

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange, The Bank of N.T. Butterfield & Son Limited advised that during the month of March 2020, the Bank purchased for Treasury 640,000 Common Shares at an average price of $21.64 per share. Related StoriesButterfield Bank: February Share Repurchases Butterfield Bank: January Share Repurchases Butterfield... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 3 2020

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 3 2020

April 3 saw 57,000 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $170,130.00 BD. 52,000 shares were traded by Argus Group Holdings Ltd, closing up 0.5% at $2.19 per share, while the other 5,000 shares were traded by BF&M Ltd, closing down 1.5% at $16.25 per share. The BSX finished at 1,500.55, down 0.11% on the day. There was 1 advance,... Read more of this article

Sun Life Donate $15,000 To Bermuda Charities

Sun Life Donate $15,000 To Bermuda Charities

Sun Life Financial International has donated $15,000 to Bermuda charities to support their efforts in fighting the coronavirus pandemic. A spokesperson said, “Sun Life Financial International announced today a donation of US$ 15,000 to Bermuda charities to support their efforts in fighting the coronavirus pandemic. The Coalition for the Protection... Read more of this article