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Lamb To Serve As Project Manager For NAMLC

Lamb To Serve As Project Manager For NAMLC

The Ministry of National Security is advising that effective Monday, February 5, 2018, the Commissioner of Corrections Lt. Col. Edward Lamb will begin a nine month secondment with the National Anti-Money Laundering Committee [NAMLC], where he will serve as the Project Manager for the NAMLC. “The public will be aware that NAMLC has been tasked... Read more of this article

2016 Population & Housing Census Pre-Report

2016 Population & Housing Census Pre-Report

Bermuda’s population decreased to 63,779; the median age of the population increased to 44 years; the unemployment rate remained unchanged at 7%; and the number of dwelling units increased to 28,192. These statistics are contained in the 2016 Population and Housing Census Preliminary Report, which was compiled by the Department of Statistics,... Read more of this article

Photos: International Customs Awareness Day

Photos: International Customs Awareness Day

Customs Officers wrapped up their week of awareness efforts by observing International Customs Day today. This year’s theme is “A Secure Business Environment”. Leading up to International Customs Day, the Department hosted a week of activities which included yesterday’s “Awareness Day”. Yesterday saw Customs Officers taking to the streets... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Customs Holds Open House

Photos: Bermuda Customs Holds Open House

In the lead up to International Customs Day on Friday [Jan 26], the Customs Department is hosting a number of events to raise awareness, and today there was an Open House held at the Cruise Ship Terminal on Front Street, with displays and demonstrations, allowing the public to gain insight into the work of the Customs Department. The 4-minute live video... Read more of this article

Customs Awareness Events Begin On Sunday

Customs Awareness Events Begin On Sunday

In the lead up to International Customs Day, which is Friday, January 26th, the Customs Department will be hosting number of events to raise awareness about their work.And the Collector of Customs, Lucinda Pearman is inviting members of the public to participate in the week of activities, which includes their annual open house, a church service and... Read more of this article

Remarks Are ‘Unfortunate And Inappropriate’

Remarks Are ‘Unfortunate And Inappropriate’

Recent “remarks and insinuations” about senior Public Officers are “unfortunate and inappropriate,” Cabinet Secretary and Head of the Civil Service Dr. Derrick Binns said, adding that “in the face of this unfortunate commentary, Public Officers will continue to provide impartial support to the Government of the day.”In... Read more of this article

Registrar General Issues Fundraising Advisory

Registrar General Issues Fundraising Advisory

The Registrar General has today issued an advisory to “remind the public that it is illegal to solicit money for charitable causes if you are not a registered charity, acting on behalf of a registered charity or have a temporary fundraising license.” The Registrar General, Aubrey Pennyman stated, “In Bermuda our residents are very supportive... Read more of this article

12 Pass Customs Officer Training Programme

12 Pass Customs Officer Training Programme

The Department of Customs recognized twelve Trainee Customs Officers [TCO] who successfully passed the Basic Customs Officer Training programme. The 12 TCOs are Clynae Burrows, Rickai Burrows, Joshua Fox, Michael Furtado, Shirieka Lambert, Larry Marshall Jr., Miguel Medford, Amir Ming, S. Jodi Simmons, Macio Talbot, Saleem Talbot and Anthony Zuill.“The... Read more of this article

Parks Department Long Service Presentations

Parks Department Long Service Presentations

The Department of Parks acknowledged 17 members of staff for their years of service in Government, with long service presentations held to mark their collective 305 years. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works and the Department of Parks acknowledged 17 members of staff for their years of service in Government.“The... Read more of this article

Ministry: 2017/18 First Half Fiscal Performance

Ministry: 2017/18 First Half Fiscal Performance

The Ministry of Finance today [Dec 3] reported on the 2017/18 First Half Fiscal Performance and provided an updated Economic Review for 2017. The Ministry said, “This year’s economic data, thus far, is consistent with the expectation in the 2016 National Economic Report of Bermuda and the Ministry of Finance’s own macroeconomic forecasts.” “The... Read more of this article

St. George’s Water Plan Information Forum

St. George’s Water Plan Information Forum

The Ministry of Public Works is encouraging residents to attend a Public Information Centre to learn about the latest recommendations of the “Strategy for Sustainable Water and Wastewater Servicing – St. George’s Parish” on Wednesday, December 6th. A Government spokesperson said, “Next week, the Ministry of Public Works is encouraging residents... Read more of this article

Govt To Issue RFP: Human Resources Review

Govt To Issue RFP: Human Resources Review

The Government said they wish to “implement a new human resources structure, and is seeking an independent human resources specialist” to “undertake an independent and comprehensive review.” The Government said, “The Ministry of Cabinet Office with responsibility for Government Reform is committed to promoting good governance,... Read more of this article

Deadline Extended For RFI For Technology Hub

Deadline Extended For RFI For Technology Hub

The Ministry of Public Works is extending the deadline for submissions for the Request for Information [RFI] to establish a Technology Hub, with a new deadline set of November 15th. A spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising the public that it is has received great interest in its Request for Information [RFI] to establish... Read more of this article