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Premier Dunkley To Appear On CNN International

Premier Dunkley To Appear On CNN International

Premier and Minister of National Security Michael Dunkley is scheduled to appear on CNN International over the weekend. A spokesperson said, “The Premier was today interviewed by Richard Quest of Quest Means Business on CNN International. The pre-recorded segment will appear on CNN International [Channel 17 on Cablevision] and other CNN channels... Read more of this article

The Reefs Among Travel + Leisure World’s Best

The Reefs Among Travel + Leisure World’s Best

The Reefs Resort & Club has once again made the Travel + Leisure World’s Best awards rankings, being named #3 among the top Caribbean, Bermuda & Bahamas resorts. This ranking also continues The Reefs’ recognition among the prestigious Travel + Leisure World’s Best Hall of Fame, for appearing on the World’s Best List for more than 10... Read more of this article

18 Restaurants Enter Fish Sandwich Contest

18 Restaurants Enter Fish Sandwich Contest

[Updated] Eleven local restaurants have confirmed their participation in the Bermuda Tourism Authority’s search for the island’s best fish sandwich next month. The deadline for enrolled participation is this coming Wednesday, July 29, 2015. The BTA’s Product & Experiences division is challenging restaurateurs to win the endorsements of local... Read more of this article

Norwegian Dawn & Breakaway Time Change

Norwegian Dawn & Breakaway Time Change

Two cruise ships, the Norwegian Dawn and the Norwegian Breakaway, have had their schedules changed for the remainder of the cruise season, with two hour differences in arrival and departure times, respectively.A government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Transport is advising the following cruise ship schedule change for the remainder of... Read more of this article

BTA: Investors Hear Of Opportunities In Bermuda

BTA: Investors Hear Of Opportunities In Bermuda

The National Association of Black Hotel Owners, Operators & Developers [NABHOOD] heard new information about tourism investment opportunities in Bermuda at two of its annual summits – the African American Hotel Ownership & Investment Summit and the International Multicultural & Heritage Tourism Summit. The BTA said, “The Bermuda... Read more of this article

BTA Provided $50,000 Sponsorship For BHW

BTA Provided $50,000 Sponsorship For BHW

The Bermuda Tourism Authority provided $50,000 in sponsorship for Bermuda Heroes Weekend [BHW], Tourism Minister Shawn Crockwell said in the House of Assembly on Friday. The Minister was replying to a Parliamentary Question from the Opposition who asked “what was the total sponsorship given for Bermuda Heroes Weekend by the Bermuda Tourism Authority.” Audio... Read more of this article

BTA’s Karla Lacey Earns CDME Designation

BTA’s Karla Lacey Earns CDME Designation

Karla Lacey [pictured], COO of the Bermuda Tourism Authority has earned the Certified Destination Management Executive [CDME] designation, the only integrated executive program specifically designed for the Destination Marketing industry. The focus of the program is on vision, leadership, productivity and the implementation of business strategies. Ms.... Read more of this article

St. George’s Resort Act 2015 Tabled In House

St. George’s Resort Act 2015 Tabled In House

Minister of Tourism Development and Transport Shawn Crockwell tabled the St. George’s Resort Act 2015 in the House of Assembly, with the Ministry saying the proposed $120 million development will include 122 hotel rooms, renovation of the St. George’s golf course, up to 90 condominiums and a casino – which will be subject to an application... Read more of this article

Laila Ali: Bermuda Is “Paradise” & “Breathtaking”

Laila Ali: Bermuda Is “Paradise” & “Breathtaking”

According to her social media profiles, Laila Ali is vacationing on the island with her husband and children, calling Bermuda “paradise” with “breathtaking” views. Ms Ali — the daughter of boxing legend Muhammad Ali who is a successful boxer in her own right — posted on Facebook that she just landed in Bermuda with... Read more of this article

PLP Reiterate Call For Cup Match Visitors Stall

PLP Reiterate Call For Cup Match Visitors Stall

The PLP has reiterated their call for the Visitors Stall at Cup Match, saying that charging tourists $150 each for a ‘Bermuda Experience’ at Cup Match is “not indicative of the hospitality Bermuda is known for,” adding that “if the BTA can afford to pay Bill Hanbury $458,000 a year, surely they can afford to maintain the... Read more of this article

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