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Government In Talks With Canadian Consulate

Government In Talks With Canadian Consulate

Minister for the Cabinet Office Walton Brown today [April 4] provided an update regarding the Biometric Identification Process for Canadian Visa Applicants saying “the Bermuda Government has stepped in and is currently in discussions with the Canadian Consulate in Bermuda”. A spokesperson said, “The public will be aware that specific identification... Read more of this article

Jamar Dill: “Has Been An Amazing Experience”

Jamar Dill: “Has Been An Amazing Experience”

[Written by Jamar Dill] My name is Jamar Dill and I am an Electrical Engineer for the Ministry of Public Works. My background includes 19 years of experience which began in 2000 after graduating from CedarBridge Academy. To date I have worked as an electrician, electrical fitter, and an engineer-in-training. I have also completed a Bachelor of Engineering... Read more of this article

Extra Air Canada Seats For Large Conference

Extra Air Canada Seats For Large Conference

One of the largest conference groups in the Bermuda Tourism Authority’s five-year history begins arriving on the island today and Air Canada is flying in hundreds of seats of added capacity to meet the demand. “The Canadian Construction Association [CCA] expects about 700 guests for its annual conference, consisting of delegates, delegates’... Read more of this article

Governance Professionals Of Canada Workshop

Governance Professionals Of Canada Workshop

Governance Professionals of Canada [GPC] hosted a workshop in Bermuda this week for their members and local Governance and compliance professionals, and the Minister of Labour, Community Affairs and Sports Lovitta Foggo was invited to present opening remarks. GPC‘s is a membership organization for governance professionals in Canada. Its members deal... Read more of this article

Students To Visit Various Canadian Universities

Students To Visit Various Canadian Universities

Saltus students are set to travel to Canada to view different universities as part of a fact-finding tour to help them make informed decisions about their future education. Tanja Walker, the school’s University Support and Guidance liaison and teacher of Biology and Marine Science, said Saltus offered the Canadian Universities Tour every year to SGY2... Read more of this article

Canadian Colleges & Universities Visiting Island

Canadian Colleges & Universities Visiting Island

Representatives from eight Atlantic Canadian colleges and universities will be in Bermuda next week to visit local secondary schools and meet with prospective students and their families. This visit is part of a long standing educational history between Bermuda and Atlantic Canada, with the Atlantic Canadian Education Fair to be held on Monday, October... Read more of this article

Eight Arrested In Canada After Joint Investigation

Eight Arrested In Canada After Joint Investigation

In 2016, Bermuda police arrested two Canadians for the importation of fentanyl from Canada to Bermuda and following a “joint investigation to tackle transnational crime,” the Royal Canadian Mounted Police conducted an operation in Toronto which culminated in the arrest of eight people in Canada, and the seizure of fentanyl, cocaine, methamphetamine,... Read more of this article

Canada Day Party Moves To Docksiders

Canada Day Party Moves To Docksiders

With inclement weather again in the forecast for the weekend, the Association of Canadians in Bermuda [ACIB] will host its annual Canada Day BBQ Beach Party tomorrow [July 14] from 12.00pm to 7.00pm at Docksiders. The event flyer says, “Show your support for ACIB! For only $25 you can purchase a lunch combo at Docksiders! Includes a delicious meal... Read more of this article

Canada Day Party Postponed Due To Weather

Canada Day Party Postponed Due To Weather

Due to the possibility of inclement weather, the organizers of the Canada Day Beach Party and BBQ scheduled for Saturday [June 30] have decided to postpone the event to Saturday, July 14 from 12.00pm to 7.00pm at Warwick Long Bay Beach. A spokesperson said, “Due to the possibility of inclement weather, the organizers of the Canada Day Beach Party... Read more of this article

Canada Day BBQ Beach Party On June 30

Canada Day BBQ Beach Party On June 30

The Association of Canadians in Bermuda [ACIB] will host its annual Canada Day BBQ Beach Party on Saturday, June 30 from 12.00pm to 7.00pm at Warwick Long Bay. The event flyer says, “Show your support for ACIB! For only $25 you can purchase a lunch combo on the beach! Includes a delicious meal from IRG and 2 ice cold drinks. All-day Canadian music... Read more of this article

Leverock Drafted By Vancouver In Canada T20

Leverock Drafted By Vancouver In Canada T20

The inaugural Global T20 Canada Cricket League held their draft, with Bermudian Kamau Leverock selected by the Vancouver Knights. Jamaican coach Donovan Miller drafted Leverock in Round Twelve, and the Bermudian cricketer will be in the same team as Chris Gayle, Andre Russell, Evan Lewis and Tim Southee.According to their website, Global T20 Canada... Read more of this article

Canadian Govt Blocks Aecon Sale To CCCI

Canadian Govt Blocks Aecon Sale To CCCI

[Updated] The Government of Canada has ordered Aecon –  the company involved in Bermuda’s airport project — to cease their planned sale to a Chinese company, with the Canadian Government saying the decision was made “in order to protect national security.” CBC reported that Canada’s Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains said,... Read more of this article

First Atlantic Online Gateway Available In Canada

First Atlantic Online Gateway Available In Canada

First Atlantic Commerce [FAC], a global online payment gateway and payment solutions provider, is now available in Canada to online Canadian merchants. FAC is a Bermuda-based, feature-rich payment gateway that delivers customized and flexible online credit and debit card processing to businesses in the Latin American Caribbean Region including the Caribbean... Read more of this article