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Govt Ascertaining Interest For Canada Flight

Govt Ascertaining Interest For Canada Flight

Premier David Burt confirmed last night [May 13] that the Government is ”working to gauge interest in a flight and capacity to fill a plane” from Canada, and urged anyone who may be interested to please register online. Speaking at last night’s [May 13] press briefing, Premier Burt said, “We’ve also received a number of questions... Read more of this article

West Jet Flight For Students In Canada

West Jet Flight For Students In Canada

The Bermuda Government — through negotiations with the Canadian Consulate and West Jet — have arranged for Bermudian students still in Canada to be flown home, and a West Jet flight will depart from Toronto on Sunday. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Tourism and Transport advises that the Bermuda Government, through... Read more of this article

Canada Bans Cruises With Over 500 People

Canada Bans Cruises With Over 500 People

As a response to Covid-19, the Canadian Government said they will “defer the start of the cruise ship season” in Canada, effectively banning all cruise ships with more than 500 passengers and crew. The Canadian Government’s website said, “As a response to COVID-19, the Government of Canada will defer the start of the cruise ship... Read more of this article

Biometric Collection For Canadian Visas

Biometric Collection For Canadian Visas

The Ministry of National Security is advising the public that there will be an upcoming Biometric collection session for Bermudians seeking Canadian visas, which is set to take place on January 29th and 30th. Minister Wayne Caines said, “The public will be aware that specific identification criteria is now mandatory for some individuals applying... Read more of this article

70 Athletes From Canada Visit, Train In Bermuda

70 Athletes From Canada Visit, Train In Bermuda

Nearly 70 athletes from Canada’s University of Western Ontario Mustangs track & field team have spent the past week soaking up sunshine and island life, while getting valuable outdoor winter training in Bermuda. It’s the Mustangs’ second visit after spending a week on the island in December 2017. “We made a decision to go to a warm-weather... Read more of this article

Canadian Colleges & Universities Visiting Island

Canadian Colleges & Universities Visiting Island

Eight Atlantic Canadian college and university representatives from New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island will visit Bermuda next week, with the visit to include student advising appointments, senior school visits, and an educational fair on September 30. A spokesperson said, “Students, parents, and community members are invited... Read more of this article

Canada To Offer Biometrics Collection On Island

Canada To Offer Biometrics Collection On Island

From July 9 – 11, the Consulate General of Canada will have a team in Bermuda providing biometrics collection so Bermuda residents who have already applied either online or by mail for a visa, work or study permit, or permanent residence, can have their biometrics collected in Bermuda and avoid travelling overseas, Minister of National Security... Read more of this article

Photo Set II: Canada Day Celebration At Beach

Photo Set II: Canada Day Celebration At Beach

In celebration of Canada Day, a BBQ Beach Party was held at Warwick Long Bay this past weekend, with crowds of people spending the day socializing and having fun at the event, which was organised by the Association of Canadians in Bermuda [ACIB]. You can view our first set of photos of the Beach Party by clicking here, and all our coverage of past Canada... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Annual Canada Day Celebration

Photos & Video: Annual Canada Day Celebration

In celebration of Canada Day, the Association of Canadians in Bermuda [ACIB] hosted their Canada Day BBQ Beach Party on Saturday [June 29] at Warwick Long Bay, with crowds of people spending the afternoon socializing and having fun on the beach. For further information about the association email canadiansinbermuda@gmail.com. Annual Canada Day BBQ Beach... Read more of this article

Canada Day BBQ Beach Party On June 29

Canada Day BBQ Beach Party On June 29

The Association of Canadians in Bermuda [ACIB] will host its annual Canada Day BBQ Beach Party on Saturday, June 29 from 12.00pm to 7.00pm at Warwick Long Bay. A spokesperson said, “The annual Canada Day beach BBQ is happening on Saturday June 29, 2019 from 12-7pm. Come support the ACIB! For only $25 you can purchase a lunch combo on the beach.... Read more of this article

Video: Delegation Opens Toronto Stock Exchange

Video: Delegation Opens Toronto Stock Exchange

Bermuda Finance Minister Curtis Dickinson did the honours at a market-opening ceremony held at the Toronto Stock Exchange [TSX], accompanied by a delegation from the island. The group is in Toronto for a multi-industry forum, hosted today at The Ritz-Carlton by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA], along with related meetings with Canadian... Read more of this article

Yaffe & Gallardo To Speak At Industry Forum

Yaffe & Gallardo To Speak At Industry Forum

Canadian Consul General Phyllis Yaffe and fintech entrepreneur Lucia Gallardo will be keynote guest speakers at a one-day, multi-industry forum in Toronto next month showcasing Bermuda’s business links and mutually beneficial relationship with Canada. The Bermuda Business Development Agency said, ”Yaffe, Canada’s Consul General for Bermuda based... Read more of this article

Delegation Attends Tech Conference In Toronto

Delegation Attends Tech Conference In Toronto

Bermuda Premier David Burt turned the spotlight on the island’s innovation community for a sold-out audience of global entrepreneurs in Toronto this week at North America’s fastest-growing tech conference, the Bermuda Business Development Agency said. “Collision, which brought 25,000 delegates, including investors and start-ups, to the city’s... Read more of this article