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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

Tragedy In Toronto: Ten Dead After Van Attack

Tragedy In Toronto: Ten Dead After Van Attack

[Written by Don Burgess] The co-owner of Edgehill Manor was driving along Yonge Street in Toronto just minutes before a man killed ten people, and injured 14 others with his van as it smashed its way down a busy sidewalk. Chris Morris told Bernews he left his mother-in-laws place to take a trip on the 401 Freeway. “At 1:30 the guy went careening... Read more of this article

Bermuda Business Forums To Be Held In Canada

Bermuda Business Forums To Be Held In Canada

A 14-strong delegation of industry representatives will head to Canada next month to promote the corporate benefits of setting up a captive insurance company in Bermuda. Led by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA], the roadshow includes half-day executive forums in British Columbia and Ontario—in Vancouver on May 15 and Toronto on May 17—as... Read more of this article

Canada’s Security Review Delays Aecon Deal

Canada’s Security Review Delays Aecon Deal

Aecon — the company involved in Bermuda’s airport project — confirmed that the ‘outside date’ for their proposed acquisition by a Chinese company has been extended from February 23 to March 30, as the Canadian Government has “ordered a continuation of the national security review.” Canada’s CBC news... Read more of this article

Video & Photos: HMCS Toronto Visits Bermuda

Video & Photos: HMCS Toronto Visits Bermuda

The military vessel HMCS Toronto is visiting Bermuda, with the Royal Canadian Navy ship arriving on Friday. The Royal Canadian Navy website says, “Third of her class, Toronto was commissioned in her namesake city on 29 July 1993. A year later, she was on duty in the Adriatic, helping enforce United Nations sanctions against the former Yugoslavia.... Read more of this article