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Minister Caines Meets With NCA In London

Minister Caines Meets With NCA In London

Earlier today [Sept 5], while in London, the Minister of National Security Wayne Caines met with representatives of the National Crime Agency [NCA] International, where he discussed investigative procedures regarding child sexual offences. During the Minister’s visit, he observed the Child Exploitation and Online Protection [CEOP] Threat Leadership... Read more of this article

BFIS Student Scholars Heading To London

BFIS Student Scholars Heading To London

For the 10th year, BFIS is sending a team of students to experience the London insurance market through their ‘Intro to Insurance Programme’. This year’s students, Ciara Burrows, Zachary Friesen, Kimika Jackson and Daniel Oatley are all BFIS Scholars, with Ciara in her final co-op year of Law and Economics at Waterloo University; Zachary just... Read more of this article

Two Officers Honoured At Buckingham Palace

Two Officers Honoured At Buckingham Palace

Commissioner of Police Mr. Michael DeSilva, and retired Assistant Commissioner Mr. Carlton Adams, were recently honoured at an investiture held at Buckingham Palace.A police spokesperson said, “Commissioner of Police Mr. Michael DeSilva, and retired Assistant Commissioner Mr. Carlton Adams, were recently honoured at an investiture held at Buckingham... Read more of this article

250 Delegates Attend Bermuda Forum In London

250 Delegates Attend Bermuda Forum In London

Leaders of Bermuda’s global business sector highlighted the breadth, advantages and significant economic impact of the island’s financial market during an awareness-raising cross-industry forum held in London yesterday by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA]. Premier David Burt officially opened the day-long forum after meeting with Britain’s... Read more of this article

Premier, Executives To Speak At London Forum

Premier, Executives To Speak At London Forum

Premier David Burt will join more than two-dozen Bermuda executives in a multi-industry forum being held in London next week to showcase the breadth of expertise and advantages offered by the island’s global business market. Organised by the Bermuda Business Development Agency [BDA], the one-day event Tuesday, November 28 at ME London has attracted... Read more of this article

Young People Urged To Attend Reception In UK

Young People Urged To Attend Reception In UK

Generation Next is encouraging young people to attend ‘The Bermuda Reception’ in London on Monday, November 27 from 7.30pm to 10.00pm hosted by Premier David Burt. A spokesperson said, “Generation Next encourages all young Bermudians studying and residing in the United Kingdom to attend the ‘Bermuda Reception’, a networking event being... Read more of this article

Premier To Host Event For Bermudians In UK

Premier To Host Event For Bermudians In UK

Premier and Minister of Finance David Burt will be hosting a reception for Bermudians living in the United Kingdom on November 27, providing opening remarks and answering questions. A Government spokesperson said, “On 27 November, 2017, from 7:30pm to 10:00pm, the Premier and Minister of Finance, David Burt, will host a reception for Bermudians... Read more of this article

Ironshore Expands Into US & London Markets

Ironshore Expands Into US & London Markets

Ironshore Inc. announced the formation of Iron-Excess, an expansion of the Iron-Starr Excess underwriting agency business model that has been serving the Bermuda market since 2009. Iron-Excess will service the U.S. and London insurance markets and the agency expansion will be led by Steve Horton. The company said that Iron-Excess will “enable... Read more of this article

Bermudians Urged To ‘Remain Vigilant’ In UK

Bermudians Urged To ‘Remain Vigilant’ In UK

The Government of Bermuda London Office has advised “Bermudians in the UK to remain vigilant of their surroundings” following the events in London yesterday morning. An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of a terror offence in connection with Friday’s attack on a London Tube train, in which 30 people were injured after the explosion... Read more of this article

Ben Ainslie: ‘Thoughts & Prayers Go Out To All’

Ben Ainslie: ‘Thoughts & Prayers Go Out To All’

“Hard to take the news of more attacks in London. Thoughts and prayers go out to all those involved,” Sir Ben Ainslie said. The comments from Ainslie — the skipper of British team Land Rover BAR who is in Bermuda taking part in the America’s Cup — follow after last night’s terror attack in London, which left seven... Read more of this article

UK Internship Program & Summer Employment

UK Internship Program & Summer Employment

The Department of Workforce Development and the Bermuda London Office are reminding Bermudians that applications are still being accepted from those currently studying and residing in the United Kingdom for internship opportunities. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Workforce Development and the Bermuda London Office is reminding... Read more of this article

British Airways Unveils New Lounges At Gatwick

British Airways Unveils New Lounges At Gatwick

British Airways has unveiled its luxurious new premium lounges and check in area at Gatwick Airport’s South Terminal, with the company saying it will “enhance the travel experience for customers to Bermuda, whose flights depart from and arrive at London Gatwick South Terminal.” A spokesperson said, “With sweeping views of the runway,... Read more of this article

Flags At Cabinet And Govt House At Half-Mast

Flags At Cabinet And Govt House At Half-Mast

As a mark of respect for the victims of the attack in London, flags at the Cabinet Building and Government House were at half-mast yesterday. Following the attacks, Governor John Rankin said he is grateful to the Premier, the Leader of the Opposition and the many other people in Bermuda who have expressed their sympathy and support. “As Prime Minister... Read more of this article