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ShoreLink App Launch Postponed Until July 8

ShoreLink App Launch Postponed Until July 8

The Ministry of Transport advised that the launch date of the Shorelink App has been postponed to 8 July 2024. A Ministry of Transport spokesperson stated, “Following consultation, we have determined that two additional weeks will give us sufficient time to allow for further training with the Department of Public Transportation and Marine & Ports... Read more of this article

Gold The Label & Mikaela Ian Pearman

Gold The Label & Mikaela Ian Pearman

Gold The Label collaborated with media professional, Mikaela Ian Pearman to “anchor the idea that luxury is for every woman, every occasion and can be implemented in their daily lives from their accessories right on through to the way they take care of their bodies and overall well-being.” A spokesperson said, “Recognizing the importance... Read more of this article

Video: June 22nd Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: June 22nd Bernews Morning Newsflash

KPMG donates to WindReach Bermuda, Minister Owen Darrell attends CTA Caribbean Week in NY, Bermuda Day Float and Fund Awards ceremony, Bermuda National Trust Annual Awards and Newport Bermuda Race start are some of the stories in this morning’s [June 22nd] Bernews Newsflash. The Bernews Morning Newsflash includes an overview of the latest Bermuda... Read more of this article

Video: 2024 Newport Bermuda Race Start

Video: 2024 Newport Bermuda Race Start

This afternoon [June 21], just over 160 boats set sail from Newport as the 53rd Newport Bermuda Race got underway, with the fleet making the 635-nautical mile journey to Bermuda. “The first night is expected to be slow as storms affecting southern New England have dampened the wind. It’s a race to get away from land and into the next prevailing... Read more of this article

Photos: 2024 Bermuda Day Float Awards

Photos: 2024 Bermuda Day Float Awards

The Department of Culture held its Bermuda Day Float and Fund Awards ceremony at the Bermuda National Gallery, with Minister Owen Darrell presenting certificates to awardees across various categories. This year’s award winners are: Natural Heritage Float: 1st – Department of Culture Upcycled Float: 1st – Delta Sigma Theta Sorority,... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda National Trust Annual Awards

Photos: Bermuda National Trust Annual Awards

The Bermuda National Trust Annual Awards were presented, recognising individuals, organisations, groups and schools that have worked to protect and promote Bermuda’s natural and cultural heritage. A spokesperson said, “The Bermuda National Trust’s annual heritage awards were presented on 20 June. The awards, sponsored by Butterfield &... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: June 21 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: June 21 ZBM Evening News

With an aim to expand the way they deliver their news to the community, the Bermuda Broadcasting Company is continuing to live stream their evening news programme online for viewers both on the island and abroad. The live video will begin at 7.00pm, and play to 7.30pm, and then the replay will be available: Related Stories 30 Minute Video: June... Read more of this article

Minister Attends CTA Caribbean Week In NY

Minister Attends CTA Caribbean Week In NY

Minister of Tourism, Culture and Sport Owen Darrell recently attended Caribbean Week hosted by the Caribbean Tourism Organisation [CTO] in New York from June 16 – 21, 2024. A Government spokesperson said, “This year’s event at the InterContinental New York Times Square, marked the organisation’s 35th anniversary. It brought together... Read more of this article

KPMG Donates To WindReach Bermuda

KPMG Donates To WindReach Bermuda

On May 31, more than 100 KPMG staff contributed $10,000 in services and materials to WindReach Bermuda for Make a Difference Day [MaDD]. A spokesperson said, “On Friday, May 31, over 100 KPMG staff went to WindReach Bermuda for the firm’s annual Make a Difference Day. In total, KPMG contributed over $10,000 in services and materials to WindReach,... Read more of this article

Since 2023, 18 Cases Of Seniors Being Scammed

Since 2023, 18 Cases Of Seniors Being Scammed

The police confirmed that since January 2023, they have investigated 18 cases involving seniors being duped out of approximately $1.5 million dollars by online fraudsters. A police spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Police Service [BPS], wishes to remind the public of the need to help protect our senior citizens against falling victim to scams in... Read more of this article

Video: June 21st Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: June 21st Bernews Morning Newsflash

Seniors being scammed by online fraudsters, Household Income and Expenditure Survey, OBA Senator Dwayne Robinson on tourism, Ariel Re welcomes four summer interns, iEPC promotes Ricardo Graham-Ward, IoD appoints Michelle Cardwell as Executive Director and Friends of Sandys to hold Cup Match Walkabout are some of the stories in this morning’s [June... Read more of this article

iEPC Promotes Ricardo Graham-Ward

iEPC Promotes Ricardo Graham-Ward

Engineering company iEPC Limited today [June 20] congratulated Ricardo Graham-Ward on being promoted to Senior Engineer -Team Leader. A spokesperson said, “Ricardo is a civil/structural engineer and registered as a Chartered Engineer in the UK and Professional Engineer in Bermuda. He is also a certified Project Management Professional [PMP] and NACE... Read more of this article

Household Income And Expenditure Survey

Household Income And Expenditure Survey

The Department of Statistics issued a reminder to the public about the ongoing 2024 Household Income and Expenditure Survey [HIES] data collection, which commenced on January 2, 2024. A Government spokesperson said, “Historically conducted approximately every ten years, the HIES is an island-wide survey of 1,500 randomly selected private households.... Read more of this article

OBA Senator Dwayne Robinson On Tourism

OBA Senator Dwayne Robinson On Tourism

“Tourism needs rebuilding and we are forcing our flagship entity to operate with less and less year over year, yet expecting an increase in results,” Opposition Senator Dwayne Robinson said. Senator Robinson said, “Is this PLP Government committed to the growth of the Hospitality and Tourism sector of our economy. So far, their track record has... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: June 20 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: June 20 ZBM Evening News

With an aim to expand the way they deliver their news to the community, the Bermuda Broadcasting Company is continuing to live stream their evening news programme online for viewers both on the island and abroad. The live video will begin at 7.00pm, and play to 7.30pm, and then the replay will be available: Related Stories 30 Minute Video: June... Read more of this article

IoD Appoints Cardwell As Executive Director

IoD Appoints Cardwell As Executive Director

The Executive Committee of the Institute of Directors Limited [IoD Bermuda] has appointed Michelle Cardwell as the new Executive Director, a position she will hold until their next AGM. A spokesperson said, “Ms Cardwell has been active with the IoD Bermuda since 2015, serving on the Executive Committee as a Membership Director and as a past Chair.... Read more of this article