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Live Video & Updates: Skyport Magic Mile

Live Video & Updates: Skyport Magic Mile

The always popular Skyport Magic Mile event is being held today [March 2] at the Flora Duffy Stadium at the National Sports Centre, and we will be providing live updates, photos and video as the island’s young runners hit the track. Your screen will automatically refresh with the latest updates: Related Stories Sol Delighted To Sponsor... Read more of this article

Photos: Warwick Academy Holds Career Expo

Photos: Warwick Academy Holds Career Expo

Senior school students at Warwick Academy had the opportunity to learn about a wide variety of careers during the school’s Career Expo held earlier this week, with over thirty businesses in attendance, providing students with insights about possible future career paths. Related Stories Photos:... Read more of this article

Minister Updates On UN Gender Equality Program

Minister Updates On UN Gender Equality Program

Speaking in the House of Assembly on Friday [March 1], Minister of Youth, Social Development and Seniors Tinée Furbert provided an update on the United Nations Joint Sustainable Development Goals Fund Programme: “Building Back Equal through Innovative Financing for Gender Equality and Women’s Empowerment.” The Minister’s full statement... Read more of this article

Feb 2024: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

Feb 2024: Top 10 Bernews Instagram Photos

During February 2024, the top 10 ‘most liked’ photos on the Bernews Instagram page included a turtle, Tanisha Edwards’ appointment, Aeziah Divine joining Microlise Cresswell Racing, Malachi Symonds announced as the OBA candidate for Constituency 15, young runners at MAAC Dash At Dark, BSOA’s ‘Whayasayin’?’ Exhibition, sea glass on... Read more of this article

Video: March 2nd Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: March 2nd Bernews Morning Newsflash

The Skyport Magic Mile is being held today, legislation to protect employee tips in effect, Minister Jason Hayward holds meetings in UAE, BNT opens registration for Palm Sunday Walk, WeSpeak empowers young women to speak out, David Gibbons recognized by Captive Review and BELCO now accepting scholarships applications are some of the stories in this... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: March 1 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: March 1 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: Feb 29... Read more of this article

Legislation To Protect Employee Tips In Effect

Legislation To Protect Employee Tips In Effect

The Ministry of Economy and Labour reminded the public that the Employment [Protection of Employee Tips and Other Gratuities] Amendment Act 2023 and the Procedural Guidance for determining the distribution of tips and other gratuities comes into effect today [March 1]. A Government spokesperson said, “The public is reminded that the Amendment... Read more of this article

BELCO Now Accepting Scholarships Applications

BELCO Now Accepting Scholarships Applications

BELCO advised that applications are now being accepted for the Company’s scholarship opportunities that are available to Bermudian students. A spokesperson said, “The application process opens today, 1 March 2024, and closes on 30 April 2024. There are several scholarships and awards available that will be awarded to prospective employees of the... Read more of this article

Minister Hayward Holds Meetings In UAE

Minister Hayward Holds Meetings In UAE

The Ministry of Economy and Labour provided an update on Minister of Economy and Labour Jason Hayward’s visit to the United Arab Emirates. A Government spokesperson said, “Minister Hayward has engaged in a series of strategic meetings to bolster Bermuda’s international presence and foster economic cooperation with the UAE. “A... Read more of this article

BNT Opens Registration For Palm Sunday Walk

BNT Opens Registration For Palm Sunday Walk

Registration is open for the 49th Palm Sunday Walk, which will be held by the Bermuda National Trust starting in Warwick Parish on March 24th. A spokesperson said, “Registration is now open for the Bermuda National Trust’s popular Palm Sunday Walk, now in its 49th year! “This year the walk will be held in Warwick Parish. As always, it... Read more of this article

WeSpeak Empowers Young Women To Speak Out

WeSpeak Empowers Young Women To Speak Out

WeSpeak Bermuda’s second Teen Boot Camp has “made a significant impact by empowering the island’s young women to find their voices, encouraging them to speak up to feel empowered,” the organizers said. A spokesperson said, ”Held at the AXA XL headquarters in Hamilton, the event was a powerful full-day workshop led by a number... Read more of this article

Video: March 1st Bernews Morning Newsflash

Video: March 1st Bernews Morning Newsflash

House of Assembly in session today, BHB receives $500,000 donation from patients, Minister Vance Campbell on PIPA & UK Meetings, PLP Drum Major Award recipients, Chris Spencer appointed as Director of TCD, One Comm volunteers with Meals on Wheels, BELCO opens Kite Safety Poster contest and Orange Bay opens new designer showroom are some of the stories... Read more of this article

February 2024: Top 10 Bernews “Photo Of Day”

February 2024: Top 10 Bernews “Photo Of Day”

In an effort to provide everyone with a look at the island’s natural beauty each morning, Bernews features a “Photo of the Day” in our email newsletters and on social media seven days a week. Judging by the number of reader’s “likes”, the month’s most popular photos included the captivating Front Street, waters at Grotto Bay Resort,... Read more of this article

30 Minute Video: Feb 29 ZBM Evening News

30 Minute Video: Feb 29 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: March... Read more of this article

Minister Campbell On PIPA & UK Meetings

Minister Campbell On PIPA & UK Meetings

“Bermuda must be ready for PIPA 2025,” said the Minister of the Cabinet Office Vance Campbell, who is leading a delegation to the UK for a series of meetings discussing Personal Information and Privacy Protection. A Government spokesperson said, “On Monday, Minister Campbell met with Vashti Maharaj, Adviser, Digital Trade Policy and... Read more of this article

Chris Spencer Appointed As Director Of TCD

Chris Spencer Appointed As Director Of TCD

The Head of the Public Service, Cherie Whitter, announced the appointment of T A ‘Chris’ Spencer as the Director of the Transport Control Department [TCD]. A Government spokesperson said, ”In his capacity as Director of TCD, Mr. Spencer will operate under the guidance of the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Transport. He will... Read more of this article