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“The 5 C’s Of Business Success” Webinar

“The 5 C’s Of Business Success” Webinar

In celebration of Financial Literacy Month, a free virtual summit entitled “The 5 C’s Of Business Success” will be held on Saturday, April 24 from 11.00am to 1.00pm via Zoom. A spokesperson said, “It’s Financial Literacy Month and five black women financial professionals are empowering small business’ finances. “The... Read more of this article

“Safe Environment For Associates & Customers”

“Safe Environment For Associates & Customers”

“Our most urgent priority throughout this pandemic has been to provide a safe environment for our associates and customers,” the MarketPlace said. The MarketPlace posted a graphic on social media, saying: “The MarketPlace works closely with the government and public health officials and follows their guidelines. We do everything possible... Read more of this article

Video: US President Biden Mentions Bermuda

Video: US President Biden Mentions Bermuda

Speaking during a recent press briefing, U.S. President Joe Biden said he has “proposed a global minimum tax” which means “companies aren’t going to be able to hide their income in places like the Cayman Islands and Bermuda, in tax havens.” President Biden said, “I’ve also proposed a global minimum tax, which is being proposed... Read more of this article

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 17

Shipping Schedule: Week Starting April 17

The Department of Marine & Ports Services has released the weekly shipping schedule for ship arrivals commencing on Saturday April 17th.On Friday the Iberica Knutsen LNG tanker is expected, on Saturday the STI Brixton oil products tanker will arrive, and on Sunday the Oleander container ship is scheduled to arrive. On Tuesday the Somers Isles... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 16 2021

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 16 2021

April 16 saw 0 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange. The BSX finished at 2,594.91, up 5.31% on the day. There were 0 advances, 0 declines, and 59 remained unchanged. The full report for the day is available here [PDF], and the full report for the week is available here [PDF]. Related Stories‘Active And Significant... Read more of this article

Farmers & Fishermen Can Sell With Exemption

Farmers & Fishermen Can Sell With Exemption

The Department of Environment and Natural Resources issued advisories this evening saying that per the Stay at Home Regulations, registered commercial farmers and licenced fishermen are “exempt to move about in the course of performing their work”, and they will be permitted to sell local produce at certain roadside stalls or their home... Read more of this article

OBA On St. Regis Exemption & Rescinding

OBA On St. Regis Exemption & Rescinding

Shadow Minister of Works & Engineering and Tourism Craig Cannonier has released a statement regarding the exemption process for the St. Regis Hotel, which has since been rescinded. Mr. Cannonier said, “The error was not in issuing an exemption to St. Regis, the error was in rescinding the exemption by the Minister of National Security. “Bermuda... Read more of this article

Ascendant Group Assist Food Drive For Seniors

Ascendant Group Assist Food Drive For Seniors

The companies of AG Holdings Limited, AIRCARE, iEPC and iFM, recently supported the Bermuda Conference YPD annual food drive to assist seniors in need. Staff from across the group of companies bought food which was donated to the Bermuda Conference YPD and distributed to seniors in partnership with Age Concern.” AG Holdings President Judith Uddin... Read more of this article

Island Boat Club Expands Fleet With Scout 195

Island Boat Club Expands Fleet With Scout 195

Island Boat Club – a boat membership program — has expanded its fleet with the purchase of a Scout 195 Sportfish boat. A spokesperson said, “The club made the decision in response to an uptick in interest and member registration over the past month. The 20ft centre console joins the club’s two Axopar 28 T-Tops to round out the... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 15 2021

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: April 15 2021

April 15 saw 0 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange. The BSX finished at 2,594.91, even on the day. There were 0 advances, 0 declines, and 59 remained unchanged. The full report for the day is available here [PDF]. Related Stories‘Active And Significant Year For The BSX’ MIH Acquires 100% Ownership Of The... Read more of this article

Farmer’s Stand Closed, Petition, Govt Comment

Farmer’s Stand Closed, Petition, Govt Comment

[Updated with comment from Government] A petition was started today — attaining over 2,000 signatures in under 5 hours — asking the Bermuda Government to “allow people to buy from farm and fisherman stalls” during the Stay At Home period, which began on Tuesday. This follows after a local farming business posted on social media... Read more of this article

RA Fee Increase To Be Applied Starting In May

RA Fee Increase To Be Applied Starting In May

The RA fee increase, as mandated by the RA, will be applied to bills beginning on May 1st, BELCO advised today. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Electric Light Company Limited [BELCO] has advised customers that the Bermuda Regulatory Authority [RA] announced on Wednesday, April 14 that electricity fees paid to the RA [‘RA fee’] will temporarily increase. “The... Read more of this article

Leonard Williams Named One Of ’30 Under 30′

Leonard Williams Named One Of ’30 Under 30′

Leonard Williams has been named one of Destinations International’s 2021 30 Under 30 recipients. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] is thrilled to announce that Leonard Williams has been named one of Destinations International’s 2021 30 Under 30 recipients. “Williams, Experience Satisfaction Coordinator, has been employed... Read more of this article