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‘Pawsitively Purrfect’ Campaign Donate To SPCA

‘Pawsitively Purrfect’ Campaign Donate To SPCA

JM Smucker and Butterfield & Vallis donated $1,245.96 to Bermuda Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals [SPCA]. A spokesperson said, “JM Smucker and Butterfield & Vallis recently completed the first quarter of their “Pawsitively Purrfect” campaign. “For a limited time, with the purchase of any JM Smucker pet food and pet... Read more of this article

BEDC: Register For $13M Construction Stimulus

BEDC: Register For $13M Construction Stimulus

Registration is opening to “help pre-qualify small and medium sized construction industry companies interested in being considered for a portion of the Government’s $13.4 million stimulus programme.” A spokesperson said, “In support of the Ministry of Public Work’s Stimulus Programme, the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation [BEDC]... Read more of this article

Minister: Impact Of Labour Act Amendments

Minister: Impact Of Labour Act Amendments

Minister of Labour Jason Hayward released the following statement regarding the impact of the Employment Amendment Act 2020 and Labour Relations and Trade Union [Consolidation] Act 2020. Minister Hayward said, “The overarching aim of the Ministry of Labour is the expansion of jobs within Bermuda. In order to ensure that this is achieved, the legislative... Read more of this article

Video: SailGP Jobs & Opportunities Webinar

Video: SailGP Jobs & Opportunities Webinar

The webinar hosted by Bermuda Tourism Authority [BTA] on SailGP jobs and business opportunities is now accessible online. A spokesperson said, “A total of more than 150 people attended the 90-minute, January 8 webinar, hosted by the BTA and featuring SailGP Event Director Jennie Kim and Head of Marketing & Innovation Michael Porter; SailGP... Read more of this article

2021 Restaurant Weeks Begins Tomorrow

2021 Restaurant Weeks Begins Tomorrow

The Bermuda-inspired Restaurant Weeks 2021 is set to begin tomorrow [Jan 14], marking the festival’s 10th anniversary. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda’s distinct food culture, and the harvest heroes behind it, will be front and centre starting Thursday, when an extended version of the island’s annual Restaurant Weeks kicks off the festival’s... Read more of this article

BMA Grants Class 4 Licence To Canopius Re

BMA Grants Class 4 Licence To Canopius Re

Canopius announced that its Bermuda-based reinsurance company Canopius Reinsurance Limited [Canopius Re] has been granted a Class 4 Reinsurer licence by the Bermuda Monetary Authority. A spokesperson said, “The reclassification will significantly extend Canopius Re’s scope, enabling it to increase gross written premiums and write more third-party... Read more of this article

Hamilton Insurance Appoint Ormes, Mognetti

Hamilton Insurance Appoint Ormes, Mognetti

Hamilton Insurance Group, Ltd.  announced the appointment of Trevor Ormes as Deputy Active Underwriter of Syndicate 4000 and Head of Professional Lines, and Florence Mognetti as Head of Political Risk. A spokesperson said, “Hamilton Insurance Group, Ltd. announced two senior appointments in its Lloyd’s operations, Hamilton Managing Agency... Read more of this article

One Communications Jan 8 Share Repurchases

One Communications Jan 8 Share Repurchases

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], One Communications Ltd. advised that pursuant to BSX Regulation Section IIA 6.14[2][i], on 8th January 2021, 500 shares were repurchased for calcellation at a price of $4.10 and on 11 January 2021, 138,874 shares were repurchased for calcellation at an average price of $3.98. Related... Read more of this article

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Jan 12 2021

Bermuda Stock Exchange Report: Jan 12 2021

January 12 saw 2,858 shares trade on the Bermuda Stock Exchange, valued at $97,198.00 BD. 2,858 shares were traded by Bank of N.T. Butterfield Ltd, closing up 0.7% at $34.25 per share. The BSX finished at 2,193.96, up 0.57% on the day. There was 1 advance, 0 declines, and 61 remained unchanged. The full report for the day is available here [PDF]. Related... Read more of this article

Argus Advises BSX Of Shareholdings

Argus Advises BSX Of Shareholdings

In a filing with the Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX], Argus Group Holdings Limited has advised the BSX that a “shareholder, Equilibria Capital Management Limited, has acquired a beneficial interest of fifteen-point three six percent [15.36%] of the Company’s securities.” These notices are made pursuant to the BSX Listing Regulations Section... Read more of this article

Mitchell Foote & Michael Cann Promoted

Mitchell Foote & Michael Cann Promoted

MarketPlace announced the promotions of Bermudians Mitchell Foote and Michael Cann to store managers. A spokesperson said, “Mr Foote and Mr Cann previously served as assistant store managers at Shelly Bay MarketPlace and Somerset MarketPlace, respectively. “In their new roles, Mr Foote and Mr Cann will oversee store operations at A1 Smiths and A1... Read more of this article

Coralisle Group Continues Community Support

Coralisle Group Continues Community Support

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Coralisle Group has donated more than $100,000 to non-profit organizations throughout their jurisdictions in 2020. A spokesperson said, “The COVID-19 pandemic has upset ways of life around the world, creating challenges scarcely imaginable one year ago. “Social distancing, face masking, lockdowns and quarantines... Read more of this article

Apply For Summer Employment Programme

Apply For Summer Employment Programme

The Department of Workforce Development will be accepting applications for the Summer Employment Program starting this Friday. In an online post, the Bermuda Government said, “The Department of Workforce Development will be accepting applications for the Summer Employment Program from Friday, January 15, 2021 to February 15, 2021. All Bermudian... Read more of this article