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Adult & Youth Libraries Telephone Issues

Adult & Youth Libraries Telephone Issues

The Department of Libraries and Archives advised that the “Adult and Youth Libraries are experiencing issues receiving calls from One Communication telephone numbers.” A Government spokesperson said, “The situation is presently being rectified however in the interim, the libraries are still operational and can be reached via email. “Please... Read more of this article

Library & Archives Phone System Unavailable

Library & Archives Phone System Unavailable

The Department of Libraries and Archives advised that their phone system will be temporarily unavailable tomorrow [July 22]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Libraries and Archives would like to advise the public that their phone system will be temporarily unavailable on Thursday, July 22nd, 2021. “The Department will still... Read more of this article

Joao Soares Retires After 34 Years Of Service

Joao Soares Retires After 34 Years Of Service

Department of Parks employee Mr Joao Soares recently retired after over 34 years of public service. A Government spokesperson said, “Department of Parks employee Mr Joao Soares retired on Friday, 16 July, after 34 years in the Public Service. Mr Soares is well known as the caretaker of the Cabinet Office and Sessions House grounds. “He was... Read more of this article

Land Valuation Office To Temporarily Close

Land Valuation Office To Temporarily Close

The Department of Land Valuation office will be closed for floor installation works, and will reopen on Monday, July 26th at 8:30 am. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Land Valuation advises the public that its office will be closed from 5:00 p.m. on Friday, 16th of July for floor installation works. “The office will reopen... Read more of this article

Video: Ribbon Cutting At MDL New Location

Video: Ribbon Cutting At MDL New Location

[Updated] A ribbon cutting ceremony was held this afternoon [July 15] at the new location of the Molecular Diagnostic Laboratory [MDL]. We will have further information as able and in the meantime the live video replay is below.Update 5.47pm: Premier David Burt said, “Good afternoon ladies and gentlemen of the media: “Thank you for being... Read more of this article

Pension Payments Will Be Deposited Tomorrow

Pension Payments Will Be Deposited Tomorrow

The Department of Social Insurance advise its HSBC clients that pension payments will be deposited into their accounts after 1pm tomorrow [July 15]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Social Insurance would like to advise its HSBC clients that pension payments will be deposited into their accounts after 1pm tomorrow, July 15, 2021.... Read more of this article

Online Govt Services Interruption Overnight

Online Govt Services Interruption Overnight

[Updated] There will be a scheduled interruption of online Government services tomorrow [July 9] from 11.55pm to 4.30am on Saturday [July 10]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Information and Digital Technologies is advising that late tomorrow [July 9], there will be a scheduled interruption of online Government services for close... Read more of this article

Emancipation Youth Creativity Competition

Emancipation Youth Creativity Competition

As part of this month’s Emancipation observances, the Department of Culture is hosting its Emancipation Youth Creativity Competition, with the deadline for submissions on July 26. A Government spokesperson said, “As part of this month’s Emancipation observances, the Department of Culture is once again hosting its Emancipation Youth Creativity... Read more of this article

Workforce Development Dept Office Relocation

Workforce Development Dept Office Relocation

The Department of Workforce Development will be relocating their offices back to 23 Parliament Street. A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Workforce Development advises the public that our offices will be relocating back to 23 Parliament Street [Old Magistrate Court Building]. As a result, we will have minimal services from July 5th... Read more of this article

Premier’s Statement On Travel, Airport Issues

Premier’s Statement On Travel, Airport Issues

“What some Bermudians are experiencing at airports is heartbreaking, and we have made our displeasure known to the airlines themselves,” Premier David Burt said, adding that a message has been sent to the airlines saying that “no Bermudian should be denied entry into Bermuda.” Premier’s Statement The Premier said, “This... Read more of this article

Social Insurance Dept: Temporary Office Closure

Social Insurance Dept: Temporary Office Closure

The Department of Social Insurance advised that its office will be closed from 2:00pm on Thursday [June 17] and all day Friday [June 18] due to floor installation works, and will also be closed on Monday [June 21] to observe National Heroes Day, a public holiday. A Government spokesperson said, “The office will reopen and be accessible to the... Read more of this article

‘May Result In Unpleasant Odours Experienced’

‘May Result In Unpleasant Odours Experienced’

During the week of June 7th, the Ministry “will conduct its Biannual Septage Waste Disposal Operations” which “may result in unpleasant odours experienced in the residential areas surrounding the Marsh Folly Composting Facility.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works advises that during the week of 7... Read more of this article

Govt To Launch New Company Registry System

Govt To Launch New Company Registry System

The Registrar of Companies is launching the first phase of its new online company registry system on June 7, 2021. A Government spokesperson said, “This new online registry will allow the public to view all corporate registers maintained by the Registrar of Companies. Statutory filings and applications can also be made online. “The Registrar of... Read more of this article