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Accountant General’s Office To Close Early

Accountant General’s Office To Close Early

The Accountant General’s Offices will be closing at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday [Oct 22] and will re-open on Friday [Oct 23]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Accountant General’s Offices [including the Cashiers’ Office] will be closing at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday October 22, 2020 to allow the staff to attend the funeral of one of their colleagues. “The... Read more of this article

Govt: Five Permanent Secretary Reassignments

Govt: Five Permanent Secretary Reassignments

There have been five Permanent Secretary reassignments, the Government announced this morning. A Government spokesperson said, “The Head of the Public Service, Dr. Derrick Binns, today announced five Permanent Secretary reassignments.Dr. Jennifer Attride-Stirling – Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Community Affairs and Sports Aideen Ratteray... Read more of this article

Bermuda To Celebrate Caribbean Statistics Day

Bermuda To Celebrate Caribbean Statistics Day

The Department of Statistics will observe the 12th Annual Caribbean Statistics Day tomorrow [Oct 15]. A Government spokesperson said, “Tomorrow, 15 October, the Department of Statistics will observe the 12th Annual Caribbean Statistics Day. Also another milestone will be observed this month, the 3rd World Statistics Day on the 20th October. The... Read more of this article

‘Operations May Result In Unpleasant Odors’

‘Operations May Result In Unpleasant Odors’

The Biannual Septage Waste Disposal Operations “may result in unpleasant odors being experienced in the residential areas surrounding the Marsh Folly Composting Facility,” the Ministry has advised. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works is advising that during the week of 26 October 2020, it will conduct its Biannual... Read more of this article

Daron Raynor Appointed Chief Information Officer

Daron Raynor Appointed Chief Information Officer

Daron Raynor has been appointed as the Chief Information Officer for the Department of Information and Digital Technologies. A Government spokesperson said, “Head of the Public Service, Dr. Derrick Binns, today announced the appointment of Mr. Daron Raynor as the Chief Information Officer for the Department of Information and Digital Technologies. “Mr.... Read more of this article

Temporary Disruption To TCD Examinations

Temporary Disruption To TCD Examinations

Due to today’s 12 noon BPSU membership meeting, “no vehicle examinations will be carried out at the TCD from 11.45am Friday [Oct 2] until 15 minutes after the BPSU membership meeting ends.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Transport is advising that due to today’s 12 noon BPSU membership meeting, no vehicle examinations... Read more of this article

Ahad Appointed As Bermuda Representative

Ahad Appointed As Bermuda Representative

The Cabinet Office announced today the appointment of Ms. Aliyyah Ahad as the Government of Bermuda representative in Brussels, Belgium. A spokesperson said, “This appointment comes at the end of the tenure of The Hon. M. D. Renee Webb JP who had filled the position since 2018.” Premier David Burt said: “Let me first extend my thanks to... Read more of this article

Government & Bermuda Landscapers Association

Government & Bermuda Landscapers Association

The Ministry of Labour announced a partnership with the Bermuda Landscapers Association and the launch of a joint employment registration drive for landscaping professionals beginning Thursday [Sept 24]. A Government spokesperson said, “Those that are encouraged to register include persons who:have previous landscaping/gardening experience in a... Read more of this article

Relocation Of Workforce Development Section

Relocation Of Workforce Development Section

The Department of Workforce Development and Labour Relations Section has relocated to the fourth floor of the Dame Lois Brown Evans building. A government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Labour advises the public that both the Department of Workforce Development and the Labour Relations Section team have relocated to the fourth floor, Dame... Read more of this article

Video: Historic Land Losses Commission

Video: Historic Land Losses Commission

[Updated] A hearing is being held for the Commission of Inquiry into Historic Losses of Land in Bermuda today [Sept 8], and it is being streamed live by the Government media, who posted the video below captioned, “The Government of Bermuda holds a commission to review the question of historic losses of land in Bermuda.” Update: The live... Read more of this article

New Location: Dept Of Child & Family Services

New Location: Dept Of Child & Family Services

The Department of Child and Family Services [DCFS] will move to a new location at 131 Front Street in Hamilton. A Government spokesperson said, “Department of Child and Family Services [DCFS] will move to a new location at 131 Front Street in Hamilton. “To facilitate the move, DCFS offices at Milner House, 36 Victoria Street and Magnolia... Read more of this article

TCD Rockaway Facility To Reopen On Wed

TCD Rockaway Facility To Reopen On Wed

The Transport Control Department [TCD] announced that its Rockaway testing facility will reopen tomorrow from 8am until 4pm. A Government spokesperson said, “The Transport Control Department [TCD] is pleased to announce that its Rockaway testing facility will reopen tomorrow, Wednesday September 2nd 2020 from 8am until 4pm. “However, at... Read more of this article

BAMZ Resumes Normal Operating Schedule

BAMZ Resumes Normal Operating Schedule

The Bermuda Aquarium Museum and Zoo [BAMZ] said their normal operating schedule resumed Monday, 31st August 2020. A spokesperson said, “As a reminder, BAMZ is now open Monday through Sunday from 9am, with last admissions at 4pm – and is open every day except Christmas Day. “Walk-in visits are accepted, but in order to reduce any wait times... Read more of this article