Category Archives: EVENTS

BE CAREFUL OF INTERNET SCAMMERS, WARNS MINISTRY OF NATIONAL SECURITY

In the wake of recent cyber security concerns in the US and as a follow up to recent Bermuda Police Service (BPS) updates about fraudulent email scams, in a timely advisory, the Ministry of National Security is reminding the public to be vigilant about the latest cyber security attacks. In this case, “Whaling” or “Spear […]

MENTAL HEALTH COURT TO BE OFFICIALLY OPENED TODAY

The Ministry of Legal Affairs and the Department of Court Services will host the official opening of the Bermuda Mental Health Treatment Court Programme (MHTCP) today. After years of preparation and development, the Ministry, in partnership with other agencies, launched the pilot programme in October 2013. The programme models the Drug Treatment Court Programme and […]

OPPOSITION DISAPPOINTED BY LOWER HOUSE’S VOTE TO PRIVATISE AIRPORT

We are disappointed, yet not surprised, that the OBA Government acted against the best interests of Bermudians by voting to privatise our airport for 30 years.” This coming from Opposition Leader and Shadow Finance Minister David Burt via a press statement. “This deal will send $2.4 billion of revenue to a Canadian company, while Bermudian […]

LOCAL SCHOOL CHILDREN FEATURED IN AMERICA’S CUP CAMPAIGN

Residents will see the photo of their child or a friend’s child featured on the back of public buses from this week as America’s Cup Bermuda launches a public promotion that celebrates locals. The ‘America’s Cup is Our Cup’ bus back promotion features eight America’s Cup Endeavour graduates who represent the hundreds of 10 to […]

AFTER 14 YEARS AT THE HELM, SPENCER COMPLETES TENURE WITH BBA

The Bermuda Basketball Association International Affairs Committee (IAC) has announced that Coach Roderick Spencer has declined the invitation to continue as Head Coach of the Senior Men’s National Team Programme, thus vacating the position. Coach Spencer held the position since 2002. Throughout the years, he has shown unconditional commitment and dedication towards the Men’s National Team Programme. […]

PREMIER HAILS MOU SIGNING AS AN “HISTORIC OCCASION”

Premier Michael Dunkley officially signed a memorandum of understanding with Vasco Cordeiro, president of the Autonomous Region of Azores this morning. The MOU signifies the historical, cultural, educational, environmental and commercial ties that unite the territories of Bermuda and the Azores. Hailing the event as as an “historic occasion” for both Bermuda and the Azores, Premier Dunkley said, “We view the […]