Category Archives: OPINION

STUDENTS AT GILBERT INSTITUTE RECOGNISED FOR BEING ‘GREAT’!

The GREAT programme is a youth educational awareness initiative that teaches life-skill lessons to address anti-social behavior and crime in Bermuda. Part of the programme’s goal is to help students develop positive solutions and decisions when dealing with tough decisions and peer pressure. Since the introduction of the programme in 2014, over 700 students have participated. Senator Baron said, “We […]

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 […]

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 […]

BERMUDA DELEGATION EXPLORES THE AZORES

Following yesterday’s Memorandum of Understanding signing between the Governments of Bermuda and the Azores, Premier Michael Dunkley and the Bermuda delegation engaged in a full slate of activities to see the cultural and natural landmarks of the Island and to learn about the Azores’ business and technology sectors. The day’s activities included a tour of […]