An environmental charity has pleaded with the public to follow fishing regulations to protect the island s marine life.The Bermuda Environmental Sustainability Taskforce said policies to ensure the long term health of Bermuda s waters should be followed.
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TradEd, the e trading platform that is used in house by BGC insurance companies globally, is now available to clients and carriers on the island, enabling placement of risk for all parties.The application is data first, and unusually for this type of system offers up to 700 structured data items via an application program interface (API).
The organisation;s website said, ;World Red Cross Day was recently marked, a day for a non profit that has been around for 138 years, serving in 192 nations, and backed by 12,000,000 volunteers. "This year, Bermuda Red Cross is celebrating 70 years of service to the community. We have worked hard to build up our services supporting the communities and make those services affordable to everyone. Our focus in celebrating our 70th year was to applaud the Bermuda community for supporting our organisation and services.
HAMILTON, Bermuda (BUSINESS WIRE) Apr 30, 2020
Shares of Butterfield Bank surged 13.2 per cent on the Bermuda Stock Exchange.The jump came before the release of the bank s financial results, which recorded net income of more than $40 million for the first three months of the year.
The roughly 2,000 pound female whale is being monitored by way of marine studies non profit OCEARCH who tagged it with a monitoring tool in September.OCEARCH makes use of GPS generation to track the movement of more than 400 tagged aquatic animals, including sharks, dolphins, whales, seals, and turtles. Their goal is to assist scientists in gathering formerly unattainable records within the ocean.
A spokesperson said, The COVID 19 pandemic has had a significant financial impact on Bermuda, and the Corporation of Hamilton COH is not immune to its effects. The Corporation of Hamilton, in consultation and agreement with the Bermuda Public Services Union and the Bermuda Industrial Union, has implemented a temporary 10% pay cut across the organization in an effort to remain buoyant and agile in these ever changing times.
A spokesperson said, ;The COVID 19 crisis may have changed the way the island will Relay For Life this year, but it has not stopped the mission of Bermuda Relay to raise funds to support access to cancer prevention, early detection, treatment and support, provided by Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre the Centre . "Money raised by the Relay community is needed now more than ever. People in our community are still hearing the words "you have cancer " and will have to make important health decisions which may be influenced by their current financial position.
The report on the Royal Navy website said, ;Royal Navy aviators have completed vital reconnaissance sorties over Bermuda after support ship RFA Argus arrived in the Caribbean ahead of hurricane season. "Three Commando Merlin helicopters of 845 Naval Air Squadron and a Wildcat of 815 Naval Air Squadron have joined Argus as she patrols the region in readiness to support British Overseas Territories during the hurricane season.
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There is no question that remote hearings in the Bermuda courts are a good means of ensuring the continued delivery of justice during these unprecedented times. Even though swift and huge progress has and will continue to be made in improving remote hearings, it is becoming more and more clear that we will need to work together under the effects of Covid 19 for many months to come to ensure the delivery of justice continues. Remote courts are conducted at the cost of the parties ability to properly connect to one another, and judges are likely to be compromised in their ability to conduct hearings with empathy, fairness, understanding and compassion all rightly valued as essential elements of the success of the court system.
The number of people testing positive for coronavirus in Bermuda is similar to the number here. As of Saturday morning, Bermuda had 48 confirmed cases with four deaths. In Cayman on Saturday morning, with no test results since Wednesday, the count stood at 45 positive samples and just one death. McLaughlin said a decision had been taken to sell the 35,000 kits to Bermuda as they are in need and we have sufficient kits now to test every single person in Cayman if necessary. "One hand wash the other, " the premier said, noting that the two territories are doing what they can to help each other in the current circumstances.
Five Bermuda students and residents returned to Bermuda from Canada in a private plane a few hours before the island began its shelter in place restrictions. They did so thanks to a collaboration between two of the island s major international business organisations and the Bermuda Government.
The Government was asked today to make personal protective equipment available to all healthcare and other at risk workers as the Bermuda Public Services Union marked World Health Day.Linda Bogle Mienzer, the BPSU second vice president, said that the day came after the sad news of two deaths on the island linked to Covid 19.
The transaction is subject to regulatory procedures and is expected to close in coming weeks. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.Lutece was founded in 2017 by industry veterans Erik Manning and Angus Ayliffe, each with decades of experience in reinsurance and ILS. Lutece is currently known in the ILS market for operating a very specific and targeted retro strategy, said Peak Re.
The day we feared has arrived, with notification that Bermuda has suffered its first deaths as a result of the Covid 19 disease.It is a sad day for the country.
Speaking during a news conference late Monday, Burt said it saddened him to announce Bermuda s first two victims, although he did not release their identities. Bermuda is currently under a 24 hour lockdown for two weeks.