Business Business en-us Bermuda base for tycoons private jet Vodka tsar Roustam Tariko has based his 100 million private jet in Bermuda, The Royal Gazette can reveal. The massive Boeing 737 a passenger jet converted to VIP standard will be operated by the islands Longtail Aviation. John Amick, CEO of Longtail Aviation, declined to discuss the jets ownership, but aviation websites. .. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 EST Stevedoring Services awards scholarships Three students have received a share of a 10,000 education award from Stevedoring Services. Through the Stevedoring Services Limited Education Awards programme an annual 10,000 education award was created to assist student-dependents of Stevedoring Services employees, with funds for their tertiary level education. This years. .. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 EST ABIC scholarship recipients collect awards The Association of Bermuda International Companies has handed out 553,000 in scholarships to a total of 21 students. The awards were presented at a special lunch at Harbourfront restaurant at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute on Crow Lane last month. This years undergraduate award winners are Taahira Butterfield,. .. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 EST Bank shares edge higher A total of 195,000 shares worth 828,750 traded on The Royal GazetteBSX Index. The Bank of Butterfield saw 25 of its preference shares trade, lifting the price up 9. 99, or 1 per cent, at 1,050. HSBC Holdings shares ended the day 20 cents higher at 7, or up 2. 94 per cent, after 9,514 were traded. Insurance firm Argus was. .. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 19:02:00 EST Two directors join PartnerRe board Reinsurance company PartnerRe has announced two new directors. Bilge Ogut and Nikhil Srinivasan have both joined the board as independent directors. John Elkann, PartnerRe chairman, said On behalf of the board, I would like to extend a warm welcome to Bilge and Nikhil. They further strengthen the boards breadth of talent. .. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 EST Elevating our game Most of us have heard the phrase elevate your game! We all use elevators to move from lower to higher floors in a building. In your personal and business lives what do you do to move up and provide a better level of service to your community, your family, and your business? What are the factors that influence how you learn,. .. Tue, 23 Aug 2016 08:00:00 EST New restaurant to have a taste of Caribbean A new restaurant with a Caribbean flavour is to open in Warwick. And the public was given the chance to pick the name for the new venture in the old Hunts grocery store with a prize of food from the restaurant worth a total of 300 if their name is chosen. Nominations have now closed. Marico Thomas, owner of Four Star Pizza and. .. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 08:00:00 EST Scholarships awarded to hospitality students Two hospitality students got help with the cost of their studies thanks to a golf tournament held in memory of a top chef. Indiyah Mendes has been awarded 10,000 to help support her study for a degree in international hospitality and tourism management at Surrey University in England. Jaidah Bailey, studying for a BA degree in. .. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 08:00:00 EST Hurricanes worth the risk as yields fade TOKYO Bloomberg Japans bond investors are so desperate for yield that more and more of them are putting money in notes from insurers whose value can be wiped out by unexpectedly strong hurricanes or earthquakes. Catastrophe bonds in the US yield 3. 3 per cent on average, a Swiss RE AG index shows, beating the 1. 5 per cent yield on. .. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 08:00:00 EST Ascendant shares up Utilities firm Ascendant Group rose 15 cents, or 2. 8 per cent, on The Royal GazetteBSX Index. The move came after 12,700 shares changed hands, moving the shares to 5. 60. Insurance company BFampM stayed at 17. 15 after 858 shares sold. The Royal GazetteBSX Index closed up 1. 45 point, or 0. 11 per cent, at 1,360. 6. The. .. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 20:09:00 EST BSX ends week lower Shares worth more than 200,000 were traded on The Royal GazetteBSX Index last week. Butterfield Bank shares slipped six cents, or 2. 9 per cent, to 1. 99 after 56,190 shares were exchanged. Also falling was Polaris Holdings, which dropped by five cents, or 1. 2 per cent, to 4 after 5,200 shares changed hands. Argus Group saw its. .. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 08:00:00 EST After 60, you need long-term care insurance Dear Dave,Im trying to help my elderly mom with her finances. She has no debt and more than 1 million in assets. There was also another 500,000 trust left for her by my dad. With access to all this, does she still need long-term health insurance?ltbgtANONYMOUSltbgtDear Anonymous,Absolutely! She also needs. .. Sat, 20 Aug 2016 08:00:00 EST