Business Business en-us CTO assists with cybersecurity strategy Key needs, gaps and opportunities for Bermudas cybersecurity position have been identified in close consultation with members of the Commonwealth Telecommunications Organisation. Representatives of the CTO were on the island to assist with Bermudas cybersecurity strategy. The CTO is an intergovernmental organisation whose core. .. Sun, 18 Mar 2018 17:27:00 EST Retirement plan that keeps paying to the end Matt Carey studied Arabic at the University of Pennsylvania, preparing for what he hoped would be a career at the Central Intelligence Agency. Eleven years later, hes pitching annuity contracts. Hes actually happy about that. A summer job at the State Department persuaded him that government service wasnt as exciting as he first. .. Sat, 17 Mar 2018 08:00:00 EST Positive response to new Pals thrift shop A new thrift shop has opened in Bermuda, and the manger in charge has 40 years of retail experience. The idea for the Pals thrift shop, on Point Finger Road, Paget, was brought to fruition by Colleen English, executive director of the cancer charity, with help from her colleague Darlene Phillips. The women and other volunteers have. .. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 08:00:00 EST Digicels Caribbean CEO steps down Digicels Vanessa Slowey has stepped down as chief executive officer for the company in the Caribbean and Central America. She has been with the company for 15 years, initially in the Caribbean before becoming CEO of Digicel in Asia Pacific. She returned to the Caribbean to head up the Caribbean and Central America business in. .. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 08:00:00 EST Argus shares falls 17.1 Shares of Argus Group closed 67 cents lower, or 17. 1 per cent, at 3. 25 after 1,700 traded on The Royal GazetteBSX Index. Meanwhile, shares of HSBC Holdings improved by five cents, or 0. 51 per cent, to 9. 70 after 14,006 were exchanged. The Royal GazetteBSX Index was down 13. 39 points, or 0. 52 per cent, at 2,576. 17. On the New. .. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 18:45:00 EST Coach helps others to reach their potential Claire James is a certified professional coach whose aim is to inspire individuals and help companies improve their bottom lines by solving pressing business and development challenges. She is the founder of Ritchie amp Associates, a transformation consultancy that has a website at cjcoach. com. Ms James has travelled the world. .. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 08:00:00 EST RAs reasons for replacement generators A decision to allow Belco to replace ageing generators was necessary for safety and the security of electricity supply for Bermuda, the Regulatory Authority of Bermuda has said. Last week it was announced that the Authority had issued an order for the replacement of aged generation assets permitting Belco to start installation of four new. .. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 12:54:00 EST Summit features leadership expert Roebuck International leadership expert Chris Roebuck is the keynote speaker at a new event for the island that will also feature a strong selection of Bermuda business minds. Professor Roebuck is a former global head of leadership at USB, and his work there has since become part of a Harvard case study. He has also held senior positions with. .. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 08:00:00 EST Insurance sector work experience for student A 16-year-old student from Berkeley Institute has started a 12-week work experience placement with Marsh and Guy Carpenter. Cairi Albuoy was chosen for the placement because of his keen interest in the insurance and reinsurance industry. One day a week until mid-May, he will work half-days have the opportunity to learn first-hand how an. .. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 12:30:00 EST BFM shares fall 2.6 Shares of BFampM Ltd dropped by 44 cents, or 2. 6 per cent, to 17. 50 after 4,226 traded on The Royal GazetteBSX Index. Another faller was Ascendant Group, which was five cents down, or 0. 5 per cent, at 10 after 3,300 shares were exchanged. The Royal GazetteBSX Index was down 3. 85 points, or 0. 15 per cent, at 2,589. 56. On. .. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 17:54:00 EST European committee examining Paradise Papers Information from the Paradise Papers is to be examined by a European Parliament committee. The 45-member special committee has been created to focus on financial crimes, tax evasion and tax avoidance. Among areas it will examine is how European Union value added tax rules were circumvented in the framework of the Paradise Papers and to. .. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 08:00:00 EST Vendors learn about market opportunities A vendor market development request for proposal is on the way from the Bermuda Economic Development Corporation. Before the details are released, about 70 entrepreneurs took advantage of a BEDC-hosted summit to pick up advice and tips on aspects of being a successful vendor, together with the opportunity to provide critical island-wide. .. Thu, 15 Mar 2018 08:00:00 EST Eat, drink and explore on new food tour A new enterprise called Bermuda Food Tours has launched and is offering the opportunity to eat, drink and explore restaurants in Hamilton. The three-hour walking food tour includes tastings at seven establishments in Hamilton. Stops include Devils Isle, Little Venice, Bulli Social, LOriental, Beluga Bar, La Trattoria, Flanagans, Hog. .. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 08:00:00 EST Air taxi concept is taking off A flying taxi is being developed by a company led by Bermudas John Narraway. Design details have been revealed and work is under way to create a scaled, working prototype to take to the sky, possibly as early as this summer. Airis Aerospace has designed an all-electric, five-seat aircraft that takes off and lands vertically. The company. .. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 08:00:00 EST Butterfield shares up 0.3 Shares of Butterfield Bank were 15 cents higher, or 0. 3 per cent, at 46. 25 after 1,164 traded on The Royal GazetteBSX Index. On the New York Stock Exchange the banks shares were down 18 cents, or 0. 38 per cent, at 46. 81. The Royal GazetteBSX Index was up 6. 75 points, or 0. 26 per cent, at 2,593. 41. The BSX Insurance Index. .. Wed, 14 Mar 2018 19:39:00 EST