• General services tax a work in progress

    General services tax a work in progress

    While there is “nothing mysterious” about the delay in rolling out the general services tax, now set for April 2018, Bob Richards, the Minister of Finance, conceded that the Bermuda Government had “yet to really define the scope of it”.

    The...

  • Live: Budget 2017-18

    Live: Budget 2017-18

    Finance minister Bob Richards is delivering the One Bermuda Alliance’s Budget for the fiscal year 2017-18 at the House of...

    • Feb 24, 2017 9:47 am
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  • Outerbridge into Cabinet, Scott steps down

    Outerbridge into Cabinet, Scott steps down

    Nandi Outerbridge has landed her first Cabinet position, with Cole Simons replacing Wayne Scott as Minister of...

    • Feb 24, 2017 12:01 am
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  • Scott plans ‘background’ role

    Scott plans ‘background’ role

    Two years ago on his appointment as education minister, Wayne Scott said he planned to stay in the position for the long term...

    • Feb 24, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Brown ‘braced for chance of arrest’

    Brown ‘braced for chance of arrest’

    Ewart Brown is bracing himself for the possibility of being arrested next week, according to a newspaper interview in the...

    • Feb 24, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Budget: plans to strengthen police service

    Budget: plans to strengthen police service

    A rise in the Ministry of National Security’s budget will enable upwards of 30 new police officers to be hired in the coming...

    • Feb 23, 2017 6:21 am
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  • Poll: OBA edges back into the lead

    Poll: OBA edges back into the lead

    The One Bermuda Alliance has reclaimed its slight lead over the Progressive Labour Party, according to a new poll commissioned...

    • Feb 20, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Cannabis cautions set to come into force

    Cannabis cautions set to come into force

    Legislation paving the way for people to be cautioned for possession of a small cannabis is set to come into force,...

    • Feb 20, 2017 5:17 pm
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  • Claims are political attack, says Brown

    Claims are political attack, says Brown

    Ewart Brown claims the Bermuda Government’s lawsuit against the Lahey Clinic is an attempt to “settle a political score”...

    • Feb 17, 2017 12:01 am
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  • House: Grocery prices watchdog ‘redundant’

    House: Grocery prices watchdog ‘redundant’

    The Price Control Commission has not met since April 2016 and has now been made redundant, finance minister Bob Richards told...

    • Feb 17, 2017 1:29 pm
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  • Francis retires from government

    Francis retires from government

    William Francis, whose most recent post with the Bermuda Government was Permanent Secretary of Economic Development, has...

    • Feb 17, 2017 4:59 pm
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