• Vacation rental tax welcomed by hotels

    Vacation rental tax welcomed by hotels

    A 4.5 per cent charge on guests at Airbnb-style holiday rental properties will level the playing field for Bermuda’s hotel industry, the Bermuda Hotel Association said yesterday.

    Vacation rental property owners said they did not oppose the...

  • MPs back new tax on vacation rentals

    MPs back new tax on vacation rentals

    A 4.5 per cent fee on guests using Airbnb-style holiday rental properties could raise up to $750,000 this financial year, MPs...

    • Jun 12, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Vacation Rentals Bill called a ‘tax grab’

    Vacation Rentals Bill called a ‘tax grab’

    Proposed legislation to tax and regulate people who rent their homes to visitors was welcomed yesterday by the Bermuda Tourism...

    • May 31, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Ingham meets Premier

    Ingham meets Premier

    Sailor Mustafa Ingham met with David Burt, the Premier, at the Cabinet Office.

    Ingham signed a sponsorship deal with...

    • May 24, 2018 4:49 pm
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  • Tourists find lost passports in their bag

    Tourists find lost passports in their bag

    A tourist couple who thanked people in Bermuda for helping them to search for their lost passports have found their travel...

    • May 15, 2018 8:00 am
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  • ‘Mr Tourism’ Selley dies, aged 90

    ‘Mr Tourism’ Selley dies, aged 90

    Colin Selley, a former Director of Tourism during the island’s golden years of the industry, has died. He was 90.

    Mr...

    • May 10, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Lack of top sports event will affect statistics

    Lack of top sports event will affect statistics

    The lack of a major event like 2017’s America’s Cup will affect tourism figures in the next quarter. Kevin Dallas, chief...

    • May 9, 2018 8:00 am
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  • BTA to woo African-American visitors

    BTA to woo African-American visitors

    The Bermuda Tourism Authority has teamed up with overseas travel organisations to fund research into the African-American...

    • Apr 28, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Tourists full of praise after purse returned

    Tourists full of praise after purse returned

    A tourist said Bermudians were the “nicest” people on earth yesterday after her missing purse was handed in to police with...

    • Apr 20, 2018 8:00 am
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  • More than half of Azura’s first phase sold

    More than half of Azura’s first phase sold

    A new hotel and apartment development is expected to open its doors next month, it was revealed yesterday.

    John Bush of...

    • Apr 20, 2018 8:00 am
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  • Reviewer pleased with his Twizy rental

    Reviewer pleased with his Twizy rental

    The Renault Twizy has been put in the spotlight on the Popular Mechanics website — with Bermuda as the test track.

    The...

    • Apr 20, 2018 8:00 am
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