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EU expands tax blacklist to 15 countries, including UAE

Mar 12, 2019 - 10:20 PM

Italy has long resisted the addition of the UAE. The Middle East powerhouse has recently made significant investments in the economically troubled European country.

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Bermuda gears up for restoration efforts as Hurricane Nicole moves on

Oct 14, 2016 - 1:57 PM

It s been a long day Premier Michael Dunkley tells local media though he says the worst has passed without causing any deaths or serious injuries

HURRICANE NICOLE. This NOAA-NASA GOES Project satellite image of Hurricane Nicole shows it approaching Bermuda at 1237 UTC on October 13, 2016. File photo by NOAA-NASA GOES Project/AFP

'Extremely dangerous' Hurricane Nicole heads toward Bermuda

Oct 13, 2016 - 11:58 AM

UPDATED US National Hurricane Center: On the forecast track the core of Nicole will pass over or near Bermuda on Thursday October 13

Hurricane Gaston gains strength in the Atlantic

Aug 28, 2016 - 12:27 PM

UPDATED There are no coastal watches or warnings so far but Gaston is expected to strengthen further

GASTON AT SEA. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured this visible image of Tropical Storm Gaston in the Central Atlantic Ocean on Aug 25, 2016 at 12:15 p.m. EDT (16:15 UTC) Credits: NASA Goddard MODIS Rapid Response Team

Multinationals book more income in Bermuda than China – UN

May 04, 2016 - 11:10 AM

How is it possible that in Bermuda you have more profit declared than in China? says an UNCTAD official

epa05280947 A photograph made available on 28 April 2016 showing numerous national flags lining the front lawn of the Palais des Nations, which houses the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, 27 April 2016. EPA/MARTIAL TREZZINI

Record-setting rains submerge parts of US Southeast

Oct 05, 2015 - 9:33 AM

The states of North and South Carolina have been particularly hard hit by heavy flooding but the driving rain in recent days has spared almost none of the US East Coast

SUBMERGED. A boy pushes his bicycle as a driver seals his stranded car on a flooded street in downtown Charleston, South Carolina on October 4, 2015. Mladen Antonov/AFP

Joaquin soaks eastern US, leaves devastation in Bahamas

Oct 04, 2015 - 8:14 AM

Forecasters say Joaquin now is closing in on tiny Bermuda population of just 66 000 people where the potential damage could rival what was seen in the Bahamas

A group of tourists take photos as massive waves splash over the historic Battery as Hurricane Joaquin brings heavy rain, flooding and strong winds as it passes offshore in Charleston, SC, USA, 03 October 2015. Photo by Richard Ellis/EPA

Hurricane Gonzalo spares Bermuda the worst

Oct 19, 2014 - 11:27 AM

Gonzalo made a direct hit on Bermuda as a strong category two storm but all in all we came out of this storm much better than we expected Bermuda s Premier Michael Dunkley says in a broadcast

A handout photograph made available by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows Hurricane Gonzalo. Image Credit: EPA/NOAA

Hurricane Gonzalo makes direct hit on Bermuda

Oct 18, 2014 - 2:35 PM

Thousands of terrified residents were plunged into the dark as Hurricane Gonzalo made a direct hit on Bermuda

Hurricane Gonzalo bears down on the Bahamas

Oct 16, 2014 - 8:16 AM

The hurricane center declares the storm a Category 3 on the five point Saffir Simpson scale meaning its high winds would wreak devastating damage if it touches land

On Oct. 15 at 11:15 a.m. EDT NOAA's GOES-East satellite saw Gonzalo had tightly wrapped bands of thunderstorms spiraling into the center of its circulation. Image Credit: NASA/NOAA GOES Project

Bermuda-bound man rescued from inflatable bubble

Oct 05, 2014 - 10:23 PM

The man according to the US Coast Guard is disoriented and asking directions to Bermuda

Filipino joins Bermuda expedition vs plastic pollution

Jun 08, 2014 - 11:09 PM

The team will travel around Bermuda island for 10 days in paddleboards to raise awareness about coastal plastic pollution

THE TEAM. Filipino Julian Rodriguez (second from the left) with other members of the Plastic Tides expedition. Photo courtesy of Julian Rodriguez