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Positivity in a post-Brexit world – Boston roundtable discusses threats and opportunities for the Isle of Man

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Could Brexit be a cloud with a silver lining? Despite the ongoing uncertainty about what the EU Leave vote really means for both the UK and the Isle of Man, a recent roundtable discussion between senior business executives, hosted by multi-family office Boston, suggested it could result in positive outcomes if people work together to […]

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Luxury UK tea brand opens manufacturing facility in the Isle of Man

| September 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Teas has opened a new manufacturing facility in Balthane Industrial Estate, Ballasalla. Laurence Skelly, Minister for the Department of Economic Development officially opened the facility on 8th September 2016. He commented: ‘It is fantastic to welcome Isle of Man Teas to the Island and I was delighted to be invited to speak […]

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Barclays appoints community banking leadership team

| September 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Janet Naish and Louby Young have been appointed as branch manager and assistant branch manager of the community banking team at Barclays in the Isle of Man. Barclays has created the team of community bankers to ensure customers receive the best service possible and enjoy their banking experience more. Community bankers will spend more time […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE ONLY GB POSTAL ADMINISTRATION TO SHOW SUPPORT FOR TEAM GB RIO 2016 ATHLETES

| August 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

On Monday evening Team GB’s Manx Olympian Mark Cavendish achieved a Silver medal in a hard fought race at the end of the Men’s Omnium event in the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. Isle of Man Post Office recently released a vibrant Team GB Rio 2016 stamp collection in recognition of Team GB’s participation in the […]

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Consultation on Proposals for Economic Growth

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Department of Economic Development has issued a consultation paper on a range of proposals to grow the Island’s workforce. The ‘Proposals to Accelerate Economic Growth’ consultation is open until Friday 30th September and offers people the chance to submit their views and suggestions on the Department’s plans for economic growth. Laurence Skelly MHK, Minister […]

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NEW DOUGLAS POST OFFICE OPENS NEXT WEEK

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The new Douglas Post Office, housed within the former Carnival site in Strand Street, Douglas, will be open for business for the first time next Monday (15th August). The new post office, which is bigger than the current location, will provide customers with a modern facility and will be fully accessible for disabled customers, those […]

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Financial Assistance now available for Customer Service Excellence Accreditation

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Department of Economic Development has increased the suite of ongoing business support by providing assistance with a Customer Service Excellence accreditation for local companies. The accreditation is a new addition to the Department’s successful Business Support Scheme (BSS). The BSS provides funding (of up to 50%) of development projects designed to improve local companies. […]

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10 out of 10 – Top Award Ten Years Running

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Capital Treasury Services Limited, a leading provider of treasury services on the Isle of Man and part of the Capital International Group, is celebrating the Capital Liquidity Account being awarded the AAAf/S1+ rating by Standards & Poor’s for the tenth consecutive year across all three major currencies. When the Capital Liquidity Account was launched in […]

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ISLE OF MAN POST OFFICE ISSUES STAMPS WITH EXCLUSIVE IMAGE TO CELEBRATE THE WORK OF ARTIST AND DESIGNER ROGER DEAN

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to present a set of stamps showcasing the artwork of internationally renowned artist and designer Roger Dean. The issue which includes an Isle of Man inspired image marks a significant collaboration between Isle of Man Post Office, Manx National Heritage and Roger Dean himself with a landmark exhibition […]

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Consultation on ‘Code of Conduct’ for Isle of Man Insurance Companies

| August 17, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man may be the first Crown Dependency to introduce a ‘Code of Conduct’ for Insurance providers on the Island. The consultation, issued by the Isle of Man Financial Services Authority (IOMFSA), sets out a number of proposals for developing the Island’s existing regulatory framework in order to enhance the fair treatment of […]

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