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Digital is the key to modern business

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Guests at Barclays annual Gala Dinner were told that embracing digital technologies will be critical to business success. Ruchir Rodrigues, managing director of the Digital Bank at Barclays, was in the Isle of Man to speak at the event. “As consumers, we have seen a seismic shift in how we access information and interact with […]

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MANNIN RETAIL LTD’S CONTRACT TO RUN CENTRAL DOUGLAS POST OFFICE – SIGNED, SEALED & DELIVERED

MANNIN RETAIL LTD’S CONTRACT TO RUN CENTRAL DOUGLAS POST OFFICE – SIGNED, SEALED & DELIVERED

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is pleased to announce that it has now signed the contract with Mannin Retail Ltd (Mannin Retail) to provide postal services in central Douglas, starting in September of this year. Mannin Retail, which operates the Spar brand on the Island, have strong retail sector experience and already run five Post […]

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EXPERIENCING FATCA AND CRS PROBLEMS? WEBTECH AND SMP PARTNERS HAVE THE SOLUTION

| July 20, 2015 | 0 Comments

A Secure On-line Reporting System which provides a cost-effective method for financial institutions’ FATCA and Common Reporting Standard (CRS) reporting requirements has been successfully deployed. Developed by Webtech Limited in conjunction with leading corporate service provider SMP Partners, the solution is uniquely designed by users for users. The reporting tool allows banks, trust and corporate […]

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GET ON BOARD WITH THE POST OFFICES NEW COLOURFUL VINTAGE BUS STAMP COLLECTION

| July 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is proud to present a colourful collection of six stamps depicting a selection of Manx public transport buses which entered service on the Island during the 1930s and 40s. The images have been specially commissioned by local artist Peter Hearsey and 2016 marks the 40th anniversary of Isle of Man […]

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Grant Thornton named one of the 50 ‘World’s Most Attractive Global Employers’

| July 14, 2015 | 0 Comments

A survey of more than 240,000 business and engineering students from 12 of the world’s largest economies named Grant Thornton one of the 50 ‘World’s most attractive global employers’. Dennis McGurgan, Senior Partner at Grant Thornton Isle of Man said: ‘As part of a global network it’s fantastic to receive this kind of recognition. Both […]

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National recognition for local law librarian

National recognition for local law librarian

| July 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

Law and professional services group Cains are celebrating the announcement of their law librarian, Kristie Jelfs, joining the website committee of the leading UK and Irish body of legal information professionals, BIALL. Kristie was approached by the Chair of the Associations Web Committee, Maria Robertson, at the British and Irish Association of Law Librarians conference, […]

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Isle of Man Now Looking At How It Should ‘Reinvent’ Itself

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Out of the three Crown Dependencies – Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey – the Isle of Man is the least vulnerable when assessing economic, social and environmental factors facing each island. “Guernsey is in the most vulnerable position at the moment,” said Chris Brock, managing director of Guernsey-based Island Global Research, who was guest […]

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IT Career Academy becomes ‘Career Ready’

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

Sixth form students, business mentors, Government partners and interested students gathered at the Manx ICT Association’s offices at The Forum in Douglas recently to celebrate a successful first year for the IT Career Academy. The Academy is an initiative that has been backed by the Department of Economic Development and Department of Education and Children. […]

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Dragon’s Den without the Cameras

Dragon’s Den without the Cameras

| July 7, 2015 | 0 Comments

KPMG has taken the role of lead sponsor of the SiliconIOM Entrepreneur Event series, and hosted a second private supper at the Claremont, supported by fellow sponsors IQE and Continent 8 Technologies, on Wednesday 24 June. Minister Laurence Skelly opened the evening with words of appreciation of the event stating the Isle of Man Government […]

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NEW LOCAL ARTISTS UNCOVERED AT THIS YEARS PRESTIGIOUS ART AWARDS

| July 2, 2015 | 0 Comments

The artwork of three talented artists has been recognised in a prestigious competition. Harley Garrett, Emma Hall and Annie Merrick each won Awards and prizes in the annual Norman Sayle Prize for Art competition on June 17, run by the Archibald Knox Society and sponsored by Isle of Man Post Office. Harley Garrett, secured the […]

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