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Establishment of Financial Intelligence Unit

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man is strengthening is commitment to tackling corruption, money laundering and the financing of terrorism through the creation of the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU). The FIU became operational today, Friday 22 April 2016 after Royal Assent was granted for the Financial Intelligence Unit Act 2016. The legislation establishes the FIU as a […]

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Manx Telecom continues investment in fixed line network

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Manx Telecom has upgraded the Island’s fixed line phone network to a software based, cloud computing platform which in the longer-term will make it possible to introduce new and faster services for consumers and businesses. The company’s latest investment in communications infrastructure ensures that the Island is keeping pace with fixed line technology being introduced […]

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TDL secures five-year deal through local market-leading partnership

TDL secures five-year deal through local market-leading partnership

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Trade Distribution Limited (TDL), established in 2000, has become one of the Island’s leading logistics businesses, employing over 100 staff and operating from a purpose built 60,000 sq ft warehouse and distribution centre in Kewaigue. The company is continuing to make significant inroads into the UK after it secured a further five-year contract with Braddan-based […]

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Single parent support group receives Recognition award

Single parent support group receives Recognition award

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

A support group for single parent families is set to enjoy a higher profile and keep its ‘younger members’ entertained after it received a Celton Manx Recognition award. Manx Gingerbread Friendship Group is one of 22 local good causes to benefit in 2016 from the award scheme aimed at those charities and not-for-profit organisations with […]

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Isle of Man Companies Shortlisted for top e-Gaming Industry Awards

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

A large number of Isle of Man e-Gaming companies have been shortlisted for the prestigious 2016 B2B Awards by eGaming Review Magazine (EGR). The annual EGR B2B Awards, now in their seventh year, celebrate excellence in a range of e-Gaming disciplines, including payments, software and IT. Alfred Cannan MHK, the Department Member with responsibility for […]

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NEDBANK PRIVATE WEALTH WINS BEST UK PRIVATE BANK  FOR SECOND YEAR RUNNING

NEDBANK PRIVATE WEALTH WINS BEST UK PRIVATE BANK FOR SECOND YEAR RUNNING

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Nedbank Private Wealth has won Best UK Private Bank for a second year running at the prestigious City of London Wealth Management Awards 2016. The awards were announced in April at a Gala Dinner at The Guildhall, which was hosted by BBC news presenter, Sophie Raworth. Greg Horton, Nedbank Private Wealth’s international executive head, said: […]

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Abacus Group celebrates 40 years of successful business on the Isle of Man

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Reputation, independence and longevity – these are the keys to success according to Abacus Group Managing Director Stewart Fleming as the company celebrates 40 years in business this month. Based on Circular Road in Douglas, Abacus provides a range of fiduciary and professional administration services including management of trusts, funds, property, yachts and aircraft. The […]

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SmartHR celebrates award win for Excellence in Bespoke HR Solutions – Isle of Man

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

SmartHR is continuing its business award success by celebrating being recognised for the second year in succession by Corporate LiveWire’s Innovation & Excellence Awards 2016 – achieving an award for ‘Excellence in Bespoke HR Solutions – Isle of Man’.  Speaking about the success, Gail Yeowell, Owner & Managing Director of Smart HR Solutions Limited (‘SmartHR’) […]

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Agreement on sharing Beneficial Ownership information signed

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Government today (12 April, 2016) signed an exchange of letters with the United Kingdom Government confirming its commitment to enhance arrangements for providing  information on the beneficial ownership of companies.  Under the agreement the Isle of Man has committed to establishing and maintaining a central electronic register of information that will […]

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Census forms now being delivered

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Census forms are being delivered this week to all Island households in readiness for completion on Sunday 24 April. Census Project Manager Adam Smith explained: “Census Night is Sunday 24 April.   All households in the Island are asked to complete the census form on the 24th either by filling in the paper version that is […]

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