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Wi-Manx give serviced offices an ultra-high speed fibre internet connection

Wi-Manx give serviced offices an ultra-high speed fibre internet connection

| July 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Wi-Manx have installed a superfast fibre connection into serviced office provider Dixcart’s flagship building Britannia House. A gateway for many new start-ups and tech firms fresh to the island, Dixcart has been responsible for attracting dozens of companies to the island creating jobs and generating tangible benefits to the local economy. The move will give […]

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DOGGIELICIOUS LAUNCHES CROWDFUNDING INITIATIVE TO FINANCE NEW PREMISES AND EXTRA STAFF

DOGGIELICIOUS LAUNCHES CROWDFUNDING INITIATIVE TO FINANCE NEW PREMISES AND EXTRA STAFF

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fast-growing dog treat business Doggielicious is launching a ‘crowdfunding’ initiative as it prepares to expand into new premises and employ extra staff. Crowdfunding is an online phenomenon which sees investors pledge their financial support for new products and projects. Doggielicious founder Alex Kennedy has created a page on leading online direct financing platform Indiegogo as […]

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Limited edition Manx Ark Rare Breeds cover marks Centenary of Southern District Agricultural Society

Limited edition Manx Ark Rare Breeds cover marks Centenary of Southern District Agricultural Society

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Stamps and Coins is delighted to present a special postmark cover, limited to just 100 editions, to mark the Centenary of the Southern District Agricultural Society and showcase the work of the Manx Ark Project. This year’s Centennial show will be held on Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th of July at Great […]

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Tynwald agrees new Shared Equity Schemes for first time buyers

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tynwald last week approved the Department of Health and Social Care’s Shared Equity Schemes which have been designed to modernise and improve assistance for first time buyers following public consultation. The new schemes will launch on 31 July and will replace the current Grant and Top-Up Loan assistance available under the House Purchase Assistance Scheme […]

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SENIOR STOCKBROKING FIGURES MADE LIFE MEMBERS OF LEADING PROFESSIONAL BODY

SENIOR STOCKBROKING FIGURES MADE LIFE MEMBERS OF LEADING PROFESSIONAL BODY

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two leading figures in the Island’s finance sector have received life membership of the Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment in recognition of 55 years in stockbroking. Ramsey Crookall & Co. Chairman Neal Crookall and Dursley Stott, a consultant to Ramsey Crookall, received the CISI life membership in acknowledgement of their long-standing membership of the […]

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Household Income and Expenditure Survey 2013 – On and off Island spending analysis

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Following on from the publication of the Household Income and Expenditure Survey 2013 the Economic Affairs unit of the Cabinet Office has produced a breakdown of weekly household expenditure into spending that has occurred on the Isle of Man and that incurred off Island. The voluntary survey was run for a year and collected data […]

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Deadline approaching for consultation feedback

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

There is still time to respond to the Department of Infrastructure’s consultation on public transport and car parking. The document is available to view on the Government website at http://www.gov.im/ConsultationDetail.gov?id=443 and the deadline for contributions is Thursday 31 July. The proposals have generated a great deal of public interest, with more than 1,300 responses being […]

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NEW CORPORATE IDENTITY FOR HUGH LOGAN ARCHITECTS AS IT CELEBRATES 10 YEARS IN BUSINESS

| July 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Castletown-based HLA will this month unveil a new corporate identity as it celebrates 10 years in business with a reception for clients and associates at the Bradda Glen. The reception on Friday, July 25th comes at a time of significant change for HLA, with Director Hugh Logan looking ahead to a bright future for the […]

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FOURTH PRESTIGIOUS ‘PRIDE IN THE JOB’ ACCOLADE FOR HERITAGE HOMES SITE MANAGER

FOURTH PRESTIGIOUS ‘PRIDE IN THE JOB’ ACCOLADE FOR HERITAGE HOMES SITE MANAGER

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Heritage Homes site manager has every reason to hold his head high after winning a prestigious ‘Pride in the Job’ quality award for the fourth time in his career. Mark Patton, who has been employed by the Dandara Group for the last 22 years, has been selected as a ‘Pride in the Job NHBC […]

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Investing for the future

Investing for the future

| July 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

At the beginning of July, family owned and run Le Mont Saint Garage unveiled its larger, totally refurbished premises following eight months of building work, which have resulted in an improved Sales display area and expanded Service Department. The expansion was driven by the need to increase capacity in both departments, and the facilities on […]

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