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ISLE OF MAN STEAM PACKET COMPANY ANNOUNCES EXTRA LIVERPOOL SERVICES FOR 2015

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

There will be extra Liverpool services and increased availability of offer fares next year, the Isle of Man Steam Packet Company has confirmed as bookings open for the rest of 2015 at www.steam-packet.com. The Company has announced Manannan will operate 48 additional seasonal Liverpool sailings next year. The schedule also includes extra year-round services to […]

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Tribute to legendary artist Robin Gibb with the release of a limited edition of the album 50 St Catherine’s Drive including CD, DVD and stamp set with a Certificate of Authenticity signed by Dwina Gibb

Tribute to legendary artist Robin Gibb with the release of a limited edition of the album 50 St Catherine’s Drive including CD, DVD and stamp set with a Certificate of Authenticity signed by Dwina Gibb

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office is honoured to present a limited edition collection that reflects on the legendary solo career of Robin Gibb CBE. Released on September 29th, the 50 St Catherine’s Drive album, named by Robin to commemorate his first home on the Isle of Man, features many of Robin’s last compositions and recordings […]

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Douglas Borough Council mentors top achievers in 2014 STEP scheme

Douglas Borough Council mentors top achievers in 2014 STEP scheme

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The two top-achieving undergraduates in the 2014 STEP scheme have praised the local authority for its support. The award for Most Enterprising Student went to Olivia Rawlinson for her marketing project for the Douglas horse tram service while Andrew Corrin won the Best Presentation award for his study into how Douglas rates as a cycle-friendly […]

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Nine prestigious industry awards for Zurich International Life

Nine prestigious industry awards for Zurich International Life

| September 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Zurich International Life won an unprecedented nine awards at the international life industry’s flagship event, the International Adviser Awards, held last night in London. This was four more than the Athol Street based company won last year, and more than any other product provider working internationally. The awards Zurich won are: Middle East Best overall […]

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Black Grace Cowley Celebrates 20 Years with Double Launch

Black Grace Cowley Celebrates 20 Years with Double Launch

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Over 50 guests joined the Black Grace Cowley team at its Victoria Street offices on 18th September for a champagne and canapés reception, and to enjoy the exclusive launch of the company’s fresh brand identity in celebration of its 20th anniversary. Black Grace Cowley’s Tim Groves thanked clients and colleagues for supporting the company’s growth […]

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NOTICE OF CHANGES TO THE MINIMUM WAGE

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Department of Economic Development (DED) advises that with effect from the 1st October 2014 the Isle of Man’s Minimum Wage will increase by 25p per hour, an increase of 3.9%, for those aged 21 and over. Additionally a new age bracket applicable to 18 to 20 year olds will be introduced, effective from the […]

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Manx Telecom Plc Results for the six months ended 30 June 2014

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Manx Telecom Plc (AIM:MANX), the leading communication solutions provider on the Isle of Man, announces its results for the six months ended 30 June 2014. Financial Highlights -          Results in line with board expectations -          Revenues up 4.4% to £39.5m o    Fixed Line, Broadband and Data revenues grew 1.9% driven by good take-up of high […]

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BIG DECISIONS: EIU/PwC REPORT

| September 26, 2014 | 0 Comments

Executives Rely More on Experience and Advice Than Data to Make Business-Defining Choices, But Data-Driven Organisations Report Improved Decision Making Highly data-driven companies are three times more likely to report significant improvement in making big decisions, but only 1 in 3 executives say their organisation is highly data-driven. More big decisions are made opportunistically than […]

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Wi-Manx plans to bring new era of communication to the Isle of Man

Wi-Manx plans to bring new era of communication to the Isle of Man

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man, September 2014 – As part of the first step in providing Islanders with enhanced communications solutions, Douglas-based Internet Service Provider Wi-Manx has applied for a full telecoms licence. While Wi-Manx is frequently ranked as one of fastest and most reliable broadband suppliers on the Isle of Man, the company is planning to […]

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Appleby articled clerk awarded 2014 George Johnson Law Prize

Appleby articled clerk awarded 2014 George Johnson Law Prize

| September 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2014 George Johnson Law Prize has been awarded to Andrew Newton, an articled clerk with Appleby (Isle of Man) LLC. Mr Newton, 25, won the award for his essay ‘Does the rule of law add economic value?’ The George Johnson Law Prize was established in 1943 in memory of George Sayle Johnson, a former […]

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