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Manx Telecom at global 5G expo

| July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Manx Telecom was represented at a global conference and exhibition about 5G, the next major development in mobile communications. 5G World took place at Olympia London from June 29th to June 30th and focused on how LTE (Long Term Evolution) networks could evolve to power the ‘internet of things’ (IoT) which has the potential to […]

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New Alternative Banking Regime approved for the Isle of Man

| July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Tynwald has approved legislation which introduces a new Alternative Banking Regime (ABR) that provides for two additional types of banking licence in the Island. The Department of Economic Development has worked closely with the Isle of Man Financial Services Authority (FSA) to develop this new legislation in order to encourage new banks to the Isle […]

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Equiom celebrates Powerwomen Awards short listings

| July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

Leading trust and corporate services provider Equiom has been shortlisted for two categories in the Citywealth Powerwomen Awards 2017. Following last years’ success, which saw the international Group win ‘Company of the Year Female Leadership (Large Institutional)’, Equiom has again been shortlisted for this category. In addition, Global CEO Sheila Dean is shortlisted for Woman […]

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AARDMAN GETS THE STAMP OF APPROVAL

AARDMAN GETS THE STAMP OF APPROVAL

| July 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

On August 12th the Isle of Man Post Office celebrates the 40th anniversary of the Academy Award®-winning studio Aardman with a special collection of stamps, featuring a variety of their most loved animated characters, whilst commemorating six iconic onscreen moments hand-picked by Aardman’s creative team. The collection stars childhood favourites: Wallace & Gromit, Shaun the […]

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Boston Multi-Family Office included in prestigious High Net Worth guide

| July 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

International professional services group Boston Multi-Family Office has been listed in the Chambers High Net Worth Guide, a prestigious new publication from Chambers & Partners who are famous worldwide for their expert rankings of the legal profession. The new High Net Worth Guide, published in June, is Chambers’ first title specifically aimed at the international […]

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Delegation from China visit Manx Telecom data centre

Delegation from China visit Manx Telecom data centre

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

A delegation from the Tianjin Federation of Industry and Commerce in China was given a guided tour of Manx Telecom’s Douglas North data centre as part of a visit to the Island organised by the Department of Economic Development. The delegation was led by Mr Geng Wei, Vice Chairman of the Tianjin Federation of Industry […]

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Isle of Man signs Memorandum of Understanding with Zhongguancun Boya Multimedia Creative and Innovation Park on Economic Cooperation

Isle of Man signs Memorandum of Understanding with Zhongguancun Boya Multimedia Creative and Innovation Park on Economic Cooperation

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Department of Economic Development has today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Zhongguancun Boya Multimedia Creative and Innovation Park (ZBMCIP).   In 1988 ZBMCIP became the first state-level high-tech industrial development zone authorised by the Chinese State Council. Today ZBMCIP occupies 95 hectares and, along with neighbouring sister parks, is known as the […]

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Government issues ‘Call for Sites’ to inform Area Plan for the East

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Government has today (Friday 8 July 2016) issued a ‘Call for Sites’ which will help inform the preparation of the Area Plan for the East. The Area Plan will set out detailed proposals and identify development sites in line with the broad policies set out in the Isle of Man Strategic […]

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Equiom celebrates four short listings in the Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Leading trust and corporate services provider Equiom has been short listed in four categories in the Citywealth International Financial Centre (IFC) Awards 2017. The global group is in the running for Trust Company of the Year for its Guernsey, Hong Kong, Isle of Man and Malta offices.  Voting is now open to industry peers via […]

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Manx students hoping to be on a (Swiss) roll at JA-YE Company of the Year competition

Manx students hoping to be on a (Swiss) roll at JA-YE Company of the Year competition

| July 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Junior Achievement Isle of Man Company of the Year winners Opus, from Queen Elizabeth II High School, will be heading to Switzerland later this month to compete against more than 200 other young entrepreneurs from 35 other countries in the JA-YE Europe Company of the Year competition in Lucerne from July 25 to 28. Across […]

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