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Moore Stephens named Accountancy Firm of the Year Award presented by Acquisition International

Moore Stephens named Accountancy Firm of the Year Award presented by Acquisition International

| August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Moore Stephens has been named “Accountancy Firm of the Year – Isle of Man” by Acquisition International magazine, a global publication with a circulation of 53,000 including individual and institutional investors as well as managers and other industry professionals. The awards are made solely on merit. Winners are nominated by their clients and their peers. […]

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CELTIC ARRAY WITHDRAWS PLANS FOR WIND FARMS IN IRISH SEA

| August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company has welcomed the decision to withdraw plans to develop wind farms in the Irish Sea which could have threatened the Island’s vital maritime lifeline. The Crown Estate has accepted a request from Centrica and DONG Energy, operating as Celtic Array, to end the offshore wind zone agreement for […]

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Changes to Foreign Companies Act coming into force

| August 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Companies Registry has issued a notice to all registered foreign companies in the Isle of Man that changes to the Foreign Companies Act will be brought into operation on 1st August 2014. The main changes apply to registration of such companies and in the filing of annual returns. In a measure designed to cut […]

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Paul Kneen attends International Festival for Business 2014

Paul Kneen attends International Festival for Business 2014

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Paul Kneen, Chief Executive Officer of Abacus Financial Services Group, recently returned from the ‘Knowledge, Professional & Financial Services Week’ which formed part of the seven week International Festival for Business 2014 (IFB) in Liverpool. During his visit he joined a panel of expert speakers for the Isle of Man Department of Economic Development’s ‘Managing Your Family Office with Confidence’ […]

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Isle of Man Chamber of Commerce publishes Q2 Business Barometer survey

| July 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Chamber of Commerce has revealed the results of its second ‘Business Barometer’ survey which provides data on a broad cross-section of the Island’s business sectors. The Chamber members who responded to the latest survey represented business services, finance, retail, construction, eBusiness, manufacturing, marketing, transport and tourism. The Business Barometer provides up to […]

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SPACE SCHOOL SCHOLARS EN ROUTE TO HOUSTON

SPACE SCHOOL SCHOLARS EN ROUTE TO HOUSTON

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Two sixth-form students are en route from the Isle of Man to Houston for a trip of a lifetime to attend NASA’s United Space School. Caitlin Pinder from St Ninian’s High School and Kitto Maddrell from Castle Rushen High School won the annual ManSat scholarships for the two-week space school in Houston, Texas, which gets […]

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DEFA political delegations announced

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Richard Ronan MHK, Minister for Environment, Food and Agriculture, has today (24 July 2014) announced the delegations for the newly appointed political Members of the Department. Chris Thomas MHK will take responsibility for Environment, Safety and Health Directorate, while Zac Hall MHK will be responsible for Forestry, Amenity and Lands, as well as the Wildlife […]

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MANANNAN REPAIRS BROUGHT FORWARD

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Isle of Man Steam Packet Company will carry out repairs to Manannan earlier than originally planned to further minimise ongoing inconvenience to passengers. Manannan has been operating on reduced power since suffering a mechanical issue with one of her four engines, adding approximately 20 minutes to each journey and leading to revised departure schedules. […]

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Minister announces department delegations

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Infrastructure Minister Phil Gawne MHK has today (24 July 2014) announced the delegation of Department duties to his newly appointed political Members. Chris Thomas MHK: Planning and Building Control. Juan Turner MLC: Local Authorities. The Minister will retain responsibility for Ports and Waste Management. Mr Thomas and Mr Turner joined the Department of Infrastructure last […]

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NEDBANK PRIVATE WEALTH STAYS AHEAD OF THE GAME

NEDBANK PRIVATE WEALTH STAYS AHEAD OF THE GAME

| July 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

Nedbank Private Wealth has ensured that its clients receive the best quality financial advice by encouraging its staff to exceed the minimum standards of professionalism imposed by the regulatory bodies in each of the jurisdictions where it operates. All staff who provide investment advice are qualified to at least the minimum industry standard (Level 4), […]

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