Tag: Allan Bell MHK

Delegation strengthens relationship with China

| March 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Manx delegation to China has helped to strengthen relations with the world’s second largest economy and raise further awareness of the Isle of Man as a leading international business centre. Chief Minister Allan Bell MHK described the intensive programme of political and business meetings, receptions and media briefings as ‘positive and productive’. The visit […]

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Isle of Man hosts meeting of Crown Dependencies

Isle of Man hosts meeting of Crown Dependencies

| February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chief Ministers of the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey have reaffirmed their commitment to working together on a range of key international issues. Allan Bell MHK, Senator Ian Gorst and Deputy Peter Harwood held positive discussions today (Friday 7 February) during a meeting of the three Crown Dependencies in Douglas. The trilateral meetings […]

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Chief Minister signs intergovernmental agreement with the United States

Chief Minister signs intergovernmental agreement with the United States

| December 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

Chief Minister Allan Bell MHK has today (Friday 13 December 2013) signed an intergovernmental agreement with the United States to improve international tax compliance and to implement the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA). The agreement, signed at the US Embassy in London, follows the ground breaking agreement the Isle of Man signed with the […]

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Chief Minister welcomes UK commitment to strengthen relations

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Chief Minister Allan Bell MHK has welcomed a commitment from the United Kingdom Government to further strengthen its working relationship with the Isle of Man. Mr Bell held positive discussions with Lord McNally, Minister of State for Justice, during the recent British-Irish Council Summit in Jersey. Lord McNally has since written to the Chief Minister […]

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Chief Minister announces move to smaller, stronger Government

| December 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

Chief Minister Allan Bell MHK has yesterday (Monday 2 December 2013) unveiled radical proposals to streamline Government and strengthen its ability to make the changes needed to safeguard the Island’s future. The plan aims to cut bureaucracy by reducing the number of separate Government organisations, with the loss of two Departments, one Statutory Board and […]

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Ministers attend British-Irish Council Summit in Jersey

Ministers attend British-Irish Council Summit in Jersey

| November 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Chief Minister Allan Bell MHK has on Friday 15 November 2013 led a senior delegation from the Isle of Man Government attending the 21st British-Irish Council Summit in Jersey. Mr Bell, Treasury Minister Eddie Teare MHK and Economic Development Minister John Shimmin MHK took part in top-level discussions on a range of issues. The summit, […]

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Chief Minister attends British-Irish Council Summit

Chief Minister attends British-Irish Council Summit

| June 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

CHIEF Minister Allan Bell MHK has today (Friday 21 June 2013) led a senior delegation from the Isle of Man Government attending the 20th British-Irish Council Summit in Northern Ireland. Mr Bell took part in top-level discussions on a range of issues, including the current economic situation in member administrations, youth unemployment, energy costs and […]

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Chief Minister leads Isle of Man delegation at BIC Summit in Cardiff

| November 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

CHIEF Minister Allan Bell MHK has yesterday (Monday, November 26, 2012) led a senior delegation from the Isle of Man Government attending the 19th British-Irish Council Summit in Wales. Mr Bell and Tim Crookall MHK, Minister for the Department of Education and Children, took part in top-level discussions on a range of issues, including the […]

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Chief Minister addresses City audience

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

CHIEF Minister Allan Bell MHK highlighted the strength and diversity of the Isle of Man’s economy during a speech in the City of London on Thursday, November 8, 2012. Addressing an event organised by the Isle of Man Fund Management Association, Mr Bell pointed to 28 years of unbroken economic growth and the impressive performance […]

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Chief Minister to officially open Bonwick Day Nursery

Chief Minister to officially open Bonwick Day Nursery

| October 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

Chief Minister Allan Bell MHK will officially open Bonwick Day Nursery in Ramsey on Saturday November 10. The nursery, run by The Children’s Centre, is based at Bonwick House in Lezayre Road and accommodates up to nine babies from birth to two years, and up to 21 two to five-year-olds. It opened on September 10 […]

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