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New team for JCC executive committee

New team for JCC executive committee

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Douglas, ISLE OF MAN – The Junior Chamber of Commerce (“JCC”) is pleased to announce the success of the latest event, “Getting to the heart of the consumer,” presented by Matthew Dealtry. This discussion focused on how successful businesses have one thing in common – they are changing the way they think about and communicate […]

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Christa wins the prestigious Quilter Prize

Christa wins the prestigious Quilter Prize

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Christa Worth, fourth time top marks for study excellence Douglas, ISLE OF MAN – Moore Stephens is pleased to announce that Christa Worth has been awarded the Quilter Prize by the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (“ICAEW”). The Quilter Prize is presented to the student with the highest marks in the Corporate […]

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MAC Group – restructures for ambitious plans

MAC Group – restructures for ambitious plans

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Island’s largest Corporate Financial Adviser & Professional Broker has announced a key restructuring of its executive team. Nigel Gregg has been promoted to Group Managing Director and Jon McGowan to Group Chief Executive. These changes reflect the group’s focus on growing its business, including potential acquisitions. Commenting on the changes, Jon McGowan said: “Nigel’s […]

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Limited edition postmark cover commemorates final return journey of 2014 for the Douglas Horse Trams

Limited edition postmark cover commemorates final return journey of 2014 for the Douglas Horse Trams

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

On Sunday at 5:20pm the final Douglas Corporation Horse Tram of 2014 departed from Derby Castle carrying its passengers and 300 special postmark covers produced by the Post Office to commemorate its final return journey of the season until spring 2016 when it reopens following promenade works. This stunning commemorative cover postmarked September 14th 2014 […]

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Panacea to attend CPhI Worldwide pharma exhibition

Panacea to attend CPhI Worldwide pharma exhibition

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Douglas-based pharmaceutical consultancy company Panacea will be represented at CPhI Worldwide, the most prestigious international exhibition for the pharma sector. The event – which is being held at Paris Nord Villepinte, France, from October 7th to 9th – attracts 30,000 senior pharma professionals from more than 140 countries and provides a unique opportunity to get […]

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SAFETY AND SECURITY REMAINS OF HIGHEST IMPORTANCE TO PRIVATE BANKING CLIENTS

SAFETY AND SECURITY REMAINS OF HIGHEST IMPORTANCE TO PRIVATE BANKING CLIENTS

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Research conducted on behalf of Nedbank Private Wealth has revealed that, six years on from the start of the financial crisis, the safety and security of a bank remains the most important factor for private banking clients, scoring an average of 9.7 out of 10.  The research was conducted by the Leadership Factor, the UK’s […]

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First Names Group makes key appointment in the UK

First Names Group makes key appointment in the UK

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

First Names Group, the world’s leading independent provider of trust, corporate and fund administration services, has appointed Tariq Husain as UK Managing Director and Global Head of Outsourced Business Services (OBS). Tariq will be based in the Group’s new London office in the heart of Covent Garden. His new appointment with First Names Group will […]

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Multiple IoD Successes for Boston Directors

Multiple IoD Successes for Boston Directors

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man based multi-family office, Boston Group, is celebrating multiple successes following the conferral of no fewer than four Diplomas in Company Direction from the Institute of Directors. Phil Knop, Director of Tax and Compliance, Katherine Ellis, Director of Business Development, Ruth Robinson, Director of the Family Office and Chris Borg, Managing Director of […]

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Minister details Douglas Station plans

Minister details Douglas Station plans

| September 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Infrastructure Minister Phil Gawne MHK today (15 September 2014) met with transport enthusiasts to discuss details of plans to refurbish and redevelop Douglas Station. Minister Gawne explained: ‘The railway station was erected around 1890 and put on the Protected Buildings Register in 1984. Although it was not deemed to be a good example of such […]

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Marine garden dedicated to Archibald Knox

Marine garden dedicated to Archibald Knox

| September 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Douglas Borough Council has dedicated one of the marine (sunken) gardens on Douglas promenade to Archibald Knox to mark this year’s 150th anniversary of the birth of the Manxman who was one of the foremost figures in the British art nouveau movement. A granite plaque in the garden commemorating the dedication was unveiled by Douglas […]

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