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BLACKPOOL IS BACK, AND IT’S NO APRIL FOOL!

BLACKPOOL IS BACK, AND IT’S NO APRIL FOOL!

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Citywing will be reinstating double daily flights between the Isle of Man and Blackpool from 1st April 2015. Following the sudden closure of Blackpool Airport last October, Citywing and the Airport owners have worked tirelessly to ensure that commercial flights can commence once again between Blackpool and the Isle of Man. Managing Director at Citywing, […]

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Zurich appoints new Chief Life Actuary

Zurich appoints new Chief Life Actuary

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Zurich has appointed a new Chief Life Actuary to its Isle of Man-based international business. Neil Costa also assumes the role of Appointed Actuary at Zurich International Life and will lead a team of 15 Actuaries and Actuarial students. A Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries and with more than 25 years of industry experience, […]

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SIGNIFICANT GROWTH MAKES SKANCO ONE OF THE ISLAND’S BEST KNOWN IT BRANDS

SIGNIFICANT GROWTH MAKES SKANCO ONE OF THE ISLAND’S BEST KNOWN IT BRANDS

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Professional IT services company Skanco Business Systems Ltd is enjoying steady growth and h over the past 12 months has increased its workforce of engineers to meet the demand from businesses across the island. This year the company celebrates the 30th anniversary of its launch and remains proud of the fact that the Douglas-based company […]

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Blooming great rose scented stamps to mark Women’s Institute (WI) centenary

Blooming great rose scented stamps to mark Women’s Institute (WI) centenary

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Isle of Man Post Office has been working in collaboration with the Isle of Man WI Federation to mark the Institutes centenary anniversary celebration with a brand new rose scented stamp issue due for release April 25, 2015. The set of six stamps, marks 100 years of camaraderie and campaigning work, depicts a range of […]

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PRESTIGIOUS AWARD RECOGNISES AN ‘UNSUNG HERO’ AT RAMSEY CROOKALL

PRESTIGIOUS AWARD RECOGNISES AN ‘UNSUNG HERO’ AT RAMSEY CROOKALL

| March 26, 2015 | 0 Comments

Perry Downward, Director of Operations at Ramsey Crookall, has won a prestigious title at the 2015 City of London Wealth Management Awards. Perry, who has been with the long-established Isle of Man stockbroking and investment management firm for 35 years, was honoured for his ‘Exceptional Performance in the Back Office’ during the ceremony at The […]

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Isle of Man Post Office issue special postmark cover and align with Onchan School and Astronaut Alan Bean to mark solar eclipse

Isle of Man Post Office issue special postmark cover and align with Onchan School and Astronaut Alan Bean to mark solar eclipse

| March 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

On March 20th, Isle of Man Post Office releases a special limited edition cover to mark the eclipse and, in conjunction with Onchan Primary School, will be hosting a Solar Eclipse Day at the school to celebrate the event. For the first time in 16 years, on March 20th, a partial eclipse with the moon […]

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Crowe Clark Whitehill issues call to action with UK GAAP seminar

Crowe Clark Whitehill issues call to action with UK GAAP seminar

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Crowe Clark Whitehill has arranged a seminar on the implications and requirements of the new UK GAAP, (Generally Accepted Accounting Practice in the UK). The seminar will be held on Monday May 11th in the Palace Hotel’s Shearwater suite when accountancy professionals will be asked to consider: ‘Are you ready for the new accounting standards?’ […]

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Compliance exam success at Moore Stephens

Compliance exam success at Moore Stephens

| March 18, 2015 | 0 Comments

Moore Stephens is pleased to announce exam success in their compliance department with Scott Trimble and Sarah Pearson both passing a series of International Compliance Association (“ICA”) exams over the past two months. “I’m very proud of both of them,” said Clive Dixon, Partner. “It is tribute to their enthusiasm and professionalism and confirms the […]

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New president and members elected to Isle of Man Law Society Council

New president and members elected to Isle of Man Law Society Council

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

The Council of the Isle of Man Law Society has a new line-up of members. At the society’s AGM Simon Cain of Appleby was elected president and Jane Gray of Dickinson Cruikshank (Ramsey) vice-president. Mr Cain succeeds Kevin O’Riordan of Kelly Luft Stanley & Ashton and Ms Gray, Paul Kerruish of Kerruish Law. Newly elected […]

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CPA Isle of Man branch dinner celebrates ‘spirit of democracy’

CPA Isle of Man branch dinner celebrates ‘spirit of democracy’

| March 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Commonwealth parliamentarians can, by working together, ‘revive the spirit of democracy’ the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) Secretariat’s director of programmes Meenaksi Dhar has said. Ms Dhar was speaking at the CPA Isle of Man branch dinner held at the Isle of Man College on Wednesday March 4th, ahead of Commonwealth Day on Monday March 9th. […]

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