Tag: Isle of Man economy

Chamber’s Business Barometer gives snapshot of Island’s economy

Chamber’s Business Barometer gives snapshot of Island’s economy

| May 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chamber of Commerce has revealed the results of its first ‘Business Barometer’ survey which provides data on a broad cross-section of the Island’s business sectors. More than 100 Chamber members responded to the first quarterly survey. Jane Dellar, Chief Executive of the Isle of Man Chamber of Commerce, said: “The Business Barometer provides up […]

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Diversification providing economic resilience

| December 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

The diversification of the Isle of Man economy is continuing to provide great resilience in the face of difficult trading conditions and reduced Government spending. The Manx economy remains on course for real growth approaching 4% in 2013-14, according to the latest Quarterly Economic Report to the Council of Ministers. The report, which covers the […]

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Department of Economic Development to create new posts to support growth in the Island’s economy

| February 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Department of Economic Development has submitted an Order for the February sitting of Tynwald seeking approval to create a small number of new posts to support growth in the Island’s economy. Subject to Tynwald approval, 3 such posts will be created immediately, namely a Head of e-Gaming and two new Business Development Managers specialising […]

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FT supplement will showcase Isle of Man economy

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

THE Isle of Man economy will be featured next week in a special supplement by the Financial Times. A four-page ‘Doing Business in the Isle of Man’ pull-out will be included in Thursday’s (November 15, 2012) edition of the FT. The supplement will showcase the strength and diversity of the Island’s business community and highlight […]

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Chief Minister welcomes Estonian Ambassador to Island

Chief Minister welcomes Estonian Ambassador to Island

| June 20, 2012 | 0 Comments

THE Isle of Man is continuing to raise its international profile by strengthening political and economic links with countries around the world. Chief Minister Allan Bell MHK this week welcomed Her Excellency Aino Lepik von Wiren, Estonian Ambassador to the United Kingdom, on a two-day visit to the Island. The Ambassador, who was accompanied by […]

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Treasury Minister welcomes fall in unemployment

| March 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

TREASURY Minister Eddie Teare MHK has praised the resilience of the Isle of Man economy after a sharp fall in the level of unemployment. The number of people registered unemployed in the Island decreased by 57 to 1,043 in February, according to statistics issued by the Economic Affairs Division of Treasury. The Minister said: ‘The […]

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Economic growth at heart of Chief Minister’s vision for a sustainable future

| January 27, 2012 | 0 Comments

CHIEF Minister Allan Bell MHK has called on the support of the local business community to help deliver his vision for achieving a sustainable future for the Island. Addressing the ‘Manx State of the Nation’ conference today (Friday, January 27), organised by the Alliance of Isle of Man Compliance Professionals, Mr Bell said the task […]

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