News from the Isle of Man (isleofman.com) http://www.isleofman.com/News/local News from the Isle of Man en-gb Copyright 2012 Business News Isle of Man Dot Com RSS Generator 60 Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:54:30 GMT Public urged to get involved in Budget discussions http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86450/public-urged-to-get-involved-in-budget-discussions news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86450/public-urged-to-get-involved-in-budget-discussions Thu, 11 Oct 2018 07:54:30 GMT

Island residents are being urged to discuss their priorities ahead of the next Budget.  Treasury is holding a number of drop sessions which will be attended by the Minister Alf Cannan and department members. They will take place between 7pm and 9pm at the following locations: • Thursday 18th...

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Plans to build new homes near Scarlett put forward http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86435/plans-to-build-new-homes-near-scarlett-put-forward news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86435/plans-to-build-new-homes-near-scarlett-put-forward Tue, 09 Oct 2018 13:08:24 GMT

Almost 50 new homes could be built on the Knock Rushen site in Castletown.   Hartford Homes has put forward an application to build 48 new builds – 12 of which would be affordable homes.   It says the proposal is designed to provide a ‘natural extension to Castletown’ which is within...

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New Telecommunications Strategy put forward for the Isle of Man http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86426/new-telecommunications-strategy-put-forward-for-the-isle-of-man news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86426/new-telecommunications-strategy-put-forward-for-the-isle-of-man Mon, 08 Oct 2018 08:42:11 GMT

A new National Telecommunications Strategy for the Isle of Man will be presented to Tynwald this month. The Department for Enterprise has based it on six key themes and 22 actions and is set to position the Island at the forefront of telecoms innovation. The six themes include regulatory reform...

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5G is now - Manx Telecom brings roadshow to Island http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86415/5g-is-now-manx-telecom-brings-roadshow-to-island news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86415/5g-is-now-manx-telecom-brings-roadshow-to-island Fri, 05 Oct 2018 08:43:04 GMT

Manx Telecom has brought the power of 5G to the Isle of Man for the first time.  It showcased the potential of the mobile network technology at a roadshow yesterday. 5G could drive business innovation and growth on the Island,significantly enhance service experience for everyday consumers, and...

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Law firm expands regulatory and compliance team http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86394/law-firm-expands-regulatory-and-compliance-team news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86394/law-firm-expands-regulatory-and-compliance-team Wed, 03 Oct 2018 08:49:02 GMT

A leading Island law firm has expanded its regulatory and compliance services team. The appointments further strengthen the breadth of expert specialisms provided by DQ Advocates. The Douglas-based practice says it will enhance its ability to deliver the highest level of professionalism and advice...

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Local shop makes it to final of Amazon awards http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86386/local-shop-makes-it-to-final-of-amazon-awards- news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86386/local-shop-makes-it-to-final-of-amazon-awards- Tue, 02 Oct 2018 08:40:20 GMT

A card and gift shop in Port Erin has been selected as a finalist in The Amazon Growing Business Awards. Mantons Cards is one of seven companies from across the British Isles to make the final and the only Manx company to be a finalist in these awards. Mantons impressed the judges who said: ‘The...

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Barclays puts focus on customer service http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86385/barclays-puts-focus-on-customer-service news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86385/barclays-puts-focus-on-customer-service Tue, 02 Oct 2018 08:36:39 GMT

The Isle of Man is taking part in National Customer Service Week this week. The initiative aims to raise awareness of the role that customer service plays in successful business practice and the growth of the economy. This year’s theme is insight, agility, skills, development and recognition...

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Minimum wage on Island to increase http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86383/minimum-wage-on-island-to-increase news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86383/minimum-wage-on-island-to-increase Mon, 01 Oct 2018 08:47:47 GMT

People on the Island who work for minimum wage will see their wages increase from today. Those aged 18 and above will now be paid £7.85 an hour. The change was unanimously approved by Tynwald in July. Enterprise Minister Laurence Skelly says: "We believe these changes balance the needs of...

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Betfred and SMP join forces for compliance http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86358/betfred-and-smp-join-forces-for-compliance- news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86358/betfred-and-smp-join-forces-for-compliance- Thu, 27 Sep 2018 12:00:47 GMT

Online gaming and sports betting operator Betfred has announced a partnership with the SMP Compliance Academy to reinforce its regulatory compliance efforts. The Compliance Academy, which is CPD accredited, was developed by SMP eGaming, the Isle of Man-based specialist eGaming consultancy, and...

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New teleport opens on the Isle of Man http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86333/new-teleport-opens-on-the-isle-of-man news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86333/new-teleport-opens-on-the-isle-of-man Mon, 24 Sep 2018 08:39:43 GMT

A new teleport has been opened by SES in Douglas. It can support up to four nine meter antennas, a power and telecommunications infrastructure, control centre and connectivity to satellites in space.   Minister for Enterprise Laurence Skelly formally opened the state-of-the-art facility. He says...

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