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 Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:52:20 GMT Marine biological site is sold for £500,000 http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86154/marine-biological-site-is-sold-for-500-000- news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86154/marine-biological-site-is-sold-for-500-000- Fri, 17 Aug 2018 08:52:20 GMT

The former marine laboratory site in Port Erin has been sold. Delgatie Limited has bought the decaying property for £500,000 from the Department of Infrastructure. It plans to replace the existing buildings with a mixed-use development including residential, retail, non-retail and commercial. An...

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Ship Registry becomes first flag state to gain two ISO awards http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86147/ship-registry-becomes-first-flag-state-to-gain-two-iso-awards news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86147/ship-registry-becomes-first-flag-state-to-gain-two-iso-awards Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:25:02 GMT

The Isle of Man has become one of the only flag states to have recieved two international quality standards.  It's after the Ship Registry was awarded ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.  Enterprise Minister Laurence Skelly says: "Successful transition to both of the new standards is a huge achievement that...

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Promotions at Estera http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86145/promotions-at-estera news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86145/promotions-at-estera Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:14:52 GMT

Estera has promoted four of its staff at the Isle of Man office. Three people have been appointed in the fiduciary team. Aidan McCowliff takes the position as Senior Manager and Zoe Lowey and Jessica Carridge as Assistant Managers. Sarah Malley takes up the assistant manager position in the...

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New homes being built in Lonan http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86143/new-homes-being-built-in-lonan news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86143/new-homes-being-built-in-lonan Wed, 15 Aug 2018 08:37:38 GMT

13 new homes are being built in Onchan. Dandara has started the development of The Willows in Lonan. The four-bedroom properties will be ready for occupation at the start of 2019. Commercial Director David Thomas says: "Much of this development includes a brand-new style of split-level home which we...

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Plans to transform Lord Street site dubbed an 'important milestone' http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86136/plans-to-transform-lord-street-site-dubbed-an-important-milestone- news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86136/plans-to-transform-lord-street-site-dubbed-an-important-milestone- Tue, 14 Aug 2018 14:31:48 GMT

Government says the submisison of a planning application for the former bus station site on Lord Street site is an "important milestone".  Developers Kane Limited have put forward plans to transform the car park site in Douglas.  Subject to planning approval it is hoped work will begin on the £25m...

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Police warn businesses about magazine scam http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86124/police-warn-businesses-about-magazine-scam news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86124/police-warn-businesses-about-magazine-scam Fri, 10 Aug 2018 08:23:05 GMT

Businesses are being warned not to fall for a scam after a Manx business was targeted. Police say a local company was approached by someone trying to sell them advertising in a ‘glossy magazine’. Officers say the sole aim of this scam is to get money – and no advertising will come from it.

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Trust firm shortlisted for Citywealth awards http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86117/trust-firm-shortlisted-for-citywealth-awards news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86117/trust-firm-shortlisted-for-citywealth-awards Thu, 09 Aug 2018 07:45:31 GMT

Knox House Trust has been shortlisted for three awards at the Citywealth International Financial Centre Awards 2019. It’s been included in three categories – Trust Company of the Year – Isle of Man, Family Office of the Year, Trustee of the Year – Channel Islands, Isle of Man. The awards which are...

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Industry to be consulted over new tax plans http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86111/industry-to-be-consulted-over-new-tax-plans news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86111/industry-to-be-consulted-over-new-tax-plans Wed, 08 Aug 2018 08:46:52 GMT

Government will hold meetings with various industry sectors who could be affected by new legislation it wants to bring in. The legislation will require companies tax resident in the Isle of Man, undertaking specific activities, to demonstrate that they have sufficient substance on the Island. In...

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Businesses asked to reveal how much they pay staff http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86099/businesses-asked-to-reveal-how-much-they-pay-staff news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86099/businesses-asked-to-reveal-how-much-they-pay-staff Mon, 06 Aug 2018 08:30:05 GMT

More than 800 local employers are being asked to tell government how much they pay their staff. It's part of the annual earnings survey which is being conducted by the Cabinet Office. Letters will be sent to the last known employer of 2,500 people – the identity of all employers and employees is...

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Time capsule planted to mark first anniversary of HQ http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86090/time-capsule-planted-to-mark-first-anniversary-of-hq news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86090/time-capsule-planted-to-mark-first-anniversary-of-hq Fri, 03 Aug 2018 08:38:44 GMT

Staff at Microgaming have marked the first anniversary of their new building by planting a time capsule. Chief Executive Officer John Coleman placed the vessel underneath the building's entrance – it will be opened in 30 years. The capsule contains unique mementos, stemmed by suggestions from staff...

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