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 Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:20:48 GMT Nursery hits back after 'malicious' rumours http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85481/nursery-hits-back-after-malicious-rumours news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85481/nursery-hits-back-after-malicious-rumours Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:20:48 GMT

A Manx nursery says it's been forced to take legal action after malicious rumours were spread across the Island. Gloryland Preschool Nursey has taken to Facebook to issue a public statement saying it wants to 'publicly dismiss' rumours about its nurseries and nursery owners. In the statement it...

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200 Barclays staff to take part in all-Island beach clean http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85478/200-barclays-staff-to-take-part-in-all-island-beach-clean news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85478/200-barclays-staff-to-take-part-in-all-island-beach-clean Tue, 24 Apr 2018 10:14:25 GMT

200 staff from Barclays will take part in an all-Island beach clean on Sunday. The bank is teaming up with FIM Capital Beach Buddies to clean nine different beaches. The event is being dubbed The Big Barclays Beach Clean. Beaches at Ramsey, Ballaugh, Castletown, Langness, Port Soderick, Groudle...

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New Vice Chairman for Post Office http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85459/new-vice-chairman-for-post-office news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85459/new-vice-chairman-for-post-office Fri, 20 Apr 2018 08:36:14 GMT

Isle of Man Post Office has appointed a new Vice Chairman. MLC Tanya August-Hanson takes up the role after successfully being elected to the Legislative Council in March. She’s taking over from MHK Clare Bettison.

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Economic impact of the TT to be assessed http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85427/economic-impact-of-the-tt-to-be-assessed- news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85427/economic-impact-of-the-tt-to-be-assessed- Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:50:28 GMT

Benefits of the TT and Festival of Motorcycling will be reviewed as part of a new economic impact assessment.   The Cabinet Office wants to hear from people and organisations about their views of whether the road-racing events create a positive or negative economic impact. The recommendation was...

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Public thoughts on EU withdrawal wanted http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85426/public-thoughts-on-eu-withdrawal-wanted news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85426/public-thoughts-on-eu-withdrawal-wanted Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:48:01 GMT

People on the Isle of Man are being urged to have their say on plans to leave the EU. The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill will start its passage through Tynwald later this year. The UK's decision to withdraw from the EU means the current relationship the Island has with the EU will end on March...

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Feedback to help shape planning reform http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85425/feedback-to-help-shape-planning-reform news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85425/feedback-to-help-shape-planning-reform Tue, 17 Apr 2018 08:45:02 GMT

The Isle of Man will get a new action plan on planning reform. Policy and Reform Minister Chris Thomas will announce plans at next month’s sitting of Tynwald. It follows 171 responses to a public consultation on planning which ran between October and January. You can find those reponses HERE. Mr...

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Inflation rate remains unchanged http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85368/inflation-rate-remains-unchanged- news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85368/inflation-rate-remains-unchanged- Mon, 09 Apr 2018 08:35:14 GMT

The Isle of Man's rate of inflation remained unchanged in March.As measured by the Consumer Prices Index it stood at 4.4 per cent.According to statistics released by the Manx Government the most significant contributor to the rate of inflation is transportation costs – they account for 1.6...

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Chief Minister has privately funded CWG trip http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85339/chief-minister-has-privately-funded-cwg-trip news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85339/chief-minister-has-privately-funded-cwg-trip Thu, 05 Apr 2018 08:23:22 GMT

The Isle of Man's Chief Minister has paid for himself to attend this year's Commonwealth Games. That's according to the government which says Howard Quayle is on a 'privately funded trip' to the Gold Coast. On Tuesday night he attended the launch of the 2018 Commonwealth Games Trade and Investment...

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Conister records 123 % increase http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85332/conister-records-123-increase- news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85332/conister-records-123-increase- Wed, 04 Apr 2018 08:30:52 GMT

Profits at Conister have increased by 123 per cent in the last year. The independent bank says profit after tax reached £2 million – in 2016 it reached £0.9 million. Backed by new loan advances of £73.7 million the total loan book stands at £123.4 million. Customer deposits also increased by 13...

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Visitor numbers drop by 8.7 per cent http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85322/visitor-numbers-drop-by-8-7-per-cent- news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85322/visitor-numbers-drop-by-8-7-per-cent- Tue, 03 Apr 2018 08:55:03 GMT

The total number of people visiting the Isle of Man dropped by 8.7 per cent in 2017. That’s according to the Passenger Survey which is published by the Cabinet Office. It showed that 266,850 people visited the Island. The number of non-business visitors staying in paid accommodation also...

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