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 Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:44:48 GMT Post Office to hold 'intense talks' over strike action http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86805/post-office-to-hold-intense-talks-over-strike-action news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86805/post-office-to-hold-intense-talks-over-strike-action Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:44:48 GMT

The Isle of Man Post Office will hold a day of ‘intense negotiation talks’ today to try and stop the strike which is planned. It’s strongly refuted claims from the Communication Workers Union that it’s rejected the opportunity to have ‘meaningful’ talks. Discussions on job evaluation with the CWU...

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Public urged to support Manx farmers this Christmas http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86803/public-urged-to-support-manx-farmers-this-christmas news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86803/public-urged-to-support-manx-farmers-this-christmas Wed, 12 Dec 2018 09:42:09 GMT

Shoppers are being encouraged to support local farmers and economy this Christmas. Consumers are asked to support Manx livestock farmers and the Island’s economy by adding locally produced beef, pork or lamb to their shopping lists. Research by Isle of Man Meats shows that when asked about the...

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Dandara teams up with Salvation Army to spread festive cheer http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86791/dandara-teams-up-with-salvation-army-to-spread-festive-cheer news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86791/dandara-teams-up-with-salvation-army-to-spread-festive-cheer Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:05:03 GMT

Demand for help around the Christmas period is growing. That’s the message from The Salvation Army which says more and more people are seeking assistance. This year Dandara is once again backing the charity appeal by donating money to buy toys, gifts, wrapping paper and chocolates for families and...

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New room helping staff improve their wellbeing http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86790/new-room-helping-staff-improve-their-wellbeing- news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86790/new-room-helping-staff-improve-their-wellbeing- Tue, 11 Dec 2018 14:02:27 GMT

500 staff at Old Mutual International are taking advantage of a new meeting space which has been designed to improve health and wellbeing. A ‘Thrive Hub’ has been created at King Edward Bay House perfect for colleagues to relax, chat, meet for coffee or lunch and hold informal meetings. The Thrive...

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MHK questions government action on fast food http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86778/mhk-questions-government-action-on-fast-food news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86778/mhk-questions-government-action-on-fast-food Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:30:58 GMT

What action is government taking to reduce litter from fast food outlets? Middle MHK Bill Shimmins will quiz the Environment, Food and Agriculture Minister in Tynwald this week. The sitting gets underway tomorrow. He’ll also ask Geoffrey Boot whether he supports the provision of more fast food...

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Tax bills due by January 6th http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86775/tax-bills-due-by-january-6th news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86775/tax-bills-due-by-january-6th Mon, 10 Dec 2018 09:26:36 GMT

People on the Isle of Man are being urged to ensure they’ve paid their tax bills. Outstanding amounts for 2017/18 personal tax assessments and 2018/19 payment on account notices are due by January 6th. You can pay online – assistance is available via the Income Tax Division on 685400.

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Shoeboxes collected for children in need in Europe http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86767/shoeboxes-collected-for-children-in-need-in-europe news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86767/shoeboxes-collected-for-children-in-need-in-europe Fri, 07 Dec 2018 09:41:57 GMT

Members of the Rotary Club are busy building shoeboxes for those in need in Eastern Europe. The Rotary Club of Rushen and Western Mann and its members are collecting toys, gifts, educational items and household goods to send to less privileged children. This year Equiom is backing the appeal...

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Contingency plans in place say Post Office http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86758/contingency-plans-in-place-say-post-office news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86758/contingency-plans-in-place-say-post-office Thu, 06 Dec 2018 09:04:42 GMT

The Isle of Man Post Office says it has got ‘operational contingency plans’ in place ahead of a strike. Up to 200 postal workers are downing tools for 48 hours from 5.30am next Thursday. The Post Office says it wants to express its ‘sincere apologies’ to those who will be affected by their actions...

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Graduate fair to be held in April 2019 http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86756/graduate-fair-to-be-held-in-april-2019- news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86756/graduate-fair-to-be-held-in-april-2019- Thu, 06 Dec 2018 08:59:38 GMT

Plans are in place to help graduates find jobs on the Isle of Man after studying. The Department of Enterprise will host a fair highlighting the opportunities available on Island. The Locate Isle of Man Graduate Fair will take place on April 17th at Woodbourne House. The department is now seeking...

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Further consultation over plans to build in Ballasalla http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86750/further-consultation-over-plans-to-build-in-ballasalla news@isleofman.com Business News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/86750/further-consultation-over-plans-to-build-in-ballasalla Wed, 05 Dec 2018 10:36:45 GMT

A second public consultation will be held next week before proposals for the first two phases of a new housing development in Ballasalla are submitted to government planners.The Dandara Group is seeking to build 282 homes in the area - a mix of two, three and four-bedroom properties. Plans will also...

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