07 March 2014
The Isle of Man Government’s Department of Economic Development has appointed Simon Pickering to the new role of Business Development Manager, Retail Financial Services.
03 March 2014
Minister for Economic Development John Shimmin MHK has thanked Howard Quayle MHK and Laurence Skelly MHK following the announcement that they are leaving the Department to become Ministers. The Minister commented:
20 February 2014
The Minister for Economic Development John Shimmin MHK is confident that his Department will help drive further economic growth and job creation following the Treasury Minister’s Budget speech earlier this week.
12 February 2014
The e-Gaming team for the Department of Economic Development and representatives from the Isle of Man’s e-Gaming sector have reported an extremely high number of enquiries following a successful ICE Totally Gaming event in London.
11 February 2014
The Department of Economic Development has announced that it is seeking a new Director of Civil Aviation as Hartley Elder, the current Director, is to retire later this year.
03 February 2014
The Isle of Man Government has taken a further step towards exploring the opportunities for generation of offshore wind and tidal energy and is now inviting expressions of interest from parties seeking to develop offshore energy production in Isle of Man territorial seas.
31 January 2014
A delegation from the Isle of Man presented opportunities in the Island’s offshore renewable energy sector to 130 delegates at key industry event the Rushlight Show held in London on 30th January 2014.
27 January 2014
Plan for Isle of Man’s economic future launched. Economy can grow by 3% to 4% each year to 2020,
with e-Business sector being key source of growth.
23 January 2014
A delegation from the Isle of Man’s e-Gaming sector is preparing to attend the ICE Totally Gaming event in London.
07 January 2014
The Isle of Man Ship Registry has delivered another very good year, securing more ships from new owners with a corresponding increase in gross registered tonnage of more than twice the growth rate of the world’s fleet during 2013.
19 December 2013
The Isle Of Man Companies Registry quality management system has been certified as complying with the requirements of ISO 9001:2008 following a review by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance.
27 November 2013
The Department of Economic Development has welcomed the news that the first Isle of Man company has been listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
22 November 2013
The Isle of Man has been awarded the top ‘Compliant’ rating by the global body reviewing tax transparency around the world.
21 October 2013
The Isle of Man and Isle of Man Creamery’s mature cheddar is the star of a major TV, press and in-store campaign by the upmarket Publix supermarket chain in the USA.
15 October 2013
The Department of Economic Development has reported great interest in the Isle of Man at the 12th European i-gaming congress and expo (EIG) which was held last week in Barcelona.
15 October 2013
KPMG Isle of Man has announced the speaker line up for its fourth annual eGaming Summit, which includes major international industry experts as well as key representatives of the local cluster.
14 October 2013
The Department of Economic Development is encouraging local businesses to participate in the International Festival for Business, which is being held in Liverpool during June and July next year. The Festival is set to attract 250,000 professionals from 125 countries and the Department is planning to showcase the Isle of Man’s diverse, successful economy.
14 October 2013
The Minister for Economic Development John Shimmin MHK has reiterated his Department’s support for the visitor economy and the successes enjoyed to date during 2013.
09 October 2013
Following discussions between the Chief Minister and Minister for UK Trade and Investment (UKTI) Lord Green on renewing arrangements, the rules governing the extent to which Isle of Man based businesses may access services provided by UKTI have been clarified, this reflects the benefits which Isle of Man businesses bring to the UK economy as a whole.
07 October 2013
The global e-gaming industry is meeting in Barcelona this week at the 12th European I-gaming congress and expo (EIG) and the Isle of Man will be well represented by our industry, supported by the Department of Economic Development.
01 October 2013
The Isle of Man Government announce today that they are seeking a consultant to assist with forthcoming expressions of interest and tenders for offshore wind farms in the Isle of Man’s territorial seas.
26 September 2013
Riva Financial Systems Announces Relocation of Isle of Man Headquarters
23 September 2013
Shanghai Linso Digital Technology Co., Ltd. (LINSO), a leading Chinese manufacturer of commercial LED solutions, has recently set up a company in the Isle of Man to facilitate its new export drive into the UK and Europe.
16 September 2013
As part of the Isle of Man Government’s ongoing programme of signing Double Taxation Agreements and Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEAs), Treasury Minister Eddie Teare MHK signed TIEAs with Italy and Lesotho today in London.
10 September 2013
Treasury Minister Eddie Teare MHK has welcomed recognition from United Kingdom Prime Minister David Cameron that the Isle of Man is not a tax haven.
05 September 2013
The Department of Economic Development has announced that Owen Cutajar and Andrew Gleave are the winners of the Singularity University Isle of Man Grand Challenge.
29 August 2013
Celton Manx Isle of Man, as operator of the global online sports book SBOBET, has signed contracts with five Premier League clubs to be their official Asian betting partner for the 2013-2014 season: Hull City, Norwich City, Southampton, Swansea City and West Ham United.
28 August 2013
The Isle of Man has signed a Tax Information Exchange Agreement (TIEA) with Switzerland.
21 August 2013
The 2013 Energy Expo highlighted the significant potential that exists in the Clean Tech sector for the creation of economic development opportunities in the Isle of Man.
17 May 2013
Isle of Man entrepreneurs and ‘visionaries' enter now for a chance to win one of two experiences worth up to $25,000.
09 May 2013
The Department of Economic Development has appointed Peter Greenhill as its new Head of e-Gaming Development.
16 August 2012
A survey of leading aviation lawyers from around the world, conducted by leading aviation publication 'Corporate Jet Investor', has voted the Isle of Man Aircraft Registry the best aircraft registry in the world.
13 August 2012
The Space Data Association today announced that NASA has signed an agreement with the SDA to use its services.