09 December 2013
The Civil Service Commission has appointed Chris Corlett as Chief Executive for the Department of Economic Development. He has been the Department’s Acting Chief Executive since October 2012.
04 December 2013
The Isle of Man Aircraft Registry is continuing its strong growth and has just completed the registration of its 650th aircraft since its inception in May 2007. Plans are now in progress to facilitate further growth.
03 December 2013
The Companies Registry has advised that changes to its fees will take effect from 7th January 2014.
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.
15 November 2013
The Department of Economic Development has announced the shortlist for the Tourism Awards with another upbeat message on the performance of the Visitor Economy sector.
04 November 2013
A study by the Isle of Man Government's Treasury Economic Affairs Division (EAD) into the contribution that the Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling makes to the Island's economy has shown an increase in visitors of approximately 50% over a four-year period.
29 October 2013
The Isle of Man Festival of Motorcycling has received a major boost with a series of positive UK Motorcycle Press articles following the inaugural Classic TT event. All of the UK's main motorcycle titles attended the event and their review articles have now appeared on shelf.
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.
09 August 2013
The Island’s economy is heading for a healthy real growth rate of between three and four per cent in the current financial year, according to the Government’s latest quarterly economic report.
03 August 2013
An Isle of Man delegation has returned from visiting the Isle of Wight’s ’Ecoisland’ initiative with a commitment to investigate how viable implementation of a similar initiative would take place in the Isle of Man
31 July 2013
The Department of Economic Development is urging Island businesses and organisations to contribute to the “Vision 2020” initiative by responding to an online questionnaire, if they have not done so already.
19 July 2013
The Energy Expo 2013 is taking place on the 9th and 10th of August at Knockaloe as part of the Royal Manx Agricultural Show.
28 June 2013
Vision 2020 is an important new initiative in the Isle of Man Government's strategy for growing the Island's economy.
14 June 2013
The Isle of Man has been named ‘Best International Finance Centre’ in the Professional Advisor International Fund and Product Awards 2013.
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.