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IS JERSEY SUFFERING AN ‘INFOBESITY’ EPIDEMIC?

| August 21, 2014

An upcoming Jersey seminar will look at how information overload is impacting the health of our working population and urge businesses to rethink how they use technology ‘Infobesity’ – the over-consumption of information – is raising the stress levels of almost half of our office workers according to new research by independent research agency, YouGov. […]

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Claremont Wins Award for Isle of Man’s Leading Hotel

| August 21, 2014

The Claremont hotel is celebrating the conferral of a prestigious international award after winning the ‘Isle of Man’s Leading Hotel 2014’ at the annual World Travel Awards. The prize will add to the Claremont’s growing list of accolades, which now includes the 4-Star Silver Award from Visit Isle of Man, TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, the […]

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White Rock Brewery appoints Technical Brewer

| August 21, 2014

White Rock Brewery strengthens its team with the appointment of Matthew Lane as Technical Brewer. The appointment comes as a result of the requirement to triple production in order to meet demand for the company’s craft beers, ‘Wonky Donkey’, ‘Lost Tourist’ and most recently, ‘Pushang’ which is being brewed in support of the Eleanor Foundation. […]

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New digital marketing executive and a busy year ahead at Indulge Media

| August 21, 2014

Indulge media has appointed Linsey Burnard to the role of digital marketing executive. She will be involved with search engine marketing, email marketing and social media strategy. Linsey graduated from De Montfort University with a degree in media studies and went on to complete a Masters degreein marketing management. Prior to joining Indulge Linsey gained […]

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RBC SETS GOLD STANDARD IN RENOVATION

| August 21, 2014

RBC Wealth Management has received the first Gold SKA certificate to be awarded in the Channel Islands for its efforts to reduce the environmental impact of refurbishments at the Canada Court office in St Peter Port. Operated by the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors, the SKA rating is an environmental assessment tool to help developers […]

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Tracey Bell introduce Dr Razvan Savu and Digital Dentistry

| August 20, 2014

Tracey Bell, Isle of Man is pleased to introduce our new dentist Dr Razvan Savu, with 13 years experience in cosmetic dentistry and root canal treatment under the microscope. Dr Razvan Savu is an experienced restorative dentist who has a special interest in endodontic (Root Canal treatments), Cosmetic Dentistry and Dental implantology. Dr Bell said, “It is a […]

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APPLEBY ACTS FOR POKERSTARS SELLER IN US$4.6 BILLION DEAL

| August 20, 2014

Appleby acted as Isle of Man legal advisor to Oldford Group, parent company of the PokerStars and Full Tilt Poker brands, during its sale to Amaya Gaming Group Inc. (TSX:AYA) for an aggregate purchase price of US$4.9 billion. It is believed to be one the highest value local deals ever completed in the Isle of […]

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Digital Skills Scrutiny Sub-panel Publishes Interim Report

| August 18, 2014

The Digital Skills Scrutiny Sub-panel, chaired by Connétable Steve Pallett, has published its interim report looking into the development of digital skills across the Island. The Review has focused particularly on examining whether the Education Minister’s Vision for IT in Education: ‘Thinking Differently’ is capable of playing an appropriate role in delivering the skills required […]

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Election candidates invited to get online

| August 18, 2014

ISLANDERS who intend to stand for election are being invited to upload their details to the vote.je website. Prospective candidates are able to upload their name, contact details and photograph to the vote.je website in advance of the information going live on 1st September 2014. Vote.je is an essential guide to voting in Jersey and […]

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Isle of Man supports response to crisis in Gaza

| August 15, 2014

Emergency funding from the Isle of Man is supporting the international response to the humanitarian crisis in Gaza. Thousands of people have been killed, injured or forced to flee their homes since the outbreak of hostilities in July. The International Development Committee of the Council of Ministers is assisting the relief efforts by providing funds […]

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