Author Archive: James Qualtrough

James Qualtrough (Jamesq) is the Founder and Editor of Isle News and is based on the Isle of Man. Isle News is a news site for the UK offshore jurisdictions of the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey.

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Inward investment figures reflect successful year for Locate Jersey

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Locate Jersey, the States of Jersey’s body responsible for inward investment, has seen the number of businesses relocating to Jersey increase by almost 50% this year, according to annual figures. Figures for 2014 show that, via Locate Jersey, 43 business licenses were approved this year, an increase of 48% on last year, creating 368 job […]

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Tripadvisor awards Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel Jersey a Silver Green Leaders Award

Tripadvisor awards Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel Jersey a Silver Green Leaders Award

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel, Jersey has been awarded a Silver Level GreenLeader accolade in the TripAdvisor® GreenLeaders™ programme, recognising hotels that engage in environmentally friendly practices and help travellers plan greener stays. Along with 71 other Rezidor Hotels worldwide, which also have been recognised by this programme, the Radisson Blu Waterfront Hotel is particularly […]

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Jersey Business receives high impact award

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey Business has been awarded High Impact status by a leading national organisation for its contribution to this year’s Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW). During GEW, held last month, 700 secondary school students were tasked with the challenge of developing a business idea that focused on reducing road traffic and improving the health and well-being of […]

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New rules for pet travel

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

New pet travel rules are coming in at the end of the year that may affect pet owners in Jersey. Jersey has a pet travel scheme which was set up to enable pet owners to take their pets with them when they move home or go on holiday in the EU. People transporting animals for […]

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Jersey Restaurant Bohemia named in OpenTable’s Top 100 Best Restaurants in the UK

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Bohemia Restaurant in Jersey has been named one of the top restaurants in the UK in the OpenTable Top 100 Best Restaurants 2014 , 16 December 2014. Bohemia is the only restaurant on the island to be ranked in OpenTable’s Top 100 Best Restaurants. The Michelin star restaurant stands alongside The Fat Duck, The Ledbury, […]

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OFFSHORE INCORPORATIONS UP IN THE FIRST HALF OF 2014, APPLEBY REPORTS

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey — 16 December 2014 — The total number of new company registrations increased across offshore jurisdictions in the first half of 2014, according to Appleby, one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services. In the first half of 2014, there were 46,455 new offshore company incorporations, representing a 4% increase […]

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New Director joins the team at Asset Leverage Consultants

New Director joins the team at Asset Leverage Consultants

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Asset Leverage Consultants (ALC) has this month bolstered its expertise with the appointment of Carey Ann Scott who joins its growing team as Director. Carey Ann has fifteen years experience in the finance industry. Her most recent role was with Standard Chartered Bank where, as Credit Risk Officer, she had the task of reviewing a […]

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Jersey’s first digital career roadshow

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Digital Jersey and industry experts team up today to run a mini school roadshow for year 10 students at De La Salle College. The key focus of the event will be to promote entrepreneurial skills, innovation and explain the variety of careers available in the digital sector. The aim of the roadshow is to inspire […]

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Parents reminded about Reception places for September 2015

| December 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Parents who have not yet registered for a Reception place in a States’ primary school for September 2015 need to contact the Education Department before Friday 19 December 2014 to ensure their child has a place. Information on how to register is available from the government website at: http://www.gov.je/Education/Schools/FindingSchool/Pages/Admissions.aspx If applications are received after 19 […]

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TURKEY BUSTER 2015

| December 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

‘Plemolution Resolution Walk’ Thursday 1st JANUARY, 12 NOON START Will you be joining us this New Year’s Day? Following the successful public campaign to return the Plémont headland to nature, where better to raise a glass of celebratory New Year cheer than on a bracing walk along Jersey’s north-west coastline. Join Mike Stentiford MBE on […]

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