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Digital Skills Scrutiny Sub-panel Publishes Interim Report

| August 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

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 | 0 Comments

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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Commemoration of the first Jerseyman to lose his life in the Great War

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Almost 100 years since he was killed in the first battle of the Great War, Captain Ernest Felix Victor Briard (known as Victor)will be remembered by naming a new housing development in his honor. On 22nd August 2014, Phase 1 of the Belle Vue development to deliver 35 lifelongapartments,by Andium Homes, will be officially named […]

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APPLEBY REPORTS OFFSHORE INCORPORATION ACTIVITY FOR THE SECOND HALF OF 2013

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey — 15 August 2014 — New company registrations increased in most offshore jurisdictions in the second half of 2013, according to Appleby, one of the world’s largest providers of offshore legal, fiduciary and administration services. In total, there were 44,615 new offshore company incorporations in the second half of 2013, and the total number […]

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Ogier Corporate Services shortlisted for prestigious awards

Ogier Corporate Services shortlisted for prestigious awards

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ogier Corporate Services has been shortlisted for two awards at the prestigious ICSA Jersey Awards 2014. The awards, which are now in their third year, celebrate the professional achievements of ICSA Jersey members.  Ogier Corporate Services won the ICSA Jersey Administration Team of the Year award in 2013 and the ICSA Jersey Administrator of the […]

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Collas Crill advises Channel Island Property Fund Limited on £41.7 million placing and property acquisitions

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Collas Crill has advised the Channel Islands Property Fund Limited on a placing of a further 41,775,000 shares, valued at £1 each, on to the official list of the Channel Islands Securities Exchange. The proceeds of the placing were used in the acquisition of two prestigious commercial properties in the Channel Islands; 40 Esplanade in […]

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Health and Safety at Work (Jersey) Law, 1989 Consultation on the proposed Managing Health and Safety in Construction Approved Code of Practice

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Senator Francis Le Gresley, Minister for Social Security, intends to give approval to a new Code of Practice on Managing Health and Safety in Construction,under Article 10 of the Health and Safety at Work (Jersey) Law, 1989.  The Code of Practice will apply to all commercial construction projects, with additional requirements for major projects which […]

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Finance Industry Representatives Meet Chinese Ambassador to the UK

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Representatives of the finance industry in Jersey met with the Ambassador of the People’s Republic of China to the UK during a visit to Jersey this week. His Excellency Liu Xiaoming, who was in Jersey from 11 to 14 August, visited Jersey Finance’s offices to hold a roundtable discussion with senior finance industry representatives on […]

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Have your say on Jersey’s property tax system

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

A public consultation has been launched to gather Islanders’ views on Jersey’s property tax system. The Property Tax Review consultation was published alongside the Draft Budget Statement 2015. The consultation document, now available online at www.gov.je/consultex plains the aims of the review being carried out by Treasury and Resources. There view aims to ensure that […]

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Waitrose Partners support the Battle of Flowers

| August 15, 2014 | 0 Comments

Waitrose branches in Jersey are once again offering their time and support to help with the 2014 Battle of Flowers. For the third year running Partners (as all employees are known) from Waitrose St Saviour and Red Houses are donating their time through the supermarket’s Partner Volunteering scheme to help create and hand out bags […]

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