Tag: Senator Alan Maclean

Diverse and tangible benefits for Jersey stem from Far East Visit

Diverse and tangible benefits for Jersey stem from Far East Visit

| June 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

A recent visit to major centres in Hong Kong and mainland China has given Jersey the opportunity to seize diverse opportunities across a broad range of sectors, including education, e-commerce, telecoms, digital and tourism as well as financial services. Led by Economic Development Minister Senator Alan Maclean and coordinated by Locate Jersey, the delegation from […]

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Minister proposes Jersey Aircraft Registry

| April 30, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Minister for Economic Development, Senator Alan Maclean, has lodged draft legislation that would enable a Jersey Aircraft Registry (JAR) to be established. Independent research commissioned by the Department has indicated that an aircraft registry based in the Island could generate significant income. The JAR would allow for the registration of private and corporate high-value […]

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Public sector reform to be explored at IoD lunch

Public sector reform to be explored at IoD lunch

| March 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey’s Minister for Economic Development Senator Alan Maclean will be the guest speaker at this month’s IoD lunch when he will explore the challenges, opportunities and processes involved in reforming Jersey’s public sector. At the lunch, to be held at the Grand Jersey on Tuesday 18th March, Senator Maclean will give an update on the […]

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Jersey Innovation Fund: non-executive directors appointed and fund opens for business

| December 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Economic Development Minister, Senator Alan Maclean, has appointed four non-executive directors to the Jersey Innovation Fund (JIF) which has opened for business. Aaron Chatterley, Dave Allen, Peter Shirreffs and Tim Ringsdore have been appointed NEDs to the board of the Jersey Innovation Fund, joining Tim Herbert who was appointed as non-executive chairman in September. […]

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Final decision on Channel Islands Aircraft Registry

| September 13, 2013 | 0 Comments

At a recent meeting between Jersey’s Economic Development Minister, Senator Alan Maclean, and the Minister for Commerce and Employment in Guernsey, Deputy Kevin Stewart, a decision was made not to proceed with a joint Channel Islands Aircraft Registry. It became apparent over recent months – after a great deal of effort and having taken independent […]

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Jersey Innovation Fund: chairman appointed

| September 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Economic Development Minister, Senator Alan Maclean, has appointed Mr Tim Herbert as chairman of the board that will oversee the Jersey Innovation Fund. Mr Herbert is a qualified Jersey advocate and has spent most of his career on the Island. Mr Herbert’s career is mostly linked to Mourant Ozannes, of which he was a […]

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Economic Development Minister to visit Israel

| March 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

Economic Development Minister, Senator Alan Maclean, will be in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv on Monday 4 and Tuesday 5 March 2013 to meet senior Israeli Government officials and leading finance and business representatives. Senator Maclean will be accompanied on the visit by officials from Economic Development and Locate Jersey. They will be looking to develop […]

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Minister proposes law on dormant bank accounts

| February 6, 2013 | 0 Comments

Economic Development Minister, Senator Alan Maclean, has proposed a new law to allow money in dormant bank accounts to be collected into a central fund and used to support charities and other good causes in the Island. The proposal follows a public consultation, which found that all respondents were in favour of the law. The […]

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Economic Development Minister Leads Delegation Taking Digital Jersey Proposition to Israel

| May 18, 2012 | 0 Comments

Building on the successful strategic partnership with UK Israel Business, the Minister for Economic Development, Senator Alan Maclean, is leading a trade delegation to Israel next week for a packed three day itinerary of meetings with leading e-commerce organisations. The delegation that will include representatives from Locate Jersey, Digital Jersey and Jersey’s e-commerce and telecoms […]

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