Tag: Senator Ian Gorst

Chief Minister to visit China

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, will lead a delegation to China next week (8-10 April 2014). The delegation will begin by visiting Beijing, before moving on to Shanghai. Delegates will include representatives of Jersey Finance Limited and the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC). The Chief Minister will meet Chinese government and business representatives in […]

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Isle of Man hosts meeting of Crown Dependencies

Isle of Man hosts meeting of Crown Dependencies

| February 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chief Ministers of the Isle of Man, Jersey and Guernsey have reaffirmed their commitment to working together on a range of key international issues. Allan Bell MHK, Senator Ian Gorst and Deputy Peter Harwood held positive discussions today (Friday 7 February) during a meeting of the three Crown Dependencies in Douglas. The trilateral meetings […]

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Turkish Ambassador to visit Jersey

Turkish Ambassador to visit Jersey

| January 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Turkey’s Ambassador to the United Kingdom, His Excellency HE Unal Çeviköz, will visit Jersey on 20 and 21 January 2014. During his visit, the Ambassador will meet the Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, and will stay as a guest of the Lieutenant Governor, General Sir John McColl, at Government House. His delegation includes Turkey’s chief […]

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Channel Islands’ Chief Ministers to visit Brussels

| January 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, and the Chief Minister of Guernsey, Deputy Peter Harwood, will visit Brussels on 8 and 9 January 2014. The visit will be coordinated by the joint Channel Islands Brussels Office. During the two days, the Chief Ministers’ itinerary will include meetings with: • senior political advisers to EU Commission […]

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Jersey’s Chief Minister to review recent achievements and outline future plans at IoD lunch

| December 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

The States of Jersey’s key recent achievements and plans for 2014 are set to be discussed by Jersey’s Chief Minister Senator Ian Gorst at the IoD Jersey branch lunch this month. At the lunch, taking place at the Grand Jersey on Thursday 12th December, Senator Ian Gorst will review the major achievements of Jersey’s government […]

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Jersey signs intergovernmental agreement with the United Kingdom

Jersey signs intergovernmental agreement with the United Kingdom

| October 23, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, has yesterday (22 October 2013) signed an intergovernmental agreement on automatic exchange of tax information on behalf of Jersey with the UK Government in London. Adopting the FATCA-style agreement with the UK is one of a series of international commitments made by the Island in recent months to improve […]

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Chief Minister to attend Conservative Party conference

| September 27, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, will represent Jersey at the Conservative Party conference in Manchester from 29 September to 1 October 2013. He will be accompanied by the Treasury and Resources Minister, Senator Philip Ozouf. The conference will be attended by delegates from within the Conservative Party as well as those representing charities, the […]

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Chief Minister welcomes UK Prime Minister’s endorsement

| September 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, has welcomed comments made in the House of Commons yesterday (9 September 2013) by the UK Prime Minister, the Rt Hon David Cameron, MP. Addressing fellow Members of Parliament, Mr Cameron recognised the positive steps taken by Jersey and the other Crown Dependencies. He said: “I do not think […]

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Chief Minister to visit Ille et Vilaine

| July 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

The Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, will travel to Rennes tomorrow (24 July) to meet the President of the General Council of Ille et Vilaine, Mr Jean-Louis Tourenne. The Assistant Chief Minister, Senator Sir Philip Bailhache, and the Vice-President of the General Council, Mrs Clotilde Tascon Mennetrier, will also attend the meeting. The purpose of […]

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Chief Minister and Assistant Chief Minister to visit China

| June 28, 2013 | 0 Comments

Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, and Assistant Chief Minister, Senator Sir Philip Bailhache, will lead a delegation to China next week (1-8 July 2013). The delegation will begin by visiting Beijing, before moving on to Shanghai, Hangzhou and Hong Kong. Delegates will include representatives of the finance industry and the Economic Development Department. In Beijing, […]

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