Tag: Senator Ian Gorst

Chief Minister to attend remembrance ceremonies in Normandy

| June 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, will be in Normandy from 6 to 8 June 2014 to represent the Island at a series of official ceremonies commemorating the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. Senator Gorst will be part of a Channel Islands delegation that has been invited to attend the memorial celebrations by the […]

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Jersey to welcome Arab delegation

| May 21, 2014 | 0 Comments

A delegation of Arab ambassadors will arrive in Jersey on 22 May 2014 for a two-day visit. The delegates, from the Arab Ambassadors’ Council (AAC), which represents ambassadors of Arab states accredited in the United Kingdom, will be welcomed to the Island by the Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst. Led by the Ambassador of the […]

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Jersey is leading the field in international trust work

Jersey is leading the field in international trust work

| May 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jersey is a leading centre of excellence for international trust and private client work, according to the Island’s Chief Minister, and could benefit from moves to establish a ‘level playing field’ for the global industry. Senator Ian Gorst delivered the keynote address at the Mourant Ozannes International Trust and Private Client conference at the Hotel […]

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New regulatory agreement to be signed during Gulf visit by Chief Minister

New regulatory agreement to be signed during Gulf visit by Chief Minister

| May 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

A Jersey delegation led by its Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, and including the Island’s financial services regulator and senior government and industry figures, will be visiting the United Arab Emirates (UAE) from Sunday (May 4) when the latest regulatory agreement will be signed. The Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) represented by Director General, John […]

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Chief Minister to visit UAE

| May 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Chief Minister, Senator Ian Gorst, will travel to the United Arab Emirates (UAE) later this week for a four-day trip to Abu Dhabi and Dubai. Between 3 and 6 May, Senator Gorst’s delegation will meet members of the Emirati Government and business representatives. The visit is part of an ongoing programme of engagement with […]

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Transparency on beneficial ownership

| April 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, David Cameron, has written to all the Crown Dependencies and the Overseas Territories following the publication last week of the UK Government’s report on its proposals to enhance the transparency of UK company ownership. In his letter to the Chief Minster, Mr Cameron welcomed the Crown Dependencies’ decisions […]

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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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