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People urged not to light bonfires during COVID-19 lock-down

The Isle of Man Government is appealing for people to support their neighbours as well as the emergency services by not lighting bonfires during the COVID-19...
Friday, 17 April 2020

Celebration of Island’s sporting talent to go ahead online

Sports fans will be able to watch the Isle of Man Sports Awards from the comfort of their own home on 23 April, as the Island weathers the impact of...
Friday, 17 April 2020

Debt Counselling Service maintained during coronavirus lockdown

Island residents who find themselves in financial difficulty are being reminded that a confidential Debt Counselling Service remains available to them. The...
Tuesday, 31 March 2020

Launch of Strategic Capacity Scheme

The Department for Enterprise’s Coronavirus Strategic Capacity Scheme has been established to provide financial support to businesses in sectors of strategic...
Tuesday, 31 March 2020

Isle of Man Disruption Loan Guarantee Scheme launches

Today the Isle of Man Government has announced the launch of the Isle of Man Disruption Loan Guarantee Scheme. The Scheme has been introduced in response to...
Tuesday, 31 March 2020

Treasury Minister's statement on financial measures to protect the Island

Good Afternoon I know that many of you are bewildered, afraid and worried both about your health and also increasingly about your financial future and your...
Monday, 30 March 2020

Treasury Minister provides update on measures being taken to protect Manx economy

Treasury Minister Alfred Cannan MHK today provided an update on the measures being taken to protect the Isle of Man economy and the support being provided to...
Monday, 30 March 2020

Essential services offer their support during COVID-19 Pandemic

Further to the Treasury Minister’s statement on Monday 30 March the following businesses have stated their continued support to their customers and extra...
Monday, 30 March 2020

Grant scheme extended to support self-employed in construction and education sectors

Treasury Minister Alfred Cannan MHK has today announced that a grant scheme to support self-employed workers affected by the coronavirus pandemic will be...
Thursday, 26 March 2020

Option for benefits and pensions to be paid direct to bank accounts

In response to the coronavirus pandemic and restrictions on movement, the Isle of Man Government is reminding people who receive state pensions or benefits at a...
Wednesday, 25 March 2020
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