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Public sector rents to increase by 3.1%

Public sector rents in the Isle of Man are set to increase by 3.1%, with effect from 1 April 2018. The revised charges have been announced by the Department of...
Wednesday, 20 December 2017

Broadband habits consumer survey

The Communications Commission is gathering information through an online survey on a range of issues, including the take-up of mobile and fixed broadband...
Monday, 18 December 2017

Minister unveils new energy efficiency project

A new Energy Efficiency Scheme to help residents and businesses reduce their fuel bills and use of fossil fuels has been announced by Geoffrey Boot MHK,...
Tuesday, 12 December 2017

Release of Isle of Man Christmas £5 coin

The Isle of Man Government is pleased to announce the launch of its 2017 Christmas coin. The £5 coin depicts a Peace Dove with outstretched wings surrounded by...
Monday, 11 December 2017

Regeneration scheme will transform Castle Street

A project to breathe fresh life into one of the Isle of Man’s main shopping areas will get under way early next year. The £1.4 million investment in Castle...
Monday, 11 December 2017

Operation Red Christmas festive campaign reinforces zero tolerance approach to drink-driving

The Isle of Man Constabulary’s Roads Policing Unit will be targeting drivers who get behind the wheel after drinking this festive season.  Officers will greet...
Tuesday, 5 December 2017

2018 - a special year celebrating our special Island

As promised in the Programme for Government, 1 January 2018 will mark the start of a year of themed events celebrating the Isle of Man as a special place to...
Friday, 1 December 2017

Department prepared for wintry weather

With wintry conditions forecast this week, the Department of Infrastructure is coordinating efforts to keep the Island moving. The Isle of Man Met Office is...
Wednesday, 29 November 2017

Range of ideas for former RAF camp at Jurby

A broad range of ideas has been suggested for the potential redevelopment of the former Royal Air Force camp at Jurby. The Department of Infrastructure says it...
Friday, 17 November 2017

Interviewers sought for household survey

The Economic Affairs Division of the Cabinet Office is looking for people from all over the Island to work part-time as household survey...
Monday, 13 November 2017