John Shimmin

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Name: John Shimmin
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Government gave Sefton £392k grant to refurbish suites

Details of further government support to the Sefton Group have emerged.New Minister for Economic Development Laurence Skelly has confirmed that £391,944 in grant assistance was paid to the Sefton Group in 2009 towards the refurbishment of nine suites ... [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 20 2014 - Updated Jul 20 2014 - 1 reports

Exclusive Nunnery deal over defended in Tynwald

The Manx Educational Foundation has raised the external finance it needs to proceed with plans to create an IT centre of excellence at the Nunnery.And in Tynwald, Chief Minister Allan Bell defended the decision by the Council of Ministers to grant MEF ... [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 20 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

A government job and a pay rise for Zac Hall

After the departure of John Shimmin from the Council of Ministers, the first of a mini-reshuffle of departmental members has been announced.Zac Hall MHK (Onchan) and Chris Thomas MHK (Douglas West) will join the Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture ... [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 3 reports

Legal expert offers government solutions to Sefton deal issues

The legal expert who deemed the Sefton loan deal to be unlawful has now offered Government three options that could rectify the situation.London lawyer Richard Moules said government could create new legislation retrospectively to validate the payments, ... [Published Energy FM - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Call for urgency on Nunnery plan

Former Economic Development Minister John Shimmin has urged the Chief Minister to hold urgent talks with the Manx Educational Foundation, which wants to develop an international centre for technology at the Nunnery in Douglas.In Tynwald this morning, ... [Published Isleofman.com - Jul 15 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Former Minister still has 'role to play' says chief

The Chief Minister admits he’s disappointed he’s had to make further changes to his ministerial line-up.Allan Bell last week moved two ministers around and brought in a new figure in the wake of John Shimmin’s resignation as Economic Development Mini ... [Published Manx Radio - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Skelly aims to build on public confidence

Building public confidence following the recent ‘turmoil’ in the wake of the Sefton loans affair.That is one of the key aims of the Department of Economic Development’s new Minister Laurence Skelly.The Rushen MHK was promoted to the DED from the Department ... [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Chief Minister explains reshuffle choices

The Chief Minister has explained his reshuffle choices following the departure of John Shimmin as Minister for Economic Development.Laurence Skelly has taken the helm as Minister for DED, replaced in Infrastructure by Phil Gawne, as Richard Ronan takes ... [Published Energy FM - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Ronan receives his ministerial warrant

Richard Ronan has begun work as a government minister.The Castletown MHK received his ministerial warrant from Lieutenant Governor Adam Wood on Wednesday.He got his new job (and a pay rise) after Chief Minister Allan Bell reshuffled the Council of Mi ... [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Sefton Group back on the agenda

The Sefton Group and the government’s bailout deal will be discussed by Tynwald twice more later this month.After the resignation of Economic Development Minister John Shimmin and the appointment of Laurence Skelly to the role, Chief Minister Allan Bell ... [Published Manx Radio - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 10 reports

First time Minister 'ready for the challenge'

Castletown MHK Richard Ronan says he'd like to see government working collectively following the latest round of cabinet musical chairs.Yesterday he was awarded his first ministerial position as Minister of Environment, Food and Agriculture - taking over ... [Published Energy FM - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jun 19 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 10 reports

Bell: Shimmin unfairly hounded

Chief Minister Allan Bell says constant bickering over the Sefton Group’s government bailout isn’t helping the Isle of Man.He was speaking after accepting the resignation of Economic Development Minister John Shimmin yesterday.Mr Bell says he feels Mr ... [Published Manx Radio - Jun 20 2014]

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The minister for Economic Development, John Shimmin MHK commented: "the isle of man is synonymous not only with innovation, but for a regulatory environment that is both effective and pragmatic"

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Government gave Sefton £392k grant to refurbish... [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 24 2014]
Exclusive Nunnery deal over defended in Tynwald [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 20 2014]
Turner and Thomas join Department of Infrastruc... [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 18 2014]
A government job and a pay rise for Zac Hall [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 17 2014]
Legal expert offers government solutions to Sef... [Published Energy FM - Jul 16 2014]
New agreement puts Sefton loan within law - Bell [Published Isleofman.com - Jul 15 2014]
Bell’s statement about the Sefton loans affair [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 15 2014]
Call for urgency on Nunnery plan [Published Isleofman.com - Jul 15 2014]
Packed Tynwald agenda: Beecroft wants a legal r... [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 15 2014]
Former Minister still has 'role to play' says c... [Published Manx Radio - Jul 11 2014]
Skelly aims to build on public confidence [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 09 2014]
Chief Minister explains reshuffle choices [Published Energy FM - Jul 05 2014]
Ronan receives his ministerial warrant [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 04 2014]
Sefton Group back on the agenda [Published Manx Radio - Jul 04 2014]
First time Minister 'ready for the challenge' [Published Energy FM - Jul 03 2014]
New Economic Development Minister sets out prio... [Published Energy FM - Jul 03 2014]
New DEFA minister aims to boost food production [Published Manx Radio - Jul 02 2014]
Skelly 'delighted' over new role [Published Energy FM - Jul 02 2014]
Minister changes for Manx parliament [Published BBC - Jul 02 2014]
New minister looks forward to DED [Published Manx Radio - Jul 02 2014]
Ronan is new government minister [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jul 02 2014]
Skelly is new Economic Development Minister [Published Energy FM - Jul 02 2014]
Skelly gets Shimmin's job in reshuffle [Published Manxnet - Jul 02 2014]
Chief Minister names new Economic Development m... [Published Manx Radio - Jul 02 2014]
Sefton Group defends Government support as AGM ... [Published Isle News - Jun 25 2014]
Sefton Group makes £10.3m profit and Sir Miles ... [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jun 25 2014]
Legislation to be reviewed after Sefton loans c... [Published Isle of Man Newspapers - Jun 25 2014]
Isle of Bitcoin: Jersey to take on Bali as best... [Published City A.M. - Jun 24 2014]
Sefton directors should 'waive' their fees says... [Published Manx Radio - Jun 24 2014]
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