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  • Nov 13, 2018
    Minister Approves Seasonal Work Permits for Agriculture
    The Minister for Home Affairs, Connétable Len Norman, has approved a change in policy that will make 130 seasonal work permits available for the agriculture industry to employ workers from outside the European Economic Area (EEA).
  • Nov 12, 2018
    Ministerial Visit to UAE and Bahrain
    Jersey’s Minister for External Relations is leading a delegation to the Middle East this week. Senator Ian Gorst will spend two days in the United Arab Emirates and one day in Bahrain.
  • Nov 08, 2018
    Newly Elected politicians Attend Commonwealth Coaching
    Following Jersey’s General Election in May, the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) is today delivering a professional development programme aimed at newly elected members (politicians) of the States Assembly (Jersey’s Parliament).
  • Nov 07, 2018
    Guidance for Proposed Taxation Law
    A document designed to provide companies with guidance on how the States’ draft Taxation Companies Economic Substance Law will operate has been published today.
  • Nov 07, 2018
    Labour Market Report for June 2018
    Jersey's labour market report is published every six months and covers key aspects of both public and private sector total employment.
  • Nov 06, 2018
    Ministers Boost Ties with High-Growth Global Markets Outside the EU
    The Chief Minister, Senator John Le Fondré, and the Minister for External Relations, Senator Ian Gorst, are embarking on a number of official international visits this month as part of the Government’s strategy for building and developing relationships with high-growth markets outside the EU.
  • Nov 02, 2018
    JFSC Consultation Paper No.10 2018
    Today, the Jersey Financial Services Commission (JFSC) have published a consultation on proposals regarding amendments to the Codes of Practice. The Consultation, No.10 2018, can be found on the following page of the JFSC website:
  • Nov 02, 2018
    Opportunity to ‘Meet the Ministers’
    Islanders will have the chance to meet members of the Council of Ministers at a series of public events, where senior politicians will explain government’s plans for their time of office.
  • Oct 24, 2018
    Scrutiny Panel to Review 2019 Budget
    The Budget sets out the Government’s taxation plans for 2019 and is due to be debated by the States Assembly on 4th December 2018.
  • Oct 23, 2018
    Update Report on Jersey's Energy Plan
    An update on the progress made in 2017 towards reducing the island’s greenhouse gas emissions has been published.
  • Oct 23, 2018
    Treasury Minister Welcomes FPP Report
    Jersey’s Treasury Minister, Deputy Susie Pinel, has welcomed the publication of the independent Fiscal Policy Panel’s (FPP) latest Annual Report.
  • Oct 23, 2018
    Draft Taxation Law on Company ‘Substance’ Measures
    The Minister for External Relations, Senator Ian Gorst, has lodged a draft Taxation Companies Economic Substance Law for debate by the States Assembly at its sitting on 4 December 2018.