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Oct 4
2022
The Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce held its 29th Annual General Meeting on Friday, 30th September 2022. During the meeting, members re-elected Mike Summers as Chairperson and Marika McKay as...
Oct 4
2022
The Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce held its 29th Annual General Meeting on Friday, 30th September 2022. During the meeting, members re-elected Mike Summers as Chairperson and Marika McKay as a Director of the Board. Mark Neves stepped down as a Director, and members had nominated Sam Cockwell to the...
Jul 5
2022
Agriculture, Camp, Wool
On Sunday 3rd July 2022, the Falkland Islands Rural Business Association (RBA) welcomed members of the community to its Farmers Week Expo in Stanley’s town hall, marking the start of...
Jul 5
2022
Agriculture, Camp, Wool
On Sunday 3rd July 2022, the Falkland Islands Rural Business Association (RBA) welcomed members of the community to its Farmers Week Expo in Stanley’s town hall, marking the start of their highly popular Farmers Week event. It was a welcome sight to see the town hall once again packed with...
May 31
2022
On Monday 30th May, the Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce hosted a working lunch to allow members of the business community to meet with The Rt Hon Sir Lindsay Hoyle,...
May 31
2022
Economy
On Monday 30th May, the Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce hosted a working lunch to allow members of the business community to meet with The Rt Hon Sir Lindsay Hoyle, Speaker of the UK House of Commons, and The Rt Hon Amanda Milling MP, UK Member of Parliament & Minister...
Feb 15
2022
The Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce has announced the first Falkland Islands Environmental Business Symposium, being held at 12:30 on the 18th of March. The Chamber is bringing together speakers...
Feb 15
2022
Environment
The Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce has announced the first Falkland Islands Environmental Business Symposium, being held at 12:30 on the 18th of March. The Chamber is bringing together speakers from organisations across the Falklands to share knowledge and discuss what businesses can do to reduce or offset their environmental...
Oct 27
2021
Earlier today, the Falkland Islands Government announced that Falklands Post Service Limited will be taking over services currently provided by the Royal Falkland Islands Police licencing office. This change will...
Oct 27
2021
Economy
Earlier today, the Falkland Islands Government announced that Falklands Post Service Limited will be taking over services currently provided by the Royal Falkland Islands Police licencing office. This change will take effect from Monday 8th November 2021. Services that are moving from RFIP to FPS are: Vehicle taxation Driving licence...
Oct 5
2021
The Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce is pleased to publish its priorities for the upcoming general election, scheduled for November 4th, titled “Business Priorities – What our business community needs...
Oct 5
2021
General Election
The Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce is pleased to publish its priorities for the upcoming general election, scheduled for November 4th, titled “Business Priorities – What our business community needs to succeed”. The Chamber Board has created this document following discussions with our members to understand their hopes and concerns....
Sep 15
2021
Economy, Fishing, Tourism, Trade, Wool
At a Falkland Islands Executive Council meeting on 10 September 2021, the Falkland Islands Government approved plans to proceed to the next stage of their project to construct a modern...
Sep 15
2021
Economy, Fishing, Tourism, Trade, Wool
At a Falkland Islands Executive Council meeting on 10 September 2021, the Falkland Islands Government approved plans to proceed to the next stage of their project to construct a modern port facility for the Falkland Islands. On the importance of the port to the Islands economy, Chair of the Chamber,...
Sep 6
2021
Business Climate Survey, Economy
The Falkland Islands Development Corporation today published the results of their most recent Business Climate Survey. Conducted, in part, to understand how COVID-19 has affected the local business community since...
Sep 6
2021
Business Climate Survey, Economy
The Falkland Islands Development Corporation today published the results of their most recent Business Climate Survey. Conducted, in part, to understand how COVID-19 has affected the local business community since the regular survey was conducted in 2020, the results of the survey help to paint a picture of how local...
Aug 6
2021
On Monday 2nd August, the Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce hosted a working lunch to allow members of the business community to meet with Kirsty Hayes, the British Ambassador (Designate)...
Aug 6
2021
Economy, Trade
On Monday 2nd August, the Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce hosted a working lunch to allow members of the business community to meet with Kirsty Hayes, the British Ambassador (Designate) to Argentina. The Chamber invited businesses from key industries, as well as key membership associations, to a roundtable discussion with...
Jul 6
2021
Agriculture, Camp, Economy, Tourism, Wool
On a bright and sunny Sunday afternoon, the Falkland Islands Rural Business Association (RBA) welcomed members of the community to its Farmers Week Expo in Stanley’s town hall, marking the...
Jul 6
2021
Agriculture, Camp, Economy, Tourism, Wool
On a bright and sunny Sunday afternoon, the Falkland Islands Rural Business Association (RBA) welcomed members of the community to its Farmers Week Expo in Stanley’s town hall, marking the return of their highly popular Farmers Week event. After COVID-19 put a halt to the event in 2020, it was...
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