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Nov 2
2023
“The Directors of the FI Chamber of Commerce are delighted to advise that from Weds 1st Nov the role of Executive Secretary at the CoC has been taken on by...
Nov 2
2023
“The Directors of the FI Chamber of Commerce are delighted to advise that from Weds 1st Nov the role of Executive Secretary at the CoC has been taken on by Mhairi Eccles. Mhairi comes to us with a wealth of experience, and is looking forward to carrying on the productive...
Mar 29
2023
The Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce is pleased to publish its “Review of Banking Services in the Falkland Islands”. The report is the result of collaboration and input from the...
Mar 29
2023
Economy
The Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce is pleased to publish its “Review of Banking Services in the Falkland Islands”. The report is the result of collaboration and input from the Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce, the Falkland Islands Development Corporation (“FIDC”), Standard Chartered Bank (“SCB”), the Falkland Islands Government (“FIG”),...
Jan 11
2023
The Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce is pleased to welcome Peter Softley and Fionn Blackman from Queenstown Strategic Advisors (QSA), who are visiting the Falkland Islands from 07/01/2023 to 14/01/2023....
Jan 11
2023
Economy
The Falkland Islands Chamber of Commerce is pleased to welcome Peter Softley and Fionn Blackman from Queenstown Strategic Advisors (QSA), who are visiting the Falkland Islands from 07/01/2023 to 14/01/2023. With the support of Standard Chartered Bank, the Falkland Islands Government, and the Falkland Islands Development Corporation, the Chamber appointed...
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,...
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