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Unofficial sources claimed this week that LATAM Brazil, Avianca Brazil, and GOL (Brazil) are airlines interested in undertaking the commercial air-link. On February 16 the Falkland Islands Government released an announcement with the heading, "Progress made towards establishing a second commercial ...
Over a number of years the Falkland Islands Government have been reviewing and looking to update their immigration laws and procedures. The review formally started in 2013 and has seen a number of papers and proposals considered by the Government since that time. Two large papers were ...
The Falkland Islands Government, FIG, has issued a public consultation document covering the taxation regime for oil companies operating in the Falkland Islands and their associated supply chain partners. This consultation will be open until Friday 6 April 2018 for responses from interested parties, which ...
A Worcester-based design company has been handed a contract for a major extension and modernisation project at the only hospital in the Falkland Islands. One Creative Environments has been commissioned to design the first phase of the development at the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital (KEMH) ...
National Geographic images were taken for an article which could not have been produced without the explicit support of the Falkland Islands Government. Photo: Paul Nicklen / National Geographic. Falklands will write to the Editor of National Geographic "to ask them to urgently reconsider their ...

The Falkland Islands Government are currently going through the annual process of licensing fishing vessels for the Illex squid fishery in their Conservation Zone. Illex are a migratory species of squid, caught in significant quantities in the South-West Atlantic annually. The product is mainly shipped to the ...
The Falkland Islands Government have further responded to recent news reports alleging a forthcoming visit by a delegation of family members to the Argentine Cemetery near Darwin, the Falkland Islands Government has now been in direct contact with the Families Commission to clarify the situation.
The Falkland Islands elected government has reacted to a raft of reports from Argentina announcing a trip to the Islands, sometime in the second half of March by the relatives of the 88 soldiers, buried at Darwin cemetery, which have been recently identified by a team of forensic experts working under the ...
Mauricio Giraudo from Uruguay, Marco Franceschini from Brazil and Hristo Gomez, from Chile, are this year's winners of a competition organized each year by the British embassies in Montevideo, Brasilia and Santiago and sponsored and financed by the Falkland Islands Government. Open to university ...
During the trip Mr Huddleston met with the Governor of the Falkland Islands, Members of the Falkland Islands Legislative Assembly (MLAs) and members of the economic development team. As well as interacting with members of the Falkland Islands' government Nigel Huddleston spent time with all three ...
The recent statement entitled 'Progress made towards establishing a second commercial Falkland Islands air link' released by the Falkland Islands government has met with a mixed reception in the Islands. While some have expressed favor others have reservations and questions such as the current letter ...
The Falkland Islands government, FIG, has issued a public consultation document covering the taxation regime for oil companies operating in the Falkland Islands and their associated supply chain partners. This consultation will be open until Friday 6 April 2018 for responses from interested parties, which ...
Submitted by Falkland Islands News Network (Juanita Brock) 30.03.2018 (Current Article) .... of the Town Hall and the installation of new curtains refurbishment of the outside of the Stanley Airport Terminal, external refurbishment of the government legal services Department and the re-fitting of the Stanley House Hostel.
Falkland Islands (242) ... St Helena government is pleased to announce that Derek Henry (photo attached), has been promoted to the post of Director of Environment & natural resources (ENRD) from 1 April ... Derek gets the job on merit and adds to the growing number of local people in senior roles in Government."
The Falkland Islands government are currently going through the annual process of licensing fishing vessels for the Illex squid fishery in their conservation Zone. Illex is a migratory species of squid, caught in significant quantities in the South-West Atlantic annually. The product is mainly shipped to the Far ...
National Geographic images were taken for an article which could not have been produced without the explicit support of the Falkland Islands government. Photo: Paul Nicklen / National Geographic. Falklands will write to the Editor of National Geographic "to ask them to urgently reconsider their ...

Mrs Sarah Clement, of Pioneer Seafoods Ltd, hope to see "a reasonable catch" View of the fishing vessel yesterday at Stanley harbour collecting their FICZ/FOCZ licenses (Pic N. Jennings). The Falkland Islands government are currently going through the annual process of licensing fishing vessels for the ...
The Falkland Islands government have further responded to recent news reports alleging a forthcoming visit by a delegation of family members to the Argentine Cemetery near Darwin, the Falkland Islands government has now been in direct contact with the Families Commission to clarify the situation.
The Falkland Islands elected government has reacted to a raft of reports from Argentina announcing a trip to the Islands, sometime in the second half of March by the relatives of the 88 soldiers, buried at Darwin cemetery, which have been recently identified by a team of forensic experts working under the ...
The Falkland Islands government has advised the Public that during the summer season, moulting or breeding penguins and wildlife come ashore around the islands to rest and/or care for their young. Public Advised About Breeding and Moulting Wildlife By J. Brock (FINN) The Falkland Islands ...
Last January it was announced that National Geographic February 2018 would document the Falkland Islands' diverse ecosystem by wildlife photographer ... and rectify the way in which they refer to those islands in the future, so it is respectful of the clearly defined position of the Argentine government".
A Falkland Islands government calls for prudence, respect, and distance, to protect wildlife in the breeding and moulting season. "The public are advised that during the summer season, moulting or breeding penguins and wildlife come ashore around the islands to rest and/or care for their young.
The Falkland Islands government and the Ministry of Defense have agreed to address the challenge of rotor winds, which have become a serious problem for the operations at the Mount Pleasant Complex. To that effect, a FIG release explains the different steps which will be taken, or are in process, as well ...
The loss or misplacement of government files has recently affected other countries as well. In December, the United Kingdom's National Archives lost nearly 1,000 files detailing matters as sensitive as the war in the Falkland Islands and issues over Northern Ireland, according to The Guardian. Last month ...
Should the government of the Falkland Islands have done more to entertain or educate the crew during their stay Captain Joshi was asked? Her answer was an emphatic: "No, we had just the right mix of interaction and variety and the programme we enjoyed gave us a much better idea of how people live ...
My most recent job was Head of government & Parliamentary Affairs for the National farmers' Union (NFU), where I previously worked in various roles since 2001. One unforeseen outcome of the EU referendum result was that the NFU restructured, which presented the opportunity to either apply for the ...
The formal minimum 42 day consultation period began earlier in the week and only after the Falkland Islands government agreed via its Executive Council that it could do so. In relation to that Executive Council approval, Member of the Legislative Assembly, Hon. Teslyn Barkman said that the EIS "is a ...
Postmedia columnist Daphne Bramham crosses the notoriously rough Drake Passage from the Falkland Islands to South Georgia -- known as the Serengeti ... Nor is the Argentine government unaware that in the 2013 referendum that drew 92 per cent of the islands' voters resulted in 99.8 per cent of them ...
The Falkland Islands government last week initiated a review of the educational buildings and facilities in the Falkland Islands. This review has been driven by both internal and community pressure and questions over whether facilities continue to meet the growing needs of the community.
The Falkland Islands Executive Council (its effective Cabinet) agreed late last week a set of budgeting principles for the government over the coming financial year beginning 1st July 2018. These principles are likely to apply throughout the four year term of the current Legislative Assembly, though will be ...
Currently we are by-standers at this stage whilst the government goes through its legislative process. And that will pick up again obviously in January. ... JMP: I think we made it very clear that SURE South Atlantic Limited is fully committed to the Falkland Islands. We've got an entirely local team and I am the first local Chief ...
S.Georgia : 242nd ANNIVERSARY OF POSESSION OF SOUTH GEORGIA MARKED AT government HOUSE Submitted by Falkland Islands News Network (Juanita Brock) 17.01.2017 (Current Article). The Government of South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands marked the 142nd anniversary of the possession of ...
RE: Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, Section 57(1) of the finance and Audit Ordinance of 1988 (items 1 to 7) requires that within a period of within 6 months after the end of each year that financial statement be prepared showing fully the financial position of the Falkland Islands government.
Falkland Islands IWF Reporting Portal Falkland Islands government (FIG) have joined forces with the Internet Watch Foundation (IWF) in the global battle to remove online imagery of child sexual abuse. FIG have established an IWF Reporting Portal (www.falklands.gov.fk/more-information/fiscb) to provide a quick and easy ...
The Falkland Islands Holiday Credit Scheme that lasted some ten years until 2008, and by which the government credited a daily contribution to each Islander in support of the cost of overseas travel, may be about to make a comeback, according to the latest edition of the Penguin News. At one of the latest ...
Falkland Islands government (FIG) has announced the permanent appointment of Mr Jeff McMahon as Chief of police within the Royal Falkland Islands police (RFIP) following the ... After arriving in the Falkland Islands in May 2017 Mr McMahon was promoted to Detective Chief Inspector in July.
In case you didn't know, this Saturday, 20th January, is World Penguin Day! What better way to celebrate it than start planning your own Falkland Islands adventure. Penguins...well we've got plenty, but that's not all the Falklands is about. It's a bird watcher's paradise. It is fabulous for walking, exploring, ...
Premier similarly stated in its operations report that the latest draft of the field development plan (FDP) was submitted to the Falkland Islands government (FIG) in November last year. The public consultation for the environmental impact statement (EIS) is expected to begin this month, and last for 42 days, ...
"This news, alongside good progress with Falkland Islands government on the field development plan discussions, and continued engagement with FIG and other stakeholders on the Environmental Impact Statement, represents good progress in taking the steps required to sanction the sea Lion ...
Premier similarly stated in its operations report that the latest draft of the field development plan (FDP) was submitted to the Falkland Islands government (FIG) in November last year. The public consultation for the environmental impact statement (EIS) is expected to begin this month, and last for 42 days, ...
On instructions from the Secretary of State, His Excellency the Governor has formally appointed Mr James Lewis QC as the Honorable the Chief Justice of the Falkland Islands. Mr Lewis was officially sworn in by the Governor at a ceremony held at government House on Thursday 4 January. Governor of the ...
However, the British government of prime minister Margaret Thatcher reacted quickly sending troops to the South Atlantic, and in two months defeated Argentina, which suffered 649 casualties. Britain regained control of the islands, which aggravated the crisis facing the Argentine military government and ...
The Falkland Islands government has congratulated Gibraltar government Minister Joe Bossano on being awarded a knighthood in the Queen's New Year's Honours List for 2018. In a statement in which it described Sir Joe as a "long-standing friend of the Falkland Islands", the Falkland Islands ...
The NPMD has become an important annual event which is supported by royalty, government and UK police forces. The service attracts .... The 46-year-old, who got a CBE, is credited with saving millions of pounds by deploying Sappers on a punishingly complex construction task in the Falkland Islands.
The Falkland Islands Environment Committee, held a lively debate on the cost of the landing fee for cruise visitors which is scheduled to be increased to ... A response from the Islands' government (FIG) was still awaited to a question she had asked about what proportion of the new landing charge would be ...
fishing licenses are handled directly by the Falklands' government, the Spanish source pointed out. ... usually account for around 75% of annual catches of some 200,000 metric tons, according to a 2014 presentation from the Falkland Islands' government, and are destined for markets in Europe and Asia.
Other files relate to Britain's long-running dispute with Argentina over the Falkland Islands and its administration of Palestine before the establishment of the State of Israel. Usually, British government documents are expected to be declassified after 30 years and released to the general public - allowing ...
FALKLANDS war veterans have slammed the government for showing "total disrespect" to troops who died by using the Argentinian name "Malvinas" for the islands on official websites and ... SUKey Cameron, who represents the Falkland Islands in the UK, said she plans to make an official complaint.
Wreaths were laid for Britain's armed forces by Major General Keith Spacie CB OBE, a former Military Commissioner and Commander British Forces Falkland Islands, by Ms Sukey Cameron MBE, Representative in the UK for the Falkland Islands government; by Mr Andrew Rosindell MP for the Falkland ...


 

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