Last week the latest unemployment figures were released. Reducing unemployment has been the Chief Minister's stated main aim of the Council of Ministers. Jersey historically never had a significant unemployment problem. This has changed in the last recession. Jobs had been lost in Financial Services, whilst not severe as many Financial Centres and the rest ...Continue Reading
Email sent to all States Members - 30th January 2014 Dear Colleagues, A number of members will have received an email which has led to unfounded suggestions I blocked the sale of land owned by a States owned company to a local financial institution. This follows over the last few years, a continuing theme of questions concerning ...Continue Reading
Since the year turned, and ahead of the first States sitting of the year, I've been reflecting on what was achieved in 2013, and Deputy Eddie Noel and I have planning what our priorities are going to be for 2014. Putting 2013 into perspective 2013 was a turning point where internationally the economy turned a corner and ...Continue Reading
Ps read my National doodle Day will be in today or tomorrow @JEPnews The personality analysis is apparently quite interesting....
Major reform on public sector worker pensions announced today. Full details published shortly. Chief Minister on media explaining this am.
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