Tuesday, 15 April 2014
EXECUTIVE Council, attended by Members of Legislative Assembly Barry Elsby, Phyl Rendell and Mike Summer this week consisted of two parts; the ordinary Executive Council and the Budget Executive Council where papers that need to go to the Budget Select Committee were reviewed and sent on for further discussion and public consultation where appropriate. The budget agenda contained 11 papers, the f...
Thursday, 27 March 2014
THE Commander British Forces Falkland Islands Air Commodore Russ Laforte gave a comprehensive update on oil spill management and clean up at Byron Heights at the meeting of the Executive Council on We...
Thursday, 13 March 2014
AT a meeting of Executive Council on March 12 the Treasury submitted a paper on the arrangements for the external audit of the Falkland Islands Government. The audit also includes the Development Co...
Friday, 07 March 2014
MEMBERS of Legislative Assembly, "find it somewhat perverse that Argentina castigates the UK over its treatment of the Chagossians, yet seems to want to treat us in the same way," Chair of t...
Thursday, 27 February 2014
WEDNESDAY'S meeting of Executive Council which met on Wednesday morning began with an update report on potential outsourcing of the Post Office and Philatelic Bureau. The process has been going o...
Tuesday, 25 February 2014
An acting Governor has been appointed for the Falkland Islands. Former Governor Nigel Haywood CVO departed the Islands on Tuesday and his successor, Colin Roberts CVO, is not expected to take up his ...
Monday, 17 February 2014
AT a meeting of Executive Council on February 12 the Attorney General was asked to update Members on the appointment of a Law Commissioner to oversee the updating and consolidation of Falklands Law.
Friday, 07 February 2014
ARGENTINA'S policy of ignoring the views of Falkland Islanders is, "doomed to failure," Minister of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office Hugo Swire (pictured) tells Falkland I...
Thursday, 06 February 2014
THE Falkland Islands Government is hosting a visit by four Uruguayan parliamentarians this week. The group visit from February 8 until February 15. (Pictured: Parliamentarian Jaime Trobo
Tuesday, 17 December 2013
MEMBER of Legislative Assembly Barry Elsby (pictured) provides the following report on the December 11 Executive Council Meeting. The first item discussed was Fishing Access Fees for 2014. The Direc...