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TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE OUT FOR PUBLIC CONSULTATION - (29.08.2014)
A public consultation regarding telecommunications services in the Falkland Islands will be carried out from Friday 29th August 2014 until Friday 26th September 2014. [More...]
Category: Falklands | Business News

LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY 28 AUGUST 2014 (PART 1) - (28.08.2014)
A meeting of Legislative Assembly took place at 0900hrs on Thursday, 28 August 2014 at the Court and Assembly Chamber of the Town Hall. [More...]
Category: Falklands | Gen - Government

PORTFOLIO REPORT AND DEBATE OF ME GAVIN SHORT MLA (28/08/14) - (28.08.2014)
Mr Speaker, Honourable Members, it has been quite a while since I have given a report on the Public Works Department and there has been a fair bit going on since I last reported to the House. [More...]
Category: Falklands | Gen - Government

Report on the meeting of Executive Council held on Wednesday 27 August 2014 - (27.08.2014)
The first paper of the day was the Financial Business Case for a New Port and the Director of Central Services (DCS) attended for this item. [More...]
Category: Falklands | Business News

YPF Discovers O&G In Patagonia - Good News for Argentina and helpful news for the Falklandsí Oil industry - (26.08.2014)
Any good news about oil and gas discoveries in the Patagonian area of Argentina and Chile has potentially good results for the Falklandsí Oil industry in that reserves of hydrocarbons have no respect [More...]
Category: Falklands | Mineral Resources

BAS Fur Seal Conclusions Challenged - (25.08.2014)
Claims by a BAS scientist that South Georgiaís Antarctic fur seals are suffering as a consequence of a decline in krill abundance associated with climate change has been challenged by the South Georgi [More...]
Category: S.Georgia | Fisheries

St Helena: OUTBREAK OF POULTRY DISEASE - UPDATE - (22.08.2014)
An outbreak of a serious and highly contagious bird disease has been identified in two specific chicken flocks in Half Tree Hollow and New Ground. [More...]
Category: St Helena | Health

St Helena: CLOSURE OF LOWER WHARF THIS WEEKEND - UPDATE - (22.08.2014)
As previously advised on 11 August, the Lower Wharf will be closed from 12.30pm tomorrow, Saturday 23 August 2014, until Monday morning 25 August (Bank Holiday Monday). [More...]
Category: St Helena | Business News

ST HELENA GCSE RESULTS 2014 - BEST EVER RECORDED! - (22.08.2014)
For young people and their parents, today represents the end of a period of waiting since exams took place a few months ago - today is the day that Prince Andrew School students receive their GCSE res [More...]
Category: St Helena | Education

St Helena: FUEL LEAKAGE IN RUPERTíS - (21.08.2014)
It was brought to the attention of SHG on Wednesday 20 August 2014 that a section of fuel line used for the movement of fuel from the tanker to the fuel tanks in Rupertís - was damaged. The affected a [More...]
Category: St Helena | Business News

St Helena: OUTBREAK OF SERIOUS POULTRY DISEASE - (21.08.2014)
An outbreak of a serious and highly contagious bird disease has been identified in two specific chicken flocks in Half Tree Hollow and New Ground. ANRD Veterinary Service is working with a major UK l [More...]
Category: St Helena | Agriculture

St Helena: LUCY FAITHFULL FOUNDATION REPORT - (20.08.2014)
Two representatives of the Lucy Faithfull Foundation (LFF) visited St Helena for two weeks in May 2013, primarily to review the way SHG handled child protection cases. Their visit was initiated, contr [More...]
Category: St Helena | Education

RMS ST HELENA CREW ELIGIBLE TO APPLY FOR SOUTH ATLANTIC MEDAL - (19.08.2014)
St Helena Government is pleased to announce that the volunteer crew of the RMS St Helena who, along with HMS Ledbury and HMS Brecon, sailed to the Falkland Islands during the conflict in 1982, are ab [More...]
Category: St Helena | Heritage

St Helena: QUARTERLY STATISTICAL BULLETIN - (19.08.2014)
The Quarterly Statistical News Bulletin, published in August 2014, covers the period April to June 2014 and contains updates for the annual rate of inflation of the Retail Price Index, Income and Impo [More...]
Category: St Helena | Business News

West Falkland resident is off to the University of Oxford - (19.08.2014)
Clare Cockwell, a West Falkland resident is off to the University of Oxford later this year [More...]
Category: Falklands | Education

PUBLIC MEETING MONDAY, 18 AUGUST 2014 Report Part 1 - (18.08.2014)
A public meeting was held in the court and Assembly Chamber of the town hall at 1700hrs on Monday, 18 august 2014. [More...]
Category: Falklands | Business News

PUBLIC MEETING MONDAY, 18 AUGUST 2014 Report Part 2 - (18.08.2014)
Why can't the taxes that are paid by the employer be a deductible expense for their own taxes (Corporate or private) in the same way as other employer related expenses, given that there is no benefit [More...]
Category: Falklands | Business News

PUBLIC MEETING MONDAY, 18 AUGUST 2014 Report Part 3 - (18.08.2014)
Questions from the floor included one from Stella Prindle-Middleton who said she was confused about a letter in last weekís Penguin News by the Head of the Department of Human Resources. [More...]
Category: Falklands | Business News

PUBLIC MEETING MONDAY, 18 AUGUST 2014 Report Part 4 - (18.08.2014)
Mike Summers didnít think that would be right. It could be approached in two separate ways in that in terms of a privatisation Ė bearing in mind there is a poor sitting of law in this area in the Fal [More...]
Category: Falklands | Business News

St Helena: Annual Reading Awareness Day on Thursday 14 August 2014. - (15.08.2014)
The Public Library in Jamestown hosted its annual Reading Awareness Day on Thursday 14 August 2014. [More...]
Category: St Helena | Education

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1.BAS Fur Seal Conclusions Challenged
2.YPF Discovers O&G In Patagonia - Good News for Argentina and helpful news for the Falkland
3.PORTFOLIO REPORT AND DEBATE OF ME GAVIN SHORT MLA (28/08/14)
4.LEGISLATIVE ASSEMBLY 28 AUGUST 2014 (PART 1)
5.TELECOMMUNICATIONS SERVICE OUT FOR PUBLIC CONSULTATION
6.Report on the meeting of Executive Council held on Wednesday 27 August 2014
7.ST HELENA GCSE RESULTS 2014 - BEST EVER RECORDED!
8.St Helena: CLOSURE OF LOWER WHARF THIS WEEKEND - UPDATE
9.St Helena: OUTBREAK OF POULTRY DISEASE - UPDATE

1.South Georgia Management Zone:
2.South Georgia Maritime Zone: A Successful Partnership
3.St. Helena: A Fishery on the Way Up!
4.South Georgia Residents Rescue Stranded Fishermen
5.A Zodiac Tour Of Gough Island
6.A Zodiac Tour of Boatswainbird Island
7.The Unseen Consequence of Longline Poaching
8.PUBLIC MEETING MONDAY, 18 AUGUST 2014 Report Part 3
9.PUBLIC MEETING MONDAY, 18 AUGUST 2014 Report Part 4

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