Brands must market services ethically, says MHK

2019-07-31T16:02:23+01:0031 July 2019|

manx telecom interviewMHK unhappy over Manx Telecom communications

An MHK believes companies such as Manx Telecom have a duty to market their services ethically.

Rob Callister has accused the telecoms provider of guerilla marketing and scare tactics after some customers received a letter warning […]

In this week’s Examiner: MHK criticises Manx Telecom

2019-07-31T16:13:20+01:0030 July 2019|

In this week’s Isle of Man Examiner, we report an MHK’s concern about a letter from Manx Telecom to its customers.

He’s not happy about what he sees as ’guerilla marketing’.

We also talk to Manx Telecom about the letter.

MT’s rival, Sure, is […]

MT apologises for confusion caused by tariff letter

2019-07-30T20:54:07+01:0030 July 2019|

MHK accused firm of scare tactics over price rise notification

Manx Telecom insists it’s not forcing customers onto a higher tariff.

The statement comes in response to a social media post from Onchan MHK Rob Callister accusing the firm of scare tactics and guerilla […]

MHK Blog 22nd to 28th July 2019

2019-07-27T12:33:20+01:0027 July 2019|

Blog 28 Jul 19After weeks and weeks of campaigning across the UK, Boris Johnson was finally elected the new Conservative leader in a ballot of party members this week, and became the next Prime Minister of the UK on Wednesday afternoon.

Boris defeated Jeremy […]

Committee chair hopes lessons can be learnt from prom scheme

2019-07-23T14:44:26+01:0023 July 2019|

Promenade worksMHK wants government to work with local businesses affected

The chairman of a Tynwald committee believes there are lessons to be learnt from the Douglas promenade refurbishment scheme.

The Environment and Infrastructure Policy Review Committee has been hearing evidence from Department of Infrastructure bosses, as […]

MHK Blog 15th to 21st July 2019

2019-07-23T14:41:38+01:0023 July 2019|

Blog 21 Jul 19“The Cracks are Showing” – that was the headline in the Manx Independent on Thursday morning, and I don’t think Isle of Man Newspapers were just talking about the promenade, as a number of Ministers came under intense scrutiny in […]

More could be done for businesses on prom says minister

2019-07-23T14:36:06+01:0023 July 2019|

Ray Harmer MHK

Admission in Tynwald following statement on works

The infrastructure minister admits more could be done to help businesses on Douglas promenade, which have been affected by the ongoing refurbishment works there.

Ray Harmer says helping the firms based along the prom will be a cross-governmental […]