FIH Directors oppose Argentine approach

FALKLAND Islands Holdings (FIH) independent directors’ statement that the prospect of Argentine-related control of the Falkland Islands Company (FIC) would undermine the company, has met with protest from the company in question.

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Quality affordable nursery care required agrees Assembly

MEMBERS of the Legislative Assembly have shown a stout will to support high quality affordable nursery provision.
They unanimously supported a Motion presented by MLA Barry Elsby on Thursday that noted it was,  “essential if our children are to reach their true potential.”

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PAC investigate £3.5 million profit at Falklands' Government quarry

“Whether by luck, judgement or whatever, over the past seven years, the quarry has managed to have a £3.5 million total surplus including depreciation of capital assets,” said the Public Accounts Committee chair Andrea Clausen on Tuesday.
She added: “I think that for the customers it must seem a little bit harsh, that such a level of surplus has been compiled by a non-profit making organisation, when Government has a policy of user-pays principle.”

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