“Is a monthly stopover in Argentina too high a price to pay for a direct weekly flight to Sao Paulo, the biggest flight hub in South America,” is the question we all have to ask ourselves, said MLA Summers this week as he set out the situation and options available to progress and develop the Islands’ economy.
Falkland Islands Meat Company (FIMCo) Managing Director John Ferguson was fined £1,000 after pleading guilty in the Magistrate’s Court to a charge of depositing animal waste into the sea, without a licence.
A BAD oil deal would be worse than no deal retiring Chief Executive Keith Padgett warned the Falklands Government at the Legislative Assembly on Thursday.
He said if a mutually beneficial situation could not be achieved, “the oil should be left in the ground, or under the sea until conditions are such that a full and proper return for the Islands can be realised.”
THE Governments of the United Kingdom and Argentina released a joint statement on Tuesday night on future cooperation which also set out a commitment to work together on issues affecting the South Atlantic and the Falkland Islands.