Friday, 27 June 2014
ADDRESSING the United Nations C24 on Thursday, MLA Mike Summers (pictured) got straight to the point and reminded the Committee not only of its current duty, but also of its inability in the past to fulfil its obligations to the Non Self Governing Territories (NSGT) it should be assisting to reach a post-colonial status acceptable to the people who live there.
Wednesday, 11 June 2014
A PAPER on the Police Radio system was one of an number examined at this week's meeting of Executive Council. The system is coming to the end of its useful life and the paper was presented reques...
Friday, 06 June 2014
As reported in this week's Penguin News, we provide the full text of HE the Governor Colin Robert's speech to the Nation at Wednesday's meeting of Legislative Assembly. 1. Mr Speaker, ...
Friday, 23 May 2014
FALKLAND Islanders would be "delighted to have a normal, friendly relationship," with Argentina but instead Argentina does not recognise nor accept Islanders, "as a people in our own ri...
Friday, 25 April 2014
BUDGET Policy for 2014/15 was first on the agenda at the April 23 meeting of Executive Council (ExCo). MLA Phyllis Rendell said ExCo approved the recommendations for drafting purposes so that the Atto...
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 Counc...
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...