The Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill, introduced by the Government on the 25th June will be debated in Parliament at its second reading on the 15th of this month.
Isle of Wight business – It’s not just tourism
The Isle of Wight is host to a wide variety of businesses and we love to celebrate their success. As well as farming and agriculture, tourism and manufacturing, the Isle of Wight is fast becoming home to new technologies and online businesses. If you have some business news to share, get in touch.
Isle of Wight Centre of Excellence for composites, advanced manufacturing and marine technology gets £11m funding
There's some really positive news today on help to prepare Isle of Wight students for work in the fast-growing world of Composite materials.
Monday, 7th July, 2014 4:18pm
By Simon Perry with 3 readers' comments
A boost from the Local Growth Fund should result in improved connections at two new Red Funnel ferry terminals.
Monday, 7th July, 2014 8:30am
By Sally Perry with 19 readers' comments
Now the planning application has been approved, ASDA's head of UK Property Communications shares plans with OnTheWight.
Thursday, 3rd July, 2014 9:32am
By Sally Perry with 20 readers' comments
Following the former Conservative council's decision to close all Tourist Information centres, there are now eleven Tourist Information Points dotted around the Isle of Wight.
Tuesday, 24th June, 2014 11:10am
By Holly Kirby with 2 readers' comments
The Local Government Association says the deregulation could result in drivers with a criminal background such as alleged sexual assaults, rapes, terrorist activity drug dealing and organised crime, exploiting the system.
Monday, 23rd June, 2014 10:57am
By Lynne Kyle with one comment
If ASDA get the go ahead to build a new supermarket on St George's Way in Newport, they say it will create 450 jobs.
Thursday, 19th June, 2014 10:36am
By Sally Perry with 6 readers' comments