Initiatives

Business Isle of Man is responsible for a wide range of projects which assist in growing the Manx economy.

Some of our key projects can be found below.

 

Douglas North Quay Pedestrianisation 

Business Isle of Man, an Executive Agency of the Department for Enterprise has announced a trial period to test pedestrianising a small section of North Quay in order to boost footfall and capacity for hospitality businesses during the summer period.

The project is being run in conjunction with the Department of Infrastructure and is supported by Douglas Borough Council.

Learn more about the project here.

 

Internship Programme 2020

The Department for Enterprise has announced that it is launching a Summer Internship Programme focused on individuals aged 18 - 25. The programme is one of the first initiatives to be supported under the £100m Economic Recovery Fund that was announced by Treasury Minister Alfred Cannan MHK in his budget update to July’s Tynwald.

Organisations will be matched with young people and students who are looking to gain real-world work experience, build their CV and develop interpersonal skills.

Learn more about the programme here.