In this issue

Crown dependency plans to strengthen economy through diversification

Small island spreads its wings

Crown dependency plans to strengthen economy through diversification


Philip Ozouf on Jersey’s move into digital industries and mining
Driving at L'Etacq, St Ouen
©Danny Evans

Tough choices in crisis paved way for new opportunities

Deep-rooted links with the City of London could put financial industry on a rising tide as the UK recovers

Leaders feel under pressure to reform system of government

Change has come and politicians welcome it

a couple admire the view at Devil’s Hole, St Mary
©Danny Evans

History adds a fresh dimension to attractions

Neanderthal tools and a Celtic coin hoard may draw visitors

Jersey taps into China demand for milk

Island’s farmers seize opportunity to expand beyond home market

Eastward push seeks to give firm foundation greater depth

History, longevity and stability, plus a honed regulatory set-up, offer an attractive proposition

Mineral groups discover a rock-solid base for their operations

Companies like fiscal and legal regime

fibre optic cables being fed into the ground
©Rob Currie

Diet of fibre promises health for economy

The island offers a test bed for new products

Rule changes set stiff agenda

Compliance implies benefits and costs

Feelunique's Aaron Chatterley (left) and Richard Schiessl

Online beauty retailer intends to clean up on a global scale

Private equity stake funds further expansion

Innovation is vital to secure greater competitiveness

Jersey is seeking to attract businesses in e-commerce, software and data hosting