Tag "Jonathan Le Tocq"

States 10-year vision needs a clear direction

POLITICS in Guernsey continues to creep, if not stumble, towards some kind of party system. It will be very interesting, and revealing, to see if sitting deputies and new candidates are prepared to coalesce around the 10-year vision outlined by Treasury and Resources minister Gavin St Pier to the Institute of Directors last week.

40 homes offer to take in refugees


MORE than 40 homes in Guernsey are ready and waiting to accept refugees, Chief Minister Jonathan Le Tocq said yesterday, revealing that he and his family would consider helping to house them.

Deputy seeks answers over maternity leave law delay

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A LACK of progress on introducing statutory maternity leave has led one deputy to ask Rule Six questions to find out why, three years after the States agreed to its introduction, women are still left at the mercy of employers.

‘I’ll do more than “talk the talk” on tax transparency’

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CHIEF MINISTER Jonathan Le Tocq has reinforced Guernsey’s commitment to tax transparency following the recent signing of two more tax information exchange agreements with EU member states Austria and Belgium and compliments from the OECD’s head of global tax policy.