Tag "States"

Opportunity knocks for States reform

CHANGE does not come easily in the public sector. As the States chief executive essentially acknowledged on Monday, it is difficult to do things quickly. But change must happen. It is only by controlling staff costs that you keep a lid on the spending of the public’s money.

Deputies in dark over when complaints will be dealt with

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THREE deputies who are the subjects of code of conduct complaints are still in the dark about when the Members’ Conduct Panel will meet to discuss the matter – if, that is, it is not dismissed before an investigation is conducted.

Committee proposes to scrap work permits

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ALDERNEY'S Policy and Finance Committee has voted in favour of withdrawing a law that requires non-residents to obtain a work permit prior to employment on the island.