Tag "Treasury and resources"

Aurigny jet: lending options explored

A DECISION on whether taxpayer money will be used to fund the purchase of the new Aurigny jet will be made after it has explored all lending options, the airline’s chief financial officer has said.

Double debt for more spending

PROPOSALS from Treasury and Resources released today to fund capital spending to 2017 have the dubious distinction of seeking to put the island doubly in the red.

'Two-tier' economy warning

Deputy Dave Jones, left, and Treasury and Resources minister Gavin St Pier at the business trends survey seminar. (Picture by Tom Tardif, 1323212)

A ‘TWO-TIER’ economy could be developing in Guernsey, the Treasury and Resources minister has warned.

Micro-managing FTP 'will clog up system'

Scrutiny of the States’ big savings initiative should be left to the Public Accounts Committee instead of bogging it down in detail, its champion has said.

Up to HSSD to put a priority on its spending

HEALTH and Social Services will not receive more funding to improve its financial management, the Treasury and Resources minister has said following the department’s £2.5m overspend.

Mortgage interest relief line softened by T&R minister

TREASURY and Resources could reconsider its position on scrapping mortgage interest relief if a review it will carry out on personal taxes, allowances and duties provides ‘compelling evidence’ against it, minister Gavin St Pier has said.

Give yourselves up – it is not going away

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POLICE are this morning still seeking to arrest two members of a criminal gang suspected of being responsible for duping Treasury and Resources into handing over £2.6m. of taxpayer money.

Will OAPs be the first hit?

TREASURY and Resources’s stance on the benefit upgrades proposed by Social Security is a real kick in the teeth for pensioners.

Delays heap more pain on Treasury

HOW long after Treasury and Resources was told on 10 July that it was the victim of a massive fraud were most of the relevant facts known?

Post windfall could help fund school

GUERNSEY Post's £5m. windfall to the States will help fund the rebuilding of La Mare de Carteret School or other potential capital projects, it has been revealed.