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Jersey Resilience: New Civil Contingencies Law to be prioritised

The Government of Jersey takes the resilience of the Island very seriously indeed and is constantly reviewing how it is assessing the challenges ahead and learning from those which we have recently faced. For example, the Report of the Jersey Independent COVID-19 Review, High Expectations, contained a number of recommendations aimed at ensuring that civil … Read more Jersey Resilience: New Civil Contingencies Law to be prioritised

Easy read: building accessible and inclusive services in government

The Adult Learning Disability Service and the Web Services Team have delivered a project that transforms the way people with learning disabilities access information on gov.je.  This exciting project has delivered easy read content in HTML format and improves our easy read communications going forward.  Take a look at our Easy read Adult Learning and … Read more Easy read: building accessible and inclusive services in government

GST and the Community Costs Bonus

Combatting Financial Crime Together: Risk – summary of event held on 28 Sept 2022

Mini budget question and answers with Deputy Steve Ahier

Following last week’s launch of the mini budget we have seen lots of questions from the public and wanted to show we are listening to them. The mini budget is part of the Council of Ministers’100 Day Plan. Deputy Steve Ahier, Assistant Treasury Minister answered some of those questions. When will this all happen then? … Read more Mini budget question and answers with Deputy Steve Ahier

Commuting by bike… working with the weather for a smoother ride

Posted on Categories Weather, Tags

You may have heard people say, ‘there’s no such thing as bad weather, only bad clothing’. Preparation is what weather forecasts are all about.

Risky (virtual asset) business?

Posted on Categories Economy, Finance

To its supporters cryptocurrency (or virtual assets, aka VAs) is a brave new world, a digital asset that exists across computer networks, outside the control of governments and central authorities, bringing cheaper and faster money transfers for those otherwise excluded from the financial system. To its detractors it is a bubble waiting to burst, or … Read more Risky (virtual asset) business?

Why JCIS is still keeping me interested after 36 years: Mark Cockerham

Protecting non-profit organisations from criminals and terrorists

Why Jersey’s Field Squadron and not the Royal Navy, or farming?