FIDC were delighted to attend a Dragon’s Den session organised by Year 6 students from the Infant and Junior School & Camp Education on the 22nd of March.

The FIDC Development Team were thrilled to attend the FICS Careers Day on the 17th of March. Louise, Sian and Jane offered a quick presentation explaining who FIDC are and what they do, and followed up with an interactive workshop session: Let's Create a Business Plan!  

 

The Role of the Director and the Board was the subject of a new training course organised by FIDC in March and delivered by the Institute of Directors.

FIDC wishes to congratulate Falklands Legal who are celebrating their 10-year anniversary.

On the 8th of March 2012, Falklands Legal began their journey with space allocated in the FIDC offices. FIDC continued to assist, from financial assistance to business advice, and are proud to have witnessed them grow into a successful business, well established in their own premises and reaching this impressive milestone today.

March 2022 marks the three-year anniversaries for the Falkland Islands Development Corporations two Business Development Officers, John Hellowell and Sian Davies. Both John and Sian are passionately devoted to the development of the Falkland Islands and are both well-established business mentors. Congratulations to them both on their joint anniversary and we eagerly anticipate watching their continued success!

The Falkland Islands Development Corporation (FIDC) are pleased to announce the appointment of their new Business Engagement Officer. Jane Clarke took up this exciting new position on the 1st of March 2022.

The Falkland Islands Development Corporation (FIDC) have developed a proposal to construct a purpose built warehouse, for handling and storing the Falklands Wool clip prior to shipment to customers throughout the world. FIDC now invites Tender submissions from experienced contractors for the provision of the design and construction of a standard pre-engineered steel framed and clad warehouse building. The building will be of c1860sq mtrs.

About the FIDC

FIDC acts as the national economic development agency for the Falkland Islands and is tasked to develop the commercial sector of the Falkland Islands by being one of the principal partners delivering the Economic, Rural and Tourism Development Strategies.

To help drive sustainable economic growth and assist in the creation of new jobs and opportunities, FIDC provides various forms of support and assistance to the Falkland’s business community.