first_imgFacebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsAppTURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, NOVEMBER 18, 2013- The Deputy Governor, Anya Williams has encouraged Captive Insurance companies to grow their sector. In her welcome address to some 70 delegates at the Captive Insurance Conference held at the Regent Palms over the weekend, the deputy governor challenges the group to grow this unique sector of their industry as it may mean growth as well for the Turks and Caicos’ economy. The Turks and Caicos is home to 5800 captive insurance groups out of a global total of around 8000; accounting for about 12% of the country’s revenue, the sector is the second largest contributor to the country’s Gross Domestic Product. Facebook Twitter Google+LinkedInPinterestWhatsApp Related Items:last_img

first_imgAre better times coming for boating magazines?Citing the latest report from marine, manufactured housing, and RV industry market data firm Statistical Surveys, boating trade publication Soundings Trade Only says the intense decline in boat sales may be slowing.”Declines in every segment are slowing compared to the activity recorded in June,” Statistical Surveys national marine sales manager Aarn Rosen reportedly said in a statement. The report is based on registration data from 26 states, or about 60 percent of the U.S. market. So, does this mean the ailing boating magazine sector can expect an up-tick in ad sales? According to Publishers Information Bureau first half figures, boating magazines took an especially hard hit during the period, with ad pages plummeting double digits for many of its titles, including Boating (-24.3 percent), Motorboating (-23.6 percent) and Yachting (-22 percent). SEE RELATED: Magazines That Managed to Grow Ad Pages in the First Half, We Salute YouAccording to the Statistical Surveys report, though, July numbers were still down severely, with sales for fiberglass boats falling 25.3 percent, aluminum boat sales down 17.7 percent and personal watercraft sales declining 17.5 percent.Is this really good news? Or is it just not-as-bad, bad news?last_img read more

first_imgWILMINGTON, MA — The Wilmington Farmers Market will be open this Sunday, March 10, 2019, from 2pm to 4pm, in the Wilmington United Methodist Church (87 Church Street).March 10 Farmers Market Lineup:Vendors:Arrowhead FarmFrom Sea To You Sea Glass PicturesGrateful TastesGrazing Platter BoardsHannah’s HerbalsKC Styles Jewelry & AccessoriesMa & Pa’s PicklesPolish Prince PierogisPurple Carrot BreadSeafood ExpressSusan Anton LMTSweet Lydia’sAdditional Attractions:Kids Craft (Squishies) at the Kids TableBillerica Cat Care Coalition at Community TableLike Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… RelatedWhat To Expect At The Wilmington Farmers Market On Sunday, September 8In “Community”What To Expect At The Wilmington Farmers Market On August 11In “Community”What To Expect At The Wilmington Farmers Market On August 18In “Community”last_img read more