[an error occurred while processing this directive]
[an error occurred while processing this directive]
On-Air Now
Listen Live

Jacksons' loss sparks fresh Villa privatisation discussion

Tue, 04 Nov 2014

Fresh discussion on privatising the Villa Marina has been prompted by the financial loss on the Jackson's concert.

Chief Minister Allan Bell says it may be the only way to ensure the coverage of big events in future.

The loss generated by the concert hasn't been released by government due to a "clause in the contract" made by the agents.

However it has thrown the successes of the current structure into doubt - Mr Bell told us if it had to go all of profits would go with it: 


  • Allan Bell MHK


Subscribe to get Energy FM News direct to your mobile device

You can get Energy FM News delivered direct to your mobile device using one of the following methods.

  • In the Apple News App on iOS search for Energy FM IOM and then just add it to your favourites
  • In the Google News & Weather App just search for Energy FM and then add us as a customised section
  • If you use an RSS Reader then just add our feed to your app, click here for our news RSS feed