On Air Manx Radio Update Andy Wint | 5:30pm - 6:00pm

New casino: search for operator begins

The search for a company or individual to develop a five star hotel and casino complex in the Isle of Man is under way.

A second casino licence was announced by the Council of Ministers in September, and this week a glossy document outlining further details has been issued.

It's aimed at firms worldwide, with a track record in financing and operating casino and leisure resorts.

So far there have been a number of promising inquiries from companies asking for further information.

Director of the government's Business Development Agency Tim Craine:

Clip 1

More from Isle of Man Business