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Cannan provides Steam Packet update

Minister appears before Tynwald committee

The treasury minister says it's early days when it comes to government's relationship with the board of directors at the Steam Packet.

The company was taken into public ownership last year, with government vowing to remain at 'arm's length' when it came to the running of it.

Alf Cannan has been giving evidence before the Economic Policy Review Committee, which is made up of MHKs Tim Baker, Jason Moorhouse and Chris Robertshaw.

Mr Cannan told them there's plenty for the new members of the board and their colleagues to get to grips with at the moment:

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