On Air Night Flight | Midnight - 5:00am

Tynwald must support businesses during cost of living crisis says MHK

MHK says Island is 'practically' in a recession

Tynwald needs to focus on supporting businesses on the Isle of Man to ensure they survive the current cost of living crisis.

That's the view of a Douglas South MHK who says she believes the Island is 'practically' in a recession and some small businesses will fold over the summer.  

Claire Christian is the chair of the Economic Policy Review Committee and a local business owner.

She told Manx Radio politicians must look further ahead:

More from Isle of Man News