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  • Governor chairs University panel on higher education

    Governor chairs University panel on higher education
    • June 29, 2016

    The University of Gibraltar hosted a conference this week for the UE4SD initiative promoting global responsibility. The University Educators for Sustainable Development (UE4SD) has brought together 55 partners in 33 countries during its three year duration. The main aim of the project is to change University education so that it can prepare students, regardless of

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  • Isola tells finance sector players to ‘stay calm’

    Isola tells finance sector players to ‘stay calm’
    • June 29, 2016

    Although the degree of uncertainty generated by Britain’s Brexit vote was “terrifying” and a world-wide “shock to the system which had reached staggering proportions”, it was imperative that Gibraltar’s business and financial services sector should stay calm Albert Isola Minister for Financial services said yesterday. He was speaking at the opening of the Gibraltar Funds and

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  • Eurocity gains outline planning approval

    Eurocity gains outline planning approval
    • June 29, 2016

    Eurocity received outline planning permission yesterday at the Development and Planning Commission meeting. The developers, Malbi Limited, received approval from eight members out of eleven who sat at the monthly meeting. Meanwhile it was decided that more information now needs to be collated by the developer before the application can be considered for full planning

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  • RGP seize drugs bale with a street value of £150,000

    RGP seize drugs bale with a street value of £150,000
    • June 29, 2016

    A bale of cannabis resin, worth £150,000 was recovered from the sea by a Royal Gibraltar Police Marine Crew whilst on routine patrol over the weekend. The bale, weighing approximately 30kgs, was fished from the sea around 2.5 nautical miles off Eastern Beach on Saturday 25th June 2016. The street value of the drugs seized

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  • ‘Gibraltarian resilience will overcome Brexit challenge’

    • June 25, 2016

    Text of speech delivered byChief Minister Fabian Picardo to Parliament on June 24 The people of Gibraltar yesterday voted by 96% to 4% to remain within the European Union. Members of this House will have noted the decision of the rest of the British people who were called upon to vote yesterday which was to

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  • A ‘positive and workable roadmap’

    • June 25, 2016

    Full speech delivered by Opposition leader Daniel Feetham in Parliament on June 24. In 1980, Joseph Elliott Trudeau, the then Prime Minister of Canada, and the father of the current Prime Minister of that country, reflecting on the Quebec referendum, said: “It is obvious that these are historic moments. There are very few examples in

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