Brian Reyes is the Editor of the Gibraltar Chronicle.
Gibraltar is preparing for a hard Brexit but expects new opportunities for its financial services sector despite the challenges ahead, Finance Centre Director James Tipping told a European Parliament committee in Brussels yesterday. Mr Tipping told the parliament’s Committee of Inquiry into Money Laundering, Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion that Gibraltar’s finance centre was “smallREAD MORE
The Gibraltar Government accused Spain of “completely unacceptable” interference after a Spanish military aircraft strayed inside Gibraltar air space yesterday, delaying a passenger jet on the runway. The Spanish military P3 Orion [shown above in a library image] flew to within two miles of the east side of the Rock. The Spanish aircraft was beingREAD MORE
Spanish cross-border workers could become the “friendly fire casualties” of Spain’s foreign policy towards Gibraltar, Opposition leader Daniel Feetham said in a radio interview in Spain this week. Speaking on COPE, Mr Feetham also said that Spanish policies were fuelling calls in Gibraltar for deeper integration with the UK. “What will happen is that overREAD MORE
Spain will seek to use its veto over Gibraltar’s future relationship with post-Brexit Europe to target the Rock’s “permissive” economic model, according to a leaked Spanish Government report. The report, prepared Spain’s state secretary for the European Union, offers insight into Madrid’s thinking on how it will approach the Brexit talks, including issues relating toREAD MORE