Brian Reyes is the Editor of the Gibraltar Chronicle.
Britain has “an unshakable commitment” to guarantee “a seamless continuation” of UK market access for Gibraltar-based business after Brexit. That was the message delivered by Steve Baker, the Permanent Under Secretary of State at the Department for Exiting the European Union, during a debate in the House of Commons last night. “Access to the UKREAD MORE
The Spanish Government wants to maintain the “status quo” for cross-border workers who live in Spain but work in Gibraltar, Spanish Foreign Minister Alfonso Dastis said yesterday after briefing mayors from the Campo de Gibraltar on Brexit developments. Mr Dastis also expressed Spain’s hopes for bilateral discussions with the UK on Brexit and Gibraltar, butREAD MORE
Gibraltar will not be excluded from the UK’s withdrawal negotiations or its future trade agreement with the EU, Prime Minister Theresa May told the House of Commons yesterday, as she faced questions from MPs about Britain’s commitment to the Rock. Mrs May was quizzed by MPs after Spain’s Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy suggested last weekREAD MORE
The European Union agreed yesterday to move Brexit talks onto trade and a transition pact, setting the stage for a diplomatic wrangle over whether transitional arrangements to avoid a cliff-edge Brexit will also apply to Gibraltar. Spain moved quickly to publicly set out its position that Madrid must reach agreement with the UK before anyREAD MORE