Cristina Cavilla is the Chief Reporter at the Gibraltar Chronicle.
The Commonwealth Parliamentary Association has underlined the need for the Gibraltar Parliament to have a public accounts committee for the scrutiny of government expenditure. Speaking to GBC, Labour peer Lord Foulkes, the association’s vice chairman, raised the issue following a regional parliamentary conference held in Gibraltar this week. Lord Foulkes told the broadcaster: “On aREAD MORE
Gibraltar has worked ‘very closely’ with the United Kingdom security services in order to draw up new counter terrorism legislation for the Rock, including provisions for the detention of terror suspects. Speaking following a minute’s silence outside No.6 Convent Place for the victims of the Manchester Arena attacks, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo said the GibraltarREAD MORE
Gibraltar fell silent yesterday in unison with the United Kingdom as a mark of respect for the victims of the Manchester Arena atrocity and their families. Shortly before the clock struck 12 noon, the Chief Minister Fabian Picardo made the short walk from No.6 Convent Place to join the Governor, Lieutenant General Edward Davis, outsideREAD MORE
Two inbound flights were delayed on Tuesday after two tobacco smugglers abandoned their speedboat and ran onto the runway trying to escape from Customs officers. The pair were chased from Emerson’s Place by a Customs vessel and sped toward the Spanish coastline, before ditching their boat on the runway breakwater close to Western beach andREAD MORE