• RBSI wins appeal in Marrache lawsuit, overturning earlier judgement

    RBSI wins appeal in Marrache lawsuit, overturning earlier judgement0

    – Supreme Court judge’s finding against bank employee was ‘unjustified and wrong’ The Royal Bank of Scotland International [RBSI] was cleared yesterday of any liability in the loss of money defrauded by brothers Benjamin, Isaac and Solomon Marrache from an Irish client of their law firm Marrache & Co prior to its collapse. In upholding

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  • Jetstream win top prize in Malaga’s Indio Rock

    Jetstream win top prize in Malaga’s Indio Rock0

    Local band Jetstream won the Indio Rock Final in Spain at the weekend. The final was contested between Jetstream (Gibraltar), Inutiless (Malaga) and Por Instinto (Madrid) and each band had a 50 minute set at the Plaza del Mercado in Villanueva del Trabuco, near Malaga. The final placing was as follows: Jetstream 1st, Por Instinto

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  • Gun salute father and son

    Gun salute father and son0

    Saturday saw a 21 Royal Gun Salute to mark the occasion of the 97th birthday of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. The Inspecting Officer was Major (Retd) Freddie Pitto, Regimental Secretary and former Battery Commander and the Gun Position Officer was his son Major John Pitto, Officer Commanding Thompson’s Battery. The salute tool place at

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  • GFA introduces salary cap for Intermediate League

    GFA introduces salary cap for Intermediate League0

    Following on from the introduction of the new Intermediate League, commencing next season (2018/19), the Gibraltar Football Association has this weekend confirmed that the Intermediate League will be subjected to a salary cap. In a statement issued on Friday a spokesperson said “The salary cap applies to clubs competing in the Intermediate League and will

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  • Lottoland in record £79m pay-out to German player

    Lottoland in record £79m pay-out to German player0

    Gibraltar-based Lottoland has paid out £79m to a winner in Germany, in what it described as “the biggest pay-out ever” by an online gaming company. The winner took the EuroJackpot top prize of 90 million euros. “This win is the largest prize pay-out for any online gaming company in the world, and the biggest pay-out

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  • Govt hits back at GSD in spat over cleanliness

    Govt hits back at GSD in spat over cleanliness0

    The Gibraltar Government has accused the GSD of “cheap sniping” as the spat over Gibraltar’s cleanliness continued yesterday. In a statement No. 6 Convent Place insisted the GSD has “selective vision” on the subject and cannot acknowledge the good things around Gibraltar. “They also seem not to be willing to call a spade a spade

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