• Route 8 gets bus tracker0

    The Bus Tracker Web App for Route 8, a route that services the Eastern side, has been launched. The Bus Tracker Web App Service will be complete when the Night Bus and Route 7 becomes available shortly. The Minister for Infrastructure and Planning, Paul Balban, said, “I cannot thank the IT & LD enough for

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  • GHA resignations have ‘no impact’ on appointments, Govt says

    GHA resignations have ‘no impact’ on appointments, Govt says0

    The Gibraltar Government has confirmed doctors’ appointments will not be affected despite recent resignations. In a statement yesterday the government criticized the GSD for “misleading” the public and politicising a doctor’s personal decision to leave the Gibraltar Health Authority. The government ensured no appointments would be cancelled as responsibilities will be covered by locums until

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  • Power station is ‘Ecosite’ certified by Bouygues

    Power station is ‘Ecosite’ certified by Bouygues0

    The North Mole power station is on schedule to be completed by later this year, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo announced yesterday as he revealed the plant had been awarded an eco-friendly status. At a site visit yesterday alongside the Minister for Environment, Dr John Cortes, Mr Picardo unravelled a flag denoting the power station’s new

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  • Airline chief warns of flights suspension risk amid ‘cliff-edge’ Brexit

    Airline chief warns of flights suspension risk amid ‘cliff-edge’ Brexit0

    Ryanair boss Michael O’Leary has warned there is a remote chance of all flights between the UK and Europe being suspended in March 2019 if the UK Government opts for a “cliff-edge” Brexit. The businessman said the current open skies arrangement hinges on recognising the jurisdiction of the European Court of Justice, which Prime Minister

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  • Green light for cannabis-based MS medicine

    Green light for cannabis-based MS medicine0

    The Gibraltar Government has changed drug regulations to allow doctors to prescribe the cannabis-based medicine ‘Sativex’. The cannabis-based oral spray treats symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis and has also been approved for healthcare use in the UK. The decision means MS patients will now have access to this medicine, while doctors can prescribe it without any

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  • Freedom of movement paramount in Brexit talks, Spanish MEP says

    Freedom of movement paramount in Brexit talks, Spanish MEP says0

    Protecting freedom of movement between the EU and the UK must be a key aim of Brexit negotiations, the Partido Popular’s spokesman in the European Parliament said this week. Esteban González Pons made the comments during a meeting with the UK’s Brexit minister David Jones. He told Mr Jones efforts to protect the rights of

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