• Protesters call for release of Catalan officials held over independence vote

    Protesters call for release of Catalan officials held over independence vote0

    Thousands gathered today to demand the release of a dozen Catalan officials arrested in connection with a vote on independence that Spanish authorities are challenging as illegal. The demonstrators, who met at the gates of Catalonia’s judicial body in Barcelona, answered a call by pro-independence civic groups to stage long-term street protests against the police

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  • Announcement on new housing imminent, Picardo says

    Announcement on new housing imminent, Picardo says0

    A detailed announcement regarding the construction of further affordable homes will be made before the end of September, the Chief Minister, Fabian Picardo told Parliament yesterday. Mr Picardo confirmed the news during a question and answer session and said “the changes and the technical issues” that gave rise to the delay in making an announcement

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  • Gib-link food company praised as May promotes UK trade

    Gib-link food company praised as May promotes UK trade0

    A Manchester-based food company founded by a Gibraltarian businessman and his two partners has been cited by Prime Minister Theresa May to illustrate the UK’s global trade opportunities. Ten Acre, which was set up by local entrepreneur Jimmy Attias together with friends Tony Goodman and Ronen Derber, has landed a deal with a Canadian wholesaler

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