• GHA one-step ahead of UK in enrolment training, says Govt

    GHA one-step ahead of UK in enrolment training, says Govt0

    Gibraltar is well ahead of the United Kingdom in providing leading edge training for health workers to enhance standards of clinical care, the Gibraltar Government has said. In a statement the Government highlighted the reintroduction of in-house Nurse Enrolment Training course by the School of Health Studies in 2013 which, it said, has created an

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  • Check Western Beach water quality before bathing, says Govt

    Check Western Beach water quality before bathing, says Govt0

    The Government is reminding the public to observe the bathing water quality notice board at Western Beach for the latest advice before getting into the water. This notice board will be prominently displayed at the official point of entry to the beach. The Bathing Water Quality will be displayed by a three coloured indicators. Green

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  • Govt sets out new ‘code of conduct’ for legal services

    Govt sets out new ‘code of conduct’ for legal services0

    As the Gibraltar Government carries out a review of the current system of regulation of legal services in Gibraltar, it will publish a revised draft Legal Services Bill in order that it may be taken before Parliament. Under the revised Bill, a new Code of Conduct for Legal Services professionals will need to be introduced

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  • Unite expresses ‘disappointment’ at Newcastle closure

    Unite expresses ‘disappointment’ at Newcastle closure0

    Unite the Union yesterday said it was “bitterly disappointed” by the announcement from Newcastle Building Society of the closure of the Branch which, it said, will affect a number of Unite members. In a statement, Unite said the decision by Newcastle Building Society has caught the union and the Community by surprise. Christian Duo, Unite

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  • New campaign urging men to take care of their health0

    Men in Gibraltar are being warned that they need to take care of their health. In a new initiative by the Gibraltar Health Authority and the School of Health Studies a series of Men’s Health sessions –are being organised over the coming months. The Let’s Talk About… programme will be officially launched by the Minister

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  • Gib case is referred to a ‘Grand Chamber’ of the European Court

    Gib case is referred to a ‘Grand Chamber’ of the European Court0

    The Court of Justice of the European Union this week heard submissions from the Gibraltar Government and the Gibraltar Target Shooting Association on the question of whether the EU Directive establishing a European Firearms Pass ought to be implemented in Gibraltar. The Directive has not been transposed in Gibraltar on the basis that the Government

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