• Hundreds of passengers stranded as easyJet cancels flights

    Hundreds of passengers stranded as easyJet cancels flights0

    Hundreds of easyJet passengers had their flights to the UK cancelled today and three of the airline’s Gibraltar bound flights were diverted to Malaga or Seville due to weather conditions at the airport. The airline told the Chronicle that the flights “were unable to land or depart due to weather conditions at Gibraltar being outside

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  • Transitional arrangements will ‘automatically’ apply to Gib, Davis tells MPs

    Transitional arrangements will ‘automatically’ apply to Gib, Davis tells MPs0

    David Davis has written to Tory MPs spelling out the UK Government’s resistance to elements of Brussels’ approach to Brexit, including its bid to allow Spain a veto over the application of transitional arrangements to Gibraltar. The Brexit Secretary backed Theresa May’s assertion that the legal text drawn up by Brussels contained unacceptable provisions relating

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  • GBX announces Rock Token sale

    GBX announces Rock Token sale0

    The Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange has announced it will issue $6m worth of digital ‘Rock Tokens’ at an online token sale event next month. Rock Tokens [RKT] will be issued via the cryptocurrency Ethereum’s ‘blockchain’ technology. The week-long event will see GBX issue 60m RKT worth $6m between February 7 and 14. The company announced it

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  • Dr Kumar awarded MBE for services to GHA

    Dr Kumar awarded MBE for services to GHA0

    The Director of Public Health, Dr Vijay Kumar, has been appointed a Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire (MBE) for Services to the Gibraltar Health Authority. The announcement was made last night as the New Year’s Honours List was made public. On behalf of the Gibraltar Honours Board the Governor, Lieutenant

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  • RGP strengthens security with ‘unpredictable, intelligence-led’ deployments

    RGP strengthens security with ‘unpredictable, intelligence-led’ deployments0

    The Royal Gibraltar Police yesterday launched a new scheme designed to deter, detect and disrupt criminal and terrorist activity in crowded places. Project Servator sees the deployment of both highly visible and covert police officers and staff, alongside other resources including dogs, firearms and CCTV cameras in the city centre, other hotspots and at large

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  • easyJet adds over 3,000 seats on Gibraltar flights

    easyJet adds over 3,000 seats on Gibraltar flights0

    Low-cost airline easyJet has announced that a further 3,272 seats on routes between the UK and Gibraltar are now on sale until March 2018. The extra seats mean that passengers now have more opportunity to fly between the two destinations throughout the winter. In addition, 2772 seats have been added on flights from London Gatwick

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