• Hassan Nahon wants a ‘citizens budget’

    Hassan Nahon wants a ‘citizens budget’0

    Ahead of the 2017 Budget, Independent MP Marlene Hassan Nahon has called for a more interactive way for MPs across the floor to deliver and manage this year’s budget address. Mrs Hassan Nahon proposes, once again, for MPs to take on the initiative of The International Budget Partnership which campaigns for increased public access to

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  • Tourism initiative puts focus on Morocco

    Tourism initiative puts focus on Morocco0

    Twenty travel agents, tour operators and journalists from Morocco visited Gibraltar on a one day familiarisation visit recently. The visit was organised by Travelhub, a fully licenced travel agency based in Gibraltar, a branch of Moroccan tour operator Setitours. Abdel Leyhan, son of Moroccan Gibraltarian Mohamed Leyhan who was part of the management team at

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  • 30% of teenage boys cry due to exam stress, poll finds

    30% of teenage boys cry due to exam stress, poll finds0

    Around three in 10 teenage boys admit they have cried because they are stressed out by exams, according to a poll in the UK. It also suggests around half of young people have felt so anxious before sitting a paper that they thought they could not do it – with girls more likely to feel

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  • Hassan Nahon welcomes focus on security

    Hassan Nahon welcomes focus on security0

    Independent MP Marlene Hassan Nahon has thanked Gibraltar’s essential services for standing by and implementing tougher security measures on roads and public areas in the wake of the terror attack in London over the weekend. In a defiant message, Mrs Hassan Nahon also urged the Government to ensure that these structures are being constantly reviewed

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  • Equality Means Business: Front line staff training on disability awareness

    Equality Means Business: Front line staff training on disability awareness0

    The Ministry of Equality last week held a ‘Train the Trainer’ course as part of its ongoing training on disability awareness. The course was delivered by UK Charity Attitude is Everything. Two civil servants, Calum Couper, from the Human Resources Department and Jason Belilo, from the Ministry of Equality received the training and this will

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  • Gibraltar confirms commitment to Paris Agreement

    Gibraltar confirms commitment to Paris Agreement0

    The Gibraltar Government has confirmed its commitment to the Paris Agreement on climate change as it awaits a reply from the UK Government to its request for the ratification to be extended to the Rock. In a statement the Government said that although one of the world’s smallest jurisdictions, Gibraltar is proud to take its

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