• Gibraltar Chamber joins European network

    Gibraltar Chamber joins European network0

    The Gibraltar Chamber of Commerce has been welcomed as a member of the Council of British Chambers of Commerce in Europe (COBCOE). In a statement the Gibraltar Chamber explained that COBCOE provides a “unique and powerful” international network of more than 7,000 businesses, ranging from major multinationals to small and medium sized enterprises. The COBCOE

  • Govt ‘insensitive’ to special needs, Llamas says

    Govt ‘insensitive’ to special needs, Llamas says0

    Independent MP Lawrence Llamas has accused the Government of being “insensitive” to the very specific requirements of children with special needs, as the row over the use of porta-cabins at St Martin’s school escalated yesterday. This comes after Mr Llamas flagged how two “porta-cabin” classrooms were built to meet demand at the school. In response

  • Davis condemns Labour over ‘cynical’ bid to block ‘only viable plan’ for Brexit

    Davis condemns Labour over ‘cynical’ bid to block ‘only viable plan’ for Brexit0

    Brexit Secretary David Davis has accused Labour of a “cynical political exercise” to undermine the “only viable plan” to deliver withdrawal from the European Union. His attack came as MPs clashed in the House of Commons over the Government’s flagship Brexit Bill, which Labour has denounced as an undemocratic “power grab” by ministers. Meanwhile, it

  • ESG calls for tighter controls on Campo industry0

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    • September 5, 2017

    The Environmental Safety Group has called for stricter environmental standards and monitoring for industrial activity in the Campo de Junta. The group was reacting to reports last week that the Junta de Andalucia and authorities in the Campo are investigating strong fuel smells that have affected Algeciras on several occasions during the summer. “It beggars

  • RGP dispels rumours of ‘machetes’ found in Victoria Stadium complex

    RGP dispels rumours of ‘machetes’ found in Victoria Stadium complex0

    The Royal Gibraltar Police have moved to dispel rumours regarding security concerns at the MTV Gibraltar Calling music festival. In a statement the RGP said it is aware of rumours spreading that ‘machetes’ have been found concealed in the vicinity of the Victoria Stadium complex. It added that these rumours have clearly generated concern amongst

  • Guardia Civil arrests money laundering gang in the Campo

    Guardia Civil arrests money laundering gang in the Campo0

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    • September 1, 2017

    Guardia Civil officers have arrested a gang in the Campo de Gibraltar that allegedly laundered the proceeds of drug trafficking. The group, described as “a family clan”, was based in Palmones and Los Barrios and its members openly displayed signs of wealth despite being insolvent. According to the Guardia Civil, the gang funnelled cash from