• Wait for MoU, says Hassan Nahon

    Wait for MoU, says Hassan Nahon0

    Independent MP Marlene Hassan Nahon has said it is important to wait for the Memoranda of Understanding between Gibraltar and Spain to be published before analysing what the Brexit draft withdrawal agreement means for the Rock. Ms Hassan Nahon was reacting to Brexit developments in the UK including news that Prime Minister Theresa May had

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  • GSD hits back at Govt in row over justice

    GSD hits back at Govt in row over justice0

    The GSD last night hit out at the Gibraltar Government for its “arrogant” response after the Opposition highlighted concerns relating to the administration of justice. The GSD had spoken out about a number of issues which were either impacting on the administration of justice and the provision of mental health services, or related to procedural

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  • Govt and GSD clash again over housing case

    Govt and GSD clash again over housing case0

    The GSD has suggested that Chief Minister Fabian Picardo should resign following the controversy over the Court of Appeal’s recent judgement in a housing rent control case, drawing a stinging response from the Gibraltar Government. The GSD accused Mr Picardo of misinforming Parliament when he presented an amendment to housing legislation in 2013 which the

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  • Budget Address from the leader of the Opposition

    Budget Address from the leader of the Opposition0

    Budget address by the leader of the Opposition, Elliott Phillips INTRODUCTION 1. MR SPEAKER this is my third budget contribution and my first as Parliamentary Leader of the Opposition. It is a privilege and a great honour to lead the Opposition in this House on behalf of the people of Gibraltar. 2. MR SPEAKER before

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  • GSD welcomes GFA plans for new stadium

    GSD welcomes GFA plans for new stadium0

    The GSD has welcomed news that the Gibraltar FA has submitted plans for a new national stadium to the Development and Planning Commission. “It is extremely gratifying to see plans that adopt the GSD policy of locating it at Victoria Stadium and not that preferred and promoted by the GSLP/Liberal Government who intended to locate

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  • Government Cannot Shirk Responsibility for Clean Streets, states the GSD

    Government Cannot Shirk Responsibility for Clean Streets, states the GSD0

    Trevor Hammond, GSD environment spokesman has expressed amazement at the Government’s reply to the concerns on the dirt and dilapidation seen around Gibraltar. “To suggest that the GSD is jumping on a Chamber of Commerce led band wagon when the GSD has been raising this concern since last year is laughable,” he states. “It should

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