• Picardo slams GSD’s ‘spurious and dangerous’ opposition to budget

    Picardo slams GSD’s ‘spurious and dangerous’ opposition to budget0

    The GSD’s decision to vote against the budget was negative “gesture politics” based on “spurious” allegations of hidden corporate borrowing, Chief Minister Fabian Picardo told Parliament yesterday in closing the budget session. Mr Picardo said the GSD had contributed nothing positive to the budget debate and had not even responded to the measures announced by

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  • Picardo balances ‘caution and optimism’ in Brexit budget

    Picardo balances ‘caution and optimism’ in Brexit budget0

    Chief Minister Fabian Picardo delivered “a Brexit budget” yesterday that sought to balance “caution with optimism and prudence with investment” as Gibraltar prepares to leave the European Union next year. In a wide-ranging two-hour speech that provided a snapshot of current political and economic developments, the Chief Minister said his government’s plans for the year

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  • Gibraltar ‘needs to deal with abortion issue’, Picardo says

    Gibraltar ‘needs to deal with abortion issue’, Picardo says0

    Chief Minister Fabian Picardo has said Gibraltar can no longer “duck” the issue of abortion, which “now needs to be dealt with”. Mr Picardo told GBC’s Direct Democracy programme that both the GSLP and the Liberal Party would each discuss abortion at their next executive committee meetings to pave the way for the Gibraltar Government

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