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Restaurants To Close Completely On The Advice Of Public Heal...

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The Cabinet has decided, on the advice of the Director of Public Health and the acting Medical Director of the Gibraltar Health Authority, that all catering establishments (other than in hotels) should shut completely to the public as from Monday. Hotel catering establishments will be available only to hotel guests. …

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Gibraltar Ambulance Service Surge Management Plan – 18...

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In preparation for a surge on 190 calls requesting Emergency Ambulances during a COVID-19 crisis the Gibraltar Ambulance Service (GAS) will implement its Surge Management Plan. The purpose of this plan is to ensure that at times when an Emergency Ambulance is unable to meet operational demand or it is…

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Chief Minister’s Statement – 180/2020

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My fellow Gibraltarians,   Ladies and Gentlemen,   This evening, following my return from London, the Cabinet met to consider the decision of the Spanish President, Pedro Sanchez, to declare a State of Emergency in Spain from tomorrow to deal with the spread of the Pandemic COVID-19 virus.   That…

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Government Updates Coronavirus COVID-19 Advice – 179/2...

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Further meetings of the COVID-19 Core Group have taken place. The Cabinet also met this afternoon on the return of the Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister from London. All meetings have also been attended by clinical professionals from the GHA and legal professionals from the Government Law Offices. The…

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Morocco Suspends Passenger Ferry to Gibraltar – 177/20...

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With effect from today, the Moroccan authorities will suspend passenger ferries between Morocco and Gibraltar. Any Gibraltarians who are stranded in Morocco and require assistance in returning to Gibraltar should immediately contact the Office of the Civil Contingencies Coordinator using the numbers 00350 20049523 and 54010919 with the following information:…

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Series of Measures Announced to Protect the Elderly – ...

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Due to the recent announcement by the World Health Association (WHO) of the current COVID-19 outbreak being upgraded to worldwide pandemic status, HM Government of Gibraltar is implementing a series of further measures to protect the elderly, who are one of the most vulnerable groups in our community. As part…

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Gibraltar and UK discuss COVID-19 in Joint Ministerial Counc...

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The Joint Ministerial Council between the UK and Gibraltar Governments took place in London this morning. The meeting was chaired by the new UK Minister for the European Neighbourhood Wendy Morton MP and it included officials from a number of UK Government departments and from Task Force Europe. The Department…

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Chief Minister to Convene Cabinet – 174/2020

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In light of reports that the President of Spain is expected to declare a State of Emergency at 1430hrs CET, the Chief Minister is convening the Cabinet for 1800hrs today to assess the implications this may have for Gibraltar, if any. The Chief Minister has asked that the Chief Secretary,…

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Referendum on Abortion Postponed – 173/2020

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The Chief Minister of Gibraltar, the Hon Fabian Picardo QC MP, has today agreed with the Deputy Chief Minister, the Hon Dr Joseph Garcia MP, the Leader of the Opposition, the Hon Dr Keith Azopardi QC MP and Independent MP, the Hon Marlene Hassan Nahon MP, that the Referendum on…

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