Updates to COVID-19 testing and self-isolation requirements ...

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HM Government of Gibraltar has updated the COVID-19 testing and self-isolation requirements for travel to Gibraltar. These requirements will come into effect on Sunday 13th June 2021. Key changes now include a pre-departure COVID-19 test requirement for a person travelling by air into Gibraltar who has not been fully vaccinated….

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Hillsides visits suspended temporarily as a precaution ̵...

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HM Government of Gibraltar confirms that a member of staff at Hillsides has tested positive for COVID-19. This will be reported in tomorrow’s statistics. As a precaution, visits to Hillsides will be stopped immediately and until further notice. This deeply regretful measure is in line with the policies and procedures…

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448.1 2021

Minister Daryanani welcomes His Worship the Mayor to the Min...

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  His Worship the Mayor, Mr Christian Santos GMD, paid a visit to the Ministry for Business, Tourism, Transport and the Port at the invitation of Minister Daryanani. Amongst other things, both discussed the possibility of opening up the Mayor’s Parlour for tourism purposes, the Mayor’s “We are One” campaign…

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447.1 2021

CM receives Home Office team – 447/2021

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The Chief Minister Fabian Picardo this morning received a courtesy call from a Home Office Border Force International delegation. The team have been in Gibraltar since Monday as part of the contingency preparations between the U.K. and Gibraltar Governments for a non negotiated outcome in the treaty negotiations to come…

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446.4 2021

Prior Park Student wins Christopher Lloyd Britannica Online ...

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Prior Park School student Grace Pedder is the winner of the Gibraltar Britannica Online School Quiz. The competition organised by Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, was part of this year’s Youth Arts Jamboree programme. Five schools participated in this initiative with a heats round and grand…

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WIZZ AIR ADDS MORE FLIGHTS FOR JULY – 445/2021

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Wizz Air UK is to add extra flights to Gibraltar from London Luton for the month of July, as airlines adjust their schedules at the last moment depending on demand. The airline will add flights to Gibraltar on Wednesdays, in addition to its twice-weekly flights on Mondays and Fridays.  …

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EasyJet Starts Services from Edinburgh – 444/2021

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EasyJet operated their inaugural service from Edinburgh, Scotland to Gibraltar on Saturday 5th June. The new service is operating twice weekly until the end of October, on Tuesdays and Saturdays and flown with Airbus A319s and A320 aircraft.  The Hon Vijay Daryanani MP Minister for Business, Tourism, Transport and the…

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Launch of New Cycling Promotion Association – 443/2021

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The Ministry of Transport is pleased to announce the launch of a new Cycling Promotion Association. As part of the manifesto commitment to form this new group, the Ministry will be working with key stakeholders with genuine interest in cycling in Gibraltar to centralise all consultations and discussions with regards…

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Health and Care sector vacancies have all already been relea...

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As Unite the Union is aware, these vacancies have all, already been released.  This was confirmed to the union’s leadership before they issued this unnecessary statement.  There is therefore nothing to fight for because the government had agreed this some weeks ago and the only delay was administrative.  The Chief…

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Several meetings held between Care Agency and Gibraltar Disa...

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Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar notes the latest press release issued by the Gibraltar Disability Society. In that statement, the society states that it was not consulted on the decision to replace those on fixed term contracts. The information provided to the Government is that various meetings were held between…

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Government will always prioritise service users – 43...

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Reacting to the latest statement by Together Gibraltar, the Government would like to make abundantly clear that it will always prioritise Learning Disability Services service users. Any decision that may affect the support service users receive is carefully planned out and is done in full consultation with specialised professionals and…

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436.1 2021

Minister Cortes takes part in virtual Environment Overseas T...

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Environment Minister, the Hon Prof John Cortes took part earlier this week in a virtual meeting hosted by Lord Ahmad of Wimbledon, the FCDO Minister responsible for the Overseas Territories (OTs).  The meeting, attended by Premiers or Environment Ministers from all the inhabited OTs, was an opportunity to discuss the…

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435.1 2021

Minister Daryanani meets with the Port Advisory Council R...

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Yesterday, Minister Daryanani chaired the first Gibraltar Port Advisory Council since his appointment as Minister for the Port. The meeting was an excellent opportunity to discuss Port matters especially with Brexit and Covid-19 in the background. The Minister for the Port, the Hon Vijay Daryanani MP, said “This was a…

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Stamping of passports at the border – 434/2021

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The Government has received reports of a number of cases of UK passport holders who have had their passports stamped on crossing from Gibraltar into Spain. The cases fall into two categories. The first are Gibraltarians, resident in Gibraltar, who have forgotten their identity card. It is important to underline…

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433.1 2021

WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY: Futures Forward Academy – 433/2...

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Saturday 5th June marks the celebration of World Environment Day. Over the years the United Nations annual campaign has developed into a global platform for encouraging worldwide awareness and positive action to protect our environment. Millions of people across the planet are being asked to reimagine, recreate and restore the world…

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432.1 2021

ARMED FORCES DAY – INTERNATIONAL ACT – 432/2021

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Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of H.M. Government of Gibraltar is delighted to announce that ASWAD will be performing at the Armed Forces Evening Concert at Grand Casemates Square, on Saturday 19th June 2021. ASWAD is a British reggae group, noted for adding strong R&B and soul influences to their…

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HMGOG to open a Customer Services Centre in Main Street ...

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HM Government of Gibraltar has conducted a comprehensive review through the Office of the Chief Secretary of the needs and requirements of each Government Department in providing its services to the general public. Following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic the Government closed all public counters and focused its efforts…

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Power Outages – 1st and 2nd June 2021 – 427/2021

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The Gibraltar Electricity Authority apologises to all customers affected by the power outages experienced on Tuesday and Wednesday. The significant power outage yesterday was identified as a system fault with an auxiliary generator at the North Mole Power Station. This system was isolated and our investigations are ongoing in order…

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426.1 2021

We Are One Campaign – 426/2021

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His Worship the Mayor, Mr Christian Santos GMD begins his tenure with the launch of the “We Are One” Campaign. The aim of the campaign is to celebrate the rich diversity of our community and how Gibraltarians of all backgrounds and walks of life have through the years come together…

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424.2 2021

Pelican crossings symbols changed to celebrate Pride Month &...

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As part of Pride Month awareness initiative in order to create more visual awareness regarding LGBTQ+ in Gibraltar, the Ministry of Equality has made arrangements to install LGBTQ+ symbols on some pelican crossings in Gibraltar during the month of June. In addition to the visibility of flying rainbow flags and…

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National Day rally will again be virtual event – 425/2...

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The Government and the Self-Determination for Gibraltar Group (SDGG) have agreed with regret that there should not be a “live” political rally at Casemates this National Day. The event will again take place virtually and on our television screens instead. This decision, which has not been taken lightly, needed to…

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423.2 2021

Janice Sampere to be appointed Miss Gibraltar 2021 – 4...

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The Miss Gibraltar Office, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture in supporting the Government’s financial caution following the economic impact of Covid-19, will not be holding the Miss Gibraltar 2021 Pageant this year.   However, to ensure Gibraltar’s representation at Miss World, the Miss Gibraltar Office, will be appointing…

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Easterly winds cultural exchange – 422/2021

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The Minister for Culture, the Hon Dr John Cortes MP, will open an exhibition at the Gustavo Bacarisas Gallery on Tuesday 15th June 2021 featuring a selection of the Contemporary Art Collection of the Diputacion de Cadiz. The platform is a cultural art exchange between the Government of Gibraltar and…

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Chief Minister’s address at the opening of Bassadone Autom...

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Your Excellency, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, I am honoured to have been asked by George to officially open these spectacular, state-of-the-art premises. The new house of the Bassadone Automotive Group’s new showrooms, offices and warehouses. Apart from calling him a friend, I am a great admirer of George Bassadone…

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