Minister Daryanani participates in UK Tourism conference ...

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The Minister for Tourism, the Hon Vijay Daryanani MP, has today addressed a high level delegation of UK tourism leaders at a London conference billed ‘The Future of Tourism’.    The event, hosted by leading industry title ‘Travel Weekly’, discussed topics such as sustainable growth for the future and facing a…

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Virtual Commonwealth Trade & Investment Summit – 6...

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The Minister for Justice, Equality, Health and Care and with responsibility for Civil Contingencies the Hon Samantha Sacramento MP participated as a speaker at a Virtual Commonwealth Trade & Investment Summit: Build Back Business. The aim of the summit was to gather Commonwealth government leaders and business leaders to focus…

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Promotions at the GHA’s Ambulance Service – 643/2021...

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The GHA’s Ambulance Service has recently seen a number of Promotions. Ms Jordanna Santos and Mr Stuart Ryan have been promoted to the rank of Station Officer. Ms Jordanna Santos joined the service on 7th December 1998 and was an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) prior to her promotion. Mr Ryan…

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Ministry of Equality Reminds the LGBTQ+ Community of Survey ...

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On the 28th June 2021, the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, widely considered as the catalyst to the Gay liberation movement, the Minister for Equality launched Gibraltar’s first online LGBTQ+ Survey. The aim of the survey is for HM Government of Gibraltar, through the Ministry of Equality to learn about…

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Miss Gibraltar getting ready for Miss World – 639/202...

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Miss Gibraltar 2021, Janice Sampere, has signed the Official Entry Form to participate at the Miss World Finals which will take place on Thursday 16th December 2021 in Coliseo de Puerto Rico Jose Miguel Agrelot in San Juan. The staff at the Miss Gibraltar Office briefed Janice on some finer…

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 Sir Joe Bossano – UN Breakthrough – 637/2021

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Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar is pleased to note the references by the representative of the Kingdom of Spain at the United Nations decolonisation seminar organised in Dominica this year by the UN’s Decolonisation Committee of 24.  The Seminar was attended this year, as it is every year, by the…

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NATIONAL DAY MESSAGE 2021 – THE CHIEF MINISTER –...

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My dear fellow Gibraltarians, On the eve of National Day 2021 I have received, through His Excellency the Governor, the congratulations and best wishes of Her Majesty the Queen. Her Majesty notes that 2021 has been a difficult year and tells us all that she hopes we may look forward…

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NATIONAL DAY MESSAGE 2021 – THE CHIEF MINISTER

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My dear fellow Gibraltarians, On the eve of National Day 2021 I have received, through His Excellency the Governor, the congratulations and best wishes of Her Majesty the Queen. Her Majesty notes that 2021 has been a difficult year and tells us all that she hopes we may look forward…

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Library and Art Gallery Initiatives – 632/2021

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Gibraltar Cultural Services on behalf of the Ministry of Culture will be launching several initiatives in relation to the public library and art galleries. The aim is to promote the love of reading and books, and the work of Gibraltar’s artists and art galleries. The Book Club for children returns…

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Reception for Gibrael Chamber ‘Lechayim’ Event – 6...

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Reception for Gibrael Chamber ‘Lechayim’ Event His Worship the Mayor, Mr Christian Santos GMD hosted a reception for the Gibraltar-Israel Chamber of Commerce (Gibrael), at the Mayor’s Parlour in celebration of the Jewish New Year. The event was organised in tandem with Eran Shay, President of Gibrael, and Chairwoman Ayelet…

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National Day 2021 – 630/2021

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The Government strongly encourages members of the public to exercise civic consciousness and community responsibility during National Day. Gibraltar needs to live with and beyond COVID, as COVID has not gone away. Plans for the 2021 National Day celebrations have been revised in light of the recent COVID-19 cases on…

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National Day Beach Information – 629/2021

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The Government would like to inform the public that the Lifeguard Service at Public Beaches will conclude on Sunday 12th September 2021; this being the last day during which this service will be active. The umbrella stores will continue to be available for public use until 30th September 2021. The…

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Calpe 21 Conference – Iberian Neanderthals – 628/202...

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The 25th edition of the Calpe Conference, organized by the Gibraltar National Museum, takes place between Thursday 23rd and Saturday 25th September at the University of Gibraltar. The subject is Iberian Neanderthals and the conference brings together leading scientists from across the Iberian Peninsula to a meeting that will report…

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Special Needs Coordination and Liaison Office – 627/2...

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The new Special Needs Coordination and Liaison Office at No 6 Convent Place became operational last week. Working under the auspices of the Chief Minister, the Special Needs Coordination and Liaison Office aims to break down the barriers faced by people with Special Needs and disability, and by their families….

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Congratulations to Jack Prior and Team GB on winning gold at...

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Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar sends its congratulations to Gibraltarian Jack Prior and Team Great Britain, who have won the gold medal today in the Men’s Eight final at the 2021 European Rowing Under 23 Championships held in Kruszwica, Poland. The Chief Minister, the Hon Fabian Picardo QC said ‘The…

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Environment rescues dolphin – 625/2021

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The Department of the Environment’s Environmental Protection and Research Unit (EPRU) received a call this morning at approximately 09:00hrs regarding a dolphin being trapped inside the silt curtain deployed adjacent to the Small Boats Marina. EPRU deployed its marine assets immediately. Upon inspection at close range, and in consultation with…

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Garcia briefs Opposition Members on no deal planning –...

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The Deputy Chief Minister Dr Joseph Garcia CMG MP this morning briefed Opposition Members on the Brexit Select Committee on the developing plans for No Negotiated Outcome (NNO) to the negotiations for the future relationship of Gibraltar with the European Union. The detailed briefing lasted nearly two hours. The Opposition…

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DPH ends Albert Risso COVID-19 Outbreak – 623/2021

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The Director of Public Health, Dr Helen Carter, has declared an end to the Outbreak of COVID-19 within Albert Risso Elderly Residential Block. No, further positive cases have been recorded since the 15th of August and all those who had contracted the virus have now recovered. Some measures implemented during…

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Further relaxation at Elderly Residential Services – 6...

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Elderly Residential Services together with Public Health and GHA professionals are delighted to announce that as from tomorrow, visits will be further modified to allow 2 visitors per resident per day, at different timings. This decision has been based on the absence of positive cases amongst residents and/or staff and…

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Cultural Awards – Public Voting – 621/2021

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Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is pleased to announce that the public voting for the 2021 Cultural Awards will start on Friday 3rd September 2021 and run until the 30th of the month. The telephone numbers have been set up by Gibtelecom and will be…

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Director of Public Health – 620/2021

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The Minister for Health, The Hon Samantha Sacramento MP, wishes to thank Dr Autilia Newton for covering the post of Director of Public Health during the month of August.  Her role as lead for the Public Health England PH Programme for the UK Overseas Territories and her vast knowledge on…

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Preparatory Work for UK/EU Treaty Negotiations – 619/2...

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The Chief Minister, the Hon Fabian Picardo QC MP, and the Deputy Chief Minister, the Hon Dr Joseph Garcia MP – together with the Attorney General, Michael Llamas QC and the Financial Secretary, Albert Mena – have held meetings in Gibraltar over the last 48 hours with Lindsay Appleby, British…

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Government welcomes statement by SNAG – 617/2021

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The Government welcomes the statement by SNAG thanking the Minister and Department of Education for being able to accommodate one of their requests in relation to Early Birds Nursery.  The Government is pleased that thanks to this positive engagement between the two sides a solution that will benefit the children…

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Hassan Nahon’s Populism Knows No Bounds – 615/20...

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Marlene Hassan Nahon in her populist retort on discretionary scholarships is as usual disrespecting the hard working staff of the Department of Education as well as the Scholarships Panel which assesses applications and does so on a totally voluntary basis. She has also jumped the gun as there is for…

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