New Year’s – Your Message on TV

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The organisers of the New Year’s Eve celebrations are inviting the community to submit video messages for inclusion in the special ‘Watch at Home’ edition. As many messages as possible will be included and producers say those that are original, different and short have the best chance to make it…

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New Year Classical Concert – 911/2020

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Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, is pleased to present the 2021 New Year Classical Concert. The event will be organised for the Government of Gibraltar by the Gibraltar Philharmonic Society. The production, entitled a “New Year’s Concert,” will feature the well-known orchestra, ‘The European Sinfonietta,’…

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Chief Minister live on Cadena Ser radio – 907/2020

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The Chief Minister, the Hon Fabian Picardo, QC MP, is being interviewed live tomorrow morning by Àngels Barceló on the prestigious Cadena Ser radio programme Hoy por Hoy. Mr Picardo will be on air at around 9am to discuss the latest developments on Brexit and the COVID pandemic. The programme…

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910.1 2020

Customs Vehicle Damaged In Pursuit – 910/2020

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  At approximately 2300hrs on Wednesday night, HM Custom’s officers on a routine patrol of the area of Ragged Staff noticed a vehicle leaving the area of New Harbours travelling down Queensway Road at speed which aroused the officer’s suspicion. Officers relayed the information over the radio and the vehicle…

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909.3 2020

Waterport Power Station is decommissioned  – 909/202...

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Waterport Power Station is decommissioned HM Government of Gibraltar is pleased to announce that Waterport Power Station has now been formally decommissioned and will never again generate power for Gibraltar, as we move to our cleaner and more efficient energy production at the new LNG North Mole Power Station. The…

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908.2 2020

Mr and Mrs Leay donate £5,000 to the GHA – 908/2020

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  The Minister for Health, the Hon Samantha Sacramento has today received a cheque for the GHA from Mr William and Mrs Sylvia Leay for the amount of £5,000. This money was raised by donations in lieu of gifts for their Diamond Wedding Anniversary earlier this year. At the request…

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904.1 2020

Air Quality Improvement – 904/2020

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The latest air quality figures released by the Government, show that, even before the effects of COVID-19, the recorded air quality in Gibraltar was at their best levels since records began. The Environmental Agency and UK firm Ricardo’s, which monitors air quality in Gibraltar, have released the information on air…

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903.2 2020

Vocational qualifications launched by the Gibraltar College ...

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As part of the Government’s transformation of vocational education, the Gibraltar College has this academic year launched a Level 2 City & Guilds Technical Certificate in Hairdressing. This qualification is the next stage in the Hair and Beauty progression pathways planned by the Department of Education. The qualification provides a…

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Conditions of catering establishment permits continue to app...

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The Government reminds all permit holders that the conditions of the permit to operate a catering establishment will continue to apply at all times including over the festive season. Permit holders are reminded that they should not host any ticketed or organised events and that no activities are allowed where…

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Gibraltar participates in Commonwealth Youth Parliament R...

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Two delegates from Gibraltar, Jared Peralta and Kyle Bautista, are participating in the latest session of the Commonwealth Youth Parliament, which is taking place virtually this week. Mr Peralta was selected for his past experience in this kind of event and Mr Bautista was selected after an essay competition last…

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Rapid COVID-19 testing service begins for travellers at Gibr...

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HMGoG can confirm the soft launch of the Rapid COVID-19 testing service, based at the Gibraltar International Airport. The service will provide a rapid test for all travellers using the airport (both arrivals and departures), providing a result within 1 hour. This is a private service commissioned by HMGoG and…

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Positive cases in schools – 7th December to 13th December ...

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There have been five positive cases of COVID-19 identified in government educational settings in the period 7th December to 13th December. Two positive cases of COVID-19 have been identified in Notre Dame Lower Primary School and one positive case of COVID-19 has been identified in each of the following schools:…

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Technical Notice (20) Getting ready for the end of the Trans...

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On 31 December 2020, the Transition Period (sometimes also referred to as the “Implementation Period”) under the EU-UK Withdrawal Agreement will come to an end. The end of the Transition Period will bring an end to the current status quo whereby Gibraltar, its citizens and its business, have enjoyed EU…

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896.1 2020

Wizz Air UK launches London Luton to Gibraltar service ̵...

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Wizz Air UK launched its new service between London Luton and Gibraltar on Friday 11th December. Operating twice weekly on Fridays and Mondays, the new service will operate on a year round basis. The flight was welcomed with a water cannon salute provided by the Gibraltar Airport Fire and Rescue…

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895.1 2020

Elderly at Day Centre complete entry for traditional Nativit...

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Clients of the Care Agency’s Waterport Day Centre will once again be taking part in this year’s traditional diocesan Nativity crib competition that takes place over the festive Christmas season. The entry will consist of a colourful rag-doll manger carefully put together by an enthusiastic team of 13 senior citizens…

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‘In Place’ rating for Gibraltar on OECD standard –...

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Gibraltar has achieved an ‘In Place’ rating in the first peer review conducted by Global Forum Assessors with respect to the domestic and international legal frameworks of the first 100 jurisdictions that have implemented the OECD’s standard on the automatic exchange of financial account information (the AEOI Standard). The ‘In…

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Technical Notice – Accounting and Audit – 893/20...

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  On 31 December 2020, the Transition Period (sometimes also referred to as the “Implementation Period”) under the EU-UK Withdrawal Agreement will come to an end. The end of the Transition Period will bring an end to the current status quo whereby Gibraltar, its citizens and its business, have enjoyed…

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ERS delighted to welcome back visitors – 892/2020

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HMGoG is delighted to announce that, following Public Health advice, Elderly Residential Services are now in a position to welcome back visitors to their facilities. Visits will be allowed to residents at all ERS sites as from Tuesday 15th December, strictly adhering to safeguarding criteria. Visits will be allowed as…

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891.2 2020

HM CUSTOMS ARREST ONE SPANISH NATIONAL AND SEIZE A VEHICLE, ...

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HM Customs Enforcement unit have arrested one Spanish national and seized one vehicle, 125 cartons of cigarettes and 4005 Euros. The incident took place yesterday at 1300hrs in the area of British Lines Road when an Enforcement patrol unit acting on information received intercepted a Spanish registered vehicle. Following a…

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Chief Minister’s Statement to Parliament on BEAT 4.0 ̵...

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The long term, economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic to our Community are highly uncertain. This is a unique crisis where our health and economy are under serious strain. Indeed, it is as uncertain for Government as it is for our crucially important business community. But against this backdrop of…

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Gibraltar welcomes Marshmallow as its newest insurance compa...

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Marshmallow Insurance Company received its authorisation from the Gibraltar Financial Services Commission (“GFSC”) earlier this week to become Gibraltar’s newest insurance company. The Hon Albert Isola MP, Gibraltar’s Minister for Digital and Financial Services, stated: “We are delighted to welcome Marshmallow to Gibraltar as the latest insurance company to establish…

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Press Release – Technical Notice 18 – Road Haula...

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On 31 December 2020, the Transition Period (sometimes also referred to as the “Implementation Period”) under the EU-UK Withdrawal Agreement will come to an end. The end of the Transition Period will bring an end to the current status quo whereby Gibraltar, its citizens and its business, have enjoyed EU…

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New hostel takes care of issues raised by TG, says Governmen...

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The Government considers that Together Gibraltar appears to be living on a different planet because they continue to raise issues in complete ignorance of the facts surrounding them. While they are perfectly free to raise whatever they like, they need to understand that the tone and the inflammatory language in…

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883.8 2020

Minister Cortes visits Kitchen Studios at GEMA Gallery ̵...

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The Minister for Culture, Prof Dr John Cortes visited the multi-media exhibition by Kitchen Studios at GEMA Gallery on Montagu Bastion. The Minister was impressed with the exhibits on show, featuring the work of over 18 artists, and was pleased the group had organised themselves at such short notice for…

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