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UK’s in – out EU referendum Rock’s greatest challenge says next Attorney General – Gibraltar Chronicle


UK’s in – out EU referendum Rock’s greatest challenge says next Attorney General
Gibraltar Chronicle
“I would like to see HMG take the view that EU law applies between the UK and Gibraltar, which is important to our jurisdiction in many ways,” says Mr Llamas as he prepares to take on a new take on the role played solidly by veteran lawyer and

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Britain lobbies EU partners on Gib aviation inclusion – Gibraltar Chronicle


Britain lobbies EU partners on Gib aviation inclusion
Gibraltar Chronicle
Mr Goodwill was asked what steps the UK was taking to ensure that Gibraltar was not excluded from the EU air safety system. “I remain resolute that Gibraltar Airport must be included in all EU aviation legislation and we are lobbying on the importance

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Spain’s Rice Sector to Receive $13.9 Million Support in 2015 – Oryza (blog)


Oryza (blog)

Spain’s Rice Sector to Receive $13.9 Million Support in 2015
Oryza (blog)
The allocated amount can support about 122,060 hectares of rice fields concentrated around the regions of Andalucia, Catalunia and Valencia. Spain is the second largest producer of rice in the EU after Italy. According to the Royal Decree number 1075

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Gib security state increased as EU faces ‘terror offensive’ – Gibraltar Chronicle


Gibraltar Chronicle

Gib security state increased as EU faces ‘terror offensive’
Gibraltar Chronicle
The terrorist threat assessment in Gibraltar was raised yesterday from ‘moderate’ to ‘substantial’, indicating that there is “a strong possibility” of an attack here. Officials insisted that there was no intelligence of any specific threat to the Rock

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Europe-wide terror alert steps up security presence on Rock – Gibraltar Chronicle


Gibraltar Chronicle

Europe-wide terror alert steps up security presence on Rock
Gibraltar Chronicle
The move follows a similar pattern adopted by law enforcement agencies across the EU and a spokesman for the Royal Gibraltar Police said it was not a response to any specific threat. “We have upped the patrols as a direct consequence of what has …

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Minister’s fury at EU betrayal of Gibraltar in new air safety deal – Daily Mail


Daily Mail

Minister’s fury at EU betrayal of Gibraltar in new air safety deal
Daily Mail
A minister stormed out of a top-level meeting after EU chiefs agreed with Spain to exclude Gibraltar from an important air safety deal. Robert Goodwill quit the Brussels summit ‘in protest’ at the ‘astonishing’ decision to shut out the British

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EU targets £9m funding on small businesses and entrepreneurs – Gibraltar Chronicle


EU targets £9m funding on small businesses and entrepreneurs
Gibraltar Chronicle
The European Commission yesterday announced that it had adopted its 2014-2020 operational programme for Gibraltar and that small businesses would be a key area of focus, in a bid to strengthen entrepreneurial initiatives. “Small and medium-sized …

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