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Mancomunidad wants ‘flexible and fluid’ border after Brexit – Gibraltar Chronicle


Gibraltar Chronicle

Mancomunidad wants ‘flexible and fluid’ border after Brexit
Gibraltar Chronicle
Luis Ángel Fernández, who as well as his Mancomunidad role is a senior councillor in Algeciras, said Spain’s co-sovereignty proposal would eliminate many of the challenges because Gibraltar would remain inside the EU. But he added: “If Madrid’s plan …

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Spain says Gibraltar must be excluded from Brexit agreements – ch-aviation


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Spain says Gibraltar must be excluded from Brexit agreements
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Spain has signalled that it will not accept any deals brokered between the EU and the UK which grant Gibraltar the same rights as UK mainland airports, reports the Financial Times. The stance may complicate Britain’s aviation negotiations with the EU.

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Gibraltar Celebrates Opening of World Trade Center in the Face of Brexit – Yahoo Finance


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Gibraltar Celebrates Opening of World Trade Center in the Face of Brexit
Yahoo Finance
In spite of a locally unpopular referendum result last June, the business community of Gibraltar is pushing ahead. With 90% of Gibraltar’s business and services in the EU single market being conducted with the UK, investors on the Rock have continued …

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Spotlight ‘should be on Spain’ in EU aviation debate, Govt says – Gibraltar Chronicle


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Spotlight ‘should be on Spain’ in EU aviation debate, Govt says
Gibraltar Chronicle
The commitment was made in a ministerial statement with the UK and Gibraltar as part of the Cordoba Agreement. The aim was to enable the enhanced use of the Rock’s airport for the socio-economic benefit of Gibraltar and the Campo de Gibraltar.
Spain blocking aviation agreement between UK and EU over Gibraltar demandsGibraltar Olive Press (blog)

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Spain signals opposition to Gibraltar’s inclusion in post-Brexit … – Gibraltar Chronicle


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Spain signals opposition to Gibraltar’s inclusion in post-Brexit …
Gibraltar Chronicle
Spain would seek to block post-Brexit access for the UK to the EU’s single aviation market unless Gibraltar was excluded from any agreement, according to a …
Gibraltar poses threat to post-Brexit aviation access – Financial TimesFinancial Times

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Spain would block UK access to EU aviation market unless Gibraltar airport excluded – GBC News


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Spain would block UK access to EU aviation market unless Gibraltar airport excluded
GBC News
The Financial Times reports that one Spanish diplomat told them that any EU agreement with the UK on aviation cannot apply to the airport of Gibraltar as this would imply recognition of the legal right of the UK to the territory. Spain’s position is

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Gibraltar insurance regulator insists its standards as high as those in … – Irish Independent


Irish Independent

Gibraltar insurance regulator insists its standards as high as those in …
Irish Independent
GIBRALTAR’S top insurance regulator has insisted that companies there operate at the same standard as others in the EU, including Ireland.
GFSC rebuts insurance claims in Irish press – Gibraltar ChronicleGibraltar Chronicle
Enterprise Insurance Company repays policyholders – Gibraltar …GBC News

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Gibraltar puts a brave face on Brexit – Financial Times


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Gibraltar puts a brave face on Brexit
Financial Times
For Mr Picardo and Gibraltar business executives, the pressing question is how to cope with the “hard” version of Brexit outlined in a January 17 speech by Theresa May. The prime minister spoke of pulling the UK out of the EU’s single market and core …
UK must ensure ‘sensible and workable’ border for Gibraltar, GSD saysGibraltar Chronicle
Spain insists, co-sovereignty proposal for Gibraltar is “a generous offer”MercoPress

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Government to raise Cepsa flaring with EU commission – Gibraltar Chronicle


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Government to raise Cepsa flaring with EU commission
Gibraltar Chronicle
The Gibraltar Government will flag up Sunday’s incident at the CEPSA refinery with the EU Commission as a matter of urgency. This comes after plumes of heavy black smoke spewed into the air over the Bay of Gibraltar following an ‘electrical fault’ at

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Girling highlights Rock issues in Brexit piece for Times – Gibraltar … – Gibraltar Chronicle


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Girling highlights Rock issues in Brexit piece for Times – Gibraltar …
Gibraltar Chronicle
Gibraltar’s Brexit priorities must be a central part of the UK’s plan for exiting the EU, Gibraltar MEP Julie Girling has said as she called for more consideration to …
Gibraltar voted overwhelmingly to stay in EU, but not at any priceIrish Times

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