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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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EU presidency confirms new aviation law will not proceed, Gib remains in – Gibraltar Chronicle


EU presidency confirms new aviation law will not proceed, Gib remains in
Gibraltar Chronicle
Britain’s EU office in Brussels UKREP has said that the Italian presidency has confirmed that the draft EU aviation law will not proceed. In a Tweet UKREP declared this morning “Success: Italian Govt confirms draft #EU aviation law won’t proceed

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Single sky: Hammond calls on Italian presidency to ensure EU ‘follows its own law’ – Gibraltar Chronicle


Single sky: Hammond calls on Italian presidency to ensure EU ‘follows its own law’
Gibraltar Chronicle
In a telephone call to his Italian counterpart, UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has told the EU presidency that Gibraltar must be in new single sky measures and that in the meantime the existing regulation, including the Rock, remains in place. In

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Air traffic changes spark UK spat with Spain on Gibraltar – Financial Times


Financial Times

Air traffic changes spark UK spat with Spain on Gibraltar
Financial Times
The UK’s foreign secretary has accused Spain of using the EU to attack Gibraltar’s sovereignty in the latest dispute between the two countries over the peninsula. Philip Hammond also criticised Italy for allegedly handling the EU’s legislative process
UK accuses Spain in Gibraltar airspace rowBBC News
Single sky: Hammond calls on Italian presidency to ensure EU ‘follows its own law’Gibraltar Chronicle
Britain launch EU complaint against Spain over GibraltarKuwait News Agency
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Stop bullying The Rock: EU places conditions on Spain to loosen chokehold on … – Express.co.uk


Express.co.uk

Stop bullying The Rock: EU places conditions on Spain to loosen chokehold on
Express.co.uk
The move follows 18 months of deliberately excessive customs checks that have caused hold-ups and frustration for thousands. It has been greeted with “relief and joy” by Gibraltar’s government, which says it will now strive for a similarly favourable
Religions clinging to the RockTelegraph.co.uk

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