Menu
Jul 21 - Gibraltar Consultative Council To Meet For First Time On Monday

Jul 21 - Gibraltar Consultative Cou…

In 2015, the Chief Minist...

Jul 21 - Summer Sports And Leisure Programme For Next Week

Jul 21 - Summer Sports And Leisure …

The Summer Sports and Lei...

Jul 21 - Record Best For Gibraltar Athletes At Day Two At Youth Commonwealth Games

Jul 21 - Record Best For Gibraltar …

Day two at the Youth Co...

Jul 21 - Customs Clamp Down On Western Beach Smuggling

Jul 21 - Customs Clamp Down On West…

Following a recent spike ...

Jul 21 – Wendy Garro Appointed New GNDO President

Jul 21 – Wendy Garro Appointed New …

The Gibraltar National Da...

Jul 20 - Gibraltar Contingency Council Meeting – Threat Level Remains Unchanged

Jul 20 - Gibraltar Contingency Coun…

A routine meeting of the ...

Jul 20 - Bella Vista Day Centre “Working At Near Full Capacity”

Jul 20 - Bella Vista Day Centre “Wo…

The Bella Vista Day Centr...

Jul 20 - Teenager Arrested Following Moped Theft – RGP Also Investigating 11-Year-Old “Joy Rider”

Jul 20 - Teenager Arrested Followin…

A 14-year-old boy was arr...

Jul 20 - Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra To Perform In Gibraltar

Jul 20 - Royal Philharmonic Concert…

The Royal Philharmonic Co...

Prev Next

May 14 - Unite Push for Pension Legislation Changes

  • Hits: 913

uniteUnite the Union has today requested that the Gibraltar Government adopts the same legislation on pensions as the UK Government. The new law, enforced in October 2012, requires employers to have new duties. Unite calls on the Government to ensure that all employees of the private sector are entitled to an occupational pension on retirement.

The Union will campaign on the issue over the next few weeks. They insist that signatures have already been collected from different workplaces and a stand will be manned tomorrow morning, at the John Mackintosh Square in order to highlight the need for pension provision in the private sector.

Read more ...

May 14 - Gibraltarian Re-Elected to Council of Commonwealth Association of Legislative Counsel

  • Hits: 770

paulThe Gibraltar Government yesterday congratulated Head EU Draftsman, Paul Peralta at the EU and International Department on his re-election to the Council of the Commonwealth Association of Legislative Counsel (CALC)

CALC held its general meeting at the end of the conference, during which Paul stood for re-election to one of the two European seats on the Council. A Government statement noted that ‘his continued participation at all levels of CALC, and in particular his place on the Council, means that through Paul, Gibraltar enjoys positive exposure to some of the most senior legislative counsel in the Commonwealth’.

Read more ...

May 14 Gibraltar Caves featured at international conference in London

  • Hits: 733

Gibraltar Caves in London ConferenceAn international meeting on “Human Evolution: past, present and future” was held in London on Thursday and Friday of last week. The conference was organised by the Royal Marsden Hospital and was held in the Grange St Paul’s Hotel. Among invited speakers were Sir David Attenborough and Professor Donald Johanson, famous for his discovery of the fossil that came to be known worldwide as Lucy. Also attending the conference was a team from the Gibraltar Museum, led by Professor Clive Finlayson who was also among the invited speakers. His presentation focused on contrasting the evolutionary trajectory of our own ancestors with that of the Neanderthals. A part of this presentation was taken up with the story as told by the important sites at Gibraltar.

Read more ...

May 13 - GGR Celebrates International Day Against Homophobia

  • Hits: 755

ggrThis Friday the GGR will celebrate the annual International Day Against Homophobia. The event, which is set to be carried out in the Piazza from 12 – 1 pm and will feature the Chief Minister, the Opposition, His Worship the Mayor, the PDP, Unite the Union, the GGCA and the Gibraltar Teacher’s Association.

Read more ...

May 13 HMS Trenchant

  • Hits: 1184

HMS TrenchantAs part of her scheduled operational tasking, the HMS Trenchant is visiting Gibraltar, today.

Read more ...

May 13 - GGR Human Rights Award Presented to Hassans Lawyer

  • Hits: 881

john restanoEquality Rights Group, the GGR have this year established an annual excellence and recognition award to celebrate individuals who have ‘contributed significantly to the advancement of equality, civil and human rights in Gibraltar. The award, which has been presented to John Restano of Hassans is set to be presented annually.

A spokesman for the group noted that Mr. Restano’s generous and highly successful work over the years in this field, including the Nadine Rodriquez housing case, the equalization of the age of consent and the recent equality in adoption, dubbed him a perfect candidate for the first award.

Read more ...

May 10 NEIGHBOURHOOD POLICING UNIT BICYCLES

  • Hits: 850

Police BikesThe Royal Gibraltar Police’s Neighbourhood Policing Unit recently acquired sixteen Diamondback mountain bicycles. The bicycles will be located and deployed from the four District Offices and will be used by the Neighbourhood Policing officers to patrol their respective neighbourhood areas.

The bicycles will enable the Neighbourhood officers to more effectively patrol the residential estates and respond to neighbourhood concerns.

Read more ...

May 10 Unite Achieves Parity Deal For Elderly Care Workers

  • Hits: 1711

Unite The UnionUnite the Union today announced that they had secured a deal with the Government that will see health professionals working for the Elderly Residential Services of the Care Agency transferred to the Gibraltar Health Authority under new working conditions and pay scales. This move will, in effect, restore the parity that had existed until 2009 between workers of both authorities.

The parity agreement, which was a Government commitment, ensures that workers will now be receiving the same pay for what they argue is the same work. Workers will also receive backdated wages.

Read more ...

May 10 Smartphone Version Of Port Authority Website Launched

  • Hits: 960

Gibraltar Port AuthorityA new mobile-optimised version of the Gibraltar Port Authority’s website has been launched. This follows the launch of a new website in October of last year.

The mobile phone version allows access to the full website facilities that users currently enjoy but in a more user-friendly format on all smartphones. The Port Authority says this will provide a more convenient and easy-to-read alternative for those who might be on the move with a simple top-level menu which gives quick and easy access to the different areas of the website.

Read more ...

Useful Links

 
www.easy.office.gi
Virtual & Physical Office Space in Gibraltar

Other Items