Mar 18 - Minister Licudi Speaks at Hedge Funds Conference

minister licudiMinister for Financial Services, Gilbert Licudi is currently in Rio de Janeiro speaking at a conference discussing hedge funds. The event brings together experts in the field from both North and South America.

This event is part of a programme by the Government to elevate the profile of Gibraltar as a major centre in Europe for the establishment and management of funds. It follows Mr Licudi's participation earlier last month at a funds conference in Zurich where he was also able to address an audience of professionals.

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Mar 18 - ‘Flavius’ and ‘The C Word’ Take Home Drama Festival Win

text newsFollowing an extremely success week for the Gibraltar Drama Festival 2013, the winners were announced by the Adjudicator, Stephen Oliver, during Saturday’s Gala evening.

Best Youth Player was won by Demi Green for her role as Hannah in the ‘The C Word’, presented by Santos; Julian Felice’s play, ‘Flavius’, won Best Original Play; Best Stage Design was awarded to the Trafalgar Theatre Group’s ‘The Diary of Adam and Eve’;

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Mar 18 - Royal Engineers to Celebrate Freedom of Gibraltar in April

royal engineersThe Corps of Royal Engineers will mark its Freedom of Gibraltar with a series of events on the weekend of the 26th – 28th April 2013.

Former Royal Engineer Geoff Stone, Treasurer of the Royal Engineers Association Gibraltar, met up with newly commissioned 2 Lt Tim Barton RE who has been deployed to Gibraltar to begin preparations for the event.

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Mar 15 - Regiment Soldiers Receive Maths and English Qualifications

rgr certificatesA presentation ceremony took place at Devils Tower Camp today involving 12 soldiers from the Regiment receiving their City & Guilds Level 1 and 2 Certificates in Maths and English.

Lieutenant Commander Fiona Cameron, Officer Commanding Joint Education and Training Unit (JELIC) presented the Certificates and said, 'It is an absolute pleasure to present these certificates this morning, the students have really applied themselves, this education is an essential requirement for promotion so it will benefit future career options.'

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