During his Budget address, The Minister for Infrastructure & Planning summarised the roles and responsibilities of the Departments he is politically responsible for and praised the hard work of his staff and all the other departments involved in delivering the multitude of manifesto commitments and policies, which came under his remit.
Minister for Housing Samantha Sacramento MP, last week chaired the first meeting of the Housing Fire Safety Review Committee that was announced by Government following the tragic events that followed the fire at Grenfell Tower in London.
"Mr Speaker, I have the honour to present my fourth Budget Speech dealing with each of the areas I have the privilege to have responsibility for;
The Deputy Chief Minister Dr Joseph Garcia yesterday told Parliament that he leaves for Brussels today in order to open an important exhibition about Gibraltar in the European Parliament. This is part of the policy of the Government to continue to raise the profile of Gibraltar in the EU, in particular in the present climate.
June 26th marks the United Nations International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. Government has said it remains resolutely committed to addressing the negative consequences that drug abuse exacts upon our community.