The Cruise Liner “World Dream” is planning to carry out a technical call at Gibraltar on the 21st March.
"My dear fellow Gibraltarians. We are facing a Public Health Emergency. As we all know, we are not immune from the rapid spread though Europe of the COVID 19 Coronavirus."
Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar says it notes the statement from the Spanish Minister of the Interior, Snr Fernando Grande Marlaska, in relation to the re-introduction of controls at Spain’s internal Schengen frontiers, that is to say, Spain’s frontiers with Portugal and France.
The new law, which will come into effect tomorrow, is designed to protect the elderly from exposure to the virus. It generally prohibits the elderly, from leaving their place of residence, unless they are going to purchase food, medical supplies or to work.