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Government has today announced the sale of the flats in the affordable housing scheme at Chatham Views. This is the third such scheme to be announced after those at Hassan Centenary Terraces and Bob Peliza Mews.

The Organising Committee of the Gibraltar 2019 NatWest International Island Games has announced Casais (Gibraltar) Limited as a Platinum Sponsor.

The energy giant is applying for an LNG bunkering licence at the port, Shell’s Arjan Stavast tells delegates at the Maritime Week Gibraltar conference.

The temporary protective barriers known as ‘Jersey Barriers’ throughout the Town Centre, namely at Casemates Square, Main Street, Governor’s Lane and Cloister Ramp have been replaced.

At approximately 3:15pm today, a fire broke out at the Indorama chemical plant in San Roque. The incident was declared an emergency and neighbouring residents were advised to leave the area by Spanish authorities.

The Minister with responsibility for the Port, Maritime Affairs and the University, Gilbert Licudi QC, today announced the establishment of a Maritime Academy in Gibraltar which will be based at the University.

Following the launch of the redesigned new bus-stop flagpole signage in January 2019, a new bus network map has been released as part of the plan to improve the public transport offering.

Late last week, the Chief Minister and the Minister for the Environment met with the GGCA President, the GGCA Britannia reps, and with the directors of Britannia plc to discuss negative comments on cleaning that had been made in the press and social media.

During the week of the Gibraltar 2019 NatWest International Island Games - 06.07.19 to 14.07.19 - there will be some changes to the normal bus schedule.

The former Ministry of Defence pool between Camp Bay and Little Bay has been opened to the public by the Chief Minister Fabian Picardo.

Albert Isola MP, Gibraltar’s Minister for Commerce met with Leon Li, the Founder and CEO of Huobi Group on Tuesday 18 June 2019 during his visit to Beijing.

The Ministry of Equality recently delivered a presentation to the Gibraltar Youth Services management team and youth club members of all 4 Youth Clubs in the Youth Services Headquarters at Line Wall Road.

Gibraltar Cultural Services, on behalf of the Ministry of Culture, has been working closely with GibMedia in order to provide a very entertaining programme for this year’s 2019 Summer Nights organised in conjunction with the Gibraltar 2019 NatWest International Island Games.

The results of a privacy awareness survey that was carried out in schools in Gibraltar during the 2018/19 academic year have been published by the Gibraltar Regulatory Authority.

The Department of the Environment, Heritage and Climate Change (DEHCC) would like to inform all anglers that the open season for Bluefin tuna in British Gibraltar Territorial Waters (BGTW) commences on Sunday 16th June 2019 and ends on the 14th October 2019 or until the Total Allowable Catch (TAC) is reached.

Her Majesty The Queen has granted the following National Honours:

The Royal Gibraltar Post Office has announced that its new and refreshed website www.post.gi is now live.

The annual Short Story Competition organised by the Gibraltar Cultural Services in conjunction with the Gibraltar Chronicle attracted a total of 350 entries from children in School Years 4 to 13 and adults.

Government have announced that the exhibition on the closure of the border by Spain, which is currently on display at the John Mackintosh Hall, will be open on Saturday 8th June 2019 from 10:00am to 2:00pm.

The Ministry for Housing has announced that the Housing Department and Housing Works Agency have collaborated with the Care Agency to provide internal refurbishment upgrades to its residential home for children.