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Two London-based investigators from the US Department of Homeland Security have been in Gibraltar to establish closer links with the Royal Gibraltar Police.

"Good morning, everyone. First of all, congratulations to the Spanish national football team for qualifying for the quarter finals of the European Championship."

The Government has said it notes the statement by ‘CUSP’ on scholarships and confirms that it will continue to be fully transparent in the awarding of scholarships.

The Moorish Castle was lit in the rainbow colours in commemoration of the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and Pride Month.

The Chief Minister, the Hon Fabian Picardo, and the Minister for Education, Hon Prof John Cortes, last week met with members of the Parents Association of Early Birds Nursery and St Martin’s Special School, as part of a series of regular meetings where a wide range of matters have been discussed.

The UK-Gibraltar Readiness NNO Board met in Gibraltar for the first time last Monday. The role of the Board is to coordinate preparations between the UK and Gibraltar Governments in the event of a Non Negotiated Outcome.

The rainbow flag was flown once again at our Land Frontier and also at No 6 Convent Place in order to commemorate the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots, which is the reason Pride Month is celebrated every June.

"Today, 28th June is the anniversary of the Stonewall Riots or Stonewall Uprising as it is also called, an event that happened in New York in 1969."

Gibraltar Finance, the business development arm of HM Government of Gibraltar, has been announced as an official partner of the NFT Vision Hack, a global online hackathon bringing together some of the most talented creatives and engineers to foster the creation of new solutions in the world of non-fungible tokens (NFTs).

The Minister for Business and Tourism, the Hon Vijay Daryanani MP, met with the Speaker of the House of Commons, the Rt Hon Sir Lindsay Hoyle MP in London.

This morning, to mark World Pride Day, the Chief Minister, the Hon Fabian Picardo QC MP met with the Chairman of the Equality Rights Group, Mr Felix Alvarez OBE and Secretary, Charlie Trico at No. 6 Convent Place where he was presented with the ERG’s official Gibraltar Diversity Flag.

The RGP are appealing for the public’s assistance to locate Gareth Mauro (38) of Mid Harbour Estate in order to help with police enquiries.

62% of Voters are in favour of the new Crimes (Amendment Act) 2019 which changes the law that regulates Abortion in Gibraltar.

This afternoon, a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between HM Government of Gibraltar’s Housing Department and the Royal Gibraltar Police was signed by the Principal Housing Officer, Mrs Geraldine Reading and the Commissioner of Police, Richard Ullger in the presence of the Minister for Housing, the Hon Steven Linares MP.

Her Majesty’s Government of Gibraltar has revealed plans for a new ‘National Theatre and Cultural Hub’ at the John Mackintosh Hall complex.

The report relates to the results of the Privacy Awareness School Survey carried out in schools in Gibraltar during the 2020/21 academic year.

The Chief Minister has recommended to His Excellency the Governor the change of a small number of ministerial portfolios.

The newly established Centre of Excellence in Responsible Gaming (CERG) at the University of Gibraltar has appointed its International Scientific Advisory Board.

His Excellency the Governor Sir David Steel visited the Citizen’s Advice Bureau.

The Gibraltar National Archives will publish the complete records of the Gibraltar Census of 1921 online, abiding by the one-hundred-year rule which is part of data protection laws.