Budget

It is that time of year again and in regard to the forthcoming budget, the Chamber understands the Government’s dilemma of shaping tax policy in the next few years during the introduction of the new ...

Ándalus Air lands

The Chamber warmly welcomes the new carrier Ándalus Air to Gibraltar. The re-start of the route from Gibraltar to Madrid is a most welcome addition to the existing routes to London and Manchester. Tw...

Eyes on tax

The Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development [OECD] has its eyes on tax havens, but Gibraltar is confident that it will avoid getting caught in the clampdown. Tim Geithner and the Chief ...

Ándalus is stepping in

At the official launch of the new air link between Gibraltar and Madrid, Joe Holliday, the Minister for Enterprise, Development, Technology and Transport, summed up the mood: “Third time lucky.” Ánda...

Gibraltar Port charges

The Gibraltar Port Authority has increased its tariffs as part of a wider shake-up that has also seen the introduction of charges on the east side anchorage. The new, increased fee structure reflects...

The lost decade

Jeremy Blatch looks briefly at the series of US bailout plans and discusses what lessons may be learned for the future. A recent definition of an investment bank goes something like this, on one side...

Work permit opt out expires

From 1st May 2009 nationals from the first wave of EU accession states no longer require a work permit to work in Gibraltar. Nationals from the following countries are free to work in Gibraltar witho...

Airlines announce Winter schedules

easyJet has released details of its Winter schedule from London Gatwick (LGW). With effect from Sunday 25 October 2009 the airline will operate just one daily return flight. EZY8903    LGW-GIB    074...