Gibraltar Day in London

The recent Gibraltar Day in London was once again a huge success with the customary lunch being held this year at the Drapers Hall in order to accommodate more people. The lunch was fully subscribed....

Cross border relations

Events across the border continue to mystify us here at the Chamber. Having offered the hand of friendship to the Mayor, we just don’t understand the logic that has been employed by our neighbours in...

Investors welcome

The economic slowdown has continued elsewhere in Europe and recent weeks have seen renewed pressure on the euro and selected euro-based economies.  In sharp contrast Gibraltar has continued to attrac...

Customary practices

Following on from our recent survey at the land frontier, the Chamber would like to clarify that people are free to shop wherever they like, whether it’s in the UK or in Spain; where they shop and wh...

John Bassadone – The Interview

From his spacious office in the Europort building, John Bassadone, chairman of the Gibunco Group, enjoys a panoramic view of the Bay of Gibraltar and the strait beyond. Against the backdrop of Morocc...

Maritime – optimism for 2011

As the world’s economies reeled in the midst of the global downturn last year, Gibraltar took a different turn: where other countries were reporting rising deficits, the Rock came back with 5% growth...

Tax & Finance Centre outlook

Gibraltar’s new tax rules are already starting to attract new business, even before they are fully implemented. The new taxation regime is designed to ensure the continued international competitivene...

Airline Update – Liverpool from March 2011

The winter airline schedules came into force on Sunday 31st October and the three airlines serving Gibraltar have duly introduced changes – albeit limited – to their operations. British Airways’ (BA)...

New food standards for Gibraltar

‘Grading at a Glance’ is a Food Standards Agency approved hygiene scheme used by local authorities in the UK due to be adopted by Gibraltar in the New Year. The aim of the scheme is to allow consumer...