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  • An introduction to Spanish Compliant Investing
    Meet the Experts from Prudential International and Chorus Financial Save the date! On Monday 10th of October, Chorus Financial have the pleasure of welcoming one of Europe’s most trusted Financial Services companies, Prudential International, to our office in Benijofar, Costa Blanca South. Prudential International is part of the highly respected M&G plc, one of the […]
    Tracy Storer
  • Making a call or checking the time on mobile phones is now illegal while driving in Gibraltar
    GIBRALTAR police are now giving out much higher fixed fines for parking and road traffic offences, the British territory’s government said in a statement. Minister for Transport Paul Balban said the increases would keep up with inflation while helping ‘make our streets safe for the most vulnerable road users in our community’. “As a result […]
    John Culatto
  • Shakira will have to face trial accused of six crimes against the Spanish treasury
    SPANISH Judge Ana Duro has decided that pop star Shakira will have to face trial for allegedly avoiding taxes in Spain in 2012, 2013 and 2014. This comes after the prosecutor and Shakira failed to reach an out of court agreement. The next step will be to set a date. The competent body to judge […]
    Jorge Hinojosa
  • BULLSEYE: Gibraltar darts players get minister sendoff before European Cup bid
    TWO young sportsmen from Gibraltar are taking part in the World Darts Federation Europe Cup at in Gandia, Spain from September 28 to October 1. Minister for Business and Tourism Vijay Daryanani gave his support to Craig Galliano and Justin Hewitt before they left the Rock. The pair will be joined by Sean Negrette in […]
    John Culatto
  • 3 bedroom Apartment for sale in Marbella – € 330,000
    Apartment Marbella, Málaga   3 beds   2 baths € 330,000 Large apartment located in one of the most demanding areas of Marbella, Nagueles just a few minutes drive from the Golden Mile, the center of Marbella and Puerto Banus. Spacious ground floor apartment consisting of three bedrooms, two bathrooms, living room with separate kitchen […]
  • Father of two died after being swept from his house by flood water in Spain’s Murcia 
    A MAN died after he was washed out of his home by floods that hit the Spanish region of Murcia. The body of the 60-year-old man identified as Antonio was found floating in water 300 metres from his home in Javali Viejo. A neighbour confirmed to the Olive Press that Antonio had been asleep on […]
    Jorge Hinojosa
  • UK’s Labour party pledges to support Gibraltar in talks over an EU treaty from Liverpool conference
    THE UK’s Labour Party has confirmed it will support Gibraltar in its self-determination as it looks to get a lasting EU deal. Shadow Minister for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs Stephen Doughty spoke of his ‘unshakeable’ commitment to the Rock at the Labour Party Conference in Liverpool on Monday. The pledge followed a speech on Gibraltar’s […]
    John Culatto
  • British man arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a woman on a Ryanair flight to Spain
    A 35- year-old British man has been arrested for allegedly touching without consent a female passenger who was sitting next to him on a flight from the UK to Spain last Sunday, September 25. Cabin crew contacted Spain’s Guardia Civil after the British woman told them that the man touched her breast and asked her […]
    Jorge Hinojosa
  • Pound Sterling tanks against Euro and Dollar following mini budget from Tories
    STERLING has fallen to a historic 37 year low against the dollar and a recent low against the Euro this week, after the UK government, headed by new prime minister, Liz Truss, and her chancellor, Kwasi Kwarteng, introduced a “mini-budget” that has sent financial markets into turmoil. On Monday evening, the government was struggling to […]
    Jo Chipchase
  • Davis Cup in Spain’s Malaga: Eight countries will battle it out for the title at the Carpena Stadium
    AFTER a fantastic week of tennis, including an emotional farewell from legendary Roger Federer, in the Lava Cup, the eight teams that will compete in the 2022 Davis Cup by Rakuten Finals Knockout Stage, which will take place in Malaga on 22-27 November, are known. The Martin Carpena will host the quarter-finals, semi-finals and final […]
    Cristina Hodgson

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