Mar 15 - Government Insists Opposition Will Not Accept Truth on Presidential Dinner

governmentResponding to the Opposition’s recent statement, insisting the Government reveal who invited Mr. Picardo and Dr. Cortes to President Obama’s Candlelight Dinner in Washington, the Government has stated that the invitation arose from relationships with members of the US Democratic party, which were established as a result of the "Thinking Green" conference.

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Mar 15 - Regiment Soldiers Receive Maths and English Qualifications

rgr certificatesA presentation ceremony took place at Devils Tower Camp today involving 12 soldiers from the Regiment receiving their City & Guilds Level 1 and 2 Certificates in Maths and English.

Lieutenant Commander Fiona Cameron, Officer Commanding Joint Education and Training Unit (JELIC) presented the Certificates and said, 'It is an absolute pleasure to present these certificates this morning, the students have really applied themselves, this education is an essential requirement for promotion so it will benefit future career options.'

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Mar 15 - Gibraltar Attends Overseas Territories Biodiversity Conference

textDr Liesl Torres, Principal Secretary of the Department of the Environment, along with Dr. Keith Bensusan, head of the Strait of Gibraltar Bird Observatory is currently representing Gibraltar this week at a conference on Biodiversity Conservation in the UK Overseas Territories. The meeting is being held in London at the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew.

The event is being attended by a number of NGOs, UK Government departments and representatives from most of the Overseas Territories, including Monserrat, the Cayman Islands and St. Helena, some of whom, Drs Torres and Bensusan have worked with in the past.

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Gibraltar Crime Report for 14th March

rgpMedia – Police Reports

From 0700hrs 14/03/13 to 0700hrs 15/03/13

 

Arrests

1 Persons Arrested for Intoxicated in a public Place

1 Person Arrested for Common Assault

1 Person Arrested for Possession of a Commercial Quantity of Tobacco

1 Person Arrested for Transportation of a Commercial Quantity of Tobacco

2 Persons Arrested for Theft

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