Monday, March 30, 2020


Gibraltar hospital worker in court for ‘stealing hundreds of pounds worth of medical and cleaning supplies’ amid coronavirus outbreak

A GIBRALTAR hospital worker allegedly stole hundreds of pounds worth of medical and cleaning supplies amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.  Ana Gingell, 53, is accused...

CORONAVIRUS: Nine new cases in Gibraltar as of today

There have now been a total of 35 cases of Coronavirus in Gibraltar, with 13 of them having fully recovered although that number could go up further.

BREAKING: Active Coronavirus cases more than double in Gibraltar

THE number of confirmed cases in Gibraltar has risen to 26 from yesterday’s 15, with 21 being active, according to latest figures just announced by the GHA.

Gibraltar workers to get over £1,000 a month in Coronavirus pay

‘Everyone who works in our economy’ will be rewarded with a living wage during the crisis ‘to put food on the table’, said the Gibraltar Chief Minister.

CORONAVIRUS: Increase in cases expected in Gibraltar as local testing starts

All equipment to allow testing to be carried out on the Rock has now been received which will mean results will soon be processed in 24 hours.

Coronavirus cases stay still as lockdown comes into effect tonight

As Gibraltar prepares for its toughest social lockdown since the war, authorities insisted that the measures were taken to ‘protect you’ from Covid-19.

LOCKDOWN in Gibraltar from Tuesday morning as Coronavirus spikes

No-one will be able to leave their homes unless it is for work exercise or taking their kids to the schools for day care as the 15 cases test positive.

Back to 1969 with a twist: How Coronavirus has changed Gibraltar

GIBRALTAR had not felt more like an island since the frontier was shut more than 50 years ago but Coronavirus has taken fortress mentality to a new level.

CORONAVIRUS: Still a low number of confirmed cases in Gibraltar for now

A total of ten people have contracted Covid-19 in Gibraltar, many cases are thought to be by local transmission.

Gibraltar’s derelict Old Casino has been given another roll of the dice thanks to the vision of the Rock’s...

Lady luck has finally turned up, albeit in the shape of a man - one who happens to be the Rock’s richest resident and something of a gambler himself

Gibraltar Parliament agree to £500m Coronavirus emergency budget

THE Gibraltar Government could borrow up to 500 million pounds for Coronavirus aid if the community requires it in the coming months.

CORONAVIRUS: ‘Gibraltar is like a cruise ship’, says minister at drive-thru testing

The new testing facility at the old Rooke site could have results back in six hours once it sets up on March 23, said the health minister as he opened it.

Gibraltar schools change role from Monday as Coronavirus continues to spread

As the number of active cases of Coronavirus went up to eight on the Rock, plans to make the schools take care of children during the day were announced.

CORONAVIRUS: Gibraltar galleries next to close as culture goes digital

GALLERIES are next to close and culture goes online in Gibraltar after the Coronavirus pandemic grows to ten total cases in the British territory.

HM The Queen states that she and her family ‘stand ready to play their part’

AMID the emergency measures being introduced here in Spain and in the UK, our Monarch has released a statement to the nation.

Five new Coronavirus cases reported in Gibraltar are not in danger

There are now six active Coronavirus patients in Gibraltar, but all are in good health, with a number of tests still to be received from the UK.

BREAKING: Schools to become child care centres from next Monday

Gibraltar's schools will close up this Friday after dropping attendance, instead being used for children to have a place to stay while parents are at work.

BREAKING: Gibraltar government planning to put in place an EMERGENCY budget for next few months

THE Government of Gibraltar has convened a meeting of Parliament for an emergency budget on Friday.

CORONAVIRUS: Gibraltar brings in new law to keep elderly in their homes

Cabinet decide to stop elderly movement as frontier closes on the Rock and and local volunteer get the chance to help out in Coronavirus struggle.

More Gibraltar medics to be trained to fight against COVID-19

Additional Gibraltar medical staff are trained to fight Coronavirus as the pandemic threatens to strike at the heart of the community.

CORONAVIRUS: The four signs that you to look out for in Gibraltar

The Director of Health has issued four indicators that mean you will need to self-isolate and call 111 on the Rock, especially if you are vulnerable.

CORONAVIRUS: Gibraltar father unable to collect sons from Spain

TWO sons were separated from their father for a few hours after the Spanish police prevented him from picking them up with more chaos expected on Monday.

BREAKING: People being STOPPED entering Spain and Gibraltar

Only Spanish workers with contracts will be allowed to Gibraltar as Gibraltarians are also turned back at the frontier with Spain as the crisis grows.

CORONAVIRUS: All Gibraltar restaurants, bars and cafes to shut from Monday

ALL restaurants will be closed to the public from this Monday on Gibraltar Government orders to prevent the spread of Coronavirus on the Rock.

CORONAVIRUS: Now is the time to take action, says Gibraltar minister

Stopping the virus before its spreads is better than waiting until it is too late, the Minister for Public Health told the Olive Press in an exclusive interview.

BREAKING: ‘Most of us will get Coronavirus, but we will recover’, says Gibraltar Chief Minister

The Chief Minister expects 'most' of Gibraltar to get the Coronavirus but he wants to 'protect the most vulnerable', who will find it hardest to recover.