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location of a colony of the United Kingdom on a limestone promontory at the southern tip of Spain

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From Gibraltar, running along the coasts of Spain and France, Marseilles will be reached in three days.
Alicant, Carthagena, Palos, and Malaga will be passed but a mile or two distant, and Gibraltar reached in about twenty-four hours.
Well he remembered as a young man, in the harbour of Gibraltar once, how a girl--a handsome girl, too--had jumped overboard for a bet.
It was the ROCK OF GIBRALTAR, their largest and best boat.
You seem to know everything, so I expect that you know that I met her when she was a passenger and I was first officer of the ROCK OF GIBRALTAR.
Once a strategic naval outpost, Gibraltar is now a tourist resort with significant offshore banking and port facilities.
The measures include a commitment to continued market access for financial services, assurance that British Citizens resident in Gibraltar will continue to be eligible for higher education home fee status at English Institutions, enhanced liaison on environmental issues, and that Gibraltar can continue to refer an unlimited number of their patients to the UK for free elective treatment.
Gibraltar will be held as a portfolio company of Hercules.
8 March 2018 - California, US-based business development company Hercules Capital (NYSE: HTGC) has acquired Chicago, US-based specialty finance company Gibraltar Business Capital to expand asset-based lending to small and mid-market businesses, the company said.
Gibraltar is a provider of working capital to small and mid-market businesses through Gibraltar's asset-based loan and factoring solutions.
easyJet, the UK-based budget airline, has said that it has added a further 3,272 seats on its routes to Gibraltar from the UK.
The European Court of Justice was asked to provide a ruling in relation to a dispute between the Gibraltar Betting and Gaming Association and the UK tax authorities after a British law in 2014 introduced a duty to be paid by gambling companies for offshore bets placed by British consumers.
In all the furore surrounding last year's EU referendum, Gibraltar, situated one thousand miles from the mainland British coastline, could understandably feel aggrieved to have received so little attention during the campaign.
And Spain seized on the Brexit result to call for joint sovereignty of Gibraltar.
Gibraltar non life insurance industry overview and market size