GOVUK Ministry of Defence Report: Gibraltar squadron to receive two cutting-edge Fast Patrol Craft A £9 .9 million contract has been signed with Merseyside-based Marine Specialised Technology (MST) for two new bo ats to replace the Gibraltar Squadron Fast Patrol Craft #AceFinanceDesk report

The six-year contract, which will support 30 jobs and create a further 25, will see construction of the two boats beginning in July 2020 and will take approximately 18 months, with Boat 1 due to be delivered in Q3 2021/22 and Boat 2 in Q1 2022/23 ….The remainder of the contract will provide an additional four years of local In-Service Support: Both boats will be used to patrol HMNB Gibraltar and British Gibraltar Territorial Waters (BGTW)……….They will also support British exercises and operations in the area and will keep close watch over Gibraltar’s shores………………….Putting technological advancement at the fore, the vessels will demonstrate UK sovereignty of Gibraltar as well as providing force protection to designated visiting UK and Allied military vessels:

Gibraltar squadron to receive two cutting-edge Fast Patrol Craft

A £9.9 million contract has been signed with Merseyside-based Marine Specialised Technology (MST) for two new boats to replace the Gibraltar Squadron Fast Patrol Craft.

Ministry of Defence

Defence Minister Jeremy Quin said:

These new vessels will enable the Royal Navy to maintain the security of British Gibraltar Territorial Waters and protect British, NATO and Allied ships transiting through the region.

This contract will also support highly skilled jobs across the UK which clearly demonstrates how national security and regional prosperity go hand in hand.

The two new boats will replace the Gibraltar Squadron Fast Patrol Craft, HMS Pursuer and Dasher: These two Archer-class vessels very recently took over from HMS SABRE and HMS SCIMITAR, the Scimitar Class vessels that had been in service in Gibraltar for 17 years: The vessels are being built at MST’s boatyard on Merseyside and has created 25 new jobs as well as sustaining 30 current jobs as part of the £9.9 million contract:

Mark Milsom, Project Manager for DE&S Boats Team, said:

There has been a British Armed Forces presence in Gibraltar for more than a hundred years and these boats will ensure we maintain an important capability to the Royal Navy and our armed forces, as well as playing a pivotal role in patrolling our coastline, protecting domestic waters and supporting maritime interests.

These boats will provide the Royal Navy Gibraltar Squadron with a modern, fast and effective capability for fulfilling their important role.

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Actions you need to take now to export goods to the EU from 1 January 2021.

The process for exporting goods to the EU will change. Businesses in Great Britain need to complete the following actions to continue exporting to EU countries from 1 January 2021.

Great Britain is England, Wales and Scotland. Guidance on moving goods into, out of and through Northern Ireland will be added to GOV.UK in the coming weeks.

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The British High Commission Maseru is inviting NGOs and established community-based organisations to bid for small grant funding of up to M100,000 for COVID-19 projects

The British High Commission Maseru is inviting NGOs and established community-based organisations to bid for small grant funding of up to M100,000 for COVID-19 projects:
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#AceFinanceDesk – China has applauded the resumption of trade relations between Afghanistan and Pakistan after land crossings between the two neighboring countries were opened following a temporary closure under the #COVID19 crisis

““China supports the extension of the China–Pakistan Economic Corridor to Afghanistan, which will bring more BRI (China’s Belt and Road Initiative) benefits to the Afghan people,” Chinese Foreign Ministry’s spokesperson Hua Chunying said in a media briefing on Thursday.”

Published: July.17: 2020: https://t.co/MDJxBOyH8y

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#AceFinanceDesk …… Negative U.S. interest rates could be the norm next year and all through to 2023 if fed funds futures are any indication. Or it could just be traders hedging their bets according to ReutersBiz

“Fed funds futures have implied negative rates next year on-and-off since May, when the contracts priced them for the first time. They flipped back to show positive rates, but over the past month, futures contracts at different points have again signaled negative rates as early as spring 2021.”

Published: July.16: 2020: https://t.co/aEAOcWQHkr

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#AceFinanceDesk …….. European passenger car sales slumped in June compared to a year ago but showed an improvement since May with the easing of #coronavirus lockdown measures across the region, industry data showed on Thursday ReutersBiz report

“In June, new car registrations dropped by 24.1% year-on-year to 1,131,843 vehicles in the European Union, Britain and the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) countries, statistics from the European Auto Industry Association (ACEA) showed.”

Published: July.16: 2020: https://t.co/ZmDGHT21hx

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#AceFinanceDesk …………..Nordic banks are the first in Europe to report second quarter earnings and so far have defied gloomy predictions, with Norway’s DNB also topping forecasts

““The bank’s credit quality remains good,” Handelsbanken said on Wednesday, adding loan losses in the quarter were the lowest in years. “Household lending, household deposits and corporate deposits continued to exhibit stable growth.””

ReutersBiz: Published: July.15: 2020: https://t.co/1E1LrZ69B8

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#AceFinanceDesk ………….Electric car maker Fisker will go public through a merger with a blank-check company backed by private equity firm Apollo Global Management Inc at a valuation of $2.9 billion, the companies said on Monday.

“Reuters reported last week that the special-purpose acquisition company, Spartan Energy Acquisition Corp (SPAQ_u.N), was leading a bidding war among blank-check companies for Fisker. A blank-check company is a shell company that raises money through an IPO to buy an operating company, typically within two years.”

Published: July.13: 2020: https://t.co/AzOiHPIIkk

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#AceFinanceDesk ………………Alphabet Inc’s Google on Monday said it would spend around $10 billion in India over the next five to seven years through equity investments and tie-ups, marking its biggest commitment to a key growth market.

“The investments will be done through a so-called digitisation fund, highlighting Google’s focus on the rapid pace of growth of apps and software platforms in India, one of the world’s biggest internet services markets.”

Published: July.13: 2020: https://t.co/0wNB66eOO7

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#AceFinanceDesk …………Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co (HPE.N) said on Monday it would buy Silver Peak, a California-based developer of tools to enhance the performance of wide area networks, for about $925 million in cash

Reuters reports …….”Silver Peak will be combined with HPE’s Aruba business unit, which makes Wi-Fi network gear, the company said.”

Published: July.13: 2020: https://t.co/6YLDOpm5bH

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