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Mayor of Chiclana's official visit to Gibraltar

José María Román with the chief minister
José María Román with the chief minister / SUR
  • José María Román, the mayor of Chiclana, paid an official visit to discuss the possibilities of cooperation between Gibraltar and his municipality

José María Román, the mayor of Chiclana, paid an official visit to chief minister Fabian Picardo on Wednesday, to discuss the possibilities of cooperation between Gibraltar and his municipality. Román is reportedly most interested in the prospects for collaboration in the areas of tourism and air communications.

Following a private meeting, the two men appeared at a press conference before going on to a working lunch.

At the press conference, Picardo stressed that it is essential for Gibraltar to shape and cultivate relationships such as this during the Brexit process, and that as well as a meeting between industry representatives in the near future, he will be paying a reciprocal visit to Chiclana.