§ 21. Mr. Latham
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs whether he will make a statement on his meeting in December with the Chief Minister of Gibraltar, Sir Joshua Hassan.
§ Mr. Eggar
My right hon. and learned Friend and my right hon. and noble Friend met Sir Joshua Hassan, the Chief Minister of Gibraltar, for approximately an hour on 8 December. They discussed a number of issues relating to the economic development of Gibraltar. They also reviewed the progress of our discussions with Spain under the Brussels agreement and prepared the ground for the meeting with the Spanish Foreign Minister on 13 and 14 January.