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Spectacular Spectacular by Ghaqda Muzikali San Girgor

The Ghaqda Muzikali San Girgor of Kercem, Gozo is proudly presenting a unique wind band concert in one of the main theatres in Europe, Malta’s National Theatre, Teatru Manoel, Valletta. The event, which will be held on Sunday, the 20th of February, 2011, at 7.30pm, will be under the distinguished patronage of H.E. the President [...]
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Strong EU farm policy needed to deliver affordable food

To secure supplies of affordable food, the EU must have a strong farm policy that discourages food commodity speculation and helps more young farmers to start up, said Parliament on Tuesday. With worldwide demand growing and 16% of EU citizens below the poverty line, access to food is an increasingly important issue. The future common [...]
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Free Motorola 3G phone with Melita’s new Freedom Pack

Melita has said that subscribers who register for the new Melita Freedom Pack will now also benefit from a free Motorola VE538 3G handset. The Motorola VE538, which is available in white, is one of the latest 3G handsets on the local market and comes in a stylish, small and easy-to-use format with optional memory [...]
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The feast of the Conversion of Saint Paul at Marsalforn

The feast of the Conversion of Saint Paul celebrated in Marsalforn reaches its climax between Friday 21st and Tuesday 25th January 2011 according to the following schedule of events: Friday 22nd January: Last Day of Triduum. 5.30pm: Solemn Vespers. 6.00pm: Solemn Concelebrated Mass led by Rev. Archpriest Reuben Micallef with the participation of the Zebbug [...]
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EU LIFE Yelkouan Shearwater project sign vandalised again

The EU LIFE Yelkouan Shearwater (Progett Garnija) project sign at Rdum tal-Madonna (L-Ahrax tal-Mellieha) has been vandalised for the third time over the last four years, while illegal trapping activity and off-roading continue to cause damage at the EU protected Natura 2000 site. The EU LIFE project sign which was inaugurated by Prime Minister Lawrence [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Santa Lucija/Kercem

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Santa Lucija, Gozo, on Thursday, the 20th of January, 2011, between the hours of 8.00am and 3.30pm.. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Triq Bir Rix, Triq Santa Lucija, Pjazza Santa Lucija, Triq Qasam San Gorg, Triq L-Orkestra Tad-Dudi [...]
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Services sector turnover up but employment down in 2010

In the third quarter of 2010, turnover in the services sector stood at 113.1 points, up by 0.4 per cent when compared to the corresponding quarter of 2009. Increases were registered in retail trade (+1.2 per cent), transportation and storage (+2.0 per cent) and accommodation and food services activities (+4.1 per cent). A drop of [...]
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The January 18th 2011 edition of The Maltese Herald

This weeks 18th January 2011 edition of The Maltese Herald Gozo section is now available for download by clicking here Previous editions are also available by clicking on this link. The stories covered in this weeks issue are: 1. Janet Codrea, who works as a hotel reservations manager, in the Grand Hotel, Mgarr Gozo, was [...]
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Dorthese Ellis Foundation fund raising buffet dance in Xlendi

The Dorthese Ellis Foundation is once again holding its ever popular Fun Night at the Sea Shell Restaurant in Xlendi, on Friday, January the 28th. The evening starts at 7.30pm and will include a 4 course buffet with wine, music, dancing, prizes and bingo. All proceeds will go towards providing equipment for the Gozo General [...]
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