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What is Art? – Talk by Prof Joe Friggieri at Circolo Gozitano

Professor Joe Friggieri will be giving a talk at the Circolo Gozitano premises in Victoria. The Professor will examine some of the major theories that have been offered as possible answers to the question raised in the title of his talk. Given the different kinds of objects and activities that have claimed artistic status across [...]
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San Lawrenz Mayor presents Integral Maritime Policy report

Last Thursday, the Committee of the Regions unanimously approved a report prepared by the Mayor of San Lawrenz, Noel Formosa, regarding the Integral Maritime Policy. The role of the Committee of the Regions within the European Union is to give its views of the Regions and Local Councils of the member states on policies being [...]
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Two And A Half Men VIII showing on GO stars channel

GO has announced that it’s tv viewers will soon get a chance to enjoy Two And A Half Men VIII, the number one comedy series on television for the past five seasons. The Emmy® Award-nominated series, Two And A Half Men VIII, will air at prime time Tuesdays (8:30- 9:00pm) on GO stars (Channel 150 [...]
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Malta has largest increase in producer price index in EU

In December 2010 compared with November 2010, the industrial producer price index rose by 0.8% in the euro area (EA16) and by 1.1% in the EU27. In November 2010, prices increased by 0.3% and 0.5% respectively. In December 2010 compared with December 2009, industrial producer prices gained 5.3% in the euro area and 5.9% in [...]
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Malta classed as a moderate innovator within Europe

The EU is failing to close the innovation performance gap with its main international competitors: the US and Japan. Although the trends in most EU Member States are promising despite the economic crisis, progress is not fast enough. While the EU still maintains a clear lead over the emerging economies of India and Russia, Brazil [...]
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Government expenditure stood at over €2.5 m in 2009

In 2009, expenditure on Social Protection made up more than 34 per cent of total General Government expenditure, followed by expenditure on General Public Services, Health and Education. Total General Government expenditure for 2009 stood at €2,525.5 million, down by €47.3 million compared to the previous year. This was triggered by a decline in Economic [...]
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Public health shortages causing unceccesary hardships – AD

Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party referred to the situation regarding opening times of local health centres, which is causing unecessary hardships on particular persons with urgent problems. Nighat Urpani, AD spokesperson for social protection and health said, “As things stand, apart from Mater Dei hospital, various health centres are closed at various times including [...]
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