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Gozo designers feature in Malta Crafts Council Awards

Gozo-based designer/makers, Jackie Roberts and Rachel Robinson, have been awarded runner-up prizes in the Malta Crafts Council and Ministry of Finance, Economy and Investment ‘Premju Gieh l-Artigjanat 2010.’ This is the first time the competition was organised to reward those institutions, businesses and individuals who have promoted Maltese crafts and to recognise individuals for their [...]
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Schola Cantorum to participate in the ‘Worker of the Year’

Schola Cantorum Jubilate has been invited by the Parliamentary Secretary, Dr Chris Said, to participate at the opening of a conference entitiled, ‘Worker of the Year.’ The opening of the conference will include speeches for the occasion and a short recital by the choir. The soirée starts at 7.30pm at the Grand Hotel in Mgarr, [...]
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Hunters found guilty of threatening CABS volunteer at Mizieb

Two hunters have been found guilty at the law courts of threatening CABS volunteer, 26 year old Fiona Burrows from Nottingham, and breaching the peace at Mizieb last September. Both were conditionally discharged for 18 months and ordered not to approach Ms Burrows for a set period of time subject to a fine. The two [...]
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The National Youth Council launch their new Logo

The National Youth Council (KNZ) launched their new logo in an activity held last Saturday at the KSU Common Room. The winning Logo was selected through a Logo Competition organised by the KNZ as part of the rebranding process, launched during last October. Mr. Edward Said, President, said that the KNZ have been working on [...]
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Enhancing the visitor experience at Ggantija Temples

Heritage Malta has announced that it has published the tender for the construction, finishing and landscaping works in relation to ‘Enhancing the visitor experience at the Ggantija Heritage Park – World Heritage Site’, to service the 180,000 annual visitors to Ggantija, considered to be the world’s oldest freestanding building.The scheme for the project, by Perit [...]
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December arrivals in accommodation up 14.1% on last year

Total arrivals in collective accommodation establishments during December, were estimated at 74,926, up by 14.1 per cent when compared to the corresponding month in 2009. Total nights spent increased by 6.4 per cent to 335,229. During the last month of 2010, non-resident arrivals stood at 57,937, whereas non-resident nights amounted to 302,849. The average length [...]
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PM must demand urgent meeting of UN Security Council – AD

Alternattiva Demokratika is calling for Prime Minister Lawrence Gonzi to demand an urgent meeting of the UN Security Council. Prof. Arnold Cassola, Alternattiva Demokratika Spokesperson on EU and International Affairs, said, “In view of the horrendous escalation of events in Libya, with Gaddafi having ordered his air force to bombard the civil population, we are [...]
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The February 22nd edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks 22nd February 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 story covered in this weeks issue is: The Feast of Don Bosco The Feast of Don Bosco, patron saint of children and youths was [...]
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Inauguration held of ‘Fantasy in Yarn’ exhibition in Victoria

The Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono, recently inaugurated ‘Fantasy In Yarn,’ an exhibition of traditional and modern art in weaving and macramé mounted by Alda Bugeja, at the Banca Giuratale, Victoria. The exhibition will open daily until Sunday, the 6th March. Entrance is free and the opening hours are weekdays, 8.00am until 4.00pm and weekends, [...]
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