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Cricket sessions available for local youth organisations

Last Saturday, the 12th of May 2011, the Malta Cricket Association, along with Mosta Girl Guides, held a session of cricket at Ta Qali to introduce local teenagers to the game. This session was also joined by the Qormi and St.Venera Girl Guides and the three groups practiced some skills as well as having had [...]
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Industrial production up 0.3% in euro area & 0.6% in EU27

In January 2011 compared with December 2010, seasonally adjusted industrial production grew by 0.3% in the euro area (EA17) and by 0.6% in the EU27. In December 2010 production rose by 0.3% and 0.2% respectively. In January 2011 compared with January 2010, industrial production grew by 6.6% in the euro area and by 6.8% in [...]
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OASI Foundation meet with UK and Lithuanian counterparts

Last Thursday, The OASI Foundation, in collaboration with Paragon Europe, hosted a meeting with a group of social work trainers and trainees from Lithuania and the United Kingdom. The meeting which was held within the premises of The OASI Foundation, was conducted by the OASI staff. The focus of the meeting was related to various [...]
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Community – A new collective art exhibition opens in Victoria

Frederick Azzopardi, Parliamentary Assistant within the Ministry for Gozo has inaugurated ‘Community’, a new collective art exhibition, which is being coordinated by Mr James Wilberforce. This exhibition is currently being held at the Cittadella Centre for Culture and the Arts in Victoria and will be open for viewing until Sunday the 3rd of April 2011.
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Government willing to risk spring hunting season – BLM

In reaction to an amendment made by the government to the spring hunting framework legislation (LN 221), BirdLife Malta has criticised the Office of the Prime Minister for further relaxing future spring hunting derogations. This amendment was made last Friday following the Letter of Formal Notice issued by the European Commission last October. The Commission [...]
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Outbound trips by residents up by 18% in January 2011

The number of outbound trips by residents during January 2011 totalled 20,518, up by 18.0 per cent when compared to the corresponding month last year. Outbound trips towards EU destinations accounted for 84 per cent of the total and amounted to 17,203. Trips towards EU countries advanced by 21 per cent over January 2010, while [...]
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Family Support Networks Special Olympics Malta workshop

A well-attended workshop on the difficulties experienced by persons with intellectual disabilities was recently held by Special Olympics Malta. The event was put together for the benefit of coaches, athletes and their families and was led by Tali Kornhauser, Vice-Chair Special Olympics Israel. Tali Kornhauser, herself a parent of an athlete with intellectual disability led [...]
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The March 15th edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks March 15th 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 Gozo Carnival 2011 Nadur launched its carnival activities on February 26 with a Mr King/Ms Queen [...]
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