Archive for » March 23rd, 2011«

A young Gozitan’s experience on EU-China Year of Youth

Agenzija Zghazagh will be celebrating the EU-China Year of Youth 2011 by means of a series of initiatives in line with the EU-China youth year objectives. The main objectives are to promote intercultural dialogue and strengthen mutual understanding and friendship between European and Chinese youth, encourage young people to care about and support the development [...]
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Consular help for all EU nationals when outside the EU

New measures will promote EU citizens’ right to consular protection when they are travelling or living outside the EU and when their own country is not represented locally. When in trouble abroad, the first port of call is usually your country’s consulate or embassy. But what if your country has no diplomatic representation in that [...]
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The Gozo Snooker Club takes part in Valletta tournament

The Gozo Billiards & Snooker Club, within the Leone Band Club, participated in the annual one-day tournament against players from the Anglo-Maltese League Club of Valletta, last Saturday, March the 9th, 2011. This annual tournament alternates venues between Malta and Gozo. The Gozitan seniors won the tournament after a decider frame, as the normal round [...]
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Manuscripts donated to the National Museum by Dr Ganado

Heritage Malta has said that it is is pleased to announce that Dr Albert Ganado kindly presented the National Museum of Fine Arts with his own original research manuscripts. This donation took place during a ceremony which was held at the National Museum of Fine Arts on the 23rd of March, during which Dr Ganado [...]
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BirdLife Malta launches its citizen activism campaign

As part of its campaign against illegal hunting, BirdLife Malta today called on the public to report, reject and reveal illegal hunting and trapping incidents during the spring migration period. “Malta’s citizens have the power to help the authorities protect Europe’s migratory birds,” said Nicholas Barbara, BirdLife Malta Conservation and Policy Officer. “Through this campaign [...]
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MIA sets the record straight on Malta Airport charges

Malta International Airport has said that comments made by Ryanair officials during a News Conference held this morning during which, certain allegations were made on the regulated fees charged at the airport. MIA went on to say say that “to set the record straight, the airport charges in Malta amount to an average of €19.89 [...]
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MEPA launches the water catchment management plan

The Malta Environment and Planning Authority (MEPA) and the Malta Resources Authority (MRA) have launched the Water Catchment Management Plan for the Maltese Islands. Following extensive public consultation, the document is Malta’s first ever integrated plan with clear objectives to manage and protect all waters, including coastal waters, ground waters and inland surface waters. MEPA’s [...]
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February’s unemployment figures up on previous month

Registered unemployed dropped by 892 to 6,960 in February when compared to the corresponding month last year, but rose by 163 over the previous month. In February, the number of persons registering for work in the Maltese Islands amounted to 6,960: 6,218 in Malta and 742 in Gozo. In the twelve months to February, both [...]
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MUMN warns on out of stocks items including uniforms

The Malta Union of Midwives and Nurses (MUMN) has said that the situation regarding the out of stock items within the Health Division has gone from bad to worse. The union said that the present situation is that the out of stock list items is not just limited to the essential drugs which the general [...]
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