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MCAST students’ do voluntary work in locations around Gozo

Students attending the Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology, MCAST, Gozo, this morning held their annual voluntary day in many various locations around Gozo. Wirt Ghawdex was again included in their activities and over 50 students volunteered to do maintenance work at two of its heritage sites. Some of the students were assigned to [...]
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EU education report shows some targets still to be achieved

EU countries have improved their education systems in key areas over the past decade but they have achieved only one out of five benchmarks set for 2010, the European Commission’s new progress report on education and training reveals today. The EU has succeeded in its target to increase the number of maths, science and technology [...]
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MBA advises banks will be closed for business this Monday

The Malta Bankers’ Association would like to remind the public that as this coming Monday, the 25th April of 2011, has been declared a Bank Holiday, the banks will be closed for business on that day.
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MFF Big Game National Tournament in aid of Puttinu Cares

The Malta Fishing Forum (MFF) is once again organising its annual fishing/trolling competition, but unlike past editions, it has decided to step up efforts by upgrading the event’s size. This year the Malta Fishing Forum has teamed up with the Federation Sajjieda Dilettanti Maltin. To mark this year’s first ever Oris Big Game National Tournament, [...]
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Xaghral Council celebrates anniversary of parish foundation

The Xaghra Local Council will be organising various activities to commemorate the 323rd Anniversary of the Xaghra Parish Foundation. The date of this anniversary is Thursday, the 28th of April 2011. The parish was established through the decree Cum in Prima signed by Bishop Davide Cocco Palmeri. The church which served as the first parish [...]
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Stock of licensed vehicles at almost 306,000 in 1st quarter

As at the end of the first quarter, the stock of licensed motor vehicles stood at 305,771. Of these, 76.7 per cent were private vehicles, while commercial vehicles accounted for 15.6 per cent. New licences New licences issued during in the period under review amounted to 4,476. Private vehicles accounted for 3,660 new licences, or [...]
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Electoral Register published in the Government Gazette

The Electoral Commission has said that a revised Electoral Register for General Elections and for Local Councils as well as the European Union Electoral Register have been published in the Government Gazette of the 15th April, 2011. Any person who had the necessary qualifications to be registered as a voter in accordance with the provisions [...]
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Exhibition in celebration of the Beatification of John Paul II

The Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono, attended the inuaguration of the exhibition, Gwanni Pawlu II; il-Papa li seraq il-Qlub, organised by the Bishop’s Seminary in Victoria.. H.L. Mgr. Mario Grech, Bishop of Gozo presided and Mr Anton Tabone also attended. This exhibition is being held on the occasion of the Beatification of John Paul II [...]
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The April 19th 2011 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks April 19th 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. The Passion play L-Imsallab fi Triqatna (The Crucified in Our Streets) by L-Ghaqda Dilettanti Gimgha l-Kbira [...]
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