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Chorus Urbanus to participate in Bormla Ecumenical Service

The Rev. Collegiate chapter of Cospicua and the Faculty of Theology, University of Malta in collaboration with the Mediterranean Institute, the Diocesan Ecumenical Commission, the Anna Lindh Foundation and Chorus Urbanus will be holding a special ecumenical service Building Bridges: A Witness to be borne jointly, presided over by Metropolitan Seraphim El-Suriany of the Coptic [...]
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A full week for Marsa playing both Ram C.C. & Baerum C.C

Another week full of cricket for the Marsa C.C team. New touring team Ram C.C played a three game series while a fourth game was played against Baerum C.C. On Thursday the first game was played in which the home team batted first in the twenty over game. A fantastic innings by Joy Ghoseroy of [...]
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Animal product labelling to be used on clothing sold in EU

EU Parliament and Council negotiators recently reached a compromise deal on a new EU regulation on textile labelling. Parliament ensured that any use of animal-derived materials will be stated on garment labels. The Council also agreed to ask the Commission to do an assessment report, by 2013, on a possible origin labelling scheme. This report [...]
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Two more rare jellyfish species reported in Maltese waters

The Spot the Jellyfish team, based at the Malta Operational Centre of the International Ocean Institute at the University of Malta, was recently alerted of the presence of another new uncommon jellyfish species which are being reported in Maltese waters for the first time. One of the species in question is the moon or saucer [...]
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Vodafone employees contribute to 3 charity organisations

In their annual initiative of solidarity, employees from Vodafone Malta have contributed over €9,000 to three organisations of their choice. Through the Vodafone Employee Contribution for Charity Scheme, employees make a monthly donation that is taken directly from their salary. The choice of organisations for this year are Inspire, Caritas and Dar tal-Providenza. “Our commitment [...]
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Gozo walk in aid of the Breast Care Support Group

The Breast Care Support Group Europa Donna Malta is organising a breast cancer awareness walk in Gozo next Saturday, the 30th of April. The Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono, will be taking part in the walk, to which everyone is warmly invited to participate. It will start from Pjazza Savina in Victoria at 5.30pm and [...]
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Dr Simone Borg appointed ambassador for Climate Change

Dr Simone Borg is appointed to the office of ambassador for Climate Change. Presently, Dr Borg is the Head of Department of the Environmental law and Resources law within the Faculty of Laws at the University of Malta, where she is a resident full time academic. Dr Borg has a vast experience in Climate Change [...]
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The Friends of the Sick and Elderly charity sale next Sunday

The Friends of the Sick and Elderly are organising a charity sale next Sunday, the 1st of May, at the football ground, adjacent to the main parking area in Victoria, Gozo, from 8am to 1pm. Everyone is invited to take along any unwanted items, bric a brac etc and turn them into cash. The Friends [...]
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A very Happy Easter to all our readers from GozoNews.com

The Gozo News team would like to wish all our readers a very Happy Easter. We would also like to thank all of our contributors for their highly valued input. We look forward to your continuing support and contributions throughout the coming year.
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