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Scheduled power suspensions in Nadur and Kercem

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Nadur and Kercem, Gozo, on Thursday, the 5th of May, 2011, between the hours of 8.30am and 3.00pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Nadur: Triq San Blas and Triq wied ir-Rihan. Kercem: Triq Ghajn Tuta, Triq Petri and [...]
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New strategy by EC to halt biodiversity loss within 10 years

The European Commission today presented a new strategy to protect and improve the state of Europe’s biodiversity over the next decade. The strategy includes six targets which address the main drivers of biodiversity loss, and which will reduce the main pressures on nature and ecosystem services in the EU by anchoring biodiversity objectives in key [...]
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Violin recital at Christ the King’s Church Xaghra on Thursday

This coming Thursday, the 5th of May 2011, the Gaulitanus Choir in collaboration with the Xaghra Local Council will present a Violin Recital featuring renowned Italian violinist Andrea Scaramella who will be in Malta for this occasion. Born in Vicenza, Andrea studied at the Conservatory of his hometown with Sonig Tchakerian and Enrico Balboni, graduating [...]
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Euro area household saving down 13.4% & 11.3% in EU27

In the fourth quarter of 2010, in both the euro area (EA16) and the EU27, the household saving rate continued to decrease, while the household investment rate remained almost stable at low levels. In the euro area, household disposable income fell by 0.1% in real terms, after an increase of 0.1% in the previous quarter. [...]
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Luke remains most popular name for boys and Elena for girls

A total of 3,999 live births were registered in 2010, a decrease of 3.5 per cent over 2009, of whom 51.3 per cent were boys. Luke retained its top spot as1st Gozitan on national executive of Malta Bands Association the most popular boys’ name in 2010, while Elena rose to become the number one girls’ [...]
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The May 3rd 2011 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks May 3rd 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 storiy covered in this weeks issue is: Traditional Lenten Exhibitions. The traditional Lenten exhibitions were held all over Gozo. The exhibitions included a number [...]
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Devotional Wednesdays for the Assumption of Our Lady

Tomorrow, Wednesday, the 4th of May, the National Shrine of Our Lady ‘Ta’ Pinu’ starts the fifteen traditional Wednesdays in spiritual preparation for the Solemnity of the Assumption of Our Lady. The programme of activities will be as follows: The Sanctuary opens its doors at 4.30am. 5.00am, 6.00am, 7.00am, 8.30am and 9.00am: Holy Masses. Between [...]
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