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JP2 Memorial Festival concert by the Chichester Singers

The first part of the JP2 Memorial Festival 2011 will come to an end this Sunday, the 29th May of 2011, with a Sacred Music Concert by the Chichester Singers of the UK. The Chichester Cathedral choir choir is made up of 78 singers and was founded more then 50 years ago. The Sacred Music [...]
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19th Century Souvenir Illustrations of the Ggantija Temples

Heritage Malta’s Gozo Area Office has inaugurated a new exhibition featuring drawings, water colours and engravings focusing on the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ggantija Temples. This exhibition, entitled 19th Century Souvenir Illustrations of the Ggantija Temples, is located within the Citadel, at the Gozo Area Exhibition Hall in Victoria, and it will be open [...]
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Gharb is local winner of European Destination of Excellence

The village of Gharb in Gozo is the local winner of the 5th edition of the European Destinations of Excellence (EDEN) Award. The Award, which is co-funded by the European Commission and the Malta Tourism Authority aims to promote sustainable tourism models in Europe while drawing attention to the values, diversity and common features of [...]
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Arriva launches information pack & customer care call centre

A guide featuring route, timetable, ticket and fare information to help passengers prepare for the new transport system was unveiled to the press today, ahead of being posted to all 160,000 households across Malta and Gozo from tomorrow, as Arriva puts the final preparations in place before starting operations on 3 July, 2011. Keith Bastow, [...]
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Project on ecological connectivity of the SE Sicily-Gozo

SIMBIOTIC is an environmental restoration project aiming at enhancing the ecological connectivity of the SE Sicily-Gozo transboundary migratory route through ecological restoration, improved area management, integrated environmental planning and policy and enhanced local environmental consciousness. Restoration interventions will be designed based on an assessment of local plant, animal and habitat components, an analysis of landscape [...]
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Government deficit improves in first four months of 2011

In the first four months this year, the shortfall between recurrent revenue and total expenditure of Central Government amounted to €141.8 million, down by €54.2 million compared to the corresponding period in 2010. In January-April 2011, recurrent revenue increased by €33.5 million, whereas total expenditure registered a decline of €20.7 million, resulting in an improvement [...]
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