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Chichester Singers conclude their tour of Gozo and Malta

Schola Cantorum Jubilate hosted the Chichester Singers from the UK. They were visiting Gozo as part of their tour to Malt and Gozo from the 27th to today, Tuesday, the 31st of May. The 70 choristers who were on tour, animated the 11am mass at the Basilica of Maria Bambina, Xaghra. They were under the [...]
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MRA approve higherJune price for LPG, propane unchanged

The Malta Resources Authourity (MRA) have approved new prices for Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) and Propane for June. LPG prices have seen an increase, while propane remains the same price as the previous month. The Authority said that distributors are obliged to sell LPG at the prices established by Liquigas (Malta) Ltd and or Easygas [...]
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Enemalta announces fuel price changes for tomorrow

Enemalta has announced further fuel price changes which will come into effect from tomorrow, Wednesday, June the 1st, 2011. Unleaded fuel has risen by 3 cents, however, diesel and kerosene has dropped by 4 cents. Enemalta said that these revisions reflect the prices paid for the on the latest shipments of imported fuel. Enemalta went [...]
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Parliamentary motion tabled to debate the Gozo Court

The Labour MP, Justyne Caruana, has this evening tabled a motion in Parliament to debate the situation of the Gozo Court. The motion that has been tabled states that those involved in the judiciary process in Gozo had always felt that the court’s way of operation needed changing. Due to the Gozo Court’s limitations, certain [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Qala and Zebbug Thursday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Qala and Zebbug, Gozo, on Thursday, the 2nd of June 2011, between the hours of 8.30am and 3.00pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: QALA: TRIQ IT- TMIENJA W GHOXRIN TA’ APRIL 1688, TRIQ IL- BELVEDER, PJAZZA L- ISQOF [...]
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Malta still clear of cases of diarrhoea caused by E. Coli

The government has said that on the 25 May 2011 an outbreak of E. Coli become apparent in northern Germany. Some isolated cases have now been identified in other EU countries. The main presenting features are bloody diarrhoea which in some instances has led to the development of serious complications resulting in infections and even [...]
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AD expects indroduction of divorce without manoeuvring

Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party (AD) said that members of parliament should respect the result of the referendum and avoid any manoeuvring as regards the introduction of divorce legislation. Michael Briguglio, AD Chairperson said that “the issue is simple. Over 53% of voters want the introduction of divorce in Malta. Parliamentarians, who did not [...]
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Lejlet Lapsi Notte Gozitana programme and tour details

This year’s fifth edition of the highly popular event Lejlet Lapsi Notte Gozitana, presented by the Ministry for Gozo, is being held this coming weekend, between Friday, 3 June, and Sunday, 5 June, 2011. As usual Lejlet Lapsi Notte Gozitana will provide added attractions besides those which Gozo normally offers visitors to the island at [...]
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Euro area unemployment rate at 9.9% EU27 at 9.4%

The euro area (EA17) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 9.9% in April 2011, unchanged compared with March. It was 10.2% in April 2010. The EU27 unemployment rate was 9.4% in April, compared with 9.5% in March. It was 9.7% in April 2010. Eurostat estimates that 22.547 million men and women in the EU27, of whom 15.529 [...]
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April inbound tourists up by 21.3% on same month last year

Tourstat data for April indicate that inbound tourists advanced by 21.3 per cent when compared to the corresponding month last year. Total nights spent during the same period increased by 6.0 per cent. Inbound tourists were estimated at 121,947, most of whom were holidaymakers, albeit a notable increase observed in those travelling for business purposes. [...]
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The 31st of May 2011 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks May 31st 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 annual campaign for a morally clean environment was launched on 13th May in the Marian [...]
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Gaulitanus Choir and Wooburn Singers in Lejlet Lapsi

The Gaulitanus Choir will have a two-fold involvement in this year’s edition of Lejlet Lapsi: Notte Gozitana. The choir will not only be giving a concert itself at Savina Church, Sabina Square, Victoria this Saturday, the 4th of June at 8.15pm, but will also be hosting a British choir for this occasion. The Wooburn Singers [...]
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Vodafone launches the latest Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1

Vodafone Malta has just added the Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 to the Maltese tablet landscape. With a 10.1 inch display it is only 0.33 inches thick, making it the thinnest tablet on the market today. It is powered by a dual-core NVIDIA Tegra 2 processor and boasts stereo speakers, practically unlimited entries and fields in [...]
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