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‘L’Umanita Velata’ Art exhibition at the Cittadella, Victoria

An exhibition by Mariella Crosio entitled ‘L’Umanita Velata’ opens this Saturday, the 2nd of July, at the Cittadella Art Centre for Culture & Arts, Cittadella, Victoria, Gozo. Mariella Crosio, is an accomplished and internationally acclaimed artist who was born in Turin, Italy in 1957, where the artist grew up and graduated in English Language and [...]
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Pro boxing comes to Malta – EBU Assembly inducts the MBC

Earlier this month, at the EBU General Meeting in Dublin, Ireland, the EBU Assembly voted that the Malta Boxing Commission (MBC) become affiliated to the European Boxing Union. This exciting announcement has paved the way for the development of professional boxing in the Republic, as well as opening the door for promoters to hold sanctioned [...]
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Malta has the lowest employment rate in EU at age 55-64

Employment rate for those aged 20 to 64 in the EU27 decreased to 68.6% in 2010 Full-time employees worked 40.4 hours a week on average The total employment rate for people in the EU27 aged 20 to 64, which is the age group targeted in the Europe 2020 strategy, rose steadily from 66.8% in 2002 [...]
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Minister for Gozo addresses Consuls Meeting in Malta

The Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono, addressed Maltese consuls at the Consuls Meeting organised by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, which recently took place at Le Meridien Hotel, St Julian’s- The Minister for Gozo spoke about the government’s vision for Gozo as an eco-island and the Ministry for Gozo’s action plan that aims to impliment [...]
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Malta has one of highest rises in electricity prices in EU

According to Eurostat, between the second half of 2009 and the second half of 2010, the highest increases in household electricity prices in national currency were registered in Lithuania (+31%), Cyprus (+23%), Greece (+17%) and Malta (+12%), and the largest decreases in the Netherlands (-8%), Luxembourg (-7%), Italy and the Czech Republic (both -4%). Expressed [...]
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Gozo Diocese solidarity with Christians of Libya & Honduras

Gozo Bishop, Mgr Mario Grech yesterday made a donation of €4,000 each to Bishop Sylvester Magro OFM, Apostolic Vicar of Benghazi and to the Apostolic Vicar of Tripoli, Bishop Giovanni Martinelli OFM. Bishop Grech said that the donations were made as an expression of the closeness that the Gozitan Catholic community felt with the Church [...]
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