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Visual & audio equipment for sites on Gozo and Comino

Din l-Art Helwa have announced that as part of the Assistance Schemes for projects by Local Councils, Administrative Committees and NGOs contributing towards the implementation of the Eco-Gozo Action Plan (2010 -2012, the Ministry for Gozo has approved a project to install interpretation panels and audio Visual equipment for heritage buildings in Gozo & Comino [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Nadur on Thursday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Nadur, Gozo, on Thursday, the 11th of August, between the hours of 8.00am and 3.00pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: TRIQ IL- BUSKETT, TRIQ IL- QIEGHA, TRIQ SAN BLAS, TRIQ SANT’ INDRIJA, TRIQ IT- TIGRIJA, TRIQ DUN GUZEPP [...]
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Riflessi Sajfin 2011 – A 3-hour festival of fun music & dance

Last Saturday, the OASI Foundation’s Primary Prevention Team in collaboration with The Malta Vodafone Foundation, held the 19th edition of the annual open-air festival Riflessi Sajfin, at the Menqa in Marsalforn, Gozo. The OASI Foundation stages Riflessi Sajfin with three clear aims. Primarily to promote local talent as an alternative leisure by providing for prospective [...]
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69th Anniversary Commemoration of Operation Pedestal

The 69th Anniversary Commemoration of Operation Pedestal a.k.a. The Santa Marija Convoy will be taking place this coming Friday, the 12th of August, at a new venue, the Barriera Wharf, Grand Harbour, Valletta, (next to Pixkerija) from 6.50pm until 8.10pm. The Apostleship of the Sea, based at the Emigrants Commission and under the directorship of [...]
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Gozo SPCA street collections taking place this weekend

The Gozo SPCA will be holding street collections this coming weekend (Friday to Monday). Volunteers will be out and about with collection tins in all the villages in Gozo including Victoria. Collections will also be taking place on the Gozo Channel ferries between Wednesday, the 25th and Tuesday, the 31st of August. Every year the [...]
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Visible trade gap widened by over €63 m in first half of 2011

Provisional data for international trade from the National Statistics Office show that in the first six months this year, the visible trade gap widened by €63.5 million to €603.1 million. This was due to increases in imports and exports of €433.6 million and €370.1 million respectively, when compared to the corresponding period in 2010. The [...]
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Restoration work being carried out on St Michael’s Bastion

Works are currently underway on the EU funded project which, by 2013, will see the restoration of the entire 1km perimeter of fortified walls that define the precincts of the Cittadella. MC Restauri of Italy and AF Ellis Home Decor in a joint venture, are executing the restoration of the St Michael’s Bastion. This project [...]
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The 9th of August 2011 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks August 9th 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. Frankie Cassar restoring the stone statue of San Gorg tal-Hagar. The 1925 statue, sculpted by Guze [...]
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‘Il-Pjazza tax-Xaghra Alive’ 2nd edition a great success

Last Friday the Xaghra Local Council organised the second edition of ‘Il-Pjazza tax-Xaghra Alive.’ This is a new initiative taken by the Council to promote the lively atmosphere of Xaghra square. The evenings entertainment got underway following the Solemn Concelebrated Mass at the Collegiate Basilica of the Nativity of Our Lady. This celebration commemorated the [...]
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