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Reconstruction of rubble walls on roads around Xaghra

More than one kilometer of rubble walls are being reconstructed around Xaghra as part of the scheme launched by the Ministry for Gozo in aid of Local Councils and Administrative Committees Gozo. This scheme is financed by funds allocated by the Government in accomplishing the 2010-2012 action plan linked to the implementation of the eco-Gozo [...]
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The President of Malta pays a visit to Radju Katidral Gozo

On Monday, the 15th of August, 2011, feast day of Santa Marija, Radju Katidral received an official visit bu H.E. Dr George Abela, President of Malta. This was the first ever visit by the nation’s head-of-state to the Gozitan Community Radio Station.During his short message to the station’s listeners, as well as the station’s team [...]
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Government announces dates for the autumn huting season

The Government has today issed the dates for the start of the 2011 autumn hunting season. It will start on the 1st of September and close on the January the 31st 2012. The dates have been made through the recommendations of the Ornis Committee. Hunting will be allowed from two hours before dawn until two [...]
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Proposals issued for coastal sea defences in Marsalforn

The Marine Section and Storm Water Control Unit of the Ministry for Resources and Rural Affairs have sent in a report to MEPA for the proposed development of coastal defences against wave incidence on shore for Marsalforn Bay including: beach nourishment; construction of groin; upgrade of storm water channel and construction of submerged breakwater, at [...]
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Estimates show GDP in Euro area & EU27 up in 2nd quarter

Flash estimate for the second quarter of 2011 Euro area and EU27 GDP up by 0.2% +1.7% in both zones compared with the second quarter of 2010 GDP increased by 0.2% in both the euro area (EA17) and the EU27 during the second quarter of 2011, compared with the previous quarter, according to flash estimates [...]
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Medicines Authority launches new SMS notification services

The Medicines Authority has launched a new service through which medical practitioners, dentists, pharmacists and health care professionals can recieve SMS notifications with the latest information on medicinal products. The service is available free of charge for product recalls and when a Medicines Authority Circular is issued. Product Recall Notifications: Where a defect of a [...]
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ERRC Blood Drive event being held on Sunday in Marsalforn

The Emergency Response and Rescue Corps (ERRC), together with Marsalforn Chatholic Community are organising a Blood Drive, which will be the third time it has been held and is now an annual event held at Hotel Calypso in Marsalforn. The blood drive will take place this coming Sunday, the 21st August from 8.30am till 1.30pm. [...]
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June surplus for external trade in Euro area & deficit in EU27

The first estimate for euro area (EA17) trade with the rest of the world in June 2011 gave a 0.9 bn euro surplus, compared with +0.7 bn euro in June 2010. The May 2011 balance was +0.2 bn, compared with -4.9 bn in May 2010. In June 2011 compared with May 2011, seasonally adjusted exports [...]
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The 16th of August 2011 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks August 16th 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 Gozo diocese held a Marian manifestation in Marsalforn for a clean moral environment. The function [...]
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Delegation from Ghajnsielem visits areas around Palestine

The Bethlehem f’Ghajnsielem event which is now entering its 4th year, led to the start of a close relationship between the community of Ghajnsielem and Palestine. Last year, Dr Joe Mifsud, a Middle-East expert who also owns a residence in Ghajnsielem, visited Bethlehem Mayor Victor Batarseh. During that meeting, Dr Mifsud presented a copy of [...]
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