Archive for » September 17th, 2011«

Pope John Paul II vestment display at the Citadella Centre

JP2 Foundation have announced tonight that the Pope John Paul II vestment will be on display on Sunday the 18th of September 2011 at the main entrance of St. John’s Hall within the Citadella Cultural Centre for Culture and the Arts, Triq il-Fossos, which is situated next door to the Gozo Cathedral. This papal vestment [...]
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Ministry for Gozo grants €70,000 for relaunch of Let’s Gozo

The Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono, has announced that €70,000 has been given as a grant to the Gozo Tourism Association (GTA) to cover part of the printing costs of Let’s Gozo’s second edition. In a statement this evening, Gozo Minister, Giovanna Debono, said that the publication, will be printed every two months, starting this [...]
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Urgent public warning issued over 1ml insulin syringes

The Technical Regulations Division within the Malta Competition & Consumer Affairs Authority (MCCAA), in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, the Elderly & Community Care, wishes to inform the public of an immediate and urgent recall concerning 1ml (100 unit) disposable insulin syringes, batch number 20110120, manufactured by Anhui Tiankang Medical Products Co Ltd. These [...]
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Government taking advice on Gozo chemotherapy service

The Ministry for Gozo said this evening in response to the statement from the MUMN that “the possibility of offering chemotherapy services in Gozo has been discussed between both the Ministry for Gozo and the Ministry for Health, the Elderly and Community Care long before the MUMN’s original request.” The statement continued that, “this, however, [...]
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Midge & Elliott, waiting at the Gozo SPCA for new homes

The Gozo SPCA rehoming centre in Victoria, are caring for these two young dogs, Midge, shown in the top photo and Elliott seen below. They were found abandoned in a cardboard box in Apil this year, outside the bocca club in Sannat along with four other puppies, one, Rufus, has since been rehomed, but sadly [...]
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EU27 surplus in trade of goods with South Africa growing

After EU27 trade in goods with South Africa dropped in 2009, both exports and imports showed a renewed growth in 2010. The value of EU27 exports to South Africa increased by one third and reached a peak of 21.4 billion euro in 2010, while imports rose by 20% to 17.9 bn, still not reaching the [...]
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Ministry keeps studying as Gozitans keep suffering – MUMN

Although two months have elapsed from MUMN’s appeal to relieve the pain and suffering for the Gozitan citizens who are travelling to Boffa Hospital to receive chemotherapy, the Ministry of Gozo press statement issued on the 5th of September 2011 declared that the Ministry is still studying about such a service. Such a statement gives [...]
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The Friends of the Sick and Elderly Charity Sale next week

The Friends of the Sick and Elderly is organising its first charity sale of the Autumn next Sunday, the 25th of September, at the football ground, adjacent to the main parking area in Victoria, Gozo, from 8am to 1pm. A donation of €10 for sellers is requested. Everyone is invited to take along any unwanted [...]
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50 countries Celebrating European Heritage Days

European Heritage Days is the main cultural event of the autumn. Millions of sites and monuments will open their doors across 50 countries, giving Europeans a rare opportunity to appreciate and celebrate their common heritage. Malta has no details listed with the EU to participate in the event. Throughout this period people will be able [...]
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Establishments serving food & drink must display prices

The Malta Resources Authority for Competition and Consumer Affairs (MCCAA) and Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) has today issued a warning to owners of kiosks and snack bars, that it is their legal obligation to prominently and clearly display the prices of food or drink, including snacks, that they are offering for sale. This obligation the [...]
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