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Ryan Mercieca elected on to JECI-MIEC European Board

GUG (Gozo University Group) together with JP2 Youths said that they would like to congratulate their President Ryan Mercieca, for being elected on the European executive board of JECI-MIEC (International Young Catholic Students – International Movement of Catholic Students). Mr Mercieca, 22, from Gozo is currently reading an MA in Islands and Small States. In [...]
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MMSA celebrates World Heart Day with free health tests

The Malta Medical Students’ Association (MMSA) is once again celebrating World Heart Day which is commemorated around the world on the 29th of September. World Heart Day is an annual global event which is taken as an opportunity to increase awareness about healthy living. Tomorrow, Sunday the 25th of September, MMSA medical students will be [...]
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Agenzija Appogg needs volunteers for 2 of its services

Agenzija Appogg requires volunteers to support two of its services, namely Supportline 179 and Programm Ulied Darna. Supportline 179 is a 24-hour free telephone service run by a team of professionally trained volunteers offered by Agenzija Appogg. It provides immediate, confidential support to callers of any age, who require assistance both in day-to-day and crisis [...]
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Rare eagle shot down – BirdLife appeals for information

BirdLife Malta is appealing for information on yesterday afternoon’s shooting of a rare Short-toed Eagle near the clock tower in Mtarfa. The NGO said that “the eagle was spotted flying low just before 7pm, searching for a place to roost for the night. As it flew over a copse of Pine trees a short distance [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Victoria on Monday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Victoria, Gozo, on Monday, the 26th of September, between the hours of 7.00am and 5.00pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: TRIQ IT- TMIENJA TA’ DICEMBRU, TRIQ GHAJN QATET, TRIQ IL- WIEHED U TLETIN TA’ MARZU 1979, TRIQ IL- [...]
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3 Environmental NGOs attacked in the space of a few days

The NGOs BirdLife Malta, Din l-Art Helwa, Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar (FAA), Friends of the Earth (Malta), Malta Organic Agriculture Movement (MOAM), Nature Trust (Malta) and Ramblers Association, have said that they are united in condemnation of the violent and cowardly acts that have taken place over the  are few days against members of several [...]
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Dr Ray Xerri is new president of the Gozo NGOs Association

At the 100th Council meeting of the Gozo NGOs Association founder-President Antoine Vassallo tendered his resignation because of new responsibilities. Dr Raymond Xerri was chosen by consensus as the new Association President The other officers are, Giovanni Zammit as Vice President, Carmel Camilleri as Secretary, Joe Camilleri as the Treasurer and Can Mario Cassar as [...]
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AD calls for Delimara extension to be run with gasoil

Alternattiva Demokratika . the Green Party, has this morning, appealed to government for the Delimara power station extension to be run on gasoil, rather than heavy fuel oil. AD also insisted on urgent investment in alternative and clean energy in the next budget. Carmel Cacopardo Spokesperson on Sustainable Development and Home Affairs said, “notwithstanding the [...]
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President of Malta to pay an official visit to San Lawrenz

The San Lawrenz Local Council has announced that the President of Malta, Dr George Abela, will be paying an official visit to the locality on Sunday, the 2nd of October. This will be President Abela’s first official visit in a Gozitan locality, The President will be accompanied on the visit by his wife. The council [...]
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SEPAC Folder issued on “Beautiful Corners of Europe 3?

MaltaPost said that for all Philatelists and Collectors, the folder “Beautiful Corners of Europe 3″ issued by SEPAC (Small European Postal Administration Cooperation) will be available for sale from all Post Offices in Malta and Gozo, the Mobile Van and from the MaltaPost p.l.c., Philatelic Bureau, 305, Triq Hal Qormi, Marsa MTP 1001 as from [...]
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