Archive for » October 16th, 2011«

Charming memories of Xlendi in the 1930?s – Readers Letter

There is no one to be seen, just the gentle rippling of the water in this charming old photo of Xlendi on the Island of Gozo. How can you explain to our children how beautiful and simple Xlendi was. We built it up and ruined it for our greed. It is still beautiful but the [...]
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Fourth edition of the IOC Sport and Art Contest launched

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) in close coordination with its affiliated National Olympic Committees (NOC) members, including the Maltese Olympic Committee (MOC), has launched its fourth edition of the IOC Sport and Art Contest which had been incepted in year 2000. This event is held every four years and is part of the celebrations for [...]
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EP calls for VAT reforms to target fraud & help small firms

Prioritising a crackdown on fraud, granting NGOs and small firms, exemptions and reducing rates for “green” products are some of the key proposals in a resolution passed in the European Parliament (EP) on the future EU value added tax system. MEPs also called for a stronger role for the European Commission to push through more [...]
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BOV supports the ‘Heritage in Stone’ collective exhibition

Bank of Valletta is supporting a collection of works of art by various artists being exhibited at the Carmelite Priory in Mdina. ‘Heritage in Stone’ is providing the opportunity to 28 students of the Malta School of Arts, The Wistin Camilleri Gozo Centre and M.C.A.S.T Institute of Art & Design to showcase their artistic works. [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Xaghra and Ghajnsielem

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Xaghra and Ghajnsielem, Gozo, on Tuesday, the 18th of October, between the hours of 8.30am and 3.00pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Xaghra: TRIQ TA’ GORF. Ghajnsielem: TRIQ J.F. DE CHAMBRAY, TRIQ IL- FAWWARA, PJAZZA MADONNA TA’ LORETO [...]
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Nadur Council awarded €70,000 in funds through eco-Gozo

The Ministry for Gozo is financing a project which is being undertaken by the Nadur Local Council as part of the eco-Gozo scheme for Local Councils and Administrative Committees, launched by the Ministry for Gozo. A grant of € 70,000 has been approved under this scheme for the project proposed by the Nadur Local Council, [...]
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Cricket lessons by the Malta Cricket Association for Inspire

The Malta Cricket Association has for the second time this year started conducting lessons for Inspire at the Razzett tal Hbieberija. There are ten sessions in all and are on Mondays from 5:15 till 6:15pm. On Saturday the scheduled game against Mezica C.C had to be cancelled. Only four players were able to make the [...]
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Young people from Malta and Finland visit the Gozo SPCA

Young people from Malta and Finland who were participants of a Youth Exchange called ‘Snapshots,’ financed by the EU Youth in Action programme, recently visited the Gozo SPCA centre in Victoria. The group enjoyed a morning helping out with socialising puppies at the Centre. Whilst they were there the group gave a name to one [...]
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