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Art works selection by Gozo College Primary School students

Heritage Malta is organising an exhibition as part of the Journeys of Discovery (2nd edition). It is a Selection of Art Works by Gozo College Primary Schools. The exhibition will consist of artworks as drawings, paintings and sculptures by Gozo College Primary Students inspired by the collection at the Folklore Museum. It will be held [...]
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Central Bank of Malta publishes its 2012 Coin Programme

The Central Bank of Malta has published its 2012 Coin Programme listing the new coins to be issued during the year. Coins which have already been issued are also referred to in the programme. Details of the programme are as follows: • A €2 commemorative coin celebrating “Ten years of the euro” to be issued [...]
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Delivery of voting documents underway for local elections

The Electoral Commission notifies that Police Officers have today started delivering the voting documents pertaining to the Local Councils’ Elections due on Saturday, 10th March, 2012. Delivery is carried out at the voter’s registered address as shown in the last publication of the electoral register, namely, that of October, 2011. This delivery to households will [...]
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Natalia Grima is Malta’s winner in Young Translators’ Contest

The names of the 27 winners of the European Commission’s annual Young Translators’ Contest, known as ‘Juvenes Translatores,’ are published today. A winner for each EU country was selected from among more than 3 000 secondary school pupils in total who sat the contest in November 2011. The number of entrants was up by more [...]
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Gozo Channel’s largest vessel M.V. Malita back in service

Gozo Channel’s largest vessel, the M.V.Malita will return back to service this coming Sunday, the 5th of February 2012 after completing extensive refurbishment and maintenance works, which were spread over a five week period. The refurbishment works touched on various public areas, including th cafeteria, lounge, lobby and restrooms while the marine maintenance works included [...]
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HSBC Contact Centre to hold a recruitment day in Gozo

The HSBC Contact Centre in Swatar, which exclusively services UK customers, is holding a recruitment day in Gozo next Saturday the 11th of February. Human Resources personnel from the HSBC Contact Centre, which is part of the UK business, will be present to answer queries from potential applicants wishing to join the dynamic organisation in [...]
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Accidents at work down by 8.8% in fourth quarter of 2011

Claims in respect of non-fatal accidents at work decreased by 8.8 per cent in the fourth quarter last year when compared to the corresponding period in 2010. No fatal accidents at work were reported. Administrative records held at the Department of Social Security indicate that 682 persons had an accident during the course of their [...]
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Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jersalem

The Grand Magisterium of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulchre of Jerusalem recently announced that it has sanctioned the appointment of H.E. Comm. Eric Fenech Pace KCHS, as Lieutenant of the Maltese Lieutenancy of the said Noble Order. Fenech Pace succeeds Comm. Victor Licari KGCHS, who has now been conferred with the rare accolade [...]
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World War II Anti Aircraft Gun displayed at Fort Rinella

A World War II 3.7inch Heavy Anti-Aircraft Gun has been acquired by Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna through financial assistance received from Bank of Valletta. The gun will be put on display at Fort Rinella in Kalkara along with other examples of historic artillery that once formed the defensive armament of the Island. The 3.7-Inch Anti-Aircraft gun [...]
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Industrial producer prices down 0.2% in euro area & EU27

In December 2011, compared with November 2011, the industrial producer price index fell by 0.2% in both the euro area (EA17) and the EU27. In November prices increased by 0.2% and 0.4% respectively. In December 2011 compared with December 2010, industrial producer prices gained 4.3% in the euro area and 4.9% in the EU27. The [...]
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