Archive for » March 26th, 2012«

Natalia Grima to be awarded the EU’s young translator pize

Androulla Vassiliou, European Commissioner for Education, Culture, Multilingualism and Youth, will present trophies to the winners of this year’s Young Translators’ (Juvenes Translatores) Contest, organised by the European Commission. Twenty-seven secondary school students, including Malta’s Natalia Grima (EN-MT), of De La Salle College, Birguone, from each Member State, have been invited to Brussels to receive [...]
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Donations of any unwanted items needed by the Gozo SPCA

The Gozo SPCA have said that they would like to thank everyone who turned up to the charity fair/open day yesterday morning in Victoria, helping them to raise just over € 1,000 for the dogs and cats. However, they have now have nearly run out of items to sell at the next charity fair at [...]
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Malta had highest increase in e-skills graduates in the EU

On the occasion of the e-skills week, which will take place from 26-30 March 2012, Eurostat has published data on university graduates in computing and computer skills of individuals. The highest increases were registered in Malta (1.9% of all graduates in 2005 to 5.6% in 2009) and Hungary (2.0% to 3.4%), and the largest decreases [...]
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Gozo Film Club presents the movie ‘The Secret of the Grain’

The Gozo Film Club, with the help of various foreign Embassies and Cultural Centres, have been able to bring to Gozo some of the fantastic movies that the world has to offer. All movies are projected in their original language, but with English subtitles. The Gozo Film Club would like to invite everyone to the [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Gharb on Wednesday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Gharb on Wednesday, the 28th of March, between the hours of 8.30am to 2.30pm. The following areas will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: TRIQ ALBERT W. KETELBY, TRIQ FELIC GRECH, TRIQ TUMAS CASSAR, TRIQ KARMNI GRIMA and TRIQ L- ARCIPRIET GAMRI CAMILLERI.
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Gozitan altar servers & vocation groups members sports day

Last Monday, the 19th of March, the liturgical feast of St Joseph, the seminarians of the diocese of Gozo together with the collaboration of Pastoral Vocations Director for Gozo organised a Sports Day for the altar servers and members of the Vocations’ groups of the diocese. The aim of this activity was so that the [...]
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APS Bank opens the ‘Green’ Photography Exhibition in Malta

APS Bank has opened the photographic exhibition ‘Green’, showcasing the winning entries to the 2011 competition. Participation was very encouraging with 98 photographers submitting over 250 prints. The Photography Competition invited participants to depict anything that is green, whether the colour in itself or any of the various connotations that the word has. This was [...]
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Survey figures show employment rose slightly in Q4 of 2011

Labour Force Survey figures for the fourth quarter last year indicate that employment went up by two percentage points when compared to the corresponding quarter of 2010. The number of employed persons was estimated at 167,627, or 47 per cent of the total number of persons aged 15 and over. The number of unemployed persons [...]
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