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Hair & Beauty Weekend for Gozo Puttinu Cares Foundation

The Gozo Puttini Cares Foundation is appealing to all those in Gozo that work in the field of hair and beauty on the island to participate in Gozo Hair & Beauty Week in support of the Foundation, which will be taking place during the course of the weekend of the 13th to 15th of April. [...]
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Gozo Minister refutes Dr Refalo’s comments on budget cuts

In a statement issued this evening the Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono resonded to the opposition spokesperson, Dr Anton Refalo, over his comments on the budget cuts for Gozo. The Minister said that “the Gozo Ministry budget had in fact been increased by €2.3 million on the figure for last year and that every year [...]
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Gozo budget cuts to impact on work, elderly & tourism – PL

The Labour Party Spokesman for Gozo, Dr Anton Refalo has said today that the changes in the budget for the Ministry for Gozo would have a direct impact on work, the elderly and tourism in Gozo. Dr Refalo commented that Gozo’s elderly population “has been ignored by the present administration, with no residential home for [...]
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‘My life with books’ – A book conservator’s perspective

As part of the series of monthly talks held at Din l-Art Helwa, on Thursday, the 12th of April, Theresa Zammit Lupi will deliver a talk on the meaning and purpose of the book as seen through the eyes of a book conservator. She will present the historical, technical and aesthetic values of the book [...]
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Agreement reached on new roaming rules for EU networks

The European Council and the European Parliament have paved the way for the adoption of the draft regulation on roaming on public mobile communications networks within the EU. The objective is to establish a common approach to ensure that users of public mobile communication networks do not pay excessive prices for Union-wide roaming services when [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Xaghra on Friday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Xaghra on Friday, the 30th of March, between the hours of 8.30am to 2.30pm. The following areas will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: TRIQ GHAJN QAMAR, TRIQ L- GHONQA, TRIQ PATRI MATTEW SULTANA, TRIQ IT- TIGRIJA and TRIQ TA’ VESTRU.
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Rural funding call for the promotion of Gozo produce

The Gozo Action Group Foundation under the Ministry for Resources and Rural Affairs announced that the same LAG under the LEADER Programme launched another different call for Measure 410 – Action 411.1 of the Rural Development Programme for Malta (2007-2013). The scope of this Measure 410 – Action 411.1 – Promotion of Gozo Produce is [...]
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BOV issues a Visa Olympic Games themed credit card design

Bank of Valletta has launched a new design for its Visa Classic credit card promoting the association between Visa and the London 2012 Olympic Games. All customers who apply and qualify for a new Visa Classic Card issued by BOV will have the opportunity to receive one of these newly designed cards that features the [...]
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‘Open House’ over next weekend at Santa Cecilia Chapel

Wirt Ghawdex are organising an ‘Open House’ at Santa Cecilia Chapel in Ghajnsielem next weekend, Saturday, the 31st of March and Sunday, the 1st of April. The opening hours will be between 10am and 2pm The extensive restoration work was completed recently and the inauguration of the chapel took place on Saturday the 24th of [...]
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February’s producer price index to total industry rose 0.8%

Provisional data indicate that the industrial producer price index in February went up by 0.8 per cent when compared to the previous month. In February, the producer price index for total industry went up by 0.8 per cent. This resulted in an increase of 1.5 per cent in intermediate goods, and a rise of 0.2 [...]
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