Archive for » April 11th, 2012«

Motorcycle Show & Get Together at ‘Seher il-Punent’ Gharb

The Gharb Local Gouncil will once again be organising the popular family festival ‘Seher il-Punent.’ This year, the sixth edition of the festival, will take place between the 27th and 29th of April, 2012. As part of the festival there will be a get together and exhibition for all motorcycle enthusiasts, which will be held [...]
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Funds presented to begin the Gozo Home Start Project

Ms Maria Attard of Dar Guzeppa Debono has been presented with the funding allocated by the Ministry for Gozo for the implementation of the Home Start Project in Gozo. Home-Start offers parent-to-parent support to parents who, for some reason or other, are finding it difficult to cope. Families who ask for this service are given [...]
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MaltaPost commemorates 70th anniversary of George Cross

To commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the award of the George Cross to Malta, MaltaPost will, on the 14th April 2012, issue a stamp that will be set within a miniature sheet. The miniature sheet bears a denomination of €4.16 and is a reproduction of a photograph of the ceremony where the George Cross was [...]
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MEPA resonse to St Julian’s residents fears over construction

The Malta Environment and Planning Authority has in a statement this afternoon referred to concerns being raised by the St Julian’s residents association about construction in St Julian’s. MEPA said that the residents association has stated that 9 major projects in St Julian’s are being planned, and that these 9 proposals should be put on [...]
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“Thankyou for my life” – Letter to the Gozo CCU Foundation

An open letter to Dame Carmen Bellamy of the Gozo CCU Foundation. “Thankyou for my life” “I was totally amazed of how much equipment your association has so generously provided for the Gozo Hospital. I was admitted with a serious heart condition not long ago. I received every comfort, with the state of the art [...]
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The Gozo SPCA would love to find a ‘forever’ home for Ivory

Ivory is a yellow female Labrador, about 18 months old and the Gozo SPCA Centre volunteers in Victoria said that she is a very beautiful dog, as you can see from her photograph. The Gozo SPCA spokesperson said that, “she was abandoned in Victoria on carnival weekend, along with her Mum; they were cold wet [...]
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New Pay As You Go customers can win an iPhone 4S with GO

GO Malta has announced that all its Pay As You GO new mobile subscribers who switch to GO, during the offer period, will be able to benefit from a €20 discount voucher on a mobile phone of their choice. Another – even offer gives all GO mobile Pay As You GO customers the opportunity to [...]
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‘Gorgi Taghna’ a theatrical extravaganza at Teatru Astra

As part of the St George’s Day celebrations in Gozo, the Ghaqda Armar Festa San Gorg will be staging ‘Gorgi Taghna,’ a theatrical extravaganza of drama, dance, music and lights, at the Teatru Astra in Victoria. ‘Gorgi Taghna’ is an original production about St George, illustrating different snapshots from the life of the Great Martyr [...]
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February’s industrial production down by 11.3% on 2011

Provisional seasonally adjusted data show that in February when compared to the corresponding period in 2011, the index of industrial production decreased by 11.3 per cent. The production of intermediate goods, capital goods and consumer goods went down by 20.8, 0.6 and 7.7 per cent respectively, while the production of energy rose by 7.4 per [...]
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Help needed to find missing German Pointer in Gozo

This much loved male German Pointer called George is missing in the Xaghra/Marsalforn area. George is white with brown patches and has a red collar. This is a video of George with his best friend Sophia, who is missing him very much. His owner Marija is desperately looking for him, so can you please help [...]
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AD calls for just and sustainable policy on the price of gas

Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party expressed its concern with the substantial increases in the price of gas cylinders, which are causing hardships to low and middle-income earners. Michael Briguglio, AD Chairperson and spokesperson for Economy and Finance, said, “AD believes that the state should have the main role in energy policy and energy provision. [...]
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EC approves funding for Oncology Centre in Mater Dei

The European Commission has approved support by the European Regional Development (ERDF) Fund for a major project to develop a specialised Oncology Centre, as an extension of the public general Mater Dei hospital in Msida, and is expected to benefit the entire island population. The project comes under the “Investing in Competitiveness for a Better [...]
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