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Prof Joe Friggieri appointed Pro Rector for the Gozo Campus

Professor Joe Friggieri was appointed Pro Rector for the Gozo Campus at a Council meeting held earlier today. The appointment is part of the overall plan to develop the Gozo Campus into a fully-fledged and vibrant campus of the University of Malta. The University said in a statement that “the University intends to offer a [...]
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EC asks Malta to comply with legislation on fluorinated gases

The European Commission is asking Italy and Malta to comply with EU rules on fluorinated gases, which are powerful greenhouse gases that contribute to global warming. On the recommendation of Connie Hedegaard, Commissioner for Climate Action, the Commission is sending a ‘reasoned opinion’ to both Member States formally requesting that they take action to ensure [...]
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Cultural tour of Gozo with Malta Council for Culture & Arts

The Malta Council for Culture and the Arts has said that the Cultural Tour for Gozo; scheduled for Sunday 6th May 2012 is fully booked. The same tour is being repeated on Sunday 13th May 2012 and there are still seats available for those who want to join this tour. A full day excursion accompanied [...]
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Assessment of road tunnel options between Malta and Gozo

Transport Malta said today that, following Cabinet approval, the Ministry for Infrastructure, Transport and Communications has instructed Transport Malta to commission detailed feasibility studies on a road-tunnel link between Malta and Gozo. “This follows expert findings that in principle, and on the basis of a preliminary and high level review, a road link is technologically [...]
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MEPA approves interconnector project & refuses Portomaso

The MEPA Board earlier today approved planning permission for the laying of an interconnecting submarine power cable between Sicily and Malta and the construction of a Terminal Station in Maghtab. Through this planning permit, as of next year, Enemalta will be in a position to start the process of shutting off and decommissioning the Marsa [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Zebbug on Saturday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Zebbug, Gozo, on Saturday, the 28th of April, between the hours of 2.30pmto 5.30pm. The following areas will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: TRIQ SANTA MARIJA.
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High Tea in aid of Puttinu Cares Gozo being held in Victoria

The High Tea organised by the Puttinu Cares Gozo Committee, postponed from the 20th of April, has now been rescheduled to Thursday, the 3rd of May. The Committee are hoping for a repeat of the success of the 2011 High Tea, when €3000 were collected in aid of Puttinu Cares, the organisation which helps children [...]
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Training opportunities at the European Space Agency

Have you ever dreamt of participating in a massive multibillion scientifc project that is on the cutting edge of science and technology? Have you ever wished to be part of a space technology project working amongst the best specialists in the world? If yes, this is your chance to do so! The Ministry for Education [...]
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Industrial producer price index rose by 0.4% in March

Provisional data indicate that the industrial producer price index in March went up by 0.4 per cent when compared to the previous month. In March, the producer price index for total industry went up by 0.4 per cent. This resulted in an increase of 0.7 per cent in intermediate goods and a rise of 0.3 [...]
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Workers’ Day – AD highlights importance of Green Jobs

As part of its activities for workers’ day, Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party visited the ‘Smart Light Systems’ factory in Mosta Techopark, which produces energy-efficient LED light products. AD commended the company for being involved in sustainable methods of production. Michael Briguglio, AD Chairperson and Spokesperson for Economy and Finance, said, “Together with other [...]
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