Archive for » May 3rd, 2012«

‘Successinu 1? launched by Gozitan author Charles Saliba

After the success of Qawsallinu (Rainbow) (2006, reprinted 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011), Maltese language teacher, Charles Daniel Saliba has launched ‘Successinu 1′. The Gozitan author said that this book builds on its predecessor’s foundation by preparing students for the first paper of the SEC (O-level) exam. Information is presented in a clear, logical and concise [...]
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€14.5 million restoration project approved for Gozo Citadel

A project proposed by the Ministry for Gozo for the restoration and rehabilitation of the interior of the Citadel has just been approved by the Projects Selection Committee for co-financing from the European Union. The project, which is based on recommendations that were made by the Citadel Master Plan was commissioned by the Ministry for [...]
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Gozo blood donation opportunity and health awareness day

The Blood Donation Area at Gozo General Hospital is going to be open this coming Sunday, the 6th of May, from 8.30am till 1.00pm for those who wish to make a blood donation and do not have the opportunity to do so during the week. Blood donation is sometimes taken for granted or ignored. The [...]
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MEPA launches its upgraded & improved internet Mapserver

In line with MEPA’s objective of making planning and environmental data increasingly accessible and transparent, the Authority has recently launched an upgraded internet Mapserver, which gives the general public access to this information. Manager Ms Carol Valentino, said “that the new Geoportal, available on the MEPA website, will replace the previous system which had been [...]
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The Gozo SPCA appeals for urgent help in finding this dog

The Gozo SPCA is appealing for help in finding a young female dog that was sadly lost today. Midgei s one of Gozo SPCA’s rehomed dogs and she has gone missing in St Trophimus Street, Sliema (Savoy area) in Malta this morning. This dog is very nervous and ran out when some delivery men came [...]
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The Malta Bankers’ Assoication warns of telephone scam

The Malta Bankers’ Association has received reports from a number of individuals in Malta who are being contacted telephonically by unknown persons who are clearly attempting to trick these individuals. The recipients of these phone calls are being told that following some Court ruling, they are entitled to receive a sum of €2,000 /€3,000 from [...]
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Power suspensions in Zebbug on Saturday and Sunday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Zebbug, Gozo, on Saturday and Sunday, the 5th and 6th of May. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Saturday 2.30pm-5.00pm: TRIQ FRANK DEBONO, TRIQ LAPSI TRIQ IR- RABAT and WIED TA’MARSALFORN. Sunday 8.00am-10.30am: TRIQ IL- PORT TRIQ ULISSE. Sunday [...]
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Malta has EU’s smallest rise in industrial producer price index

In March 2012, compared with February 2012, the industrial producer price index rose by 0.5% in the euro area (EA17) and by 0.6% in the EU27. In February3 prices increased by 0.6% and 0.9% respectively. In March 2012 compared with March 2011, industrial producer prices gained 3.3% in the euro area and 3.8% in the [...]
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Students’ Voice discussion held in Gozo with Dr Simone Borg

Yesterday, the post-secondary student group, Students’ Voice, held a discussion with the Ambassador to Malta for Climate Change Dr Simone Borg. The discussion focused on climate change issues, and how these affect our global society, as well as every individual in particular. During the discussion, Dr Borg explained how climate change is not something distant [...]
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Stock of licensed motor vehicles up by 2.4% on last year

At the end of March, the stock of licensed motor vehicles stood at 313,027, up by 2.4 per cent when compared to last year. At the end of March, the stock of licensed motor vehicles stood at 313,027. Of these, 79.2 per cent were passenger cars, 14.6 per cent were commercial vehicles, 5.1 per cent [...]
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New EU strategy for safer and better internet for children

The European Commission has set out a plan to give children the digital skills and tools they need to benefit fully and safely from the digital world. The internet was not designed with children in mind, but today 75% of children use the internet, a third of them on mobiles. The new strategy is to [...]
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