Archive for » May 14th, 2012«

A successful evening of fun & laughter for all with Eurovixin

‘Eurovixin’ was a show of fun and entertainment organised on Sunday by the Catholic Action Group within the Xaghra Parish, in celebration of Mother’s Day. Actors and singers took to the stage at the Xaghra Primary School to imitate the various Maltese singers who have in the past represented Malta around Europe in the Eurovision [...]
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MaltaPost working closely with its regulator over rising costs

MaltaPost said in a statement today that “challenges brought about by industry-specific conditions impacted the general operating environment of MaltaPost.” It siad that “during this reporting period, the Company was faced with a considerable increase in direct mail costs due to changes in tariffs regulated by the Universal Postal Union (“UPU”). This change in the [...]
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FKNK calls on German Ambassador’s intervention over CABS

The President of the Federation for Hunting & Conservation – Malta (FKNK) has written to the German Ambassador to Malta in protest about the “unwarranted incidents that the Maltese Nation has witnesses over the last weeks as a result of actions by the German organisation that calls itself CABS.” The FKNK explained that CABS are [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Ghasri and Xewkija

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Ghasri and Xewkija, Gozo, on Wednesday, the 16th of May. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Ghasri 8.30am-3.30pm: TRIQ IL- FANAL and TRIQ IL- GONNA. Xewkija 8.30am-3.30pm: TRIQ GUZE’ D’ AMATO, TRIQ L- IMGARR, TRIQ IR- ROTONDA and TRIQ [...]
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‘Stella and Leone’ by G.C.T.C as part of Notte Gozitana

In collaboration with the Gozo Culture and Information Office with the Ministry for Gozo, the Gozo Creative Theatre Club will be performing ‘Stella and Leone’ as part of this year’s Notte Gozitana – Lejliet Lapsi activities. Stella and Leone is a musical based on the novel by Gozitan poetess Mary Meilaq. This social musical comedy [...]
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MIA showed a 12.8% growth with 3.3m passengers in 2010

Air passenger transport in the EU27 in 2010 showed that the highest growth in number of passengers were in Copenhagen, Vienna, Milan and Rome airports In 2010, London/Heathrow remained the EU’s busiest passenger airport, with 66 million passengers handled, down by 0.2% compared with 2009. Paris/Charles de Gaulle (58 mn, +0.5%) and Frankfurt/Main (53 mn, [...]
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NSO survey reveals 32% of households are all in work

Over the past decades, demographic and socio-economic trends have led to major changes in work and family life. ‘Ensuring work-family balance’ is the theme for this year’s International Day of Families, commemorated on 15 May. UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon states that this year’s International Day of Families highlights the need for work-family balance. “The aim [...]
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Marsa C.C win weekend series over new team Ash Tree C.C

Over the weekend Marsa C.C played against new touring team Ash Tree C.C from Prestbury, Cheshire, UK, in a two game series. On Saturday the Marsa team batted first. Robert Krishna and Sumair Khan opened the innings. Khan was first to go after scoring one run. Krishna went on to make twenty seven runs. His [...]
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Arriva & TM are being insensitive about Gozitan students

The Gozo Universtiy Group has said in a statement today that with the news of the changes in the Arriva schedule, the Group thinks that “Arriva and Transport Malta are being insensitive about Gozitan students.” “GUG’s proposals have been ignored in introducing a direct route from Cirkewwa to University / Mater Dei. Stationed at University. [...]
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