Archive for » July 1st, 2012«

Xaghra Council joins in French festival of arts and culture

Members of the Xaghra Local Council recently participated in a festival of arts and culture which took place in Chevaigne. This visit was made following an invitation by the Municipality of Chevaigne with which the Xaghra Council has friendship ties. The Schola Cantorum Jubilate Choir were also invited to take part in the festival. The [...]
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AD seeks a review of Malta’s detention policies

Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party expressed its concern that a Malian asylum seeker, Manade Kamara, has died while in the custody of detention staff. Three AFM soldiers are facing charges in this regard. Michael Briguglio, AD Chairperson, said, “This terrible news is shocking it only confirms that populist politics, racism and unreasonable detention of [...]
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Malta select team take second match against The Rest

On Saturday the second game between the Malta select team versus the Rest took place. The Malta team batted first. Nowell Khosla and Dave Borg opened the innings. Borg who is fine form continued by hitting twenty two runs from seventeen balls faced which included two sixes. Nowell Khosla made eighteen runs from nineteen balls. [...]
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Puttinu Cares Gozo fundraising ‘High Tea’ in Nadur on Friday

A High Tea, organised by the Puttinu Cares Gozo Committee, will be held this coming Friday the 6th of July, in Nadur Square. Gifts and vouchers will be available to win from JB Stores, Myoka, Agenda Bookshop, Captain Morgan Cruises, Ta’ Mena, Jigami Hairdressing, Mediterraneo Park, Malta Sightseeing, Eurosun Ltd and Suncrest Hotel. The fundraising [...]
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Cyprus takes up the Presidency of the European Union

The focus for Cyprus on the European Union for the second half of 2012 is on restoring economic growth and making the European economy work better for people. The country takes up the presidency of the EU on 1 July amid ongoing concerns over the slow pace of economic recovery and the eurozone’s sovereign debt [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Xewkija and Zebbug

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Xewkija and Zebbug, Gozo, on Tuesday, the 3rd of July, between the hours of 8.30am to 12.00pm. The following areas will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: Xewkija: TRIQ TAFLIJA, TRIQ L- IMGARR and TRIQ IL- BICCERIJA. Zebbug: TRIQ SANTA MARIJA and TRIQ [...]
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Commemorative evening on Friday for Dr Francesco Masini

A series of events are taking place to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary from the death of the late Dr Francesco Masini (1894-1962), organised by the Ministry for Gozo, together with the Masini and Refalo Families. A special commemorative evening will be held this coming Friday, the 6th of July, at Francesco Masini Street in Victoria. [...]
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Dar tal-Providenza volleyball marathon raises €147,135

€147,135 was collected during the 53 hours non-stop volleyball Marathon, which was held on the Car Park of Dar tal-Providenza and came to an end at midnight on Saturday. Jesmond Saliba, spokesperson for the organizing committee of the marathon, thanked the Maltese and Gozitans for reiterating their support towards the Dar tal-Providenza, and through their [...]
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Vodafone launches “Your No. 1” summer campaign for 2012

Vodafone has launched its “Your No. 1″ summer campaign. Running until the end of August, Vodafone Prepaid Customers can now benefit from free calls and SMS to one Vodafone number of their choice whilst also enjoying 200MB of free internet on their mobile. Anyone wishing to apply for this offer can do so by sending [...]
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