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Gozo Music Festival Special 9th edition with live bands & DJs

Dynamic Music Factory has launched the Gozo Music Festival – Special 9th Edition part one. The organisers have said that this year’s 9th edition of the Gozo Music Festival will be taking place on Friday, the 10th of August at a venue still to be announced. Part two in Malta will be taking place the [...]
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Hunters write to German Ambassador to Malta over CABS

Officials of the Federation for Hunting & Conservation – Malta (FKNK), together with a delegation from the St. Hubert Hunters (KSU), said that they will today deliver open letters to the German Ambassador to Malta, Dr Hubert Ziegler. The FKNK said that they had written to Dr Ziegler in May to ask for his intervention, [...]
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The Farsons Great Beer Festival 2012 starts this Friday

The 32nd edition of The Farsons Great Beer Festival will run from Friday, the 27th of July to Sunday, the 5th of August at Ta’ Qali Park, starting at 8pm every night. Entrance to the festival is free of charge with parking available in the vast parking area outside the Park. The Farsons Great Beer [...]
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Malta’s national Government debt stands at 75% of GDP

According to data issued by Eurostat today, Malta’s Government debt rose from 70.5% of GDP in the first quarter of 2011 to 71.6% in the fourth quarter of the same year and by the end of the first quarter of 2012 it had reached 75% of GDP. At the end of the first quarter of [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Victoria and Xewkija

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Victoria and Xewkija, Gozo, on Wednesday and Thursday, the 25th and 26th of of July, between the hours of 8.30am to 12.30pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Victoria Wednesday: TRIQ SIR LUIGI CAMILLERI TREJQET L- EXCHANGE and TRIQ [...]
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Blue button jellyfish spotted in waters around Marsalforn

Over the past week, swimmers have alerted the The Spot the Jellyfish team, based at the International Ocean Institute of the University of Malta, of an abnormally high density of ‘blue button’ jellyfish in the waters around Marsalforn. Hundreds of the minute, but unmistakable (in view of their ethereal blue and perfectly spherical bodies), blue [...]
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‘Christmas in August 2012? in aid of Dar Guzeppa Debono

This year Christmas in August, which is held in support of Dar Guzeppa Debono, will be take place between the 7th and 12th of August. Like last year, Christmas in August will be held at the Ghajnsielem Showrom (next to Roses Flower Shop), Imgarr Road, Ghajnsielem. The opening hours will be between 8.30am to 12.00pm [...]
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Valletta’s first church receives financial support from MEPA

The on-going restoration works at the Church of Our Lady of Victory in Valletta continued to receive providential financial support, with the Malta Environment and Planning Authority (MEPA) today granting Din l-Art Helwa a sponsorship of €85,000. Simone Mizzi, Executive President of Din l-Art Helwa said “our organisation is absolutely delighted to have MEPA supporting [...]
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Crusie passengers numbers for June down slightly on 2011

According to details released by the National Statistics Office today, cruise passenger traffic during June stood at 73,785, down by 0.7 per cent over 2011. There were 37 cruise liner calls during the month, with an average of 1,994 passengers per vessel. The number of cruise passengers who were in transit amounted to 54,921 and [...]
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