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Kercem children participate in course on using computers

Kercem Local Council in conjunction with ITSS Xaghra, is currently holding a computer course for children aged between eight and twelve years of age. Children attending the course, which will run until the end of August, are being help on Microsoft Word 2010, Microsoft Power Point 2010, Microsoft Publisher 2010, the internet, websites and how [...]
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Enemalta announces fuel price changes from tomorrow

Enemalta has announced that fuel prices are to change. These new prices are effective as from Wednesday, the 1st of August 2012. Unleaded petrol is to rise by 5 cents, with diesel going down by 3 cents. The revised price list is shown below: Fuel Product Previous Price Revised Price Change Unleaded €1.44 €1.49 €0.05 [...]
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New book launched on the history of the Leone Band Gozo

A new book was launched recently on musical events of the Leone Philharmonic Society Gozo, written by the author Grazio A. Grech, seen here on the left of the photo. This book was published for the occasion of the opening festivities of the 150th anniversary of the Soc. Fil. Leone Band of Victoria in 1863. [...]
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€0.20 stamp reprint of Definitive Issue – Additional Values

MaltaPost announces that the €0.20 stamp of the Definitive Issue – Additional Values has been reprinted. The second reprint of the €0.20 stamp consists of 1,000,000 stamps, in sheets of 10 stamps bearing sheet numbers 238001 to 338000 both numbers included. The first re-print bearing sheet numbers 58001 to 238000 was issued on 3 May [...]
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Power suspensions in Ghajnsielem, Gharb and Xewkija

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Ghajnsielem. Gharb and Xewkija, Gozo, on Thursday, the 2nd of August. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Ghajnsielem 8.30an 12.00pm: TRIQ WIED IR-RAJJES. Gharb 8.50am-11.30am: TRIQ SANTU PIETRU, TRIQ BIRBUBA, TRIQ IL- MADONNA TAL-VIRTUT, TRIQ IL- MADONNA TAL-VIRTUT SQAQ [...]
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An evening of ‘Festive Arias’ held at the Ministry for Gozo

The Exhibition Hall at the Ministry for Gozo was the perfect venue for yet another concert entitled ‘Festive Arias,’ which featured soprano Pamela Agius, trumpeter Jason Camilleri and pianist Shirley Helleur. A full house at the Ministry for Gozo experienced an unforgettable ‘festive’ evening as the experienced musicians gave an outstanding interpretation, performing works by [...]
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Developers complain public property is being undervalued

Developers have complained that public property in Malta is being undervalued without the country getting a proportional benefit. In a statement issued by the Malta Developers Association it said that in its last meeting the council discussed reports that parcels of land within Smart City were being offered for sale to individual developers. This, the [...]
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Malta’s June unemployment rate well below the EU average

The euro area (EA17) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 11.2% in June 2012, stable compared with May. It was 10.0% in June 2011. The EU27 unemployment rate was 10.4% in June 2012, also stable compared with May. It was 9.5% in June 2011. Malta stood at 6.2%. Eurostat estimates that 25.112 million men and women in [...]
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Tourists visiting in June up 6.2% & down 2% from Jan-June

Inbound tourists in June totalled 147,361, an increase of 6.2 per cent over the corresponding month last year. Total nights spent stood at 1.2 million with an average length of stay of 8.0 nights. Tourstat survey data show that 87 per cent of inbound tourists came to Malta for holiday purposes, while a further 9,119 [...]
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Alternattiva Demokratika calls for Armier mess to be stopped

Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party said that it has noted the statement made in a MEPA Press Conference that “the problem of illegal boathouses is bigger than MEPA.” Carmel Cacopardo, AD Deputy Chairman and Spokesman on Sustainable Development and Home Affairs stated that “the illegal boathouse issue has reached its present proportions because the [...]
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The 31st of July 2012 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks 31st of July 2012 edition of The Maltese Herald Gozo section is now available for download by clicking here Previous editions are also available by clicking on this link. This weeks articles in the PDF download are: 1. On Thursday, July the 12th, anyone crossing the channel between Malta and Gozo, could see [...]
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