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Master Borut Kincl at Tenchi Ryu Kempo Karate Club seminar

The Tenchi Ryu Kempo Karate Club is organising an autumn seminar, on Sunday, the 28th of October, at the Gozo Sports Complex in Victoria. The seminar will be conducted by Master Borut Kincl, 7th Dan Black Belt, founder and head of the Kempo Arnis Federation (KAF) and Head Instructor of the Special forces of Slovenia. [...]
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Luxembourg group pay courtesy visit to Minister for Gozo

A group of professionals and entrepreneurs are on a visit to Malta from Luxembourg. A cultural trip around the island of Gozo was included in their their stay During their excursion the group paid a courtesy visit to the Minister for Gozo, Giovanna Debono, at the Ministry and had the opportunity to discuss various subjects [...]
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Gozo University Group calls for changes to Arriva’s X1 route

The Gozo University Group said in a statement today that “Arriva’s changes in routes this summer have provided a better service for local bus commuters but GUG feels that more could be done for the X1 Route.” “This summer,” GUG continued, “Arriva together with Gharghur Local council, agreed upon setting up a new route. Now, [...]
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New Alter Aqua resource pack available for teachers

A new resource pack for teachers The Alter Aqua educational material is the result of a fruitful cooperation of a committed team from Greece and Malta with the ambition to raise awareness and sensitise the educational community on the very crucial issue of Non-Conventional Water Resources across the Mediterranean, and particularly in the Maltese Islands. [...]
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Safer, more effective and innovative medical devices

Ranging from simple sticking plasters to the most sophisticated life-supporting machines, medical devices and in vitro diagnostic medical devices are central to our health and quality of life. To ensure that these devices serve the needs and ensure the safety of European citizens, the European Commission today proposed two Regulations which are fit for purpose, [...]
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‘Closer to Europe’ public conference being held in Gozo

The project ‘Closer to Europe’ co-financed by the European Social Fund and implemented by MCESD in partnership with MEUSAC will be coming to a close tomorrow (Thursday). During the Final Conference which is being held at the Grand Hotel, Mgarr, Gozo. A number of distinguished speakers have been invited to discuss many issues pertaining to [...]
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Employed persons increase by 2.1% in Q2 of 2012 – Survey

In the second quarter, Labour Force Survey estimates show an increase of 2.1 per cent in employment compared to last year. The female employment rate reached 43.9 per cent. The Labour Force Survey estimates indicate that nearly half of the population aged 15 and over was employed (171,728) during the second quarter of 2012. On [...]
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Gozo’s E.R.R.C. gave assistance in 907 cases at Comino

The Emergency Response and Rescue Corps of Gozo said today that at the Blue Lagoon over the summer period its lifeguards had assisted 907 cases, ranging from jellyfish stings to spinal injuries, which had required helicopter evacuation to Mater Dei HospitalThe service provided by the E.R.R.C. at the Blue Lagoon concluded for the summer on [...]
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Helen Mirren to receive award from European Film Academy

The European Film Academy announced in a statement that it takes great pleasure in presenting Dame Helen Mirren, with the honorary award ‘European Achievement in World Cinema 2012′ for her outstanding body of work. Dame Helen Mirren will be an honorary guest at the 25th European Film Awards Ceremony on 1 December 2012 in Malta. [...]
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