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‘A Wonderful Future Beckons’ History conference in Gozo

A history conference, organised by the History Department of the University of Malta will be taking place in Gozo on Friday and Saturday, the 19th and 20th of October. The conference, which is being held in the Exhbition Hall of the Ministry for Gozo, St Francis Square, Victoria, is open to the public, entrance is [...]
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Application time extended for Autumn 2012 trapping license

The Malta Environment and Planning Authority has said that it is extending the receipt of applications for an Autumn 2012 Live-capture Licence for a further two days. Applications may be submitted at the Maltapost branches in Malta and Gozo during opening hours from Thursday 11th October until Friday 12th October 2012. Applicants who wish to [...]
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‘In the wake of Caravaggio” art exhbition at the Citadella

The exhibition titled “In the wake of Caravaggio” has moved to Gozo, following on from the great success in Malta at the Inquisitor’s Palace in Birgu, it is now on show at St. Michael Hall and St. John Hall the Citadella Center for Culture and Arts in Victoria until the 21st of October 2012. For [...]
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Scheduled power suspension in Zebbug on Friday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Zebbug, Gozo, on Monday, the 12th of October, between the hours of 8.30am and 2.30pm. The following areas will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: TRIQ IL- BATTERIJA, TRIQ GHAJN MHELHEL and TRIQ IX- XWEJNI.
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MEPA statement clarifies its policy on the uprooting of trees

With reference to various statements made in the media yesterday, the Malta Environment and Planning Authority said that it would like to “clarify its policy on uprooting of trees.” “When assessing new development projects, the Authority favours the retention of mature trees wherever possible. “Specific permits for uprooting trees are required in certain cases; however [...]
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Verdi’s 200th anniversary celebrated with ‘The’Masked Ball’

The Aurora Opera House in Gozo will be celebrating the bicentennial birthday in 2013 of one of the greatest opera masters of all times, Giuseppe Verdi, with the three-act opera ‘Un Ballo In Maschera’ (The Masked Ball), on Saturday, October the 12th, 2013. This coming Saturday Turandot is being performed at the Aurora, with world-famous [...]
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The Armed Forces of Malta to hold an Open Day this Sunday

This coming Sunday, the 14th October, the AFM will resume the celebrations marking the 42nd anniversary since its evolvement from the Royal Malta Artillery with the holding of its popular Open Day. The anniversary celebrations were officially launched on Wednesday, 3rd October with a Guard of Honour, followed by a Solemn Mass of thanksgiving at [...]
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‘Dream a little Dream’ Concert with Voices Choir & Vodafone

The Vodafone Malta Foundation is sponsoring this year’s much awaited VOICES concert with the theme ‘Dream a Little Dream.’ The concerts are being held between the 10-14 October at the Mediterranean Conference Centre, starting at 7.30pm. “This year’s theme is an inspiration to all of us,” said Jason Pavia, Board Member from the Vodafone Malta [...]
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President of Malta visits St Theresa Primary School, Kercem

As part of his visits to church schools in Gozo, the President of Malta, Dr George Abela recently visited the St Theresa Primary School in Kercem, which is run by the Carmelite Missionary Sisters of St Theresa of the Child Jesus, where he met students and staff at the school. The Prime Minister was greeted [...]
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Electrical power generation in Malta has increased by 13%

In the past twelve years electrical power generation in Malta increased by 13.3 per cent. Energy statistical data for Malta released by the National Statistics Office show that, overall, there was an increasing demand for electrical energy in the past twelve years, although there were noticeable decreases in 2009 and 2010. The data show that [...]
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R.A.C.I.S.M – Training Course organised by Y.E.U. Malta

Youth and Inclusion- these are two words that anyone in Malta working with Youths is all too familiar with; the challenge of including young people within useful sectors of our society. Youth for Exchange and Understanding (Y.E.U) Malta is a Youth Organisation which has been active in Malta since 1995, and is part of a [...]
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Exhibition by Maria Rossella Dalmas – ‘Pulchrior in Luce’

Din l-Art Helwa presents ‘Pulchrior in Luce,’ an exhibition of paintings by Maria Rossella Dalmas. The title ‘Pulchrior in Luce’ (More Beautiful in the Light) has been chosen because the works focus on the beauty which comes to light with the restoration process being carried out at Our Lady of Victory church. Rossella’s paintings celebrate [...]
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FKNK calls on members for help in catching flamingo killers

The Federation for Hunting and Conservation – Malta (FKNK), in a statement has said that it is “instigating its thousands of members who abide by current regulations to do their utmost to ensure that the person responsible for an alleged criminal act, the killing of two flamingos, this time from a seacraft, is caught.” The [...]
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