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Gozo Ministry refutes PL claims about sterilisation equipment

The Ministry of Gozo has this evening responded to comments made by Labour MP Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca “on the condition and lack of maintenance of sterilisation equipment at Gozo General Hospital.” The Ministry said that the PL statement was for political gain and that the problem with the sterilisation equipment is not due to lack [...]
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Watch ‘La Cavalcata Dei Re Magi’ in Xaghra this Sunday

The Feast of the Epiphany will be celebrated in the village of Xaghra this coming Sunday, the 6th of January, with the triumphal entry of the Magi known as ‘La Cavalcata Dei Re Magi.’ Hundreds of visitors, including Maltese and tourists who visit Gozo over the festive period, flock to Xahgra to watch this spectacular [...]
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Commission kick-starts the 2013 European Year of Citizens

As we enter into 2013, the European Commission kicks off the European Year of Citizens, a year dedicated to you and to your rights. This European Year comes at a critical juncture in European integration – 2013 marks the 20th anniversary of EU Citizenship, which was introduced by the Maastricht Treaty in 1993, and it [...]
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Talk on ‘Military Graffiti at Fort St. Elmo’ by Denis Darmanin

As part of the monthly series of cultural talks organised by Din l-Art Helwa, at the Judge Caruana Curran Hall, Denis Anthony Darmanin will deliver a talk entitled ‘Military Graffiti at Fort St. Elmo, Valletta.’ Mr Darmanin holds a Diploma in Baroque Architecture (Distinction) and is a researcher and illustrator of army badges and uniform [...]
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Eman Borg resigns as Secretary General of Gozo Ruby Club

In a statement this afternoon Eman Borg has announced his resignation from the Gozo Rugby Club, saying, “I find myself with great sadness writing this statement, as I would like to inform everyone that I am resigning from my position as Secretary General representing the first ever Gozitian Rugby Club – Gozo Rugby Club. I [...]
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Gozo Hospital’s sterilisation equipment not working – Labour

The Gozo General Hospital sterlisation equipment is not functioning correctly and has been in that condition for some time, the Labour Party health spokesperson Marie Louise Coleiro said today. In a statement she said that that the equipment, which was purchased in 1999, is in this condition due to a lack of maintenance over the [...]
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Labour Party electoral campaign is to be launched in Gozo

The Labour Party electoral campaign is to be launched with a mass meeting in Gozo on Sunday, January the 13th. The announcement was made by the PL Executive Secretary Lydia Abela on One Breakfast this morning. With Gozo as the choice for the fist meeting of the campaign, the Party is sending a strong message [...]
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Recovered waste in 2011 advanced by 139% over 2010

In 2011, the total amount of waste treated in Malta amounted to 1,015 thousand tonnes, down by 25.8 per cent when compared to 2010. By waste stream, 69.3 per cent consisted of non-hazardous mineral wastes, the National Statistics Office today. The relative share of this waste stream declined from 90.6 per cent in 2004, with [...]
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