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‘PN Government would simplify planning process in Gozo’

The Prime Minister Dr Lawrence Gonzi continued his visit to Gozo on Saturday with a political activity held in Xaghra which took the form of a public dialogue conducted by the artist Deborah C “The PN campaign is concentrating on the challenges facing the country for the future,” the Prime Minister said. “In particular in [...]
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Liturgy of the Word with the Catholic Action Movement Gozo

The Catholic Action Movement in Gozo is once again organising the annual ceremony of the ‘Lithurgy of the Word,’ at Ta’ Pinu Sanctuary. The ceremony will be taking place on Saturday, the 16th of February. Parents are being invited for a Liturgy of the Word presided by Bishop Mario Grech at 4.45pm during which their [...]
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New business centre to be set up in Gozo – Lawrence Gonzi

The Prime Minister Dr Lawrence Gonzi this afternoon inaugurated new offices for the ETC in Victoria, Gozo. During his address Dr Gonzi said that the Government is to develop a business centre in Gozo, which will be aimed specifically at financial services, IT and research. He said that the centre was a necessary requirement and [...]
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Gozo is ready for a change in direction – Dr Joseph Muscat

Speaking at a political activity in Xewkija this evening, Labour Party Leader Dr Joseph Muscat said that it was clear that Gozo was ready to work at the change in direction the country needed. He said that the party would set out a new roadmap for Gozo. This would include help that enabled people to [...]
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AD approves its electoral manifesto and the candidates

In an extraordinary general meeting in Valletta, Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party approved its manifesto for the general elections and its electoral candidates who will be covering all districts. AD will also be contesting a number of local elections. Michael Briguglio, AD Chairperson, said, “One knows where one stands with our electoral manifesto. It [...]
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New format European driving licence comes into force

From Saturday, January 19th 2013, all new driving licences issued across the EU will be in the form of a plastic “credit card,” with a standard European format and tougher security protection. The new European licence will progressively replace the more than 100 different paper and plastic models currently in use by more than 300 [...]
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Scheduled power suspension in Zebbug on Monday

Enemalta have advised that there will be a scheduled power suspension in Zebbug, Gozo, on Monday, the 21st of January, between the hours of 8.30am and 3.00pm. The following areas will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: TRIQ IC- CNUS, TRIQ IL- KANUN, TRIQ SANT’INDRIJA, TRIQ IL- KAPPILLAN FRANGISK VELLA and TRIQ IL- PONTA.
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Safe and secure finances lead to better quality of life – PN

Prime Minister Lawrence Gonzi this morning attended a Question and Answer session on Radio 101 where he answered questions which ranged from the economy to energy to Gozo. When asked why such importance is being given to the term “Finanzi fis-Sod” the Prime Minister replied that “without a stable economy Malta wouldn’t be able to [...]
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Labour Leader Joseph Muscat also in Gozo on Saturday

The Labour Party Leader, Dr Joseph Muscat will also be making a second appearance in Gozo this week, following on from the mass meeting held in Victoria last Sunday. Dr Muscat is due to hold a meeting with Gozo Farmers at 3.30pm this afternoon and this will be followed by a Public Discussion in Xewkija, [...]
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Lawrence Gonzi to visit Gozo for the second time in a week

Nationalist party leader, Lawrence Gonzi, will be in Pjazza Vittorja, Xaghra, for a public dialogue to be conducted by popular artist Deborah C this evening, at 6.00pm. This is Lawrence Gonzi ‘s second visit to Gozo in the space of a week and the PN Party said that it “underlines the Nationalist Party’s commitment to [...]
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1,562 marriages in the the church in Malta during 2012

The number of Church marriages registered in the Archdiocese of Malta during the year 2012 was 1,562. This marks a marginal increase over the previous year (2011) which registered 1,520 marriages. 1,351 of the total number of marriages registered in 2012, were marriages between Maltese citizens. There were 74 marriages between Maltese and foreigners, as [...]
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Go Pay as You Go customers can ‘Win an iPhone 5 a day’

GO is giving away an iPhone 5 every day for its GO Pay as You GO customers from now up to 14th February – St Valentine’s Day. “Customers who top up their GO Pay as You GO mobile with €10 or more will be in the chance to win the latest iPhone. A total of [...]
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Gozo Channel dangerous goods service expected to resume

The Gozo Channel Company has advised that due to the intermediate docking of MV Gaudos and recent weather conditions, the dangerous goods service could not be performed. Gozo Channel apologised for any inconvenience caused, saying that the is expected to resume by today, Saturday, the 19th of January. Locals have reported that a number of [...]
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