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10% of EU funds will go directly to Gozo – Lawrence Gonzi

This afternoon the Prime Minister, Dr Lawrence Gonzi, met up with the Gozo Business Chamber, where he talked about the recently launched Electoral Programme – and the special measures and proposals the PN Party had earmarked for Gozo. Dr Gonzi explained how “Gozo has always been at the heart of the PN policies” and explained [...]
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Gozo College Zebbug Primary tree planting for Arbor Day

Arbor Day was celebrated in Gozo today at Gozo College Zebbug Primary, with an event organised by the EkoSkola Committee – which is mostly formed by children elected by their school friends, as well as staff members, children and the School Council. Known locally as ‘Jum is-Sigar f’Ghawdex,’ Arbor Day got underway with a tree [...]
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EP multi-annual Programme of Grants for 2012 – 2014

The European Parliament, in the run up to the 2014 European elections, signed a number of framework agreements with potential grant beneficiaries covering the three year period 2012 to 2014, with a view to awarding grants on the basis of an annual call for proposals open to all the framework partners. EU-Added Value and Citizens’ [...]
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€0.20 stamp 3rd reprint Definitive Issue – Additional Values

MaltaPost has announced that the €0.20 stamp of the Definitive Issue – Additional Values has been reprinted. This is the third reprint of the €0.20 stamp, which consists of 1,200,000 stamps, in sheets of 10 stamps bearing sheet numbers 338001 to 458000 both numbers included. The second reprint bearing sheet numbers 238001 to 338000 was [...]
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Power suspensions in Ghajnsielem on Thursday and Friday

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Ghajnsielem, Gozo, on Thursday and Friday, the 31st of January and the 1st of February, between the hours of 8.30am and 3.30pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Thursday: TRIQ BORG GHARIB, TRIQ IC- CIEF, TRIQ IL- FIRILLA, TRIQ [...]
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Janice Valentina Bonnici wins EU Young Translators’ prize

The names of the 27 winners of the European Commission’s annual EU Young Translator -Juvenes Translatores contest for secondary school pupils have been published. Janice Valentina Bonnici of G.F. Abela Junior College, was the winner for Malta, translating English to Maltese. More than 3 000 pupils from 750 schools sat the contest in November 2012. [...]
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Campaign launch for Gozo’s AD candidate David Camilleri

The Alternattiva Demokratika – Partit Ahdar candidate for Gozo, David Camilleri, recently got his campaign for the General Election underway across the island, with the inauguration of his ‘Billboard on Wheels.’ David was born in Victoria and went to school in Nadur and the Seminary in Victoria. When he was 18 years old David moved [...]
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Gozo Photography Association elects its first Committee

The first meeting of the ‘Gozo Photography Association’ was held recently. The Association was set up on the initiative of a group of photographic enthusiasts, with the principal aim of looking after the interest of its members, encourage photographic activity and to share and develop photographic skills through photographic activities, workshops and courses. A new [...]
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December’s producer price index down on November

Provisional data indicate that in December, the producer price index for total industry decreased by 0.5 per cent over the previous month. The decline resulted from a 0.9 per cent decrease in prices for intermediate goods. The figures released by the National Statistics Office show that price movements in the domestic sphere decreased by 0.1 [...]
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Transparency and anti-corruption high on AD’s Agenda

Alternattiva Demokratika – the Green Party this morning presented its proposals for more transparency in all levels and spheres of Government. Speaking at a press conference in front of the Office of the Prime Minister in Castille, Valletta, Prof. Arnold Cassola said, “Alternattiva Demokratika in parliament will work to ensure that Freedom of Information, Data [...]
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The 29th of January 2013 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks 29th of January 2013 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 week’s article in the PDF download is: Seventh anniversary of the episcopal ordination of Bishop Mario Grech. Bishop Mario Grech marked the seventh [...]
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