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49% average voter turnout at 2pm, District 13 was 50%

The Electoral Commission has announced that the approximate average turnout at 2.00pm for the 23rd General Election is 49%. This is an increase of 4% on the 2008 General Election. First district 50% Second district 45% Third district 44% Fourth district 55% Fifth district 53% Sixth district 53% Seventh district 49% Eighth district 49% Ninth [...]
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Gozo SPCA would really love to find Poker his forever home

This very handsome Labrador Cross is called Poker and a new resident at the Gozo SPCA Rehoming Centre in Victoria. Poker is about 2-years old, he has a lovely temperament, though he is a bit shy at the moment, he just needs to get used to his new surroundings. The Gozo SPCA would really like [...]
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Unadjusted gender pay gap in Malta is below EU average

The European Commission has said that the European population is shrinking and ageing. The result is a decrease in the number of suitably qualified people available on the job market. The EC said that in a globalised economy, Europe needs high-quality products and services to keep ahead of its competitors. At the same time, businesses [...]
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Scheduled power suspension in Xewkija on Monday

Enemalta have advised that there will be a scheduled power suspension in Xewkija, Gozo, on Monday, the 11th of March between the hours of 8.30am and 3.00pm. The following areas will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: TRIQ IC- CANGAR, TRIQ L- ARCIPRIET PIETRU PAWL CIANTAR, TRIQ HAMSIN, TRIQ L- GHARUS, TRIQ TONIN MALLIA [...]
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Gozo represented at ITB Berlin 2013 travel trade show

The Gozo Tourism Association is at ITB Berlin 2013, which is said to be to world’s leading travel trade show. The stand gives a representation of the island, including local specialities of food and wine. Baron group are also at ITB Berlin promoting Gozo and Baron Holiday homes. The company said that “this fair gives [...]
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Voting in the 23rd General Election underway this morning

Voting in the 23rd General Election and in some areas the Local Council elections got underway this morning, with queues at many of the 116 polling stations around Gozo and Malta. There are just over 333,00 eligible voters, with around 6,5230 who did not collecte their voting document in time. Those who wish to vote [...]
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