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Gozitan band Divine Sinners’ latest song is released online

Gozitan band Divine Sinners has just released their new song online and it is the bands first ever in Maltese. The release is entitled “Jekk Tfakkarni Ismek” (“If you remind me your name”). This new song has a great mix and is fun for all to listen to. The Divine Sinners’ sound is what they [...]
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Military First Aid Instructors course organised by the ERRC

Eleven AFM soldiers have recently successfully completed a Military First Aid Instructors course organised by the Emergency Response and Rescue Corps (ERRC) of Gozo. These new instructors will now in turn be tasked to carry out training to AFM personnel in basic first aid, Automated External defibrillator (AED),Oxygen administration and airway management and the use [...]
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Leaders endorse the EU’s economic priorities for 2013

At the European Council meeting on the 14th and 15th of March the EU leaders endorsed the Union’s economic priorities for 2013 and provided strategic guidance for the member states’ national budgetary policies and structural reforms for this year. This is part of the six-month policy coordination cycle between the EU member states, known as [...]
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A Meditation of the Way of the Cross this coming Sunday

A Meditation of the Way of the Cross is organised on Ghammar Hill, which is located in front of the Ta’ Pinu Sanctuary at Gharb, this coming Sunday, the 17th of March, starting at 6.00pm. The Via Sagra is to be led by H.E. Mgr Mario Grech, Bishop of Gozo together with the participation of [...]
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Verdela Int. School supports the turtle rehabilitation project

The Verdala International School is supporting the Turtle rehabilitation project run by Nature Trust (Malta) Verdala students have managed to raise the sum of €1220 in a campaign to help injured turtles be rehabilitated and released back into the wild. The funds will go towards medication costs for the injured turtles and to help the [...]
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Looking forward to work together in aid of soldiers – ASP

The Assocjazzjoni Suldati Pensjonanti Council in a statement offered its congratulations to Malta’s New Prime Minister Dr Joseph Muscat along with his Administration for its electoral victory of 9th March 2013. The ASP Council said that “together with our members we would like to deliver our sincere greetings while looking forward to working together for [...]
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Dolores Cristina appointed Acting President for next week

The Government has appointed Ms Dolores Cristina as Acting President of Malta while the President of Malta Dr George Abela is on a visit to the Vatican City for the inauguration Mass of Pope Francis. President Abela will be in Rome between Monday, the 18th of March and Wednesday, the 20th of March 2013. The [...]
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36 schools from Malta & Gozo participate in Rugby Festival

24 primary schools and 12 secondary schools from Malta and Gozo participated in a Rugby Festival held recently at the Marsa Sports Complex, as well as at St. Aloysius College organised by the Malta Rugby football union with the support of GasanMamo. “We are very happy with the turnout,” said Daniel Holliday, Community Coach with [...]
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Puttinu Cares fishing competition at the Laboratory Wharf

For the third consecutive year, the Puttinu Cares Gozo Committee is organising the annual fishing competition in aid of Puttinu Cares with the aim of raising more funds to help those with cancer. The fishing competition is to be held on Sunday, the 24th of March from 7.00am onwards at the Laboratory Wharf at Corradino. [...]
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HICP up in February with annual rate of inflation at 1.8%

In February the Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices edged up to 115.93 from 115.89 in January and the annual rate of inflation stood at 1.8 per cent, which was down from 2.4% in January. The National Statistics Office has said that in February, the Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices went up marginally over the previous [...]
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Euro area annual inflation down to 1.8% EU down to 2.0%

Euro area annual inflation was 1.8% in February 2013, down from 2.0% in January. A year earlier the rate was 2.7%. Monthly inflation was 0.4% in February 2013. European Union annual inflation was 2.0% in February 2013, down from 2.1% in January. A year earlier the rate was 2.9%. Monthly inflation was 0.4% in February [...]
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FIMBank launches its range of Easisave Fixed Term Deposits

FIMBank has announced the launch of its Easisave Fixed Term Deposit, an internet-based product, which the bank said “will enable customers to open term deposits for fixed periods between three months and three years, offering competitive interest rates ranging from 2.7% to 4.25% per annum.” Commenting on the launch of its euro-based deposit product, FIMBank’s [...]
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