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JP2 Memorial Festival Concert with the West Kirby Choir

As part of the JP2 Memorial Festival 2013, The JP2 Foundation in full collaboration with the Alpine Sterling and the Ghajnsielem Parish are hosting the West Kirby Choir from the UK. The Girls Choir under the music direction of Jane Williams will be performing a concert of sacred Music at Our Lady of Loreto Parish [...]
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European Commision “has done its utmost to assist Cyprus”

In a statement issued by the European Commission it said that “since the autumn of 2011, the possibility of assistance to Cyprus under a programme has been under discussion by the Cypriot authorities with the Commission. In July 2012, Cyprus formally asked for assistance under a programme. “The need for assistance comes essentially from problems [...]
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Large crowds turn up for Arkadia Health Awareness event

Staff of the Gozo General Hospital were on hand yesterday at the annual Health Awareness Day which was hosted by the Arkadia Commercial Centre in Victoria. Many of the customers who popped into Arkadia also took the opportunity to get a free health check and consultation. The free medical services provided included included BMI recording, [...]
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‘Forces’ – A solo art exhibition in ceramics by George Muscat

An art exhibition by ceramist George Muscat entitled ‘Forces,’ is currently being held at St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity in Valletta. It is the artist’s seventh solo event and includes a total of 48 ceramic works. The exhibition, which is sponsored by FIMBank, is open to the public until the 7th of April and [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Nadur, Xaghra and Zebbug

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in Nadur, Xaghra and Zebbug Gozo, on Friday, the 22nd of March. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Nadur 8.30am-3.30pm: TRIQ FRANGISK ATTARD, TRIQ DAHLET QORROT, TRIQ GUZE’ ELLUL MERCER, DAHLET L- IRDUM, TRIQ SAN BLAS, DAHLET TA’ GAZAMAN, TREJQA [...]
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MIA announces a record profit of €12.46 million foe 2012

Following a meeting of the Board of Directors held earlier today, it was announced that in 2012, Malta International Airport’s total comprehensive income for the year net of tax increased from €11.9 to a record €12.46 million, signifying an increase of 4.71% over the previous year. The airport said that tevenue increased from €52.4 million [...]
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Our Lady of Sorrows Pageant taking place in Xewkija village

The village of Xewkija in Gozo is renowned for its great devotion to Our Lady of Sorrows. History shows that prior to 1835 in the old church there existed a side altar dedicated the Holy Crucifix. The parishioners eventually became devotees of Our Lady of Sorrows too, with the devotion growing so strongly that a [...]
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Malta’s current account surplus drops from €18.4m to €9.8m

Early indicators on Malta’s current account during the fourth quarter of 2012 reveal a deterioration in the current account surplus of €8.6 million, from €18.4 million during the December 2011 quarter to one of €9.8 million during the period under review, the National Statistics Office said today. The NSO said thatcContributing towards this decline was [...]
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Air Malta website launch with 25% discount one-day sale

Air Malta has launched a new website which, the airline says “fully integrates its mission to be an ambassador and guide for Malta. The website also includes a major overhaul to both the flight selection process and user experience.” “The site takes advantage of the latest cloud technology and is built for scalability and resilience. [...]
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