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Gozo Tourism Association welcomes new budget measures

The Gozo Tourism Association has said that it believes that the specific measures announced during yesterday’s budget speech, are all positive measures towards an important and striving tourism industry on Gozo. The Association added that it welcomes Government plans for Gozo, to start the process for the development of a yacht marina, a cruise liner [...]
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Art Exhibition to be inaugurated by the Minister for Gozo

The Community of Malta Artists is currently running its annual exhibition in the Citadel, Gozo, and it will be offically inaugurated tonight by the Minister for Gozo, Dr Anton Refalo. Thirty one artists are exhibiting including, for example, Mario Agius, Henry Alamango, Jeni Caruana, Joseph Casapinta, Francis Galea, Doriette Gauci Sciortino. The exhibiton, entitled ‘Community,’ [...]
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CABS say they will deploy 20 Bird Guards in Malta and Gozo

The Committee Against Bird Slaughter (CABS) has announced that it will send 20 Bird Guards to Malta and Gozo for this year’s spring hunting season. The bird protection camp will run from 19 to 30 April. As in previous years the committee said that roost areas of protected birds of prey, storks and herons will [...]
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Visible trade gap widened by €10.4 million in February 2013

Provisional data for international trade shows that the visible trade gap in February stood at €104.7 million, up by €10.4 million when compared to the corresponding month last year. There were decreases in imports and exports of €109.0 million and €119.3 million respectively. The decrease in the value of imports was primarily due to mineral [...]
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Gozo University Group welcomes new Budget plans for Gozo

The Gozo University Group (GUG) has said that it would like to express its satisfaction at the plans for the island of Gozo, which were included in the 2013 budget which were presented by the government last night, GUG said that it feels that the new proposals, which include a cruise liner terminal and yacht [...]
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Development application processing temporarily suspended

The Malta Environment and Planning Authority (MEPA) has said that it wishes to advise all applicants and the public, that in the light of Government’s commitment to review the fees payable on development applications, all planning applications which have not yet been validated, will, with immediate effect, have their processing temporarily suspended. This process will [...]
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The Gaulitanus Choir: Gozzelino & Attard….in religious mode

Gozo’s Gaulitanus Choir performed over in Malta for the first and only time in this year’s edition of the Gaulitana Festival, with a vocal-instrumental concert held at St. John’s Co-Cathedral, Valletta on Friday the 5th of April. This was the second of three large-scale events in the festival’s programme and featured the Malta Philharmonic Orchestra [...]
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Budget 2013 – Economic & financial stability are needed – AD

AD – The Green Party has said that it joins Government and the Opposition in emphasising that at this difficult hour Malta needs to underline the need for economic and financial stability. This was said by Carmel Cacopardo, Acting Chairman of AD when commenting on the budget presented last night for Parliament’s approval. AD, added [...]
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The 9th of April 2013 edition of the Maltese Herald

This weeks 9th of April 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 articles in the PDF download are: 1. People swarmed through the squares and streets of several villages for the traditional Easter Sunday [...]
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