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Seventeenth annual ‘Gozo Lace Day’ this coming Sunday

The Lace Making Programme of the University of Malta – Gozo Campus is once again organising the annual ‘Gozo Lace Day’ for the seventeenth consecutive year. The event will be held this coming Sunday, the 21st of April between 9am and 4pm, at the University Gozo Campus, Mgarr Road, Xewkija, Gozo. The event will consist [...]
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Hague University students on Malta study and cultural tour

Ambassador Martin Valentino and Ms Daniela Sultana, First Secretary, Embassy of Malta, The Hague, made presentations yesterday to Dutch students who are following the European Studies course at The Hague University of Applied Sciences. The presentations focused on the political system and economic situation in Malta as well as on Malta-EU relations. A film showing [...]
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Gozo Football Marathon 3rd edition in aid of Puttinu Cares

For the 3rd consecutive year, the Puttinu Cares Gozo Committee will be organising a football marathon in aid of Puttinu Cares, the organisation which helps children who are suffering from cancer, as well as their families. This year’s edition will be held on Saturday, the 27th of April between 8am and 8pm at the Gozo [...]
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Gozo Football Marathon 3rd edition in aid of Puttinu Cares

For the 3rd consecutive year, the Puttinu Cares Gozo Committee will be organising a football marathon in aid of Puttinu Cares, the organisation which helps children who are suffering from cancer, as well as their families. This year’s edition will be held on Saturday, the 27th of April between 8am and 8pm at the Gozo [...]
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Toy story plate withdrawn from sale for formaldehyde risk

The Environmental Health Directorate within the Superintendence of Public Health has said that the following product may pose a risk of migration of formaldehyde. Product Description: Melamine Deep Plate – Toy Story Brand: Trudeau (trudeaucorp.com) Origin: China The company involved was instructed to withdraw the batch in question from the market, however since it reported [...]
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Toy story plate withdrawn from sale for formaldehyde risk

The Environmental Health Directorate within the Superintendence of Public Health has said that the following product may pose a risk of migration of formaldehyde. Product Description: Melamine Deep Plate – Toy Story Brand: Trudeau (trudeaucorp.com) Origin: China The company involved was instructed to withdraw the batch in question from the market, however since it reported [...]
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‘Mdina Dialogues’ with Archbishop Cremona in St Paul’s Sq

Archbishop Paul Cremona O.P. will be meeting young people for a discussion in Saint Paul’s Square, Mdina, this evening between 7:30pm and 8:30pm. The series of two ‘Mdina Dialogues,’ the first event of the sort, will bring the Archbishop and young people together, for an hour of sharing and discussion. The conversations will draw on [...]
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‘Mdina Dialogues’ with Archbishop Cremona in St Paul’s Sq

Archbishop Paul Cremona O.P. will be meeting young people for a discussion in Saint Paul’s Square, Mdina, this evening between 7:30pm and 8:30pm. The series of two ‘Mdina Dialogues,’ the first event of the sort, will bring the Archbishop and young people together, for an hour of sharing and discussion. The conversations will draw on [...]
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February euro area trade surplus €10.4 bn & EU €1.8 bn

The first estimate for the euro area (EA17) trade in goods balance with the rest of the world in February 2013 gave a 10.4 billion euro surplus, compared with +1.3 bn in February 2012. The January 2013 balance was -4.7 bn, compared with -9.2 bn in January 2012. In February 2013 compared with January 2013, [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Zebbug and Ghajnsielem

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in the villages of Zebbug and Ghajnsielem, Gozo, on Thursday, the 18th of April. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspension: Zebbug between 8.30am and 3.00pm: IZ-ZEBBUG TREJQA TA’ L- ANDAR TRIQ IL- KACCATURI TRIQ L- ONICI TRIQ SAGHTRIJA TRIQ SKAPUCCINA [...]
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Xaghra Day 2013 full programme of events announced

The Xaghra Local Council is once again organising the annual ‘Xaghra Day’ to celebrate the anniversary of the Xaghra Parish Foundation. There will be a programme of activities which is aimed at the enjoyment of all the family, including a commemorative ceremony, during which the honour of ‘Gieh ix-Xaghra’ will be bestowed. The programme of [...]
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Gozo Minister visits production of the BBC drama The Whale

The Minister for Gozo, Anton Refalo yesterday visited the film site for the BBC One and Discovery drama ‘The Whale,’ which recently started production in Gozo. During the visit Dr Refalo announced that Gozo will be appointing a regional film Commissioner to the Malta Film Commission. He said that this Commissioner will among others be [...]
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Gozo ferry crossings down but passenger trips rise by 5.2%

Despite a decline in ferry crossings, the National Statistics Office said today that sea transport between Malta and Gozo registered increases in vehicles and commuters in the first quarter when compared to the corresponding period last year. A total of 814,754 passenger trips were recorded between Malta and Gozo during the first quarter this year, [...]
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