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Gozo Ministry launches new online tourism portal for Gozo

The Ministry for Gozo has launched its official tourism site www.visit.gozo.com. This site was coordinated by Directorate within the Ministry for Gozo in order to foster more tourism in Gozo. The Minister for Gozo, Dr Anton Refalo, during the official inauguration of the site, praised this initiative and promised that this was just one of [...]
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Gozo Ministry launches new online tourism portal for Gozo

The Ministry for Gozo has launched its official tourism site www.visit.gozo.com. This site was coordinated by Directorate within the Ministry for Gozo in order to foster more tourism in Gozo. The Minister for Gozo, Dr Anton Refalo, during the official inauguration of the site, praised this initiative and promised that this was just one of [...]
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ERRC member attends Jet Ski Water Rescue training in Italy

A member and Water Rescue Instructor of the Emergency Response and Rescue Corps of Gozo, Darren Xerri, has successfully completed a one-week course in Rescue Operations with Jet Skis which took place in Italy. This course not only covered Jet Ski handling in Water Rescue Operations but also its maintenance and mechanical features. The training [...]
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ERRC member attends Jet Ski Water Rescue training in Italy

A member and Water Rescue Instructor of the Emergency Response and Rescue Corps of Gozo, Darren Xerri, has successfully completed a one-week course in Rescue Operations with Jet Skis which took place in Italy. This course not only covered Jet Ski handling in Water Rescue Operations but also its maintenance and mechanical features. The training [...]
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DVD on Juan Barbara being sold at Puttinu Cares Marathon

A DVD on Juan Barbara’s life is being sold at the Puttinu Cares Marathon being held this weekend at the Marsa Sports Grounds. Juan, 14 years from Ghaxaq passed away two days before Christmas last year, after a strong battle with cancer, that strengthened his faith and that of those close to him. It was [...]
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DVD on Juan Barbara being sold at Puttinu Cares Marathon

A DVD on Juan Barbara’s life is being sold at the Puttinu Cares Marathon being held this weekend at the Marsa Sports Grounds. Juan, 14 years from Ghaxaq passed away two days before Christmas last year, after a strong battle with cancer, that strengthened his faith and that of those close to him. It was [...]
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Government remains committed to 2.7% deficit for 2013

The Minister for Finance Prof. Edward Scicluna said today that th Government remains committed to keep its deficit below the 3% threshold, and honouring its pledge to end 2013 with a deficit of 2.7%, as announced last month in the 2013 Budget. He said that the Government notes the European Commission’s concern that the approved [...]
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APS Bank Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme launched

APS Bank has once again teamed up with Agenzija Zghazagh to extend the Youth Specialisation Studies Scheme (YSSS). This unique offer gives the opportunity to students to avail themselves of a soft loan to assist them in taking up specialised courses that are not being offered in Malta. Students aged between 18 and 30 may [...]
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Maltese school students rank 4th in European Tournament

Concurrently, a group of students from Giovanni Curmi Higher Secondary School (Naxxar) is participating in the E.S.C.O.T. European Schools Gala 2013 held in Montecatini (Italy) accompanied by two of their teachers. The purpose of the festival is for students to experience altogether art, culture, sports, friendship and thermal wellness. In a European atmosphere, all participants [...]
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Maltese school students rank 4th in European Tournament

Concurrently, a group of students from Giovanni Curmi Higher Secondary School (Naxxar) is participating in the E.S.C.O.T. European Schools Gala 2013 held in Montecatini (Italy) accompanied by two of their teachers. The purpose of the festival is for students to experience altogether art, culture, sports, friendship and thermal wellness. In a European atmosphere, all participants [...]
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Xaghra celebrates the Feast of Saint Joseph this weekend

This coming weekend, the Xaghra Parish will solemnly celebrate the Feast of Saint Joseph, the Spouse of the Blessed Virgin Mary and Co-Patron of the same Parish. The full programme of activities is as follows: Saturday 4th May: Eve of the feast day. 6.30pm: Solemn Vespers led by Rev. Archpriest Carmelo Refalo together with the [...]
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Unsafe Electrical Travel Universal Adaptors back on sale

Product Safety Inspectors of the Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority (MCCAA) have again encountered electrical Travel Universal Adaptors like the once shown in the photograph. These adaptors pose a serious risk of electrocution to consumers as the various configurations can be accessed whilst the adaptor is plugged into an electrical mains outlet. They had [...]
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GUG welcomes increase in students to sit exams in Gozo

The Gozo University Group said today that it acknowledges the statement expressed by the University of Malta regarding the 383 students who now have the opportunity to sit their exams in Gozo this year. “For the past two years, our organisation has been working hard to give all Gozitan University students the opportunity to sit [...]
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e-Residence card applications are now to be sent in by post

The Department for Citizenship and Expatriate Affairs has said that it is no longer giving appointments in the process for the e-Residence document and applicants can go to the office to apply from Monday to Thursday from 8.30 am till 15.30 pm. Persons arriving without an appointment will be given a number. Only a limited [...]
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