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Norwegian in court for assult on Police & cocaine possession

24-year-old Norwegian Knut Mathias Klonteig, was today accused before the Duty Magistrate at the Gozo Court, for having on the 19th July in Fontana, assualted or resisted by violence, reviled and threatened a Police Sergeant and Constable, for disobeying Police order, for disturbing public order and peace, for being drunk in public and for damaging [...]
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Gozo Ceramics Festival 1st edition taking place at Xlendi

Xlendi is to host the first ‘Gozo Ceramics Festival,’ which is taking place in collaboration with the Tourism Directorate & the Culture Office of the Ministry for Gozo. Most countries have a number of similar festivals in various cities and it’s now Gozo’s turn to hold its own ceramics festival. Many of the best Maltese [...]
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Minister asks Police to investigate fuel procurement process

Minister Konrad Mizzi has asked the Police Commissioner to investigate issues pertaining to Enemalta’s Fuel Procurement Process after the damning conclusions drawn up by the Auditor General. The Minister for Energy and The Conservation of Water, Konrad Mizzi, has asked the Police Commissioner to launch an investigation based on the conclusions drawn by the Auditor [...]
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St George’s Feast being celebrated in Victoria this weekend

This weekend the City of Victoria is celebrating St George’s Feast, as is the tradition on the third Sunday in July, it is Gozo’s annual St George’s Day. It is not just locals and tourist that have packed the centre of Victoria to enjoy this popular feast over the past few days, many crossed over [...]
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BOV and Education Ministry join forces to combat illiteracy

Through its Corporate Social Responsibility Programme, Bank of Valletta is sponsoring part of the National Literacy Campaign which complements the National Literacy Strategy launched by the Ministry for Education and Employment. This strategy has both lifelong and life wide dimensions and puts emphasis on ‘intergenerational’ aspects of education, as promoted by UNESCO, which recognise the [...]
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Scheduled power suspension in Nadur on Monday

Enemalta have advised that there will be a scheduled power suspension in Nadur, Gozo, on Monday, the 22nd of July, between the hours of 8.30am and 12.00pm. The following areas will be affected by this scheduled power suspension: PJAZZA L- ARCIPRIET MARTIN CAMILLERI, TRIQ CIMCEM, TRIQ PAPA LJUN XIII, TRIQ DUN GORG PRECA, TRIQ IT- [...]
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Oil procurement: Minister Mizzi should act immediately – AD

In view of the Auditor General’s report about oil procurement practices between 2008 and 2010, which Minister Conrad Mizzi described as ‘very damning and critical,’ Alternattiva Demokratika Chairperson Prof. Arnold Cassola said, “the Minister should call in the police to investigate now and not wait to see if more oil procurement suspicions surface. Scores of [...]
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The Musical Theatre with The Gaulitanus……in Summer

The Gaulitanus Choir of Gozo will once again be presenting an open-air summer concert devoted to the musical theatre – a somewhat adapted version of the musical theatre concert which characteristically closes Gaulitana: A Festival of Music. With the collaboration of the Gozo Culture & Information Office, the concert is being held on Friday, the [...]
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Blood Donation Area open next Sunday at the Gozo Hospital

The Blood Donation Area of the Gozo General Hospital will be open next Sunday, the 28th of July, from 8.00am till 1.00pm for those who wish to make a blood donation and do not have the opportunity to do so during the week. Blood donation is sometimes taken for granted or ignored. The more blood [...]
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Agenzija Appogg calls for Supportline 179 volunteers

16,677 calls were answered by Supportline 179 volunteers during 2012 and over 200 families also benefited from the support provided by volunteers within Programme Ulied Darna within the same year. All this is thanks to the dedication and commitment of a team of volunteers within Agenzija Appogg. However, more volunteers are required and therefore the [...]
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