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Spectator events in Marsalforn with water polo at Otters

Marsalforn is a very popular resort in summer for locals as well as tourists and one of the exciting spectator events that is enjoyed by all are the water polo matches that take place at Otters A.S.C. The Otters A.S.C. (Aquatic Sports Club), which is based in Marsalforn, started over 40 years ago and is [...]
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5th edition of the Malta International Choir Festival

The Ministry for Tourism together with the Malta Tourism Authority and Interkultur of Germany would like to announce the 5th edition of the Malta International Choir Festival that will be held between the 31st of October and the 3rd of November. This year Malta will be hosting a record number of approximately 40 choirs from [...]
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Gozo SPCA needs urgent help to trace owner of this Husky

Gozo SPCA are appealing for urgent help in tracing the owner of this Malamute Husky which has been wandering around the village of Ghajnsielem for the past few days. The dog has now been picked up by the Gozo SPCA and is at the Centre in Victoria. He is micro chipped but it has not [...]
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New hospitals discharge liason service to be introduced

The Ministry for Health, through the Directorate for Nursing Services, is implementing an EU funded Project under the European Social Fund (ESF), ‘Training Health Care Professionals for Integrating Acute and Community Care’ will train nurses and midwives in the concept of patient discharge planning through a combination of job-shadowing and academic training, to be received [...]
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Briguglio talks to the BBC world service on green economics

Sociologist Michael Briguglio addressed the international conference on green economics, organised by the Green Economics Institute, at the University of Oxford and at the Oxford Union Debating Society. Briguglio presented a case study on Maltese and European environmental NGOs from his PhD thesis and also formed part of a panel on austerity in Mediterranean countries [...]
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Giuseppe Cali’ mono-painting exhibition’ in Victoria this week

An exhibition of the prestigious painting by Giuseppe Cali’ depicting the Death of Dragut is being organised by the National & Regional Celebrations Committee (Ministry for Gozo), courtesy of Heritage Malta to commemorate the Seige of Gozo in July 1551. The painting which will be exhibited was one of Cali`s works that really made his [...]
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Cruise passenger traffic down by 36.9% in Q2 of this year

Total cruise passenger traffic during the second quarter amounted to 116,763, a drop of 36.9 per cent over the corresponding period last year. There were 80 cruise liner calls during the quarter, compared to 113 last year. The National Statistics Office issued the figures today and said that the decline in cruise passenger traffic was [...]
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The Malta University Press launches four new books

The Malta University Press recently launched four new books at the Aula Magna, Valletta Campus. The event was introduced by Prof. Henry Frendo, Chairman of the Editorial Board of the University of Malta. Prof. Frendo welcomed the guests present and listed some of the major works published by MUP in the last few years. Ms [...]
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