Archive for » July 24th, 2013«

AFM deploys troops to Somalia on EU anti-piracy mission

This morning the AFM’s Special Duties Enhanced Boarding Team (SDEBT) made up of three Officers and 19 Other Ranks gathered at Maritime Squadron before leaving for their deployment off the coast of Somalia. Visibly moved and holding Maltese flags, the families of the soldiers, attended this morning’s informal farewell event. The Minister Dr Manuel Mallia [...]
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AFM deploys troops to Somalia on EU anti-piracy mission

This morning the AFM’s Special Duties Enhanced Boarding Team (SDEBT) made up of three Officers and 19 Other Ranks gathered at Maritime Squadron before leaving for their deployment off the coast of Somalia. Visibly moved and holding Maltese flags, the families of the soldiers, attended this morning’s informal farewell event. The Minister Dr Manuel Mallia [...]
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Meet the artist – To encourage children in a love for the arts

‘Meet the artist’ is a new initiative by the Gozo Culture Office “to help instill in children a love for the arts and creativity.” Children attending the Don Bosco Oratory Summer Club in Victoria, recently had the opportunity to meet the artist Justin Fazon, who has just concluded an exhibition of his works at the [...]
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Meet the artist – To encourage children in a love for the arts

‘Meet the artist’ is a new initiative by the Gozo Culture Office “to help instill in children a love for the arts and creativity.” Children attending the Don Bosco Oratory Summer Club in Victoria, recently had the opportunity to meet the artist Justin Fazon, who has just concluded an exhibition of his works at the [...]
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Arkadia’s latest awareness campaign on the beauty of Gozo

Arkadia has recently launched an innovative summer initiative to assist in promoting the beauty of the island of Gozo. The name of the promotional campaign is #gozohangouts. Arkadia said that the campaign encourages people to share their own Gozo experience by posting photos with their smartphone through Instagram and/or Facebook. Participation is quite simple where [...]
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Arkadia’s latest awareness campaign on the beauty of Gozo

Arkadia has recently launched an innovative summer initiative to assist in promoting the beauty of the island of Gozo. The name of the promotional campaign is #gozohangouts. Arkadia said that the campaign encourages people to share their own Gozo experience by posting photos with their smartphone through Instagram and/or Facebook. Participation is quite simple where [...]
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Children to benefit from ‘Hands on Heritage Programme’

Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna has launched the 2013 edition of the ‘Hands on Heritage’ educational programme. Targeting school children, this programme is focused on getting them more engaged with their rich cultural heritage, by literally providing them to experience episodes from our past. This programme forms part of the collaboration between the FWA and Bank of [...]
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Children to benefit from ‘Hands on Heritage Programme’

Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna has launched the 2013 edition of the ‘Hands on Heritage’ educational programme. Targeting school children, this programme is focused on getting them more engaged with their rich cultural heritage, by literally providing them to experience episodes from our past. This programme forms part of the collaboration between the FWA and Bank of [...]
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Armed Forces of Malta to acquire new twin engine helicopter

The Armed Forces of Malta will, in the near future, acquire a new twin engine helicopter following a contract signed with AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company. The AW139, an intermediate class helicopter will amongst other perform border control tasks and SAR missions. The contract also includes a training package for pilots and technicians. The helicopter will [...]
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Armed Forces of Malta to acquire new twin engine helicopter

The Armed Forces of Malta will, in the near future, acquire a new twin engine helicopter following a contract signed with AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company. The AW139, an intermediate class helicopter will amongst other perform border control tasks and SAR missions. The contract also includes a training package for pilots and technicians. The helicopter will [...]
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Environmental Health warning on hot children’s milk drink

The Environmental Health Directorate within the Superintendence of Public Health has said that following information received via the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed, the following product is not to be consumed since importation of this product within the European Union is illegal. Product Description: Hot Kid Milk Beverage Brand: Want Want Origin: China [...]
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Environmental Health warning on hot children’s milk drink

The Environmental Health Directorate within the Superintendence of Public Health has said that following information received via the Rapid Alert System for Food and Feed, the following product is not to be consumed since importation of this product within the European Union is illegal. Product Description: Hot Kid Milk Beverage Brand: Want Want Origin: China [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Ghasri and Ghajnsielem

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in the villages of Ghasri and Ghajnsielem, Gozo, on Friday, the 26th of July between the hours of 8.30am and 12.00pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Ghasri: TRIQ L- GHARB, TRIQ TAL-HAMIMIET and TRIQ IL-PAPA GWANNI PAWLU 2. Ghajnsielem: [...]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Ghasri and Ghajnsielem

Enemalta have advised that there will be scheduled power suspensions in the villages of Ghasri and Ghajnsielem, Gozo, on Friday, the 26th of July between the hours of 8.30am and 12.00pm. The following areas will be affected by these scheduled power suspensions: Ghasri: TRIQ L- GHARB, TRIQ TAL-HAMIMIET and TRIQ IL-PAPA GWANNI PAWLU 2. Ghajnsielem: [...]
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