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New Capuchin Provincial Minister meets the Bishop of Gozo

The new Provincial Minister of the Maltese Capuchin Friars Minor, Rev Martin Micallef OFM Cap, together with his Definitory recently met the Bishop of Gozo, H.E. Mgr Mario Grech, at the Bishop’s Curia in Victoria. It is a custom of the Maltese Capuchin Province that after the Provincial Chapter the newly elected Provincial Minister pays […]
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Call for Measure 313 – Encouragement of Tourism Activities

The Managing Authority within the Secretariat for Agriculture, Fisheries and Animal Rights, announces that the Gozo Action Group Foundation (GAGF) is launching a call for proposals under Measure 313 of the Rural Development Programme for Malta (2007-2013). The objective of this measure is to promote economic growth in rural areas and to promote the rural […]
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Call for Measure 313 – Encouragement of Tourism Activities

The Managing Authority within the Secretariat for Agriculture, Fisheries and Animal Rights, announces that the Gozo Action Group Foundation (GAGF) is launching a call for proposals under Measure 313 of the Rural Development Programme for Malta (2007-2013). The objective of this measure is to promote economic growth in rural areas and to promote the rural […]
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It is crucial that violence ends immediately – European Union

The President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy and President of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso, said in a joint statement today that, “the recent developments in Egypt and more particularly the violence of the last days, are extremely worrying. We are distressed at the loss of lives and we offer our sincere […]
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It is crucial that violence ends immediately – European Union

The President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy and President of the European Commission José Manuel Barroso, said in a joint statement today that, “the recent developments in Egypt and more particularly the violence of the last days, are extremely worrying. We are distressed at the loss of lives and we offer our sincere […]
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LifeCycle Challenge participants on their way from Malta

The Actavis LifeCycle participants left Malta this afternoon. Participants will be riding from Minsk to St. Petersburg, a total journey of 2,000km. The Parliamentary Secretary for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport greeted participants and their relatives at Malta International Airport before their departure, where they shared their enthusiasm for this experience. In a brief address, […]
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Elderly Maltese swimmer dies in Marsalforn this afternoon

An elderly Maltese swimmer died in Marsalforn this afternoon while he was swimming. The Emergency Response and Rescue Corps Lifeguards on duty said that despite the immediate basic life support provided by an off duty doctor and lifeguards, the victim sadly passed away. Today was the second day of lifeguarding duty by the ERRC in […]
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Xaghra Youth Games – Based on Malta’s history and folklore

The Xaghra Youth Games games are based on Malta’s history and folklore with titles including the building of Ggantija, Ulysse’s arrival in Gozo and the meeting with Calypso, the expulsion of the french from Malta, the Great siege of Malta and the feast of our lady of Victories. The 22nd edition of the games are […]
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A chance to donate blood next Sunday at the Gozo Hospital

The Gozo General Hospital Blood Donation Area will be open next Sunday, the 25th of August, 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 donors the […]
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Gianluca special concert entertains the crowds in Marsalforn

Gianluca Bezzina and his band entertained large crowds of locals and tourists on Saturday evening in Marsalforn for a special concert to launch the latest album by the Malta Eurovision contest winner. ‘Gozo Special Gianluca Waiting for Tomorrow,’ was the name of the concert, organised by the Gozo Culture Office, supported by the Directorate for […]
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