Archive for » February 4th, 2014«

Order of Malta Volunteers in Gozo support Catholic mission in Russia

The Order of Malta Volunteers in Gozo (OMVG), have for the fourth consecutive year, supported a Catholic Mission in Russia. Based in Tula and led by OMVG long-time collaborator, Dr Oleg Siliyanov, Russian Maltese Aid provides assistance to a Catholic Parish which has been serving the big city for a number of years. Orphans from […]
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Gozo Tourism Association to hold its Annual General Meeting

The Gozo Tourism Association will be holding its Annual General Meeting, on Friday the 21st of February 2014. The AGM starts at 9.30am (registration time 9.00am) and is taking place at the Vini e Caprici Complex, Gozitano Building, Mgarr Road, Xewkija.
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Gozo SPCA appeals for help to trace owner of this friendly young dog

The Gozo SPCA is appealing for help in finding the owner of this very friendly, small cross breed dog found wandering in Qala today, she is thought to be about a year old. She is not micro chipped and has no collar. The dog is currently in the Centre in Victoria. If anybody is willing […]
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Magro Brothers participates in Bologna Exhibition and Conference

Magro Brothers recently took part in the 10th edition of the ‘MARCA’ Conference and Exhibition held in Bologna, which specialises in, and is completely dedicated to, the private label, which this year had 350 companies taking part. Exhibiting on its new stand for the fair, Magro said that it was able to introduce the Italian […]
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‘The Brigadier & Bali de Tigné’ – MHS public lecture with Fleur Brincat

The Malta Historical Society, as part of its Public Lecture Series 2013 – 2014, it orgainsing a public lecture, entitled, ‘The Brigadier & Bali de Tigné: Two French Military Engineers in 18th Century Malta,’ which will be delivered by Fleur Brincat. Sebastien Le Prestre de Vauban, France’s most celebrated military engineer, was largely responsible for […]
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Government publishes guidelines on Sexuality & Relationships Education

During a press conference earlier today, the Ministry for Education and Employment launched the ‘Guidelines on Sexuality and Relationships Education in Maltese schools’ with the aim of further helping educators address the sensitive issue of sexual and relationships education. These guidelines have been published to offer all teachers, in both the Primary and the Secondary […]
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Scheduled power suspension in the village of Xaghra on Thursday

Enemalta has advised that due to scheduled maintenance works on the electricity grid in Gozo, there will be power cuts in (or in parts of) the following areas on Thursday, the 6th of February, between the hours of 8.30am and 3.00pm. Xaghra: TRIQ MARSALFORN, TRIQ TAL- MASRI and DAHLA TA’ NENUS.
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Ferry cancellations leave Gozo isolated for most of Sunday – GBC & GTA

The Gozo Business Chamber and the Gozo Tourism Association, in a joint statement today said that “due to the prevailing rough seas, the Gozo Channel had to cancel a considerable number of trips on Sunday 2nd February, 2014. Because of this Gozo was left isolated for the good part of Sunday, resulting in a large […]
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Malta should take a clear position against dumping chemical weapons

“The Government should take a clear position against the dumping of 800 tonnes of Syrian biohazard chemical weapons in international waters between Italy, Malta and Greece,” said Zminijietna – Voice of the Left. It added that “the transfer of the weapons from a Danish ship to a specialised American processing vessel is due to take […]
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Claims for non-fatal accidents at work up by 80 compared to 2012

Claims with respect to non-fatal accidents at work during the fourth quarter last year increased by 80 cases compared to the corresponding period in 2012. One fatal accident at work was recorded, the National Statistics Office has said today. Administrative data provided by the Department of Social Security indicate that between October and December 2013, […]
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Air Malta seat sale – 25% discount launched on Germany & Austria

Air Malta has just launched a campaign offering a 25% discount on flights to/from Malta, to Germany and Austria. The sale will be open up until this Sunday, the 9th February and closes at 23:59hrs, Malta time. The airline said that tickets purchased through this offer are valid for travel till 31st March 2014. This […]
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