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Gozo School of Art participates in Grundtvig Programme ‘Be Unique’

Encouraged by the excellent rating achieved, and the benefits acquired by its participation in a project taken under the Leonardo Da Vinci Programme, the Gozo School of Art Education Directorate LifeLong Learning is participating in a project under the Grundtvig Programme offered by the EUPA (European Union Programmes Agency) ‘Be Unique.’ ‘Be Unique’ is about […]
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OHSA publishes Papadakis Report on Delimara gas storage facility

Development of Consultation Zones for the proposed Combined Cycle Gas Turbine, Regasification Unit and LNG Storage facilities and existing Delimara Power Station OHSA, the Occupational Health and Safety Authority, has published the report prepared by Dr. Georgios Papadakis MSc, PhD (Gap Analysis S.A., Athens, Greece) concerning the development of Consultation Zones to be used for […]
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Oil painting of St Francis presented at Fondazzjoni Belt Victoria’s AGM

The Annual General Meeting of Fondazzjoni Belt Victoria opened the series of events organised to celebrate the first anniversary of the Inauguration of Il-Hagar | Heart of Gozo Museum, in St George’s Square, Victoria. Chair Antoine Vassallo launched the ‘Il-Hagar Roll of Honour’ scheme for exhibit donors and an oil showing St Francis was donated […]
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Riding 1,000km for Cancer Research – ALIVE2014 Cycling Challenge

Next July, the second edition of the Malta Airport – ALIVE2014 Cycling Challenge for Cancer will take 45 cyclists from Malta, including 12 female participants, across five European cities: from Prague to Vienna to Bratislava to Budapest and finally to Belgrade. A total of over 1,000km will be covered in just seven days. The funds […]
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Communists support Government’s new ‘Child Supplement’ scheme

The Communist Party of Malta said in a statment today that it supports the social measure announced by the Government under the new scheme ‘Child Supplement,’ aimed to help families with children at risk of poverty. The policy will be applicable to families who earn under €11,000 and single parents who earn under €9,000. The […]
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Gozitan family run businesses need further encouragement, says Sant

Former Prime Minister Alfred Sant said today that enterprises in which family members in Gozo worked needed further encouragement. They also needed to be protected from too many rules and regulations that simply create bureaucratic problems without improving the work situation. “Unfortunately the European Union could be a source from where such rules and regulations […]
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Proposed amendments to the Trust and Trustees Act announced

“The amendments being proposed to the Trust and Trustees Act are aimed at achieving a balance between making Malta a more attractive trust domicile, through the introduction of new features such as the concept of family trusts, whilst ensuring that the necessary safeguards are in place through the re-enforcement of the relevant regulatory regime,” Finance […]
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Gaulitana: A Festival of Music 2014 full programme details announced

The annual Easter-time festival, The Gaulitana Festival of Music, organised by the Gaulitanus Choir, this year will include various concerts displaying a variety of styles by an international list of performers around different venues in Gozo. These include a concluding concert featuring the Gaulitanus Choir, Soloists and Orchestra featuring Messa Papa Giovanni XXIII by Joseph […]
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ETC Gozo Annual General Meeting – Offices closed on Friday in Gozo

The Employment and Training Corporation has advised that tomorrow, Friday the 7th of March, the ETC’s offices in Gozo will be closed, as it will be holding its Annual General Meeting in Gozo.
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Gozo Regional Carnival 2014 official results now published

The official results for the Gozo Regional Carnival 2014 have now been published by the National and Culture and InformationOffice within the Ministry for Gozo. Dispite the cold and wet weather over the weekend, it did not discourage the large numbers of Maltese that crossed over for the 2014 Carnival weekend in Gozo, visiting Victoria, […]
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GO launches Limitless Duo Pack; extends to fixed lines phones & internet

GO has launched its Limitless Duo Pack, offering customers Limitless calls to fixed line numbers and Limitless Internet downloads for just €20 per month. “Until 30th April 2014, new subscribers will also benefit from six free months of Internet, delivering savings of up to €120.” The company added that as part of Limitless Duo Pack, […]
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October’s full-time & part-time employment both increased on 2012

In October 2013, full-time employment increased by 3.2 per cent when compared to the corresponding month in 2012, the National Statistics Office said today. Administrative data provided by the Employment and Training Corporation show that over a period of one year to October 2013, the labour supply increased by 3.4 per cent, reaching 164,792. This […]
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