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Rabat to Rabat Vintage Motors Festival takes place next weekend

The Federazzjoni Maltija Vetturi Antiki is organising the 6th Vintage Motors Festival which is taking place in Malta and Gozo next Saturday and Sunday, the 15th and 16th of March. Over 130 vintage vehicles are expected to participate. The event will comprise a Regularity Run starting in Rabat Malta and ending in Rabat Gozo, as […]
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JEF Malta MEP hosts Candidates’ Debate on ‘Irregular Immigration’

On Friday JEF Malta hosted an informative seminar about ‘Irregular Immigration across the Mediterranean’ as part of its campaign for the European Parliament elections ‘This Year, Your Europe,’ which was successfully launched last January. The session started with an intervention by President Christopher Scicluna who stressed the need to eliminate misconceptions about this highly-debated subject.Subsequently, […]
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50th anniversary 1st council meeting of the Russian Grand Priory of Malta

For the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of the first council meeting of the Order of St. John of Jerusalem, Knights Hospitaller, Russian Grand Priory of Malta, MaltaPost has advised that a special hand postmark will be used on Saturday, the 8th of March 2014 at Valletta Castille Square Post Office. Orders for this special […]
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MCWO celebrates International Women’s Day Saturday March 8th

Lorraine Spiteri the Chairperson of the Malta Confederation of Women’s Organisations (MCWO) has said in a statementday, “as we celebrate International Women’s Day, this week has been jam packed with events to commemorate this event. However on this day, the Malta Confederation of Women’s Organisations (MCWO), not only celebrates our womanhood, but we also remind […]
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‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’ in aid of Puttinu Cares

The Helping Hands Group is presenting the Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber musical ‘Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat’ at the Don Bosco Oratory in Victoria, Gozo, in Aid of Puttinu Cares. The Helping Hands Group, which this year celebrates the 17th anniversary since its establishment, has over the years presented a number of […]
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HSBC & MCAST Women’s Day event for victims of domestic violence

As part of International Women’s Day celebrations, HSBC Malta Foundation and MCAST Institute of Community Services treated women from domestic violence shelters to a morning of relaxation and beauty therapies, including facials, makeovers, haircuts and hairstyling. The Minister for the Family and Social Solidarity Marie Louise Coleiro Preca met with the ladies as they enjoyed […]
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Joseph Calleja: “There’s no place like Malta” a new Air Malta video

Maltese tenor drives around the islands in a red vintage sportscar and opens up about his childhood memories in latest Air Malta video. “You cannot be interested in the history of human civilisation and not come to Malta.” Maltese tenor Joseph Calleja may have travelled the world but still believes Malta is one of the […]
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MEPA employees work in UK & Germany as part of EU project

A number of MEPA employees working within the Planning and Environment Directorates have completed two and three week job shadowing experiences with four organisations in the United Kingdom and Germany as part of a project under the EU Lifelong Learning Leonardo Da Vinci Programme. This project titled ‘Building Competence in Development Management’ is one of […]
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Malta and Gozo voted as the 2nd ‘Best Diving Destination’

The Maltese Islands have been voted as the 2nd ‘Best Diving Destination’ at two separate award ceremonies that took place recently in London, namely the Diver and Sport Diver Awards, making the Maltese archipelago the top diving location in the Mediterranean. The Diver Awards 2013 were presented on the main stage at LIDS by diving […]
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‘League of Young Voters’ being launched for the European Elections

A ‘League of Young Voters’ is being launched to amplify young people’s concerns and expectations in the run-up to European elections. The initiative, a first of its kind locally, is being coordinated by Agenzija Zghazagh and the National Youth Council, with the support of the European Parliament Office in Malta. It is a pan-European movement […]
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European Parliament & Administrative Committees’ Elections

The Electoral Commission has advised that it will receive applications from persons whose names appear in the Electoral Register being published in April, 2014, to serve as Assistant Electoral Commissioners or to serve as counters, supervisors or calculators during the counting of votes in the forthcoming European Parliament and Administrative Committees’ Elections due on Saturday, […]
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9,135 students received instruction in performing arts during 2012-13

A survey among 188 schools and tutors teaching performing arts indicated that 9,135 students received a form of instruction during academic year 2012-2013, the National Statistics Office reported today. Survey results indicated that 150 respondents (schools and private tutors) offered tuition to 50 students or less, while the remaining 38 had the possibility of accommodating […]
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