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Over €3 million injected into the Gozitan economy, Gozo Minister

“More than € 3 million has been injected into the Gozitan economy thanks to innovative initiatives carried out by the Government. The Minister for Gozo, Dr Refalo stated this during a press conference on on the work of the Government in the field of tourism in Gozo during 2013. The Minister announced that nine companies […]
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Opportunity to learn Spanish: New course starting in April

A 15-week course is available in Gozo to learn Spanish, which will consist of three contact hours weekly and 30 minutes of general counselling service, starting in April 2014 until July 2014.. The entry requirements are for applicants to be over 18 year old, there is no particular entry course requirement necessary for this level […]
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NIKI’s inaugural Vienna – Malta flight arrives at MIA

The first scheduled NIKI service from Vienna to Malta Airport touched down today, the 30th of March. The Austrian airline, part of the airberlin group, will initially offer three weekly services from Vienna to Malta. Visitors from Malta can fly direct to Vienna on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays leaving Malta at 14:05 pm and landing […]
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Energy tariffs to be reduced as from Monday – Dr Konrad Mizzi

Dr Konrad Mizzi, the Energy and Health Minister, said today that energy tariffs will be reduced as from tomorrow, “therefore fulfilling the Government’s election pledge.” Consumers will pay 25% less on average, he said. Speaking a a press conference in Zurrieq, Dr Mizzi added that as from Monday, the 31st of March, consumers will pay […]
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Scheduled power suspension in Nadur on Tuesday

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 of Nadur on Tuesday, the 1st of April. 8.30am-3.00pm: TRIQ TAZ- ZRAJK, TREJQET IL- QORTI TA’ L-UQIJA, TRIQ TAL- HANAQ, TRIQ TAD- DURU, TREJQET TA’ MAJZA, TRIQ […]
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Tourism is an important pillar of the economy in Gozo – Stefano Mallia

Stefano Mallia, PN candidate for the upcoming MEP elections, recently met with the CEO of the Gozo Tourism Association Joe Muscat, along with members of its Executive Council Mr Mallia said that tourism will always be “an important pillar of the economy in Gozo but the sector needs continuous investment and a can do mentality […]
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Eleven countries exceed air pollutant emission limits

The European Environment Agency has said that air pollutants are still being emitted above legal limits in the EU. Recent data from the EU Member States shows that a number of countries continued to breach their emission ceilings in 2012. Under the National Emission Ceilings (NEC) Directive, EU Member States have individual emission limits, known […]
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‘Noah’ chosen as the first film for FAA’s fundraising film night

Flimkien ghal Ambjent Ahjar has chosen the film ‘Noah’ for its first film night, which is to be held on Friday, the 11th of April 2014. FAA said that “inspired by the original story of courage, sacrifice and hope, this film’s strong performances and wide-screen sweeping visuals tell this timeless tale on an impressive but […]
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Health Awareness Day on Monday at the Arkadia Complex

A Health Awareness Day is being hosted by the Arkadia Commercial Centre in Victoria, Gozo, organised by the Health Awareness Committee within the Gozo General Hospital. The event will provide the general public with the opportunity to get hands-on testing and advice from the professional staff of the Gozo Hospital and will be offering various […]
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British Airways recommences its daily Gatwick – Malta flights

British Airways, today recommences its scheduled flights from Malta to London Gatwick. British Airways will transport up to 145 passengers daily on its Boeing 737 and Airbus 319/320 aircraft. Peter Simpson, British Airways’ director Gatwick, said, “We are delighted to re-launch services to Malta, one of the most popular tourist destinations in the Mediterranean, in […]
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