Archive for » April 10th, 2014«

Work resumes in Triq Ghar Ilma, Santa Lucija, Gozo

The Minister for Gozo Dr Anton Refalo, this morning announced that work had resumed in Triq Ghar Ilma, Santa Lucija. He said that the road, which forms part of the heritage trail, had been abandoned for a long time . The works include asphalting large areas of the road and Dr Refalo explained that the […]
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MHS public lecture on ‘The Cult of the Via Crucis’ by Georgina Pavia

The Malta Historical Society, as part of its Public Lecture Series 2014-2015 has organised a public lecture by Georgina Pavia on ‘The Cult of the Via Crucis,’ with particular reference to the Artistic Representations of this Religious Ritual in Maltese Parishes. This lecture, which will be delivered in English, aims to create a new interest […]
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Seminarians carry out voluntary work at Angela House Children’s Home

Seminarians from the Sacred Heart Seminary in Victoria have spent half a day carrying out voluntary work cleaning up the garden at Angela House Children’s Home in Gwardamangia, run by the Ursoline nuns, who help children facing social difficulties. The seminarians were first given a tour of the areas where refurbishment work is currently being […]
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Younger generations care about the environment – Greens EP candidates

Alternattiva Demokratika EP candidates Carmel Cacopardo and Arnold Cassola, today visited the NSTF Science Fair at MCAST. Prof. Cassola congratulated NSTF for the organisation of the Science Fair at MCAST, saying that “Malta is in dire need of students taking up science subjects and mathematics at post-secondary level to be able to work in new […]
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MUT submits Education Act feedback – launches Cyber Byllying campaign

The Malta Union of Teachers is today presenting feedback to the Education Act as part of the ongoing consultation process on reform being proposed by the Ministry for Education and Employment. The document being presented by the Union contains eleven main points, and emphasises the need for clearer distinction between political administration and professional expertise. […]
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Maltese Food & Maltese Fair for celebration in Waterlooville, UK

On Saturday, the 12th of April, the Maltese Culture Movement will be holding a function commemorating its 16th Anniversary since its foundation on 12th April 1998. All the activities will be held at the Sacred Heart of Jesus & St Peter the Apostle Church Centre, 356 London Road, Waterlooville, Hampshire. This will be the seventh […]
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3 TV stations to broadcast Diocesan Via Crucis held at Ta’ Ghammar Hill

During Holy Week, three local TV stations will be broadcasting the held last Sunday on Ta’ Ghammar Hill, at Ta’ Pinu, which was led by H.L. Mgr Mario Grech, Bishop of Gozo. The meditations of this Way of the Cross, which were published in a booklet available at the National Shrine of Ta’ Pinu, are […]
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Educational walk & tree planting for year 5 students at Hondoq

The Hands on Farming programme is organising an educational walk at Hondoq ir-Rummien, Qala on Wednesday, the 7th of May 2014. The educational walk involves an explanation of the various trees and shrubs to be encountered along the way. It will start at 9.30am and end at around noon. The event will also include planting […]
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Ghajn Tuffieha Roman Baths: Excavation open weekend

Heritage Malta has organised an ‘Excavation Open Weekend’ at Ghajn Tuffieha Roman Baths. Interested individuals who would like to participate in an authentic archaeological excavation may join the archaeological team during this weekend, Saturday, the 12th and Sunday, the 13th of April, between 7.00am and 1.00pm. Heritage Malta said that pre-booking is essential. Minimum of […]
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Emirates to hold cabin crew recruitment day later this month

Emirates Airline is holding an Open Day in Malta for cabin crew. This will take place on Sunday, the 27th of April 2014 at the Corinthia Hotel, St George’s Bay, St Julians at 9.00am sharp. The Cabin Crew Recruitment Open Day offers interested applicants the opportunity to explore their dream job and learn about living […]
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February’s industrial production up on previous month, & down on 2013

Seasonally adjusted industrial production increased by 5.1 per cent in February over the previous month. When compared to February 2013, the index of industrial production adjusted for working days went down by 0.3 per cent, the National Statistics said today. In February, the overall index of industrial production increased by 5.1 per cent to 99.7 […]
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Bank of Valletta consolidates commitment towards local heritage

Bank of Valletta has extended its role as the Main Partner of Fondazzjoni Wirt Artna (FWA), a foundation which is very much active in the field of heritage preservation and the creation of awareness about the cultural heritage of the Maltese Islands. Bank of Valletta CEO Charles Borg met Mario Farrugia, CEO of Fondazzjoni Wirt […]
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