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Gozitan Mario Agius’s sculpture exhibition opening in Mosta

In this collection entitled ‘Is-sbuhija tan-Natura’ Mario is showing a series of artworks in wood, sandstone and globigerina limestone in which he is expressing his love for capturing figurative and semi abstracted forms. Besides exploiting a variety of materials, Mario makes use of their particular features to enhance his expressionist renderings. Many of his sculptures […]
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Ferdinando Apap – BOV Player of the Month for March 2014

Xewkija Tigers defender Ferdinando Apap was selected as the BOV Player of the Month for March 2014 following his impressive performances for Xewkija Tigers in their matches in the GFA First Division League. Apart from excelling in his defensive role with the newly crowned champions, in leading the defence and neutralising the opponents’ attacking manouvers, […]
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Petrol and gas prices prices reduced and frozen

During a press conference held at the Castille this morning, the Minister for Energy and Health, Konrad Mizzi has announced that the price of fuel will be a fixed for the next eight months. The current price of petrol will be reduced by 2c and the current price of diesel will remain the same, both […]
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25 students win MaltaPost philatelic items in SAGHTAR Competition

25 students from various schools in Gozo and Malta who participated in SAGHTAR magazine competitions throughout the scholastic year were awarded with Philatelic gifts during an event held at MaltaPost Head Office in Marsa. The recognition awarded to these students for correctly answering questions related to Philately included subscriptions for first day covers of stamps […]
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Inbound Tourist Trips increased by 7.3% in March 2014

Total inbound tourist trips for March were estimated at 97,800, an increase of 7.3 per cent when compared to the corresponding month in 2013. Excluding the passengers who stayed overnight on board their berthed cruise ship, this increase amounted to 9.5 per cent. A total of 74,445 inbound visits were carried out for holiday purposes, […]
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Celebrating 175 years of the arrival of the first titular statue in Gozo

As part of the celebrations being held in Gozo to mark the 175th Anniversary since the advent of the statue and devotee of St. George, the first titular statue of the island, the Basilica of St. George in Victoria is organizing two activities of an academic and cultural nature related to this anniversary. 1. Friday […]
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