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Spring hunting marked by intimidation & denial of illegal hunting – BLM

In a press conference held at Is-Simar Nature Reserve BirdLife Malta addressed the issues of enforcement, police cooperation and illegal hunting during the recent spring hunting derogation. Steve Micklewright, BirdLife Malta Executive Director, said this year’s spring hunting season had attracted international attention due to Malta’s abuse of the EU Birds Directive. “Unfortunately this opportunity […]
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Ghaziza Ommi – A Mother’s Day Spectacular at the Teatru Astra

The La Stella Philharmonic Society, of Victoria, Gozo, will be staging a spectacular Mother’s Day theatre extravaganza on Saturday 10th May 2014 at 8.00pm at the Teatru Astra. This production of music, song, dance and drama involves the participation of a cast of around a hundred performers of all ages. Among others the night’s performances […]
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Minister announces that more government work is to be based in Gozo

The Minister for Gozo, Dr. Anton Refalo has announced that more personnel working in the public sector in Malta will start operating from Gozo staffing various government departments . The Ministry said it is committed to continue to generate mork work in Gozo, this commitment was taken very seriously and the results are already being […]
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Liquigas introduces new and easier seals on its gas cylinders

Liquigas Malta is introducing new seals on all its gas cylinders as from Monday 5th May 2014 offering a simpler and more convenient system for consumers to take off the seal before use and to help customers to distinguish between genuine and fake seals. This is part of Liquigas ongoing commitment to ensure safety, quality […]
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There were five traffic fatalities in the first quarter this year

In the first quarter reported traffic accidents reached 3,244, a decrease of 4.6 per cent over the corresponding period last year. Decreases were recorded in most districts, except in the Southern Harbour with an increase of 8.5 per cent. The Northern Harbour district registered most accidents – 1,206 cases, or 37.2 per cent of the […]
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RS2 to start operations in Gozo with €1 Million Investment & 100 Jobs

Further to our report in March, the Minister for Gozo, Dr Anton Refalo, has finalised an agreement with the company RS2, which provides global services in the systems management of credit cards and other allied services, to commence operations with an initial investment of 1 million Euros and the creation of 100 new jobs in […]
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MaltaPost to issue new stamp set – EUROPA – ‘National Musical Instruments’

On the 9th of May 2014, MaltaPost will issue a set of two stamps depicting traditional Maltese musical instruments. One of the stamps will also be participating in this year’s EUROPA stamp competition themed -”National Music Instruments”. The EUROPA stamp issues encourage cooperation between European postal operators, by creating awareness of Europe’s common roots, culture […]
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