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Phase One of a $1.24 million Alter Aqua project finalised in Gozo

A press conference was held today by The Minister for Gozo, Dr Anton Refalo and The Coca Cola Foundation, who have finalised Phase One of a $1.24 million Alter Aqua project to tackle the Maltese islands’ water deficit and make better use of rainwater and the reuse of grey water, where they explained how the […]
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Persons who have not yet received their voting document

The Electoral Commission has advised that those persons whose name appears in the Election Register published on 7th April, 2014, subject to additions, deletions and corrections ordered by the revising officer, may call personally at their Local Police Station to collect their voting document by showing their Identity Card or Residence Document as follows: from […]
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Policy for Gozo has been & will remain work in Gozo for Gozitans – PM

“When I said that there was a desire for change in Gozo, no one believed me, because they said that Gozitans never change; but Gozitans are looking to the future and today they have given back tenfold the faith I have in them. I am certain that Gozo can yet again deliver a strong message […]
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Malta Airport reports record for April with 13.7% passenger increase

Malta International Airport has said that in April it hosted a total of 376,935 passengers, resulting in an increase of 13.7 per cent when compared to the same period last year. The airport said that traffic figures for April are comparable to those achieved in June 2012 (375,294 passengers) “clearly showing that the efforts undertaken […]
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MaltaPost to participate at Stamp Exhibition in Germany

MaltaPost will be participating in the Essen stamp fair 2014 in Essen Germany. The Essen stamp fair is a yearly event where international postal operators showcase their countries’ various philatelic publications. MaltaPost’s Philatelic Bureau will be featuring a variety of Maltese stamps related to popular themes such as history and architecture. For this special event, […]
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CABS find ‘bird cemetery’ in Mizieb & Quail trapping site on Gozo

Volunteers of the Committee Against Bird Slaughter (CABS) have found another ´bird cemetery´ in the Mizieb woodland, the organisation said today. According to CABS the remains of a total of 10 protected birds – 5 Marsh Harriers, 1 Montagu´s Harrier, 1 Honey Buzzard, 1 Hoopoe, 1 Nightjar and a Cuckoo – have been found concealed […]
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New European Economic Forecast details for Malta released

The European Economic Forecast for Winter 2014 has just been released, overall it forecasts thatvEurope’s economic recovery, which began in the second quarter of 2013, is expected to continue spreading across countries and gaining strength while at the same time becoming more balanced across growth drivers. As it is typical following deep financial crises, however, […]
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In 2013 the number of Registered Business Units rose by 1.4% over 2012

In 2013, registered business units amounted to 71,629, an increase of 1.4 per cent, or 1,002, over the number of business units recorded in 2012. By economic activity, the number of business units in wholesale and retail trade, except that of motor vehicles (NACE divisions 46 and 47 combined), amounted to 19.6 per cent of […]
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GO boosts value for mobile customers on Limitless plans

GO customers on Limitless Pay Monthly mobile plans are, from this week, receiving additional benefits including more SMS and more talk time for free. In addition, all mobile customers on Limitless 25, Limitless 35, Limitless 60 and Limitless 99 will receive double the allowance on mobile internet downloads for the months of May and June. […]
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Gozo needs large scale project to create economic momentum – Alfred Sant

During a whistlestop tour of Gozo conducted by MEP election candidate Alfred Sant yesterday, a theme that recurred in discussions concerned the need for a new large scale project to be launched in Gozo in order to create economic momentum. During the tour, which covered Qala, Nadur, Xaghra, Marsalforn, Victoria, Sannat and Xewkija, Dr. Sant […]
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