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Free mosaic workshop this Saturday in Gozo with Mary Portelli

This coming Saturday there will be a free Mosaic Workshop for adults and youngsters aged 10 and over. with Mary Portelli of Gozo Mosaic, at the Villa Rundle Gardens in Victoria The workshop, which will use recycled material, is taking place from 9 till noon and is supported by ‘Give me Gozo-Greener and Cleaner’ Campaign. […]
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POYC is not subjected to political discrimination in its operations – Ministry

A meeting took place today between the Chamber of Pharmacists, the GRTU Healthcare Division, the Ministry and Parliamentary Secretariat responsible for Health. In a statement by the Ministry said that all parties are committed to the Pharmacy of your Choice initiative and its evolution. The Chamber of Pharmacists and GRTU stated clearly “that they have […]
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Xaghra annual hill climb races organised by the Island Car Club

The annual hill climb car races are to be held once again in Xaghra. This event is being organised by the Island Car Club and will take place on Saturday the 17th and Sunday, the 18th of May. Saturday’s event will be held between 2pm and 6pm while Sunday’s event will be held between 8am […]
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Our changing Marine Biodiversity: Jellyfish blooms proliferation & mitigation

The International Day for Biological Diversity proclaimed by The United Nations to be celebrated on the 22nd of May aims at increasing understanding and awareness of biodiversity issues. Issues that increasingly bring to the fore problems linked to decreasing and changing biodiversity. Small island states are among the most vulnerable to these changes and the […]
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GO delivers strong 2013 financial results & declares dividend of €0.07

GO delivered a strong set of results for the year ended 31st December 2013, with revenues of €122 million, profit from core trading operations amounting to €18.0 million and net cash from operations of almost €40 million. This was announced by GO chairman Deepak Padmanabhan at the company’s annual general meeting held on 6 May […]
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Nadur’s Elton Da Silva is BOV GFA Player of the Month for April

Nadur Youngsters’ forward Elton Da Silva is the BOV GFA Player of the Month for April 2014. Da Silva was selected for this award following his excellent performances in the BOV GFA Cup final and the Super Cup. Apart from being a key player in his team winning these two awards, Elton da Silva was […]
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Stock of licensed motor vehicles up by 0.7% on previous quarter

At the end of March, the stock of licensed motor vehicles stood at 325,158, up by 0.7 per cent over the previous quarter, the National Statistics Office said today. Of these, 79.3 per cent were passenger cars, 14.3 per cent were commercial vehicles, 5.3 per cent were motorcycles, while buses and minibuses accounted for less […]
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The next ten years are crucial for farming community – Alfred Sant

Former Prime Minister Alfred Sant said that the coming ten years will be crucial to the survival or otherwise of the Maltese farming community. The EP candidate stated that the major challenge facing Maltese agriculture was to make farming a paying proposition once again, while observing EU policies in the sector. “This can best be […]
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Hunting in Spring: politicians should be clear with the electorate, says AD

In view of Opposition Leader Simon Busuttil’s declaration that ‘politicians should stay out of the spring hunting debate because the decision rested on the will of the people in a referendum,’ Alternattiva Demokratika Chairperson, Prof. Arnold Cassola, said, “whilst it is clear that the spring hunting issue will be decided by the people in the […]
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Public Consultation launched on National Standards for Persons with Disabilities

Parliamentary Secretary for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Active Ageing, Justyne Caruana, has launched the National Standards for Housing for Persons with Disabilities which is now open for public consultation, this consultation will remain open until the 5th of June 2014. The Parliamentary Secretary said that as was previously announced in the Consultative […]
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Enemalta scheduled power suspensions in Xaghra and Xewkija on Wednesday

Enemalta have advised that due to scheduled maintenance works on the electricity grid there will be power cuts in Xaghra and Xewkija on Wednesday the 7th of May 2014: In Xaghra from 8.30am to 2.30pm at Triq Guzeppi Rapa, Triq It-Tigrija, and Triq l-Arcipriet Guzepp Diacono. In Xewkija from 8.30am to 2.30pm at Triq Id-Dar […]
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