Archive for » May 11th, 2014«

World Union of Catholic Women’s Organisations Day celebrated in Gozo

The annual World Union of Catholic Women’s Organisations (WUCWO) Day, compered by Pauline Bezzina, was celebrated in Gozo at the Catholic Action HQ in Victoria. The Bishop of Gozo Mgr Mario Grech said Mass, during which he emphasised the role of women to promote truth allied with love and beauty – in nature, the family […]
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51st Diocesan Congress of the Holy Name Society in Gozo held in Munxar

The St Paul’s Shipwreck Parish Munxar recently hosted the 51st Diocesan Congress of the Holy Name Society in Gozo. The Congress was held over one week with the theme, ‘That with one mind, and with one mouth, you may glorify God and the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ’ (Romans 15:6). The Congress ended with […]
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AFM soldiers leave for an EU mission off the coast of Somalia

Earlier today, the AFM’s Special Duties Enhanced Boarding Team (SDEBT) made up of three Officers and nineteen other ranks embarked the Dutch Naval vessel HNLMS DE ZEVEN PROVINCIEN for their deployment off the coast of Somalia. The families of the soldiers were invited to attend the departure ceremony. They boarded the ship and shared lunch […]
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Dr. Justyne Caruana pays a Mother’s Day visit to Residenza Sant’ Anna

Today, Mothers Day, Dr. Justyne Caruana Parliamentary Secretary for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Active Ageing, paid a visit to the elderly at Residenza Sant’ Anna, in Victoria, Gozo. During her visit she congratulated all the Mothers and Grandmothers and presented them with gifts of food and flowers to mark this special day […]
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Young Europeans set policy goals to new European Parliament

Around 100 Maltese youths from various organisations, including a group from Gozo, left on Thursday to join their peers from across Europe, to participate in the European Youth Event 2014 in Strasbourg, which concluded today. The group included a number of youth organisations which were invited to participate, such as NSTF and the League of […]
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EU eyes oceans innovation as source of sustainable growth

Two thirds of our planet is covered by oceans and seas. If we manage them in a responsible manner, they can provide sources of food, medicine and energy while protecting ecosystems for generations to come. However, in order to make this possible, we need to know more about our seas and oceans. The European Commission […]
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Scheduled power suspensions in Xaghra & Xewkija on Tuesday

Enemalta has advised that due to scheduled maintenance works on the electricity grid in Gozo, there will be power cuts in (or in parts of) the following areas on Tuesday, the 13th of May between 8.30am and 2.30pm: Xaghra: DAHLA TA’ SUNARAT, DAHLA TAN- NUFFARA and DAHLA TA’ L-GHEJJUN. Xewkija: TRIQ SANTA KATERINA SQAQ NRU.3, […]
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Kempinski Hotel & Rotary Club Gozo clean-up at Dwejra on Tuesday

The Kempinski Hotel San Lawrenz in association with the Rotary Club Gozo, are organising a clean-up this coming Tuesday, the 13th of May, as part of the Ministry for Gozo campaign working for a ‘Greener and Cleaner Gozo.’ The clean-up will take place in the Dwejra area, near the Qattara, starting at 10.00am and everyone […]
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Malta and England to play at the Gozo Stadium on Monday

The next fixtures being played at the Gozo Stadium for the UEFA European Under-17 Championship, will be held on Monday, the 12th of May, with two matches that are sure to be exciting and pull in large crowds. From Group A: England will play Turkey with an 11.15am kick.off, then in the afternoon, still from […]
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Wheelchair basketball game with the disabled & MEP candidates

Dr. Justyne Caruana Parliamentary Secretary for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Active Ageing, together with Chris Agius, the Parliamentary Secretariat for Research, Innovation, Youth and Sport attended an activity ‘This Ability’ at tal- Qroqq Sports Complex. In this event candidates for the European Parliament Elections played in a Wheelchair Basketball game against people […]
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Air Malta gears up for summer with a 25% discount on selected routes

Travelling this summer just became even better value thanks to an Air Malta seat sale offering a discount of 25% on selected routes starting today. Tickets must be bought between May the 11th and 25th and the discount applies to travel between July and September 2014. The offer is valid to flights operating on these […]
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