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Dr Miriam Dalli elected as MEP in the 23rd count with 37,533 votes

Dr Miriam Dalli (Partit Laburista) was elected to the European Parliament earlier this evening, on the 23rd count with 37,533 votes. Dr Dalli is the third candidate to be elected after almost three days of counting at the Naxxar Counting Hall. This was the first election that Dr Dalli had contested. At the end of […]
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Alive Charity Foundation Gozo hike raises funds for breast cancer research

Last Sunday a charity hike took place to raise funds for the Alive Charity Foundation. Organised by Louis Debattista, the hikers covered 14 kms from Mgarr to Ramla Bay. Louis said that it was a nice long hike which took about 5 hours to complete. “It was a quite sunny but we all were prepare […]
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Alive Charity Foundation Gozo hike raises funds for breast cancer research

Last Sunday a charity hike took place to raise funds for the Alive Charity Foundation. Organised by Louis Debattista, the hikers covered 14 kms from Mgarr to Ramla Bay. Louis said that it was a nice long hike which took about 5 hours to complete. “It was a quite sunny but we all were prepare […]
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The JP2 Foundation anniversary commemoration held at Ta’ Pinu

The JP2 Foundation, together with the Basilica of Our Lady of Ta’ Pinu, recalled the 24th anniversary since Pope John Paul II, visited the Shrine and celebrated the first Pontiff Mass on the Maltese Island. It was at the end of the Holy Eucharist Celebration, when the Rector of that time, Mgr Benedict Camilleri has […]
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The next five years will be challenging for Europe, says Alfred Sant

Alfred Sant said today that the next five years will be challenging for Europe because tough choices will have to be made – between “more Europe” to make the Euro Zone especially more effective technically or “less Europe” to protect the European social model which in the past few years has been downsized. Malta has […]
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Enemalta scheduled power suspension in Xewkija on Friday

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 of Xewkija, on Friday, the 30th of May, between 8.30am and 3.00pm. TRIQ L- IBISKU, TRIQ TAL- HAMRIJA, TRIQ IL- GIZI, TRIQ IL- GLADJOLI and VJAL IL- […]
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MUT announces Triennial General Conference and 95th Anniversary

The Malta Union of Teachers today announced its Triennial General Conference with the theme “Challenges Faced by European Educators’ Unions”, which will be held on Friday, the 30th of May. This conference, to be addressed by the Prime Minister, the Leader of Opposition and by the ETUCE European Director Mr. Martin Rømer together with MUT […]
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Malta and Gozo’s bathing sites deemed 99% ‘excellent’ – EEA Report

Malta and Gozo’s bathing sites were, deemed 99% ‘excellent,’ the second cleanest in the EU according to the Annual Bathing Quality Report from the European Environment Agency (EEA). Joint leaders were Cyprus and Luxembourg, both ‘excellent.’ The bathing water report for Malta and Gozo is available for download here. The water at Europe’s beaches, rivers […]
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Youth Exchange available in Gothenburg organised by Pulse

Students organisation Pulse, said that it is pleased to offer students aged 16-18 a fantastic opportunity to participate in a Youth Exchange in Gothenburg, Sweden this July. This exchange was coordinated by Pulse throughout the last few months, and will be led by one of their tour leaders. The activities will be focused on sports […]
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Non-fatal accident at work claims increased by 2.2% in the first quarter

Claims in respect of non-fatal accidents at work in the first quarter increased by 14, or 2.2 per cent, compared to the corresponding period last year. One fatal accident at work was reported, the National Statistics Office said today. Administrative records show that 657 persons were involved in a non-fatal accident at work in the […]
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Roberta Metsola re-elected as MEP on the 16th count with 38,442 votes

Roberta Metsola (Partit Nazzjonalista) was re-elected as an MEP on the 16th count with 38,442 votes, the quota was 35,979. She is the first PN candidate to be elected from Saturday’s elections Metsola, speaking at the Naxxar Counting Hall said, “I am very proud to be the first PN candidate to have just been elected […]
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