Malta Gozo News

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 10:03:09 +0000
Gozo sewage outfall replacement section crossing on barge today
The Gozo sewage outfall replacement section to start the repairs will be sailing on a barge from Grand...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 09:35:28 +0000
Applications close Friday for hostels in Malta for Gozitan students
The Gozo Diocese has said that applications close in the coming week for Gozitan students studying in Malta...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 08:54:45 +0000
Second night of Delicata Wine Festival gets Nadur belvedere rocking
Day two of the Delicata Wine Festival in Nadur again attracted hundreds of visitors to the Gnien il-Kunsill...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 14:32:50 +0000
European Mobility Week in Gozo – Walk With Us programme of events
Gozo will be hosting a full programme of events for European Mobility Week 2019. This year the theme...

Sat, 24 Aug 2019 14:10:30 +0000
Please help others in need by making a blood donation
“The frequent number of accident, including in Gozo, means that the need for blood never stops,” the National...

Malta Independent

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:30:00 +0200
Fourth ferry renders vehicle tunnel necessity questionable - Gozo Tourism Association CEO
The introduction of a fast ferry service, an air link and the current fourth ferry will improve tourism in Gozo and resolve connectivity issues, Gozo Tourism Association CEO Joe Muscat told The Malta Independent on Sunday, adding that it puts into qu...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 10:30:00 +0200
Tourism ministry again rejects FOI request on Konrad Mizzi’s Dubai trips
The Ministry for Tourism has, once again, refused a freedom of information request filed by The Malta Independent concerning trips Minister Konrad Mizzi made to Dubai, particularly one in August 2015.The request was refused on the grounds that it &ld...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 09:30:00 +0200
ERA investigating extent of pruning interventions on Santa Luċija trees
The Environment and Resources Authority (ERA) is investigating the extent to which trees in Santa Luċija were pruned before being transplanted for possible breaches of the authority’s Guidelines on Works Involving Trees, The Malta Independ...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 13:06:00 +0200
Elderly couple from Mosta killed in accident in Australia
An elderly couple, originally from Mosta but that live in Sydney, Australia lost their lives in a car accident in Doonside, on Saturday evening.Carmen Sant, 81, was certified dead at the scene whilst her husband Frank Sant, 83, died on Sunday morning...

Sun, 25 Aug 2019 11:00:00 +0200
Tal-Magħtab Construction applies to sanction facilities, over 20 years after they were built
An application on the site of Tal-Magħtab Construction on Triq ir-Ramla, Magħtab, has been filed to sanction structures which were never permitted to be built, some of which have been the subject of enforcement notices since 1996. The compa...

Malta Today

Sun,25 Aug 2019 13:15:32 +0200
Rise in STDs from massage parlours consequence of government’s removal of licence requirement - PN
Government should regularise massage parlours immediately if it wants to fight human trafficking, Nationalist Party says

Sun,25 Aug 2019 10:40:52 +0200
Malta showing it is being reasonable in its approach to migration - Prime Minister
Relocation to France of 150 of the 356 migrants aboard the Ocean Viking who were brought in to Malta will be EU's biggest ever, Joseph Muscat says

Sun,25 Aug 2019 10:30:00 +0200
Magistrate rapped for ethics breach in judgement that cleared man of illegal trapping charges
Public’s right to know: judges’ watchdog does not want ethics breach decision on magistrate to be published

Sun,25 Aug 2019 09:57:13 +0200
[WATCH] Greasy does it! St Julian’s Gostra competition wraps up
Competitors run up the Gostra greasy pole to catch one of the tricolor flags - last event is Sunday afternoon at 5pm

Sun,25 Aug 2019 09:40:00 +0200
Comic without a Clews: centenary of the great Maltese entertainer
RAPHAEL VASSALLO looks back upon almost 70 years of uninterrupted comic genius by the actor, entertainer, playwright and journalist Charles Clews, who died in 2009 at the age of 89

Times of Malta

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 18:49:00 +0200
NBA star Tony Parker announces retirement
Former San Antonio Spurs star Tony Parker confirmed his retirement from basketball on Monday after 18 seasons in the NBA. The 37-year-old French international, who won four NBA titles with the Spurs between 2003 and 2014 announ...

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 18:35:02 +0200
Dogs ‘traumatised’ by fireworks, and volunteers have no way of preparing for it
Dog rescue NGO Island Sanctuary is bracing itself for another summer of trying to keep rescued dogs from running away at the sound of fireworks. Dogs are “traumatised” by fireworks, Island Sanctuary head Claire Gafa said, a...

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 18:13:00 +0200
Malta Properties Company regains 2019 high
The MSE Equity Price Index opened the week in positive territory as it added 0.13% to 4,820.199 points. Three companies trended higher today whilst only BMIT posted a decline. Meanwhile, GO, HSBC and MIA all traded unchanged wh...

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 17:37:00 +0200
Facade restoration scheme gobbled up in 60 minutes
A government scheme to help finance the restoration of building facades was gobbled up within an hour of applications going live on Monday.  In a statement, Infrastructure Minister Ian Borg said it was the "greatest satisfacti...

Mon, 10 Jun 2019 17:26:00 +0200
PN parliamentary group meeting ‘inconclusive’
Nationalist Party leader Adrian Delia insisted that his future at the helm was neither on the agenda nor raised during a parliamentary group meeting held this afternoon at the party headquarters in Pieta. However, he said that ...