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Press release by Birdlife Malta BirdLife Malta has today reported 17 cases of young Scopoli’s Shearwaters stranded inland due to the effects of light pollution in the past two weeks alone. The...Read More >>

  • A new Medical Simulation Centre at Mater Dei to strengthen medical education and patient care

    Date: Sat, 25/10/2014 - 15:20

    Health care professionals including nurses, doctors and surgical trainees have a brand new simulation centre training facility at Mater Dei a Hospital. "Simulation training was developed years ago in the aviation industry.
  • Minister Helena Dalli attends Ministerial Conference in Rome on the Rights of Women and Gender Equality

    Date: Sat, 25/10/2014 - 13:58

    In Rome, at the ministerial conference on women's rights and gender equality, the Minister for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties, Dr. Helena Dalli spoke about the challenges and opportunities the European Union has in this field. During the...
  • EU funds to be used for a Digital Promotion Campaign for Gozo

    Date: Sat, 25/10/2014 - 12:56

    The Parliamentary Secretariat for European Funds has announced that around €270,000 of  EU Funds under the the European Regional Development Fund (Priority Axis - Promoting Sustainable Tourism) will be used for a digital promotion campaign for Gozo
  • Minister for Foreign Affairs opens Omani Exhibition

    Date: Sat, 25/10/2014 - 12:23

    The Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dr George W Vella inaugurated an exhibition entitled "Tolerance, Understanding, Coexistence : Oman's message of Islam” on Friday, 24 October 2014.  The exhibition is being held at St James Cavalier in Valletta and will run up to the...
  • Home-start in Gozo

    Date: Sat, 25/10/2014 - 11:56

    Minister for Gozo Anton Refalo addressed a seminar organised by Dar Ġużeppa Debono regarding Home-Start project in Gozo.   Through Home-Start, Gozo residents are provided with the opportunity to find support for their families when bringing up young children of under 5...
  • Bus Service Switches to Winter Schedules

    Date: Sat, 25/10/2014 - 10:53

    Bus services in Malta and Gozo will begin operating according to Winter timetables as of Sunday 26th October. This was announced by bus operator Malta Public Transport today, who said these changes were part of the pre-planned bi-yearly changes in public transport...
  • Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr. George W. Vella receives Sheikh Ahmed Al Siyabi

    Date: Sat, 25/10/2014 - 10:35

    Minister for Foreign Affairs, Dr. George W. Vella received Sheikh Ahmed Al Siyabi, General Secretary at the Grand Mufti Office, Sultanate of Oman, for a courtesy call at the Ministry for Foreign Affairs. Sheikh Al Siyabi is in Malta to officially open, together with Dr...
  • Over 200 migrants expected to arrive in Malta

    Date: Sat, 25/10/2014 - 10:10

    On Thursday , Malta’s Rescue Coordination Centre was informed that a fishing boat carrying around 200  migrants was in distress and requesting assistance 285 miles South East of Malta .  The Maltese Rescue Coordination centre immediately diverted a merchant vessel, ‘...
  • New Letterbox installed in Fontana, Gozo

    Date: Sat, 25/10/2014 - 09:22

    MaltaPost p.l.c. would like to infom the public that a new Letterbox has been installed in Triq il-Kardinal Allessandro Franchi, Fontana Gozo.
  • Beppe Fenech Adami discharged from hospital

    Date: Fri, 24/10/2014 - 17:39

    It has just been announced that earlier this afternoon Beppe Fenech Adami left the London hospital where he underwent an operation on Monday to remove a 15cm malignant tumour from his back. Dr Fenech Adami will be staying in London for a couple of days to continue his...