Marsaxlokk (Malta)

Type: City
Name: Marsaxlokk (Malta)
Country: Malta
Latitude: 35.84
Longitude: 14.54
population: 3,026
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Simshar – the tragedy, the mystery… the film

A fishing vessel with five men on board left Marsaxlokk on July 7, 2008. Some days later, an explosion destroyed the boat Simshar, killing some of the boat’s occupants and leaving others, including an 11-year-old boy, hanging on to a makeshift raft. Only ... [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 10 2014 - Updated Apr 11 2014 - 2 reports

Tourism Minister launches 13th International Fireworks ...

:32The 13th edition of the three-day International Fireworks Festival was launched on Thursday by Tourism Minister Edward Zammit Lewis.Organised by the Tourism Ministry and the Malta Tourism Authority, the fireworks festival will form part of the Malta’s ... [Publicerad Malta Star - Apr 11 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 4 reports

Government explains as Opposition says it will seek repeal legal notice giving minister right to pupils' personal data

The Opposition with tomorrow present a motion in Parliament to repeal a legal notice which would enable the Minister of Education to ask for and be given personal information about all pupils following education in Malta, Opposition leader Simon Busuttil ... [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 06 2014 - Updated Apr 06 2014 - 1 reports

A labour of love... Blogpost 13...

Twelve months on from our landslide triumph, I hope you are all as happy as I am at the way in which Jo-zeff... with a little help from the rest of us, has transformed our island into the paradise you see all around you today.My undying admiration... ... [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 06 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Metsola in agreement with local council’s objection to ‘Birzebbuga shipyard’

Nationalist MEP Roberta Metsola says Freeport plans ‘would simply create another dockyard’.Staff ReporterNationalist MEP Roberta MetsolaNationalist MEP Roberta Metsola has applauded the stand taken by Birzebbuga local council, objecting to plans to turns ... [Publicerad MaltaToday - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 04 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 2 reports

MEPA rolls over all those wh...

In a statement issued by the College of Local Councillors within the Nationalist Party (KKLPN) expressed serious concerns, at how the Malta Environment and Planning Authority (MEPA) is ignoring the pleas and objections on projects from the Central Government ... [Publicerad di-ve.com - Apr 05 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

MEPA GIVES GREEN LIGHT TO NEW GAS TURBINE

The Malta Environment and Planning Authority (MEPA) Board today approved the full development applications for works to commence on the new 215MW combined cycle gas turbine plant together with liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving, storage and re-gasification ... [Publicerad MEPA - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 2 reports

[WATCH] CABS say 24 illegal trapping sites dismantled

Conservationists’ efforts lead to dismantling of illegal trapping sites and clap-nets, claim police is being slow in acting on reportsMatthew VellaCABS said that Administrative Law Enforcement officers repeatedly refused to follow up CABS’s reports, claiming ... [Publicerad MaltaToday - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 27 2014 - Updated Mar 27 2014 - 1 reports

Pool sanction bid sinks

The man who tried – in vain – to stop the planning authority allowing an LNG tanker to berth in Marsaxlokk Bay yesterday lost a court case to sanction an illegally built swimming pool and room in his back garden.Fisheries Cooperative president Ray Bugeja ... [Publicerad Times of Malta - Mar 27 2014]
First reported Mar 26 2014 - Updated Mar 26 2014 - 1 reports

No assurances for Marsaxlokk fireworks enthusiasts – Mepa chairman

MEPA chairman Vince Cassar admitted that the planning authority could not give assurances that fireworks in Marsaxlokk and Birzebbuga will be permitted once the new LNG power station and Floating Storage Unit become operational.The issue of fireworks ... [Publicerad Malta Independent Daily - Mar 26 2014]
First reported Mar 24 2014 - Updated Mar 25 2014 - 3 reports

PN lambasts MEPA approval of LNG vessel jetty

‘MEPA has taken a decision that puts the Prime Minister’s partisan interests before that of residents and their safety’Matthew VellaThe Nationalist Party has expressed disappointment at the MEPA board’s decision to approve the construction of a 215MW ... [Publicerad MaltaToday - Mar 24 2014]
First reported Mar 23 2014 - Updated Mar 24 2014 - 3 reports

Busuttil: People of the south were used and betrayed by Labour - Enemalta workers being encouraged to leave corporation

Opposition leader Simon Busuttil told a rally in Marsaxlokk's main square this morning that no decisions should be taken by Mepa on the gas-fired power station tomorrow before proper studies of all scenarios were made.Dr Busuttil reiterated his concerns ... [Publicerad Times of Malta - Mar 23 2014]

Quotes

"What does he need this personal information for? Why should a government minister have this information? Is this a case of Big Brother wanting to spy on others and wanting to know everyone's personal details?" Dr Busuttil asked at a political conference
"This sends a strong signal that we take decisions in a mature and responsible way and that we are ready to cooperate where it is necessary to do so" Dr Busuttil added
...Then what would you be doing at night with the extra power from the 215MW CCGT ? Back came what can only be described as an inept answer: "we are not contracted to take all the output from the CCGT." Correct" answer: the CCGT has three (3) gas turbines and one (1) steam turbine, each of 55MW...

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Simshar – the tragedy, the mystery… the film [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 19 2014]
Tourism Minister launches 13th International Fi... [Publicerad Malta Star - Apr 11 2014]
13th edition of International Fireworks Festiva... [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 10 2014]
Hands off the children [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 08 2014]
Let there be lighthouse [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 07 2014]
DLH draws Mepa’s attention t... [Publicerad di-ve.com - Apr 07 2014]
Government explains as Opposition says it will ... [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 06 2014]
PN leader dubs government's appeal against MEPA... [Publicerad MaltaToday - Apr 06 2014]
Busuttil slams education minister’s request for... [Publicerad Malta Independent Daily - Apr 06 2014]
The great LNG tanker decision [Publicerad Malta Independent Daily - Apr 06 2014]
Opposition motion to repeal legal notice giving... [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 06 2014]
A labour of love... Blogpost 13... [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 06 2014]
Metsola in agreement with local council’s objec... [Publicerad MaltaToday - Apr 05 2014]
MEPA rolls over all those wh... [Publicerad di-ve.com - Apr 05 2014]
Local councillors accuse MEPA of ‘ignoring’ the... [Publicerad MaltaToday - Apr 04 2014]
Mixed feelings in Muscat’s year one [Publicerad MaltaToday - Apr 04 2014]
Get a second interconnector [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 04 2014]
MEPA GIVES GREEN LIGHT TO NEW GAS TURBINE [Publicerad MEPA - Apr 02 2014]
[WATCH] CABS say 24 illegal trapping sites dism... [Publicerad MaltaToday - Apr 02 2014]
24 illegal trapping sites dismantled [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 02 2014]
Huge challenges in health service [Publicerad Times of Malta - Apr 02 2014]
After Crimea: Aliyev to the rescue? [Publicerad MaltaToday - Apr 02 2014]
‘Nationalists often mistake me for a Labourite’... [Publicerad Malta Independent Daily - Mar 31 2014]
Konrad Mizzi’s appointment an ‘insult’- Simon B... [Publicerad MaltaToday - Mar 30 2014]
PM should not expect Opposition’s backing for K... [Publicerad Times of Malta - Mar 30 2014]
From ‘Yes we can’ to ‘Yes we could’ [Publicerad Malta Independent Daily - Mar 30 2014]
Uncovered - more Joseph Musc... [Publicerad di-ve.com - Mar 29 2014]
Winter League on hold in April [Publicerad Times of Malta - Mar 28 2014]
Busuttil says he ‘took less than minimum wage’ ... [Publicerad MaltaToday - Mar 27 2014]
Pool sanction bid sinks [Publicerad Times of Malta - Mar 27 2014]
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