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Malta represented at the Multicultural National Festival in Canberra

Malta represented at the Multicultural National Festival in Canberra

The city of Canberra, the national capital of Australia, comes alive when the National Multicultural Festival is held annually for three days between the 17 & 19 February in Gerema Place & Glebe Park in the centre of the city. Canberrans can travel the world without leaving the city during this vibrant celebration of national diversity bringing together more than 170 unique communities, amongst them the Maltese, being part of the EU Village. The Malta High Commission in Canberra represented Malta at this festival by organising a stall (see photograph) promoting Malta. The Malta stand at the festival. From Left:…
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Schedule of Pension Payment Dates 2024

Schedule of Pension Payment Dates 2024

The High Commission of Malta in Canberra would like to inform the public of the 2024 pension payment dates under the Maltese Social Security Act. This information is also published on the following links: Department of Social Security website:https://mysocialsecurity.gov.mt/Views/PaymentSchedules.aspx High Commission of Malta Facebook page:https://www.facebook.com/MaltaHighCommissionCanberra Retired Retirement, Increased Retirement, Reduced National Minimum,Two-Thirds Pension___Widow___ Invalidity Invalidity, National Minimum,Increased National Minimum Pension06/01/2413/01/2420/01/2403/02/2410/02/2417/02/2402/03/2409/03/2416/03/2430/03/2406/04/2413/04/2427/04/2404/05/2411/05/2425/05/2401/06/2408/06/2422/06/2429/07/2406/07/2420/07/2427/07/2403/08/2417/08/2424/08/2431/08/2414/09/2421/09/2428/09/2412/10/2419/10/2426/10/2409/11/2416/11/2423/11/2407/12/2414/12/2421/12/24Schedule of pension payment dates For further information and clarification, please contact our offices:High Commission of Malta: 02 6290 1724, highcomission.canberra@gov.mtConsulate General Sydney: 02 9262 9500, maltaconsulate.sydney@gov.mtConsulate General Melbourne: 03 9670 8427, maltaconsulate.melbourne@gov.mt *Press Release 12/2023 dated 7/12/2023 from the High…
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The President’s entourage reaches the capital Canberra

The President’s entourage reaches the capital Canberra

The President of the Republic of Malta, H.E. Dr George Vella’s visit to parts of Australia has reached the capital city Canberra. The President has already visited Melbourne and Adelaide and will eventually end the visit in Sydney and its south coast. Dr Vella delivering his keynote speech flanked by the Malta HC Mario Farrugia Borg The main function in Canberra was held at the Park Hyatt Hotel, it was in fact a belated commemoration of the National Day of Malta which is the 21st September. In his keynote speech of the tour, the President said that Malta looks back…
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