Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events 2011

30th March, 2011

•    Signing of contract between Ministry for Gozo and GTA with regards financial assistance for the employment of full time CEO at GTA.

1st April, 2011

•    GTA council Meeting

6th April, 2011

•    Recording of the TVM programme Ghawdex Illum with the participation of GTA Chairman Paul Scicluna and GTA Secretary Joe Muscat
•    1st Meeting between Mr. Manuel Tabone Director Tourism MGOZ and GTA Chief Executive Officer

8th April, 2011

•    Halfday conference at ITS Gozo Navigate…..a career in tourism. A paper by Joe Muscat on job opportunities in the Gozitan Sector.

13th April, 2011

•    Meeting at GTA offices between Mr. Joe Muscat and Ms Christine Scerri Head guidance teacher at Sir M’Angelo Refalo Higher Secondary with regards Students summer jobs in the catering establishments

14th April, 2011

•    Tourism Students Association full day conference at the Intercontinental Hotel titled transport and Accessibility, Issues, controversies and Innovations in Tourism. A Presentation by Joe Muscat entitled the pros and cons of a permanent link and its role in tourism

15th April, 2011

•    Meeting with a Scottish Delegation between  GTA represented by Mr. Joe Muscat, Mr. Manuel Tabone and Mr. Tony Borg regarding possible youth exchanges between Scotland and Gozo
•    The second meeting between Mr. Manuel Tabone and GTA Chief Executive Officer.

19th April, 2011

•    Meeting between GTA council and Mr. Alvin Grech GFA president regarding training Camps on Gozo

19th April, 2011

•    GTA council meeting starting at 16.00hrs

20th April, 2011

•    6th Core module at Kempinski with regards to Advance Course. Several GTA council members and GTA members attended this session.

21st April, 2011

•    Meeting Gozo Tourism Association Council with CEO MTA Mr. Josef Formosa Gauci, Mr. Manuel Tabone, Ms. Mary Anne Portanier and Ms. Christine Vella

26th April,2011

•    Meeting at GTA with NSO Director General Mr. Michael Pace Ross, Mr. Manuel Tabone and GTA executive regarding the self catering statistics
•    Meeting at GTA between CEO and Ms. Mary Anne Portanier with regards the new Gozo Tourism set up and the respective roles

27th April, 2011

•    Meeting with Beatrice Hohler VIP-TV Reisen regarding Gozitan Establishment advertising on her Publication in Spanish and German Al Paraiso.
•    Meeting  at GTA between Ms Sandra Aquilina and GTA Executive  regarding the re-publication of the Let’s Gozo.

28th April, 2011

•    Meeting with Mr. Joseph Attard Landlord of GTA office premises, regarding the finalization of the lease of new premises

May 2nd 2011

•    Executive Meeting

May 3rd 2011

•    Meeting with a Media Delegation from Kan-Do Broadleaf Media from Scotland together with a rep from Luxol Sports Club with regards to participation in an EU funded Project called MEDIA SCHOOL in Malta
•    GTA Council Meeting

May 5th, 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and the Mayor of St. Laurence regarding further co-operation, between local Council and GTA.
•    Meeting between GTA and Christine Falzon representative of ICON regarding the development of the on line web portal and GTA web site.

May 9th, 2011

•    GTA Executive council Meeting
•    GTA Chairman and GTA CEO meets the Chairperson LAG Gozo with regards possible EU Funded marketing and promotion campaign for Gozo.

May 10th, 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Ms. Christine Vella Senior Head MTA Gozo Office, regarding further co-operation between the two entities.

May 12th, 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Ms. Maria Zammit Micallef Manager Gozo Office Malta Enterprise with regards further collaboration between GTA and Malta Enterprise.
•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Ms Marisa Cauchi Hili from Massar Winery, Mr Joe Spiteri ta’ Mena Estate and Mr  Roger F Aquilina Oenologist, with regards to a joint proposal to establish a Gozo Brand project with the collaboration of GTA and these two Winerys

May 14th, 2011

•    Meeting between GTA Chairman, GTA CEO and Rev. Fr. Jerry Buhagiar, Rector of Ta’ Pinu Sanctuary, with regards possible ventures in religious tourism.

May16th, 2011

•    GTA Executive Council Meeting

May 17th, 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Mr. Anthony Zammit, Mr. Manuel Tabone from the Ministry for Gozo with regards ICER project funded by EU about Eco Accommodation.
•    Meeting between GTA CEO and, Mr. Manuel Tabone Director Tourism from the Ministry for Gozo,  Mr Ivan Mifsud and Mr  Ian Vernau of Seatrade with regards Cruise ship in Gozo.
•    Gozo Tourism Association Council Meeting

May 20th, 2011

•    Gozo Tourism Association CEO attends annual General Meeting of Sectoral Committees of MEUSAC

May 21st 2011

•    GTA Delegation welcomes Dr. Gavin Gulia Labour Spokesman for Tourism at Mgarr Terminal, for a day visit to Gozo
•    GTA Council meets Dr. Gulia at GTA Offices
•    GTA Executive Council led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna accompanied Dr. Gavin Gulia on visits to Hotel ta’ Cenc, Ta’ Mena Agri, Ix-Xemx Farmhouse  Xaghra and Zewwieqa Waterfront.

May 24th 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Mr. Abrahams Said re possibility of import and export opportunities of local produce between Gozo and the Abruzzo region.

May 25th 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Ms. Christine Vella Senior Head MTA Gozo Office with regards the licencing issues of several GTA members
•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Ms. Miriam Portelli, Nadur Mayor. During this meeting the issue of tables and chairs, the opening of tourist attractions and possible joint EU funding projects were discussed

May 26th 2011

•    Meeting between the GTA executive council and Dr. Chris Said. This meeting discussed the launch of a value for money scheme for the Gozitan touristic Establishments, and the GTA proposal of acting as a DMC for Government sponsored small conferences on Gozo.
•    Meeting for the selfcatering section at the NGO centre with regards the collating of accommodation data for the self catering sector. Director General NSO, Mr. Michael Pace Ross addressed those present.

May 27th, 2011

•    Meeting attended by GTA CEO and Executive Clerk held at the Ninu Cremona boys school to discuss the careers weeks held in April, 2011.
•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Mr. Donatello Pisani of the Body Forge Gym with regards to possible adverting ventures between GTA and his gym.

May 30th 2011

•    Meeting between GTA executive council and Christine Falzon from ICON regarding the Web booking portal.
•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Mr. Alvin Grech GFA President with regards to football training camps to Gozo between January and April, 2012.

May 31st 2011

•    GTA Council Meeting

June 1st 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Mr. Reuben Vassallo from the Gozo Taxis Association with regards to co-operation between the two entities.
•    Meeting between GTA CEO and the Baron Group Directors with regards several issues concerning tourism on Gozo.

June 2nd 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Dr. Victor Bajada with regards to co-operation between both parties in connection with a new Tour Operator from UK who intends to promote Gozo

June 3rd 2011

•    Meeting at Ministry for Gozo attended by representatives from Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Tourism and Ministry for Gozo and the GTA CEO with regards the SME week being organized in October with a Agro Theme.
•    Meeting between GTA executive council, Jo Caruana, and John Falzon from Keen Advertising regarding the publication of the Lets Gozo.

June 6th 2011 till June 10th 2011

•    GTA is represented by CEO to a study visit on eco accommodation on an invitation by the Ministry for Gozo to Auvergne in France as part of the EU funded ICER project

June 13th 2011

•    On site meeting at Qbajjar with Officials from the Gozo Ministry and the Ministry Architect with regards
•    The Qbajjar pavement infront of Chez Amand.

June 14th 2011

•    GTA CEO attended half day seminar held at Kempinski Hotel and Spa on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the setting up of Gozo Civic Council
•    GTA Council Meeting

June 16th 2011

•    GTA council headed by Chairman Paul Scicluna meets Minister for Gozo. During this meeting a presentation on the Gozo Tourism state of affairs was given to Minister.
•    GTA CEO attended public meeting at a Hotel in Mgarr about the proposed tunnel between Gozo and Malta

June 17th 2011

•    GTA executive council met Dr. Mario Demarco Parliamentary Secretary for Tourism, Environment and Culture. During this meeting the Gozitan Tourism state of affairs was discussed
•    GTA CEO meets Economist Dr. Gordon Cordina with regards a report related to tourism which GTA intends to commission.

June 20th 2011

•    GTA office premises moved down a floor in the same block of offices at No 4 ta’ Mliet Court Gorg Borg Olivier Street Victoria

June 21st 2011

•    GTA office starts operating from new and more spacious offices

June 22nd 2011

•    GTA CEO attends and address meeting organized by the Ministry for Gozo for the Marsalforn water front tourist establishments

June 23rd 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Mr. Alex Galea from the allied Newspapers with regards the Lets Gozo republication
•    GTA CEO meets Jo Caruana from writemeanything regarding the first titles for the Lets Gozo scheduled for September, 2011.

June 27th 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Mr. George Larry Zammit with regards possible co-operation between Arkadia and GTA in the Lets Gozo.

June 30th 2011

•    GTA CEO attends meeting of the Gozo Regional Committee within MCESD

July 4th 2011

•    GTA executive council meeting
•    GTA CEO meets Mr. Christopher Cuschieri with regards soft furnishings to the GTA Offices

July 5th 2011

•    GTA CEO interviews Ms Anabel Cordina with regards to the Sales Executive Post
•    GTA CEO interviews Ms Emanuela Parnis with regards to the Sales Executive Post

July 6th 2011

•    GTA CEO interviews Mr. Joseph Buttigieg with regards to the Sales Executive Post
•    GTA CEO interviews Mr. Denis Dimech with regards to the Sales Executive Post

July 7th 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Qala Mayor Mr. Paul Buttigieg at the Qala Local Council

July 8th 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Director for Tourism Mr. Manuel Tabone and Ms Nadine Brincat with regards to Mice Business to Gozo

July 11th 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Ms. Christine Vella Head MTA Gozo Office
•    GTA CEO interviews Ms Joanne Gatt with regards to the Sales Executive Post

July 12th 2011

•    GTA Council meeting

July 13th 2011

    Meeting at Gozo Ministry with regards to placing of tables and chairs at Qbajjar

July 14th 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and representatives of Blade Runners Helicopter services
•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Keen Advertising and Sales Executive

July 18th 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and representatives of Blade Runners Helicopter services
•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Keen Advertising and Sales Executive
•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Victoria Gozo Banif Branch Manager Ms. Marie Josette Vella Magro regarding further collaboration between the two entities.

July 19th 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Victoria Gozo Banif Branch Manager Ms. Marie Josette Vella Magro regarding further collaboration between the two entities.

July 19th 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Permanent Secretary at the Gozo Ministry Mr. Joe Scerri regarding the Lets Gozo

July 20th 2011

•    GTA executive let by Chairman Paul Scicluna met representatives of the Malta Union of Tourists Guides

July 21st 2011

•    GTA council members attended a presention by Economist Gordon Cordina on the Human Resource Strategy for Gozo

July 22nd 2011

•    GTA CEO meets owners and operators of accommodation establishment Dar ta’ Zeppi

July 27th  2011

•    GTA CEO meets GTA transport section with regards the priority boarding
•    GTA CEO attends a meeting for the Gozitan Diving Schools regarding the Tauchernet project sponsored by the Ministry for Gozo and Gozitan Diving Schools

July 28th 2011

•    GTA CEO participates in a discussion radio programme on RTK

July 29th 2011

•    GTA CEO represents GTA during a MICE meeting held at MTA and attended also by Director for Tourism within Ministry for Gozo and head marketing Gozo unit MTA

August 1st 2011

•    GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting at the Ministry for Gozo in connection with the SME week scheduled for the first week in November, 2011

August 5th 2011

•    GTA CEO meets a Christian Schembri in connection with the setting up of a task force to help in the implementation of several touristic initiatives

August 8th 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Mr. John Falzon from Keen Advertising in connection with the Lets Gozo Magazine

August 9th 2011

•    GTA Executive headed by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna meets Gozo Channel Chairman Dr. Joseph Grech
•    GTA Council Meeting

August 13th 2011

•    GTA CEO participates in a Radio discussion programme on RTK

August 17th 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Ms Claire Xuereb from Gozo Ministry in connection with placing of tables and chairs in Qbajjar
•    GTA CEO meets Mr. Eric Bartolo with regards participation in Miranda Food Fair
•    GTA executive council meets Minister for Gozo Hon Giovanna Debono

August 18th 2011

•    GTA Chairman and CEO represents GTA during a consultation meeting with the Norwegian team who is conducting a preliminary study in connection with the Gozo Malta under sea bed tunnel
•    GTA executive led by Chairman Paul Scicluna meets a Gozitan accommodation entrepreneur in connection with future accommodation project

August 22nd 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Mr. John Falzon from Keen Advertising in connection with the setting up of a web portal for GTA
•    GTA CEO attends a meeting at the Gozo Ministry in connection with the SME week
•    GTA CEO meets Lets Gozo Editor Ms Jo Caruana

August 23rd 2011

•    GTA executive led by Chairman Paul Scicluna met MTA CEO Mr. Josef Formosa Gauci at the newly refurbished MTA Gozo offices

August 24th 2011

•    GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting held at the MMA offices in Mgarr with regards the upkeep and cleanliness of the Mgarr Marine.

August 25th 2011

•    GTA Chairman and GTA CEO represents GTA during a GRC meeting

August 29th 2011

•    GTA executive council led by GTA Chairman Paul Scicluna meets a delegation from the Gozo University Group (GUG) led by its President Mr. Ryan Mercieca

August 30th 2011

•    GTA executive council led by GTA Chairman Paul Scicluna meets a delegation from ETC in connection with future ETC courses aimed towards the tourist industry

August 31st 2011

•    GTA CEO attends a meeting at the Gozo Ministry in connection with the SME week

September 2nd 2011

•    GTA CEO attends meeting in connection with garbage collection and bring in sites attended by Gozo Ministry officials, representative of Green MT and various Mayors of Gozitan localities.

September 5th 2011

•    Meeting between GTA CEO and Mr. Kevin Sciberras Head of Gozo Culture Committee

September 6th 2011

•    Gozo Tourism Association council meeting

September 7th  2011

•    Meeting between Lets Gozo Editor Jo Caruana and GTA CEO to finalise the magazine before going to print the first issue of the Lets Gozo.

September 12th 2011

•    Meeting between Banif Gozo Branch Manager Ms. Marie Josette Vella Magro and GTA CEO

September 13th  2011

•    GTA is represented by its CEO at a MEUSAC seminar at the Grand Hotel Mgarr in connection with Malta’s actions in the fields of waste and noise management.

September 15th  2011

•    GTA CEO meets prospective Gozitan investor in a new tourist attraction on Gozo

September 16th  2011

•    GTA CEO meets a University Student in connection with  his dissertation on a Tourism Marketing Plan for Gozo
•    GTA Chairman presents to the Minister for Gozo copies of the publication Lets Gozo

September 18th  2011

•    The first issue of the magazine Lets Gozo was distributed with the Sunday Times of Malta having a distribution of 40,000 copies.

September 19th  2011

•    GTA CEO attends meeting at the Gozo Ministry in connection with the SME week activity.

September 20th  2011

•    The first issue of the Lets Gozo Magazine was uploaded for the first time on the web site www.letsgozo.com.mt

September 23rd 2011

•    GTA CEO delivers a Paper entitled Tourism and its impact on Rural Gozo during a half day seminar in connection with the Charter of European Rural Communities organized by the Nadur Local Council who is also the Malta representative in the Charter Project.

September 27th  2011

•    GTA chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO meets representative from Systembau Horst Babinsky GMBH and World Squash Federation Chairman, in connection with possible squash facilities investment in Gozo

September 28th 2011

•    GTA council Meeting

September 29th  2011

•    GTA council led by Chairman, Mr. Paul Scicluna, meets Dr. Anton Refalo LL.D Labour Party spokesman for Gozo, at the Ta’ Cenc Hotel, to discuss Gozo Tourism.

October 6th 2011

•    GTA Chairman Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Joe Muscat represents GTA during a meeting between Gozo Regional Committee and Mr. Alfred Camilleri Permanent Secretary Ministry for
Finance with regards Budget 2012 proposals

October 7th, 2011

•    GTA CEO attends another meeting at the Ministry for Gozo regarding the European SME Week

October 12th, 2011

•    GTA CEO meets delegation from Delicat Winery regarding the TIPIKU Event as part of the SME week.
•    GTA CEO summoned for  a meeting at MTA offices with MTA CEO and Director Tourism within the Minsitry for Gozo regarding Foreign Tour Operators featuring Gozitan Farmhouses

October 13th, 2011

•    GTA council members led by GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna attends a business Breakfast at the Kempinski Hotel with regards budget 2012. This business breakfast was addressed by Minister for Finance.

October14th, 2011

•    GTA delegation led by GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna attends a meeting with Dr. Mario Demarco Parliarmentary Secretary for Tourism.

October 19th, 2011

•    GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting of the PPCD at the MCC

October 20th 2011

•    GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting convened at the Ministry for Tourism to discuss the Tourism Policy for the Maltese Islands.

October 21st 2011

•    GTA CEO attends a meeting at the Ministry for Gozo in connenction with the European SME week
•    GTA CEO meets Mr. Nick Bilocca from Frank Salt Ltd with regards the Lets Gozo

October 24th 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Mr. Brian Meilak from Baron Group with regards the Lets Gozo

October 25th 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Chev Tony Coleiro and Dr. Nicola Bellodi, Chief Executive and General Director of Ennecimedia S.r.l regarding the publication Be Quality & Style magazine.
•    GTA Council meeting chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna

October 26th 2011

•    GTA CEO attends meeting at the Gozo Ministry in connenction with the Tipiku Event

October 28th 2011

•    GTA represented by CEO and Joanne Formosa attend a meeting in connection with the Careers Week 2012.

November 1st 2011

•    GTA CEO attends meeting at the Gozo Ministry in connenction with the Tipiku Event

November 2nd 2011

•    GTA CEO attends a meeting with Director General EU Affairs Gozo Ministry in connection with an EU funded project on Human resources in the Gozitan Tourism Trade
•    GTA CEO meets Ms Beatrice Hoiller from the Al Parasio Magazine
•    GTA CEO attends Dinner with FF Rondonee Representatives who are in Gozo to conduct a study on a coastal walk on the North of Gozo

November 3rd 2011

•    GTA is represented by CEO during a meeting on the update of the Tourism Policy 2012 2017.

November 4th 2011

•    GTA members led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna attend a conference on Rural Tourism at the Grand Hotel. GTA CEO delivered a paper entitled The Tourism Operators’ Perspective to Rural Tourism in Gozo.

November 5th 2011

•    GTA through its members collaborated with Ministry for Gozo and MTA during an evening event named TIPIKU featuring local cuisine at the Main Square in Victoria. GTA Executive Officer Joanne Formosa manned also the cash point of this event.

November 6th 2011

•    GTA through its CEO participates on the Gozo Stand within the MTA stand during the World Travel Market held in London between November 6th and November 10th, 2011.

November 7th 2011

•    GTA represented by Executive Officer Joanne Formosa attends a meeting at Keen Advertising together with Editor Jo Caruana in connection with the November Issue of Lets Gozo.

November 11th 2011

•    GTA executive council led by Chairman Paul Scicluna met Dr. Justyne Caruana, Labour Party Gozitan MP. During this lengthy cordial meeting several issues concerning tourism in
Gozo were discussed.

November 15th 2011

•    GTA council Meeting presided over by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna

November 16th 2011

•    The fourth edition of the Gozitan Tourism Worker of the year Award was announced and invitations for nominations were announced.

November 20th 2011

•    The second issue of the GTA magazine Lets Gozo was published and circulated with the Sunday Times of Malta

November 21st 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Director Tourism and Economic Development and Mr. Peter Sultana Sunspot area Manager for Malta at the Ministry for Gozo.

November 23rd 2011

•    GTA represented by CEO and Joanne Formosa attend a meeting in connection with the Careers Week 2012.
•    GTA is represented by Chairman Paul Scicluna and CEO during a Gozo Regional Council meeting

November 24th 2011

•    GTA is represented by CEO during a meeting on the update of the Tourism Policy 2012 2017.
•    Several GTA members attends the Graduation Ceremony of the Advance Course, which they successful followed at the Golden Sands Hotel.

November 28th 2011

•    GTA Chairman Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO attend a meeting at the Cirkewwa Terminal together with Mr. Rueben Said Manager Transport Malta. This was followed by another meeting at the Mgarr Terminal. The issues discussed were in relation with more parking bays for loading and unloading at both terminals.
•    GTA is represented by CEO during a  board meeting of the Institute of Travel Tourism and Culture of the Universtity of Malta

November 29th 2011

•    GTA council meeting

November 30th 2011

•    GTA is represented by CEO during a meeting on the update of the Tourism Policy 2012 2017.

December 1st 2011

•    GTA is represented by CEO during a meeting on the update of the Tourism Policy 2012 2017.

December 5th 2011

•    GTA CEO attends a meeting at MTA in connection with a MICE promotion campaign for Gozo

December 7th 2011
•    Closing date for nominations for the Tourism Worker of the year Award

December 14th 2011
•    GTA CEO meets representatives of one of the Open top Coaches operating in Gozo

December 15th 2011
•    GTA CEO meets representatives of the Accountants firm 3a who recently opened their offices in Gozo.
•    The Judging Panel of the Tourism Worker of the Year Award led by the Chairman Dr. Peter Fenech met to evaluate the nominations received and select the winner.

December 16th 2011
•    GTA CEO meets ETC Gozo Manager Mr. Marcel Bonnici in connection with the Tourism Worker of the Year Award.
•    GTA executive council led by Mr. Paul Scicluna attends a meeting at MTA regarding the Tourism Policy 2012-2017
•    GTA is represented by CEO during a meeting on the update of the Tourism Policy 2012 2017.

December 19th 2011
•    The Tourism Worker of the Year Award was won by Mr. Frank Camilleri a 24 year old Waiter. The announcement was done during an event held at the Kempinski in San Lawrenz. This event was attended by the Acting President Mr. Anton Tabone, The Minister for Gozo Hon Giovanna Debono, Parliamentary Secretary Hon. Dr Chris Said, Hon Dr. Anton Refalo Labour Spokesman for Gozo and Mr. Frederick Azzopardi as well as MTA CEO Josef Formosa Gauci. After wards those present including GTA members were invited for the festive season drinks and nibbles.

December 20th 2011

•    GTA  CEO  attends a meeting in connection with the Careers Week 2012.

December 21st 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Mr. Steven Vella who is part of a team working on the Environmental Impact Assessment of the Marsalforn Breakwater.

December 23rd 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Keen Advertising personel in connection with the third issue of the Lets Gozo

December 26th 2011

•    GTA CEO meets Arkadia Marketing Ltd representative in connection with the magazine Lets Gozo.

 

Calendar of Events 2012

January 4th 2012

•    GTA Executive led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna,  meets Paulina Said from 3a accountants with regards the bi annual GTA survey.

January 11th 2012

•    GTA CEO meets Mr. Abraham Said of Abrahams Farmhouses with regards the advertising on the lets Gozo.

January 13th 2012

•    GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting held at MTA Gozo Offices with Ms. Christine Vella, Mrs Maryanne Portanier and Mr. Manuel Tabone.

January 18th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and Mr. Joe Muscat GTA CEO represents GTA during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Manchester UK.

January 19th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and Mr. Joe Muscat GTA CEO represents GTA during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Manchester UK.

January 20th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and Mr. Joe Muscat GTA CEO represents GTA during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Manchester UK.

January 21st 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and Mr. Joe Muscat GTA CEO represents GTA during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Manchester UK.
•    The third Edition of the GTA Magazine Lets Gozo was published with the Sunday Times of Malta

January 24th 2012

•    GTA CEO attends a meeting with regards the careers week held at the Ninu Cremona Boys School
•    Gozo Tourism Association council Meeting.

January 26th 2012

•    GTA CEO meets National Audit Office staff with regards to MTA’s and GTA’s  role in the promotion of Gozo as a tourist destination.
•    GTA Chairman and GTA CEO represent GTA at the monthly meeting of the Gozo Regional Committee

January 27th 2012

•    GTA Chairman and GTA CEO meets Paulina Said from 3A accountancy Firm and representative from Misco regarding a bi annual survey on Gozitan tourism

January 30th 2012

•    GTA CEO attends a board meeting of the ITTC (Institute of Travel, Tourism and Culture) of the University of Malta

January 31st 2012

•    GTA delegation led by GTA Chairman Paul Scicluna, and including Vice Chairman Mario Loporto and CEO Joe Muscat met Mr. Manuel Tabone, Director for tourism and economic development withing Ministry for Gozo

February 1st 2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Joe Spiteri on the Malta Stand during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Earls Court London UK.

February 2nd  2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Joe Spiteri on the Malta Stand during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Earls Court London UK.

February 3th   2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Joe Spiteri on the Malta Stand during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Earls Court London UK.

February 4th  2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Joe Spiteri on the Malta Stand during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Earls Court London UK.

February 5th  2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Joe Spiteri on the Malta Stand during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Earls Court London UK.

February 6th  2012

•    GTA executive council led by Chairman Paul Scicluna and including Mario Loporto and CEO Joe Muscat met Arriva Gozo Representative Mr. Godfrey Attard to discuss extra arriva service during carnival and other crowd pulling weekends

February 7th  2012

•    GTA council members and members attended a half day conference at the Kempinski Hotel in San Lawrenz with regards to the ICER project and rural tourism. GTA CEO presented a paper on his experience on one of this projects visit to Auvergne.
•    GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting with the organizing committee of the Lejlet Lapsi at the Gozo Ministry.

February 8th  2012

•    GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting held at MTA Gozo office with Gozo Channel, MTA Malta and Gozo staff and the Director for Tourism regarding the transport operators at Cirkewwa and Mgarr terminals.

February 9th  2012

•    GTA CEO meets Ms. Jackie Roberts a Scottish artist residing on Gozo with regards to possible promotion of her works in the Lets Gozo
•    GTA delegation led by GTA Chairman Paul Scicluna and including Mario Loporto and CEO Joe Muscat met Dr. Franco Debono, prospective Candidate with Labour Party for the next General Elections and his assistant Mr. Frans Ghirxi

February 13th  2012

•    GTA CEO attends a meeting at Serena Aparthotel with regards a survey being conducted by  Outlook Coop Management and Communications who are preparing a Training Needs Analysis (TNA) on behalf of the Malta College of Arts Science & Technology (MCAST) for the purpose of reviewing the learning and development for the present and future labour force in Gozo. This will enable MCAST to develop courses with appropriate training and skills.

February 14th  2012

•    GTA CEO meets Mrs Joyce Coyne and Christine Scott regarding possible promotion of a Grand Charity Ball being held in Gozo in June
•    GTA CEO represents GTA during the presentation of the National Tourism Policy by Minister for Tourism
•    GTA CEO meets Mr. Michael Zammit Tabona regarding possible joint promotion for Gozo
•    GTA CEO meets MEPA representative Mr. Christopher Attard regarding the rural policy being drafted by MEPA on Gozo.

February 15th  2012

•    GTA CEO formed part of a NET TV discussion panel on the live Programme Iswed fuq l-Abjad which was discussing Gozo.

February 16th  2012

•    GTA CEO meets Xavier Hancock of Gozo Adventures with regards a climbing project on Gozo

February 18th  2012

•    GTA Executive led by Vice-Chairman Mario Loporto and including Mr. Mark Busutill and CEO Joe Muscat met Jesmond Bonello and Isabelle Depasquale of Content House regarding the advertising proposal for the magazine lets Gozo.

February 22nd  2012

•    GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting with the organizing committee of the Lejlet Lapsi at the Gozo Ministry.

February 24th   2012

•    GTA holds its 14th Annual General Meeting for all its members at the Citadel Cinema in Victoria, which was also addressed by Labour Party spokesman for Tourism Dr. Gavin Gulia, Minister for Tourism Dr. Mario de Marco and Minister for Gozo Giovanna Debono

February 28th  2012

•    GTA  CEO  attends a meeting in connection with the Careers Week 2012.
•    GTA first council meeting for 2012 after the Annual General Meeting during which the elections for chairman, vice-chairman, secretary and treasurer were held

March 1st 2012

•    GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting with the organizing committee of the Lejlet Lapsi at the Gozo Ministry

March 5th  2012

•    GTA CEO meets Keen advertising regarding the upcoming March Issue of the Lets Gozo

March 6th  2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Manuel Tabone on the Malta Stand during the ITB Tourism Fair in Berlin Germany.

March 7th 2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Manuel Tabone on the Malta Stand during the ITB Tourism Fair in Berlin Germany.

March 8th  2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Manuel Tabone on the Malta Stand during the ITB Tourism Fair in Berlin Germany.

March 9th  2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Manuel Tabone on the Malta Stand during the ITB Tourism Fair in Berlin Germany.

March 10th  2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Manuel Tabone on the Malta Stand during the ITB Tourism Fair in Berlin Germany.

March 11th  2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Manuel Tabone on the Malta Stand during the ITB Tourism Fair in Berlin Germany.

March 13th  2012

•    2nd GTA Council Meeting Chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna

March 14th 2012

•    GTA CEO Joe Muscat  delivered a lecture at the University of Malta entitled Tourism in Gozo as a Resource to students following a Degree Plus Course in Gozitan Studies.

March 15th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Paul Scicluna and CEO Joe Muscat attend a GRC meeting
•    Meeting of GTA members in Hotels and restaurants section regarding special offers re the Notte Gozitana

March 16th 2012

•    GTA Chairman and all council members attend the opening of the new MTA offices in Victoria by Minister for Tourism, Culture and the environment.
•    GTA Council holds meeting with the Minister for Tourism Dr. Mario de Marco

March 20th 2012

•    GTA Executive Clerks attends meeting at the Ninu Cremona School with regards the Tourism Career Expo

March 21st 2012

•    GTA Council led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna meets Minister for Gozo Giovanna Debono at the Gozo Ministry.

March 22nd 2012

•    GTA CEO Joe Muscat, meets MHRA President Mr. Tony Zahra and MHRA CEO Mr. Andrew Agius Muscat regarding future relationship between both entities

March 23rd 2012

•    GTA CEO Joe Muscat and GTA Secretary Mr. Mark Busutill meet Manuel Tabone at his offices regarding the Diving Master Plan

March 24th 2012

•    GTA Executive led by Chairman Paul Scicluna and including Mark Busutill and Joe Muscat, met Mr. Frank Spiteri from Hospitality Web Systems in relation to the GTA web booking Portal.

March 26th 2012

•    GTA Executive led by Chairman Paul Scicluna and including Mark Busutill and Joe Muscat, met Mr. Andrew Ransley of Addajet and Ms Christine Falzon from ICON Spiteri in relation to the GTA web booking Portal.

March 27th 2012

•    3rd. GTA council meeting chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna

March 29th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Paul Scicluna and CEO Joe Muscat attend a GRC meeting

March 30th 2012

•    GTA CEO attends second meeting of Business First. GTA sits as a member on the Business First Committee

April 2nd 2012

•    GTA CEO and Joanne Formosa attend meeting regarding the Careers Weeks being organized later during the month of April.

April 3rd 2012

•    GTA Executive led by Chairman Mr Paul Scicluna, meets ETC CEO Mr. Claudio Farrugia and ETC Gozo Manager Mr. Marcel Bonnici.

April 10th 2012

•    Separate meetings for the Restaurants and self catering  sections of GTA to tackle certain pending issues like tables and chairs and revision of licences.

April 12th 2012

•    GTA Chairman and GTA CEO attends GRC meeting with regards Budget Proposals by Gordon Cordina.
•    GTA CEO meets Gozo Ministry Officials regarding the placing of tables and chairs on the Qbajjar Water Front.
•    GTA CEO meets Tranport Malta officials and architects to discuss the progress on the Xewkija Victoria Road.

April 13th 2012

•    GTA CEO meets ITS Gozo Manager Ms. Maria Attard Fenech.

April 16th 2012

•    GTA represented by CEO during a meeting of the Consultative Committee of Green Economy set up by the Ministry for Finance and Economic Investment.
•    GTA CEO attends the monthly Board meeting of the Institute of Tourism Travel and Culture of the University of Malta.

April 17th 2012

•    GTA CEO together with Director for Tourism (MGOZ) Mr. Manuel Tabone attend a lunch together with a group of FTI German and Austrian Tour Operators.
•    GTA Secretary and Diving Section Representative Mr. Mark Busutill and GTA CEO  attends meeting between Director for Tourism (MGOZ), GTA and PDSA.

April 19th 2012

•    GTA CEO interviewed by Tourism Studies student Ms. Erika Montebello with regards Gozo’ s Tourism Marketing.
•    GTA CEO meets Gozo Laundry Manager Mr. Joe Attard regarding possible joint initiatives between both entities.

April 24th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna presides over a GTA Council Meeting.

April 26th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna lead GTA Council Members for the opening of the Career Weeks at the Victoria Boys Secondary School.
•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO attends the Gozo Regional Committee monthly meeting.

April 27th 2012

•    GTA CEO and Director for Tourism (MGOZ) tours the food Village at Magro Bros Factory. This tour was hosted by the Magro Group Managing Director Mr. John Magro.

April 30th 2012

•    GTA CEO meets one of GTA members Mr. Joe Fiteni.

May 4th 2012

•    GTA CEO meets GTA Vice-President Mr. Mario Loporto.

May 7th 2012

•    GTA CEO meets ITS Gozo Manager Ms. Maria Attard Fenech.

May 9th 2012

•    GTA Delegation led by GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and including Vice-Chairman, Mr. Mario Loporto and GTA CEO meets the Israel Ambassador to Malta – H.E. Mr Oren David, the Permanent Secretary (MGOZ) Mr. John Inguanez and Director for Tourism (MGOZ) Mr. Manuel Tabone.

May 14th 2012

•    GTA CEO attends meeting at MTA offices, together with with MTA Senior Head Gozo Office and Director of Tourism (MGOZ).

May 17th 2012

•    GTA Chairman, and GTA council members attend the official opening of the Villa Rundle Garden by the Prime Minister.

May 18th 2012

•    GTA executive council led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna met Mr. Frank Spiteri from HWS with regards to the setting up of the GTA web portal.

May 19th 2012

•    GTA executive council led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna met the Prime Minister Dr. Laurence Gonzi and Dr. Simon Busuttil at the Grand Hotel Mgarr. During this meeting a presentation was deliverd to the Prime Minister with regards the present tourism scenario on Gozo. GTA delegation also put forward several proposals to increase tourist numbers to Gozo.

May 22nd 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna chairs GTA Council Meeting.

May 24th 2012

•    GTA officials led by Vice-Chairman Mr. Mario Loporto attends the ICER consultative meeting on rural tourism on Gozo.

May 31st 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO attends the Gozo Regional Committee monthly meeting.

June 1st 2012

•    GTA invited to participate in a public discussion regarding transport between Malta and Gozo at the Grand Hotel Mgarr on an invitation by Dr. Franco Mercieca. GTA CEO delivered a presentation on the subject.

June 4th 2012

•    GTA CEO attends the monthly Board meeting of the Institute of Tourism Travel and Culture of the University of Malta.

June 6th 2012

•    GTA CEO interviewed by Mr. Frank Grech, regarding the latter’s dissertation for his University Masters Course.

June 8th 2012

•    GTA CEO attends meeting of the Green Economy Consultative Committee.

June 12th 2012

•    GTA Council Members and members attend a Regional Conference on the EU benefits for Gozo after 8 years as EU Members.

June 13th 2012

•    GTA CEO attends a meeting with the San Lawrenz local council with regards to the Village Main Square upgrade.
•    GTA executive council led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna met Mr. Frank Spiteri from HWS with regards to the setting up of the GTA web portal.

June 14th 2012

•    GTA CEO meets Mr. Denis Borg, General Secretary of the Maltese Italian Chamber of Commerce to discuss future joint initiative between both entities.

June 15th 2012

•    GTA Council led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna meets Dr. Mario Demarco, Minister for Tourism and the environment to discuss several Tourism issues affecting the Gozitan tourist establishments.

June 19th 2012

•    GTA Council Members led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna, visit the Food Village at Magro Bros Factory. The group was shown around this local produce facility by Managing Director Mr. John Magro.
•    GTA CEO attends a meeting with Police Superintendent Mr. Simon Galea regarding hard sell of transport services at Mgarr Ferry Terminal. This meeting was also attended by Director Tourism Mr. Manuel Tabone, MTA Gozo Office Senior Head Ms. Christine Vella and officials from Transport Malta (Gozo Branch).

June 22nd  2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO attends the half day National Conference on Water at the Westin Dragonara organized by the Malta Business Bureau.

June 25th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA  CEO meets the Mayor of Ghasri Mr. Andrew Vella with regards to the upkeep of rural roads in the vicinity of farmhouses in the locality of Ghasri.

June 26th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA  CEO attend a meeting with MTA CEO Mr. Josef Formosa Gauci with regards the new self catering licences.

June 27th 2012

•    GTA CEO delivers an overview of the tourism scenario on Gozo to a group of foreign guests participating in the ICER Project piloted by the Ministry for Gozo.

July 3rd 2012

•    GTA Executive Council led by GTA Chairman, Mr. Paul Scicluna and including Vice-Chairman Mr. Mario Loporto and CEO Mr. Joe Muscat met Dr. Jason Azzopardi Minister for Fair Competition, Small Business, and Consumers, to discuss common level playing field in the Gozitan Tourist Industry

July 4th 2012

•    Gozo Tourism Association is represented by its CEO Mr. Joe Muscat during the launch event of the National Tourism Policy for the Maltese Islands  by the Minister for Tourism, Culture and the Environment Dr. Mario Demarco at the Westin Dragonara Hotel.

July 5th 2012

•    Meeting presided over by GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna held at the GTA premises  for the Self catering Members regarding the proposal by GTA for the  new MTA rates for the self catering units.
•    Same meeting as above was held in the afternoon for other members of the self catering units, since they could not attend the morning meeting. This meeting was chaired by GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat

July 9th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend a GRC meeting during which Mr. Joe Muscat was elected vice-chairman of the GRC. In this respect GTA CEO Joe Muscat as Vice-Chairman, and Mr. Michael Grech as Chairman of the GRC will be the representatives of the GRC on the MCESD. This is the first time that Gozo will be represented on such forum.

July 10th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat meets Lets Gozo Editor, Ms. Jo Caruana to review and edit the July Issue of the Lets Gozo. This meeting held at Keen Studios was also attended by Mr. John Falzon Director Keen Advertising.

July 11th 2012

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends a meeting at ITS Qala with the Head of School Ms. Maria Attard Fenech with regards an EU funded Project in which GTA is a partner. The project main objective is to assess the current Gozitan employees skill level, devising and delivering an individual training programme,  and certifying them accordingly.

July 12th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat meets the Nadur Mayor Mr. Charles Said and the local council councillors to discuss the issue of the placing of tables and chairs infront of tourist establishments in the Nadur Village Core during summer 2012.

July 17th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna chairs another GTA Council Meeting.

July 18th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends the first MCESD council meeting as representative of the Gozo Regional Committee in which the Gozo Tourism Association is founder member.

July 23rd 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends a meeting at the Directorate of Tourism at the Ministry for Gozo with representatives of the French walkers Association FF Randonne, together with the Director for Tourism, and representatives of MTA in connection with a study FF Randonne is doing on a walking trail on Gozo.

July 26th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO attends the Gozo Regional Committee monthly meeting.

July 27th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends an EEC meeting and delivers a presentation on Gozitan Tourism entitled “Strengthening Gozitan Tourism Sustainability”. This meeting was chaired by the Prime Minister Dr. Laurence Gonzi and attended by the Minister for Gozo, the Minister for Finance and the Economy, and the Minister for Fair Competition, Small Business, and Consumers.

July 31st 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends the launch of the AirMalta fleet  rebranding at the Mediterraen Conference Centre.
•    GTA CEO GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat and GTA Council Member Mr. Philip Spiteri meets the Zebbug Mayor Mr. Nicky Saliba and the other local council councillors to discuss the issue of the placing of tables and chairs infront of tourist establishments in the resort of Marsalforn during summer 2012.

August 1st 2012

•    GTA executive council led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna met once again Mr. Frank Spiteri from HWS with regards to the setting up of the GTA web portal.

August 2nd 2012

•    GTA executive council led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna met Mr. John Formosa from Network Publications regarding the possibility of GTA participating in the upcoming BOV Boat Show.

August 3rd 2012

•    GTA CEO mets Mr. Dennis Dimech sales executive of the lets Gozo in connection with the lets Gozo  advertising.

August 18th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat participates in a radio discussion programme on domestic tourism to Gozo on RTK radio.

August 20th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat meets the newly appointed General Manager of the Kempinski Hotel and Spa Mr. Sven Fritzche in San Lawrenz.

August 21st 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna chairs another GTA Council Meeting.

August 22nd 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends the second MCESD council meeting as representative of the Gozo Regional Committee in which the Gozo Tourism Association is founder member.

August 27th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend the launch of the Eco Gozo action plan 2013-2015 by the Minister for Gozo at the Grand Hotel Mgarr.

August 28th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat sat on an interviewing board at the ITS Qala to approve the induction of students to new academic year 2012/2013 full-time courses.

August 29th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat sat on an interviewing board at the ITS Qala to approve the induction of students to new academic year 2012/2013 part-time courses.

August 30th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna presided over an executive meeting of the Gozo Tourism Association, attended by Vice-Chairman Mr. Mario Loporto, Secretary Mr. Mark Busuttil and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat.
•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO attends the Gozo Regional Committee monthly meeting.

September 6th 2012

•    GTA CEO meets Mr. Salvu Mallia with regards to possible GTA participation in TV programmes.
•    GTA Executive led by Mr. Paul Scicluna and including Vice- Chairman Mr. Mario Loporto, Secretary Mr. Mark Busuttil and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat meet the Minister for Gozo Hon. Giovanna Debono who was accompanied by the Permanent Secretary Mr. John Inguanez and Director Tourism and Economic Development Mr. Manuel Tabone.

September 7th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends the third MCESD council meeting as representative of the Gozo Regional Committee in which the Gozo Tourism Association is founder member.

September 10th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO attends a meeting with Minister for Tourism Dr. Mario Demarco, The Minister for Gozo Giovanna Debono and the Minister for Fair Competition, Small Business, and Consumers Dr Jason Azzopardi, as well as MTA CEO Mr. Josef Formosa Gauci and Director for Tourism Mr. Manuel Tabone with regards the GTA initiative scheme VALUE GOZO.
•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat participates in a discussion programme on Gozo on Super One Radio.

September 12th 2012

•    Meeting held at the GTA premises to evaluate the the expression of interest submitted by various suppliers to attend the World Travel Market with their local produce.
•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends the Gozo Regional Committee monthly meeting.

September 13th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna represents GTA and the MHRA Quarterly survey presentation held at the Inter-Continental Hotel.

September 17th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends a meeting at the GTA premises held for the Diving Centres operating on Gozo, which was also attended by Director Tourism Mr. Manuel Tabone.

September 18th 2012

•    GTA council members led by GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna meet the Minister for Gozo Giovanna Debono to discuss GTA proposals to the second phase of ECO-GOZO.
•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends a meeting of the Board of Directors of the Institute of Travel, Tourism and Culture of the University of Malta.

September 19th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat meets Mr. John Magri and Ms. Christine Vella from MTA with regards to establish Eco certification criteria for the Farmhouses
•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna, Vice-Chairman Mr. Mario Loporto and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat meet Gozo Channel Chairman Mr. Paul Curmi, who was accompanied by Mr. George Borg and Ms. Sarah Grech. During this meeting several issues in relation to better accessibility to Gozo were discussed.

September 20th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat meets Banif Gozo Branch Manager Ms. Marie Josette Vella Magri to discuss future co-operation between the two entities.

September 25th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna, GTA Secretary Mr. Mark Busutill  and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends a press conference given by the Minister for Gozo Giovanna Debono with regards to the launch of the publication by the Gozo Ministry DiveinsideGozo.

September 27th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat represents GTA at the Closing Conference organised by MCESD in partnership with MEUSAC with regards to the Project Closer to Europe.
•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO attends the Gozo Regional Committee monthly meeting.

October 10th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends a meeting at the Ministry for Gozo in connection with the arrival of two cruise ships off the Mgarr harbour on Saturday 27th October, 2012.
•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna chairs another GTA Council Meeting.

October 16th 2012

•    GTA executive council led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna met once again Mr. Frank Spiteri from HWS with regards to the setting up of the GTA web portal.
•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend the Gozo Regional Committee monthly meeting.

October 19th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends meeting at Dar Sant Anna with MTA officials led by Mr. Andre Vella, Director of Tourism Mr. Manuel Tabone and officials from KPDN with regards to accessible tourism.
•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends the third MCESD council meeting as representative of the Gozo Regional Committee in which the Gozo Tourism Association is founder member.

October 23rd 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends a Meeting at the Gozo Ministry with officials from Pricewaterhouse Cooper and Eco Gozo officials with regards to the ICER project.

October 25th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat presides over a meeting held at the GTA premises for the selfcatering sector. This meeting was also attended by officials from the health department and the Director for Tourism Mr. Manuel Tabone.
•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend the Gozo Regional Committee monthly meeting.

October 26th 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat represents GTA together with council members, Mr Joe Rapa, Mr. Philip Spiteri and Mr. Joe Muscat Sammut during a business breakfast held at the Kempinski with regards to the Budget 2013. During this business breakfast GTA CEO made an intervention with regards to several proposals being put forward by GTA.
•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna led the GTA Council during the launch event of the revamped GTA official website www.islandofgozo.org which was held at the Santa Cecilja Chapel in Xewkija in the presence of the Minister for Gozo Giovanna Debono  the Minister for Justice, Dialogue and the Family Dr. Chris Said, by Mr. Frank Spiteri from Hospitality web systems.

October 27th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends and delivers a presentation during the Annual General Meeting of  Regional Committee of  the Gozitan Local Councils which was held at the Hotel Calypso and presided over by the Minister for Justice, Dialogue and the Family Dr. Chris Said.

October 28th 2012

•    GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends the launch of the book the Gozo Malta airlink-my experience by Capt. George E. Kissaun held at the Gozo University Centre.

October 31st 2012

•    GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna led the GTA Executive together with the Gozo Business Chamber Executive led by the President Mr. Michael Grech during a joint meeting with the Minister for Gozo Giovanna Debono.

November 2nd 2012

Gozo Tourism Association Council led by Mr. Paul Scicluna met the Minister for Tourism, Culture and the environment Dr. Mario Demarco and MTA CEO Mr. Josef Formosa Gauci to discuss the GTA’s Budget proposals

November 4th 2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Manuel Tabone Director Tourism and Economic Development (MGOZ) on the Malta Tourism Authority Stand at the World Travel Market held in Excel London UK.

November 5th 2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Manuel Tabone Director Tourism and Economic Development (MGOZ) on the Malta Tourism Authority Stand at the World Travel Market held in Excel London UK.

November 6th 2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Manuel Tabone Director Tourism and Economic Development (MGOZ) on the Malta Tourism Authority Stand at the World Travel Market held in Excel London UK.

November 7th 2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Manuel Tabone Director Tourism and Economic Development (MGOZ) on the Malta Tourism Authority Stand at the World Travel Market held in Excel London UK.

November 8th 2012

•    GTA CEO represented Gozo together with Mr. Manuel Tabone Director Tourism and Economic Development (MGOZ) on the Malta Tourism Authority Stand at the World Travel Market held in Excel London UK.

November 13th 2012

•    Gozo Tourism Association council meeting

November 14th 2012

•    GTA CEO meets Mr. Stephen Cini to discuss and give the Association’s view on several points on the National Tourism Plan with regards Mr. Cini’s dissertation

November 15th 2012

•    GTA CEO together with council Member Mr. Philip Spiteri and GTA member Mr. Mauro Gasan meet Mr. Manuel Tabone Director Tourism & Economic Development (MGOZ) with regards small conference business to Gozo
•    GTA Executive led by GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and including Vice-Chairman Mr. Mario Loporto, GTA Secretary Mr. Mark Busutill and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat met a delegation from the Gozo Business Chamber led by its Chairman Mr. Michael Grech who was accompanied by Vice-Chairman Mr. Joe Borg and GBC CEO Mr. Joe Grech to discuss common issues between the two Gozitan entities

November 21st 2012

•    The Gozo Tourism Association is represented by its CEO Mr. Joe Muscat at a business breakfast on tourism held at the Westin Dragonara and which was addressed by the Prime Minister. During this business Breakfast the GTA representative put forward the concerns of the Association with regards to accessibility and major private tourism projects development on Gozo.

November 22nd 2012

•    The Gozo Tourism Association is represented by its CEO Mr. Joe Muscat on the first Gozo sub-committee meeting of the inter-ministerial committee on EU Programming Period 2014-2020.
•    The Gozo Tourism Association CEO Mr. Joe Muscat delivers a presentation on enhancing tourism on Gozo during a public discussion organized by Dr. Franco Mercieca prospective Labour Party candidate held at the Grand Hotel Mgarr.

November 27th 2012

•    The Gozo Tourism Association chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna leds a GTA delegation representing the Restaurants section of the Gozo Tourism Association for a meeting with the Malta Competitive and Consumer Affairs Authority Eng. Francis Farrugia with regards to the set up of the Value Gozo Scheme.
•    The Gozo Tourism Association CEO Mr. Joe Muscat as a representative of the Gozo Regional Committee attends a MCESD meeting addressed by the Minister for Finance Mr. Tonio Fenech with regards to the Budget 2013.

November 29th 2012

  •  GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend the Gozo Regional Committee monthly meeting.

December 3rd  2012

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat represents GTA during  the second inter-ministerial committee meeting set up to discuss EU funds for Gozo during the next programming period 2013-2020.

December 4th  2012

  • GTA CEO meets Ms. Maria Fenech Attard Head ITS Gozo.
  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attends meeting with Permanent Secretary at Ministry for Gozo and Gozo Channel Chairman to discuss the Winter scheme.

December 6th 2012

  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO attends a meeting with MEPA officials to discuss the New Height Limitations Policy concerning Gozitan Hotels.
  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend the Gozo Regional Committee monthly meeting.

December 7th 2012

  • GTA CEO together with council member MrAmand Veranneman meets Mr. Thomas Tom Steiner van den Ouweelen of Technical Diving Gozo

December 9th 2012.

  • GTA CEO represents the Gozo Tourism Association during a consultation meeting held with the Architects of the Marsalforn Master Plan at the Crystal Palace in Marsalforn.

December 11th 2012

  • GTA CEO and Council Member Mr. Philip Spiteri meet various tourism operators from the resort of Marsalforn at the GTA offices regarding the aftermath of the consultation meeting on the Marsalforn Master Plan.

December 12th 2012

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat represents GTA during  the forth  inter-ministerial committee meeting set up to discuss EU funds for Gozo during the next programming period 2013-2020.

December 17th 2012

  • The fifth Tourism Worker of the Year 2012 Award was held at the Royal Lady suite of the Grand Hotel at Mgarr. Minister Giovanna Debono conferred this Award to Mr. Joseph Tabone who was announced as the Gozitan Tourism Worker of the Year 2012 by the Chairman of the Adjudicanting Panel, Notary Public  Dr. Anton Hili LL.D.

December 21st 2012

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat represents GTA during  the forth  inter-ministerial committee meeting set up to discuss EU funds for Gozo during the next programming period 2013-2020.
  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna, GTA Secretary Mr. Mark Busuttil and GTA CEO meet Mr. Frank Spiteri with regards to the second phase of the web portal.

December 27th 2012

  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna attends for Festive Season Drinks at the Gozo Regional Committee Office in Victoria.

December 28th 2012

  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO presents the Gozo Tourism Association Electoral Programme Proposals to Dr. Simon Busuttil, Vice-leader of the Nationalist Party.

January 08th 2013

  • GTA council meeting chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna

January 14th 2013

  • GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting held of the Interministerial committee on Gozo to discuss the EU funds allocation for Gozo for period 2014-2016 at the Gozo Ministry.

January 15th 2013

  • Lets Gozo editorial team meets  at Keen Advertising Ltd offices to edit the first edition of the Lets Gozo for 2013

January 16th 2013

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA CEO and Executive Clerk represents GTA during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Manchester UK.

January 17th 2013

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA CEO and Executive Clerk represents GTA during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Manchester UK.

January 18th 2013

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA CEO and Executive Clerk represents GTA during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Manchester UK.

January 19th 2013

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA CEO and Executive Clerk represents GTA during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Manchester UK.

January 23nd  2013

  • Ms. Joanne Formosa Executive officer represents GTA during a meeting held at the New Ninu Cremona School Complex with regards to the Careers weeks for 2013.

January 24th 2013

  • Mr. Mario Loporto GTA Vice-Chairman and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  represents GTA  for the first time during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Dublin Ireland.

January 25th 2013

  • Mr. Mario Loporto GTA Vice-Chairman and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  represents GTA  for the first time during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Dublin Ireland.

January 26th 2013

  • Mr. Mario Loporto GTA Vice-Chairman and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  represents GTA  for the first time during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Dublin Ireland.

January 27th 2013

  • Mr. Mario Loporto GTA Vice-Chairman and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  represents GTA  for the first time during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Dublin Ireland.
  • The third Edition of the GTA Magazine Lets Gozo was published with the Sunday Times of Malta

January 28th 2013

  • GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting held of the Interministerial committee on Gozo to discuss the EU funds allocation for Gozo for period 2014-2016 at the Gozo Ministry.

January 30th 2013

  • Mr. Paul Scicluna GTA Chairman and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  represents GTA   during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in London United Kingdom.

January 31st 2013

  • Mr. Paul Scicluna GTA Chairman and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  represents GTA  during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Dublin Ireland.

February 1st 2013

  • Mr. Paul Scicluna GTA Chairman and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  represents GTA  during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Dublin Ireland.

February 2nd  2013

  • Mr. Paul Scicluna GTA Chairman and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  represents GTA  during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Dublin Ireland.

February 3th   2013

  • Mr. Paul Scicluna GTA Chairman and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  represents GTA  during the Destinations Holiday and Travel Show in Dublin Ireland.

February 5th   2013

  • GTA council members led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and CEO GTA attended a meeting for the tourism sector organized by the Labour Party and addressed by its leader Dr. Joseph Muscat. GTA CEO also made an intervention during discussion time.

February 11th  2013

  • GTA CEO represents GTA during a meeting held of the Interministerial committee on Gozo to discuss the EU funds allocation for Gozo for period 2014-2016 at the Gozo Ministry

February 13th  2013

  • GTA executive council led by Chairman Paul Scicluna and including Mario Loporto and CEO Joe Muscat met  Ms Gabby Mallia to discuss  EU funding possibilities from the forth call under Sustainable Tourim Funds.

February 15th  2013

  • GTA holds its 15th Annual General Meeting for all its members at the Citadel Cinema in Victoria, which was also addressed by Labour Party spokesman for Tourism Dr. Gavin Gulia, Minister for Tourism Dr. Mario de Marco,  Minister for Gozo Giovanna Debono and Labour Party Spokesman for Gozo. Dr. Anton Refalo. During this AGM the new GTA Council for 2013 was also formed.

February 16th  2013

  • The Lets Gozo Editorial team held the interviews for the second issue of the Lets Gozo due to be published on 20th April, 2013

February 18th  2013

  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend a meeting  Gozo Regional Committee  with the CEO of MEPA Dr. Simon  Stafrace.

February 19th 2013

  • GTA Chairman attends a meeting at Hotel Calypso with regards the fourth EU Grant Scheme Call for Sustainable Tourism Projects by Enterprises.

February 20th 2013

  • GTA  CEO  attends a meeting held at the Ninu Cremona Boys Secondary School in connection with the Careers Week 2013.

February 21st  2013

  • GTA first council meeting for 2013 after the Annual General Meeting during which the elections for chairman, vice-chairman, secretary and treasurer were held.

February 22nd2013

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat represents the Gozo Tourism Association during the One TV discussion programm l-Affari Taghna hosted by John Bundy which was transmitted from St. Augustine Square in Victoria and which was also attended by the Labour Party Leader.

February 26th 2013

  • GTA second council meeting for 2013 after the Annual General Meeting which was chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna who was confirmed once again Chairman of the GTA for the seventh consecutive time.

February 27th 2013

  • GTA CEO represents GTA during a business breakfast held at the Hotel Calypso by the PN and which was address by the Prime Minister.

February 28th 2013

  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna attends a meeting for the touristic sector at the Gozo Ministry in connection with the website www.visitgozo.com
  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend a meeting of the Gozo Regional Committee.

March 4th 2013

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat represents GTA during a meeting of the organizing Committee of the Notte Gozitana to be held in May 2013, which meeting was held at the Ministry for Gozo.

March 5th 2013

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  and Mr. Manuel Tabone Director for Tourism and Economic Development represents Gozo  during the ITB Travel Show in Berlin Germany. This year Gozo’s Stand with the Malta stand was animated by Chef Mr. George Borg who prepared local food tastings to the stand visitors.

March 6th 2013

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  and Mr. Manuel Tabone Director for Tourism and Economic Development represents Gozo  during the ITB Travel Show in Berlin Germany. This year Gozo’s Stand with the Malta stand was animated by Chef Mr. George Borg who prepared local food tastings to the stand visitors

March 7th 2013

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  and Mr. Manuel Tabone Director for Tourism and Economic Development represents Gozo  during the ITB Travel Show in Berlin Germany. This year Gozo’s Stand with the Malta stand was animated by Chef Mr. George Borg who prepared local food tastings to the stand visitors

March 8th 2013

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  and Mr. Manuel Tabone Director for Tourism and Economic Development represents Gozo  during the ITB Travel Show in Berlin Germany. This year Gozo’s Stand with the Malta stand was animated by Chef Mr. George Borg who prepared local food tastings to the stand visitors

March 9th 2013

  • GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat GTA  and Mr. Manuel Tabone Director for Tourism and Economic Development represents Gozo  during the ITB Travel Show in Berlin Germany. This year Gozo’s Stand with the Malta stand was animated by Chef Mr. George Borg who prepared local food tastings to the stand visitors.

March 14th 2013

  • GTA Executive held its first meeting after the AGM, which was chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna and attended by Vice-Chairman Mario Loporto, Secretary Mark Busutill Treasurer Joe Muscat Sammut and CEO Joe Muscat
  • GTA CEO held an interview with ITS Third Year University Student Lucienne Sultana with regards to the Day tripper business on Gozo.
  • GTA Chairman and CEO Mr. Paul Scicluna and Joe Muscat meet GBC Chairman and CEO Mr. Michael Grech and Mr. Joe Grech to discuss common issues to both organizations.
  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna represents GTA during a meeting of the Gozo Actions Group

March 18th 2013

  • GTA Third council meeting for 2013 after the Annual General Meeting which was chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna.

March 21st  2013

  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend a meeting of the Gozo Regional Committee.

March 25th   2013

  • GTA CEO Joe Muscat represents GTA during a meeting the Gozo Cultural Committee and Gozo Channel with regards Gozo Channel schemes for the Notte Gozitana

March 26th   2013

  • GTA CEO held an interview with ITS Third Year University Student Joanne Grima with regards to the Agri Tourism  on Gozo.
  • GTA CEO meets Mr. Barry Calvert to discuss possible joint advertising ventures on Gozo and its tourism product

March 27th 2013

  • GTA Executive held another meeting, which was chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna and attended by Vice-Chairman Mario Loporto, Secretary Mark Busutill Treasurer Joe Muscat Sammut and CEO Joe Muscat

April 3rd   2013

  • GTA Chairman and CEO Mr. Paul Scicluna and Joe Muscat meet GBC Chairman and CEO Mr. Michael Grech and Mr. Joe Grech to discuss common issues to both organizations.
  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna chaired a meeting of the GTA Executive meeting, attended by Vice-Chair Mario Loporto, Secretary Mark Busuttil and Treasurer Joe Muscat Sammut. GTA CEO was also in attendance

April 4th 2013

  • GTA CEO meets Mr. Francis Darmanin from MTA who is conducting a review of MTA work in relation to the island of Gozo

April 5th 2013

  • GTA CEO attends and represents the GRC on an MCESD meeting in Malta

April 8th 2013

  • GTA held  a meeting at the Cornocupia Hotel for the accommodation sector who are interested in participating in the Notte Gozitana Scheme for the Domestic market.
  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna represents GTA during a meeting of the Gozo Actions Group

April 9th 2013

  • GTA Executive led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna together with Vice-Chairman Mr. Mario Loporto and GTA CEO Joe Muscat meet Ms. Maria Fenech Attard Manager ITS Gozo
  • GTA fourth council meeting for 2013 after the Annual General Meeting which was chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna.

April 11th 2013

  • GTA CEO chairs a meeting for those tourist establishments who were interested to participate on the Gozo stand, during the upcoming AMITEX Fair in Naxxar

April 12th 2013

  • GTA Council led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna meets for the first time the Minister for Gozo Dr. Anton Refalo at the ITS in Qala. Apart from the council, the following were also present for this meeting: Mr. Joe Bonello Permanent Secretary at Ministry for Tourism, CEO MTA Mr. Josef Formosa Gauci, CEO GTA Joe Muscat and MTA Gozo Head Ms. Christine Vella and Ms Maryanne Portanier.

April 15th 2013

  • GTA CEO attends and represents the GTA  during a meeting held at the Victoria Boys Secondary school with regards the upcoming careers week in Gozo.

April 17th 2013

  • GTA Executive held its second meeting after the AGM, which was chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna and attended by Vice-Chairman Mario Loporto, Secretary Mark Busutill Treasurer Joe Muscat Sammut and CEO Joe Muscat.

April 18th 2013

  • GTA CEO attends and represents the GRC on an MCESD meeting in Malta
  • GTA CEO attends the official opening and man the Gozo stand at AMITEX fair held in Naxxar. GTA was entrusted to man the Gozo Stand by the Ministry for Gozo. Animation on the stand was provided by ta’ Mena Estate and Savina Creations, while information  tourist services available on Gozo was on display on the stand. GTA also conducted a survery amongst the visitor on the Stand.
  • GTA CEO attends and represents GTA during the Annual Press Awards Event organized by MTA at Capua Palace in Sliema.

April 19th 2013

  • Two GTA council members, namely Mr. Joe Mercieca and Ms. Pauline Spiteri man the Gozo stand at AMITEX

April 20th 2013

  • Two GTA council members, namely the Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna  and Vice-Chairman Mr. Mario Loporto man the Gozo stand at AMITEX

April 21st 2013

  • Two GTA staff, namely  the CEO Mr. Joe Muscat and Ms. Joanne Formosa man the Gozo stand at AMITEX

April 23rd  2013

  • GTA Chairman, Mr. Paul Scicluna, GTA Vice Chairman Mr. Mario Loporto and GTA CEO meet ITS Manager Ms. Maria Attard Fenech at ITS School in Qala.
  • GTA fourth council meeting for 2013 after the Annual General Meeting which was chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna.

April 25th  2013

  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend a meeting of the Gozo Regional Committee.

April 26th  2013

  • GTA CEO attends and represents the GRC on an MCESD meeting in Malta
  • GTA Chairman attends and represents the Gozitan Tourism Sector on a MUESAC meeting in Malta.

 

April 29th  2013

  • GTA Chairman, GTA CEO and several GTA Council Members, including, Ms. Monica Borg, Mr. Sven Fritzche, Mr. Philip Spiteri, Mr. Mark Busuttil attend the launch of the website www.visitgozo.com at the Gozo Ministry
  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend a meeting  of the Social Partners organized by the Office of the President of Malta and the Verdala Palace.

April 30th  2013

  • GTA CEO chairs a meeting of the Restaurant’s working group attended by Mr. Amand Veranneman, Mr. Philip Spiteri, Mr. Joe Rapa and Mr. Joe Mercieca

May 2nd  2013

  • GTA CEO represents the GRC during the launch of the Jobs Plus  (UHM project) by the Prime Minister at the Lufhansa Technics.
  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna represents GTA during a meeting of the Gozo Actions Group

May 3rd  2013

  • GTA CEO attends and represents the GRC on an MCESD meeting in Malta

May 6th   2013

  • GTA CEO attends and represents the GRC on an MCESD meeting in Malta

May 7th   2013

  • GTA Council led by Mr. Paul Scicluna and including Vice-Chairman Mr. Mario Loporto, Secretary Mr. Mark Busuttil, GTA CEO Joe Muscat, Joe Rapa, Amand Veranneman, Joe Mercieca, and Joe Muscat meet the Minister for Tourism Mr. Karmenu Vella at the Auberge d’Italie.
  • GTA council led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna meets Gozo Channel Chairman Mr. Joe Cordina at the GTA premises.
  • GTA fifth council meeting for 2013 after the Annual General Meeting which was chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna.

May 8th   2013

  • GTA CEO represents GTA during a consultation meeting with the Minister for Gozo with regards to EU funded employment schemes

May 9th   2013

  • GTA representative Ms. Joanne Formosa organized various touristic trails by coach to the Gozitan secondary schools students.

May 14th   2013

  • GTA CEO chairs another meeting of the Restaurant’s working group attended by Mr. Amand Veranneman, Mr. Philip Spiteri, Mr. Joe Rapa and Mr. Joe Mercieca

May 16th   2013

  • GTA CEO attends the MTA Board Meeting
  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna represents GTA during a meeting of the Gozo Actions Group

May 17th   2013

  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and GTA CEO Mr. Joe Muscat attend a meeting of the Gozo Regional Committee.

May 18th   2013

  • GTA CEO meets Prof. Joe Falzon, MCESD consultant, to discuss tourism and foreign direct investment issues related to Gozo.

May 20th 2013

  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna represents GTA during a meeting of the Gozo Actions Group

May 21st    2013

  • GTA CEO meets Banif Gozo Manager, Ms. Marie Josette Vella Magro and Banif Manager Ms. Charmaine Buhagiar with regards joint initiatives beneficial to both entities.
  • GTA sixth council meeting for 2013 after the Annual General Meeting which was chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna.

May 23rd   2013

  • GTA CEO meets Mr. Godfey Kenely from outlook Coop and Ms. Maria Fenech Attard from ITS Gozo with regards to Diversity in employment event to be held in June in ITS Gozo.
  • GTA Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna represents GTA during a meeting of the Gozo Actions Group

May 24th    2013

  • GTA executive led by Chairman Mr. Paul Scicluna and including Mario Loporto, Joe Muscat Sammut, Mark Busuttil and CEO Joe Muscat, meets Gozo NGO’s Association led by Mr. Ryan Mercieca and included Mr. Carmel Zammit and Mr. Joe Camilleri.

May 29th    2013

  • GTA Executive held its third meeting after the AGM, which was chaired by Mr. Paul Scicluna and attended by Vice-Chairman Mario Loporto, Secretary Mark Busutill Treasurer Joe Muscat Sammut and CEO Joe Muscat
  • GTA Executive led by Mr. Paul Scicluna and including Vice-Chairman Mario Loporto, Secretary Mark Busutill Treasurer Joe Muscat Sammut meets Director for Tourism Mr. Manuel Tabone and Gozo Ministry consultant Mr. Frank J. Psaila.

May 30th    2013

  • GTA Council led by Mr. Paul Scicluna and including Vice-Chairman Mr. Mario Loporto, Secretary Mr. Mark Busuttil, GTA CEO Joe Muscat, Joe Rapa, Amand Veranneman, Joe Mercieca, Philip Spiteri, Ludgard Gatt, Brian Meilak, Joe Muscat Sammut and Ms. Joanne Formosa meet the Minister for Gozo Dr. Anton Refalo at the Ministry for Gozo.

May 31st    2013

  • GTA CEO on behalf of GTA delivers a presentation during a half day seminar organized by the Malta office of the European Parliament held at the Grand Hotel.

January 7th    2016

  • GTA holds the 8th edition of the Gozo Tourism Awards at the Grand Hotel Mgarr.

January 12th    2016

  • CEO GTA attends Malta Tourism Authority Board Meeting. 

 

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