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  Department of Information
The Constitution provides that the National Flag of Malta consists of two equal vertical stripes, white in the hoist and red in the fly, with a representation of the George Cross, edged with red, in the canton of the white stripe; the breadth of the flag is one and a half times its height.
The flag used by the Archbishop of Malta consists of two equal vertical stripes, yellow in the hoist and white in the fly.
When the National Flag is displayed otherwise than by being flown from a staff, it should be displayed flat, with the 'hoist' on the left of the audience, whether indoors or out, or so suspended that its folds fall as free as though it were hoisted upon a flagstaff.
www.doi.gov.mt /EN/state/symbols.asp   (1742 words)

  
 About Malta - Travel, Maps, Flag and Information
The Republic of Malta is a small and densely populated island nation consisting of an archipelago in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea.
Although Malta geophysically constitutes a part of North Africa — lying on the African continental plate directly south of Italy and north of Tunisia and Libya — the country is geopolitically located in Southern Europe.
Malta is the smallest EU country in terms of both population and area.
www.canadiancontent.net /profiles/Malta.html   (696 words)

  
 Malta - Country Profile - Repubblika ta' Malta
The island-state of Malta is llocated in the Mediterranean Sea, south of Sicily (Italy), it consists of three islands: Malta, Gozo and Comino, of which Malta is the largest island.
Malta became an EU member in May of 2004.
Malta Freeport is a major maritime transhipment logistic centre in the Mediterranean region.
www.nationsonline.org /oneworld/malta.htm   (660 words)

  
 Flag of Malta - Definition, explanation
The Flag of Malta is a basic bi-colour, with white in the hoist and red in the fly -- the banner of the arms of Malta.
Tradition states that the colours of the flag were given to Malta by Count Roger, in 1091; however, this allegation is only a legend developed through time.
In the upper hoist corner (in the Canton of the white stripe) is the George Cross (outlined in red) - an honour awarded to the entire Maltese population for their exceptional bravery and gallantry during World War II.
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 Malta Network Resources - The National Flag Of Malta Given To Malta By Count Roger The Norman
The National Flag of Malta consists of two equal vertical stripes, white in the hoist and red in the fly.
Seeing that the Maltese had no flag, he removed and tore off two squares from his red and white checkered standard, and gave it to the Maltese.
A representation of the George Cross awarded to Malta and the whole population during the Second World War by His Majesty King George VI (the Sixth) on the 15th April, 1942 is carried or embedded, edged with red, in the canton of the white stripe of the flag.
www.maltanetworkresources.com /flagmt.html   (201 words)

  
 Blue Flag Programme
The Blue Flag is an exclusive eco-label awarded to over 3200 beaches and marinas in 36 countries across Europe, South Africa, Morocco, New Zealand, Canada and the Caribbean in 2006.
The Blue Flag Programme is owned and run by the independent non-profit organisation Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE).
The Blue Flag works towards sustainable development at beaches/marinas through strict criteria dealing with water quality, environmental education and information, environmental management, and safety and other services.
www.blueflag.org   (186 words)

  
 Malta flag to buy Maltese flag.
The flag of Malta was adopted on September the 1964, day of the Independence.
The flag is made up of two vertical bands: the left one is white, the right one is red.
On the upper left side there's a San George's cross, given to the Malta's Peoples for their heroism during the II World War.
www.flagsonline.it /asp/flag.asp/flag_malta/malta.html   (184 words)

  
 Malta Ship & Yacht Registration - Shipping
Upon providing us with a power of attorney for the formation of a shipping company and for the registration of your ship or yacht, our firm can assist at all stages and from all aspects and registration is usually a speedy procedure.
Any vessel can be registered under the Maltese flag provided it is owned by a Maltese registered company or by a person habitually resident in Malta.
With effect from January 2006 Malta has reduced its rate of vat on Maltese registered yachts to 5.4%.
www.cc-advocates.com /maritime-law/ship-yacht-registration.htm   (326 words)

  
 flag of malta - OneLook Dictionary Search   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
We found one dictionary with English definitions that includes the word flag of malta:
Tip: Click on the first link on a line below to go directly to a page where "flag of malta" is defined.
Phrases that include flag of malta: national flag of malta
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 Maltese Flags (Malta) from The World Flag Database
Maltese Flags (Malta) from The World Flag Database
This flag is not used as the courtesy ensign.
Flag Drawings © Graham Bartram, portions © The Flag Institute and Mario Fabretto
www.flags.net /MALT.htm   (81 words)

  
 Europe Travel - Flag of Malta - Map of Malta
Europe Travel - Flag of Malta - Map of Malta
Collection of Malta Flags, maps and travel information
Flag Description: two equal vertical bands of white (hoist side) and red; in the upper hoist-side corner is a representation of the George Cross, edged in red
www.europeetravel.com /flags/malta.htm   (123 words)

  
 Malta Flag | Description of the Flag of Malta | Travellerspoint
Online Travel Guide > Flags of the World > Malta Flag (Large Version)
Description of the flag of Malta : "two equal vertical bands of white (hoist side) and red; in the upper hoist-side corner is a representation of the George Cross, edged in red"
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www.travellerspoint.com /flags-large.cfm?country=Malta   (68 words)

  
 Maltese Flags geographic.org; Malta flag; Drapeau Maltan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
This flag of Malta is intended for representational purposes and no claim to technical accuracy is made.
Click on the link above to read the terms for use of this Maltese flag on your web page.
Copyright © 2003 Photius Coutsoukis (all rights reserved)
www.geographic.org /flags/new3/malta_flags.html   (44 words)

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