Updated: GO says most mobile phone services have been restored
Updated 3.51 p.m. GO plc said this afternoon that works to restore its mobile coverage have progressed very well and the majority of services have been restored across Malta and Gozo.
"Works will continue until the situation is completely back to normal," the company said, without giving details of the nature of the problem.
Practically all GO mobile phone subscribers were unable to use their phones for most of the day.
In the morning it confirmed that its mobile phone customers were experiencing difficulties with reception.
"We are attending to the matter urgently and we apologize for the inconvenience," the company said on its facebook page.