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We will not speak today about the latest developments at Air Malta because the story is still developing and we will see in the coming days what further developments there will be. But we can and indeed we will speak about another issue that is also within Konrad Mizzi's remit: the Vitals mess. In this and ...
Regulatory bodies that are affected by this include the central bank of Malta, the Malta Financial Services Authority, the regulator for Energy and Water Services, the authority for Transport in Malta, the Malta Communications Authority, the Malta Gaming Authority, the Planning Authority, the Environmental ...

A body of a man was found in Gharb, Gozo near the chapel of St Dimitrius. police were called to the scene at around 8am. Blood was found on his body. The case is being treated as a murder and preliminary investigations show that the man was shot. police, together with forensic experts had gone on site.
Since the 1990s third-way Labour in Malta emerged throughout the world, with Joseph Muscat an admirer of Tony Blair and his policies, and to some extent the Nationalist Party over the last couple of years; Given the repercussions caused by third-way Labour governments, particularly in the UK, do you ...
Speaking at a seminar on foreign direct investment in Malta and the findings of Malta Enterprises's 2013-2016 annual report, Camilleri explained that 12% of those working in the manufacturing sector were expats, and the sector offered an important employment avenue for those less academically inclined.
There are 14 Maltese nationals who are currently being held in prisons abroad, Foreign Affairs Minister Carmelo Abela said this evening. He was replying to a parliamentary question by PN MP David Stellini. The nationalist MP also asked how many of these had asked for government assistance to be ...
A total of 1,253,708 passengers travelled between Malta and Gozo during the fourth quarter in 2017, up by 8.1% when compared to the corresponding quarter in 2016. The latest statistics by the National Statistics Office show that the highest number of passengers in the fourth quarter was recorded in ...
economy Minister Chris Cardona this evening presented the first reading of a bill that would govern the manufacture of medical cannabis in Malta. ... cannabis in Malta, government would also be looking at ways in which "serious individuals" could be licensed to manufacture cannabis products in Malta.
Even if there are definitely signs of prejudice in the EP's approach to Malta, the writing is still on the wall. This report is about more than just the political fortunes of two disgraced public officials: there is also Malta's reputation at stake. More significantly still, many of the problems highlighted by this report are ...
This Christmas, beware of those who come bearing gifts, the police said in a statement. The Malta police Cyber crime Unit has launched investigations in relation to phishing messages that appear to have been received by local users over the weekend. Examples include a message claiming to be from an ...
The Malta Community Chest Fund Foundation reflects the core values of respect and goodwill that inform the work that is being done throughout the year by a dedicated team. In my role as chair of the Supervisory Council, which is the policy-making body of the MCCFF, it is difficult to summarise the full ...
"In Malta, civil society is moved when it affects them directly. On the whole we tend to be fairly complacent as a society. It takes a lot of moving". - Outgoing director general of the Today Public Policy Institute, Martin Scicluna, on the think tank's decision to strengthen its contribution to debates on issues of ...
The last time he used the veto was when he vetoed the adoption by the EU of the European Convention on Unlawful Gaming, thus allowing our iGaming industry to sell gambling and gaming products considered illegal in certain countries to the citizens of those countries. When Malta does not consider ...
Despite the recent car bomb murder of an investigative journalist in Malta, the island is on many "where to go" lists for 2018. Its capital, Valletta, is one of Europe's 2018 capitals of culture and a Unesco World Heritage Site with 7,000 years of history. Attractions include festivals, nightlife, ancient stone ...
Malta's leaders came together this evening for the annual exchange of season's greetings outside of Parliament. President Marie Louise Coleiro Preca departed from the traditional by having four children from the President's foundation speak in her stead, where they stressed the importance of unity and ...
Specifically, Malta ranked 1st in personal freedom, 17th in trade freedom, 35th in monetary freedom, 29th in property rights, 38th in innovation, 22nd in technology, 87th in red tape, 49th in investor protection, 40th in corruption, and 64th in tax burden. Malta showed significant GDP growth of 5.5%, among ...

"The Labour Force Survey shows that in the third quarter of 2017, employment kept on rising, reaching the record 200,000 mark." This, government said, is a 16% rise over 2012. This increase, the statement read, was nearly completely composed of full-time employment. "While prior to 2013 only 45% of ...
With GDP growth standing at 7.7% in the third quarter, Malta's was the second fastest growing economy, figures out today show. Average growth across the EU stood at 2.6% in the third quarter, according to Eurostat, the EU's statistical agency. Romania, with GDP growth of 8.6% topped the chart, followed ...
Malta is strongly opposed to the US president's decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital city of Israel, as this could fuel extremism in the region, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said ... "Malta does not agree with the US president's decision," Muscat said, in reply to questions put to him by MaltaToday.
72% of Maltese are optimistic about their future, and 77% are optimistic about the future of their children, a government statement read quoting a recent survey. The EU agency Eurofund had just published the first results from a survey involving all EU countries in 2016. The government statement read that ...
Coming off two very strong editions, Glitch Festival has quickly established itself as the biggest festival in Malta as well as one of Europe's major electronic festivals. Following last year's strong response, hosting 4,000 people from over 50 different countries including UK, France, Germany, Australia, Brazil ...
Lawyer Franco Debono, assisting Said, argued that all police witnesses had testified and that his client has strong ties to Malta. Lawyer Roberto Montalto, also assisting Said, stressed that from testimony presented thus far, it would appear that the drugs had been placed inside the vehicle behind the ...
Mass media, technology and consumerism are three of the factors tampering with modern-day relationships in Malta, a new local study has found. Other factors include struggling with a work-family balance and the perceived ease of getting a legal separation or divorce. The study released earlier today ...
Malta has this week classified in the first place among all the EU countries when it comes to the provision of online services. In the European Commission's report "e-government Benchmark Report 2017", Malta ranked in the first position in all the established indicators, namely related to accessibility and ...
Maltese police have arrested 10 suspects in connection to the October assassination of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, who was renowned for her unflinching scrutiny of the corrupt and powerful on the Mediterranean island nation. All of the suspects are from Malta and most have criminal ...
For over a decade, low corporate tax rates made the tiny Mediterranean island of Malta the best place in Europe to set up online poker, sports ...
Investigations into a slush fund used by Azerbaijan's ruling class to pay off politicians in Europe looked similar to the Ta' Xbiex-based Pilatus ...
Cold weather is expected over the coming days and temperatures are expected to drop, the health authorities warned yesterday. Although ...
The lucky couple came aboard the MSC Meraviglia and they mark a new record number of passengers coming to Malta through cruise liners.
Malta's Labour administration will be fending off scathing criticism over its record of governance and allegations of corruption when a European ...
The Malta-crafted Nativity scene, featuring a replica of a traditional luzzu, that was installed at the Vatican last Christmas, is to have another ...
In the interview (entitled Malta tries to bury sleaze claims), Ferris, who had been sacked from the FIAU after the last election, tells The Times of ...
During this intensive half-day event, the recent property and construction industry study commissioned by the Malta Developers Association ...
HSBC Malta is inviting the public to join its employees and their families in a toy collection drive to help spread a little happiness among ...
Any breaches are punished by the harshest and heaviest penalties and fines anywhere in Europe. The Commission took Malta to court in 2016 ...
Malta is an island with a complicated past, invaded by empires across the ages, from the Carthaginians and Romans to the French and finally ...
"Malta generates over 340 tonnes of solvent waste per-year which is exported to treatment. Re-Solve is aiming to offer an alternative to this ...
Creditreform Rating has affirmed the unsolicited long-term sovereign rating of "A+" for Malta. It also affirmed Malta's unsolicited ratings for ...
Years ago, when the manager of an Italian restaurant in southern Florida who had never heard of Malta asked where I lived, and I explained ...
The Department of Nursing at the University of Malta is concerned with the capping of mentors as per an MUMN agreement, and worried that it ...
Donald Dalli, a University of Malta's Faculty of engineering student, placed first in the European Speak Out for Engineering Competition.
The 2017 edition of Budding Rockstars was held last week at the Hilton Malta Hotel, St Julian's. The event was attended by 150 Form 5 ...
Black Friday is internationally known as one full of deals. In Malta, sales are quickly increasing on the day, as stores are introducing more ...
The family of an investigative journalist killed in a car bomb attack in Malta have filed a lawsuit against the police for allegedly failing to carry out ...
Last week's debate in the European Parliament and the subsequent approval of a resolution condemning Malta will inevitably lead to ...
Next September, Malta will be hosting the 22nd edition of the Digital Research in the Humanities & arts (DRHA) Conference at Spajzu Kreattiv, ...
The Malta Tourism Authority recently took part at the World Travel market, the global premier event for the international travel and tourism ...
Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said prostitution and human trafficking in Malta has been "shunted underground" but so far no offer of further ...
The demand from affluent South Africans for offshore property investments has boosted demand for Malta property. These wealthy South ...


 

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