Last Updated 23 | 04 | 2014 at 09:37


The Minister for Energy and Health, Konrad Mizzi , had a courtesy visit by a Chinese delegation which was led by the Director General of the Health Department of Jiangsu Province Ms. Wang and the...Read More >>

  • Joseph Muscat: "Money saved from bills will make the difference in peoples lives."

    Date: Wed, 23/04/2014 - 09:13

    An average decrease of 25 % from bills. This means that families will be saving money which will make the difference in people's lives. This was stated by the Prime Minister and Labour Party Leader Joseph Muscat while he was meeting with the Bartolo family in Isla     .
  • Alfred Sant - “EU Policies that inhibit investment prospects should be held in check”

    Date: Wed, 23/04/2014 - 08:29

     Former Prime Minister Alfred Sant said that EU policies that encourage public and private investment need to be taken on board and implemented vigorously. Other policies that serve to inhibit investment prospects, especially in the private sector because of Malta’s...
  • Bulgarian man sentenced to two years in prison

    Date: Tue, 22/04/2014 - 16:06

    A Bulgarian man aged 31 years was given a two-year sentence and € 2,400 fine after admitting to trafficking and importing cocaine, which he was in possession and also that it wasn't for his exclusive use. The court presided over by Magistrate Francesco Depasquale heard...
  • Over 2,400 petition MEPA against proposed construction in Wied Garnaw area

    Date: Tue, 22/04/2014 - 15:58

    This morning Save Wied Garnaw Action Group and Sta Lucija Residents Action Committee formally submitted a petition to MEPA.  The petition refers to a development proposal to build a five-storey complex for the elderly Outside the Development Zone in Wied Garnaw area,...
  • PN using scare tactics

    Date: Tue, 22/04/2014 - 15:39

    The Ministry for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties stated that the Government consistently and in the most categorical manner is against abortion, and the declaration that was given on Tuesday morning by the Leader of the Opposition is absolutely...
  • Man accused of attempted murder

    Date: Tue, 22/04/2014 - 14:36

    A 31-year-old man who allegedly shot and injured two men last Monday night has been kept in custody after pleading not guilty to a charge of attempted murder. Jonathan Casha, 31, from Ghaxaq allegedly shot both men outside a bar in Hamrun at 00:45hr Monday.
  • MGRM's response to Lawrence Gonzi

    Date: Tue, 22/04/2014 - 12:49

    Lawrence Gonzi has accused the government of subjecting the child’s best interests to those of someone else. Since this is a rather strong statement and presumably, the ‘someone else’ refers to same-sex couples MGRM feels compelled to issue this clarification.
  • Events to commemorate 10th Anniversary since Malta’s Accession to the EU Announced

    Date: Tue, 22/04/2014 - 12:34

    Speaking during a press conference with Fort St. Angelo in the background, Parliamentary Secretary for EU funds and for the EU Presidency 2017 Dr Ian Borg flanked by representatives from the Foundation for National Celebrations (FCN), revealed events planned in view of...
  • Enforcement during 2014 Spring Hunting Season

    Date: Tue, 22/04/2014 - 12:15

    Since the start of the spring hunting season on 12th April, several thousand migrating protected birds were observed over the Maltese Islands, including several species of ducks, Marsh Harriers, Montagu’s Harriers, Kestrels, Black Kites, Honey Buzzards, Eleonora’s...
  • Discussions on the Economic collaboration between Malta and Tenerife

    Date: Tue, 22/04/2014 - 12:07

    The possibility of an economic collaboration between Malta and Tenerife, the largest and most populous of the Canary Islands, was discussed between the Parliamentary Secretary for Competitiveness and Economic Growth Jose Herrera and the Assessor for Culture of Tenerife...