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The Alfred Mizzi Foundation will be sponsoring “SAĦĦTEK –Health and Well being”, a health survey aimed at studying in detail the burden of diabetes in Malta to the extent of €50,000. The study was...Read More >>

  • Wasteserv Employee Grievances Unit set up to look into complaints

    Date: Fri, 12/07/2013 - 11:25

    An Employee Grievances Unit has been unit set up by Wasteserv, Sustainable Development, Environment and Climate Change Minister, Leo Brincat announced. Such Unit will look into the justified complaints made by Wasteserv employees. The new unit will be independent from...
  • GTA welcomes MIA’s waiving of landing fees

    Date: Fri, 12/07/2013 - 11:22

    The Gozo Tourism Association (GTA) has praised the initiative announced  yesterday by the Malta International Airport (MIA),  that for the third consecutive year, MIA is  waiving the landing fees for all scheduled airlines flying to Malta for the period November 2013 ...
  • Gozitan students welcome cruise liner terminal

    Date: Fri, 12/07/2013 - 10:50

    The Grupp Universitarji Għawdxin (GUG) has welcomed the news of the international call that has been issued for a cruise liner terminal in Gozo as it encourages greater investment in the island. The project, which would enable anchorage of cruise ships off the coast of...
  • Reformed drug addict sentenced to jail

    Date: Fri, 12/07/2013 - 10:45

    A 29-year-old man from Hamrun has been sentenced to two and a half years imprisonment and fined €5000 after he was found guilty of being in possession of ecstasy back in 2008. James Tabone, who successfully completed a drug rehabilitation programme, was also found...
  • Repatriation plans violate human dignity - Authors

    Date: Fri, 12/07/2013 - 10:33

    25 Maltese authors have expressed their disapproval of the government’s plans to push back the migrants. In a joint statement, the authors insisted that they are heavily against the mere consideration of the government. Such an action would place these people’s lives...
  • Two hurt in Birzebuggia fight

    Date: Fri, 12/07/2013 - 08:37

    Two Somalis were injured in a fight in Birzebbugia last night, the Police said. One of the men, a 29-year old, was critically injured by his condition improved after intensive medical care. The other man, 38, was slightly injured. The Police were alerted to the injured...
  • Malta's newspapers review

    Date: Fri, 12/07/2013 - 07:50

    The Times reports that Joseph Muscat has claimed to have a solution to immigration.  The Malta Independent says that Prime Minister told Van Rompuy that Libya must be part of the solution.  l-Orizzont quotes Herman Van Rompuy who said that the European Union is...
  • AmCham Malta elect new Board

    Date: Thu, 11/07/2013 - 19:39

    American Chamber of Commerce in Malta (AmCham Malta) recently held its Annual General Meeting during which a new Board was elected. The members of the board are Michael Aquilina Clews has been elected President, James Satariano as Vice-President while Dr. Tanya...
  • Winners of the Youths Local Councils announced

    Date: Thu, 11/07/2013 - 19:34

    Birżebbuġa, Raħal Ġdid and Żebbuġ are the winners of this year’s edition of the Youths Local Councils Project. The results were announced during a ceremony held at the offices of Aġenzija Żgħażagħ (National Youth Agency) in Santa Venera.
  • Updated: ‘Malta’s voice is being heard’ – Van Rompuy, Opposition to back government's call

    Date: Thu, 11/07/2013 - 17:35

    European Council President Hermann Van Rompuy held that Malta’s voice and concerns regarding migration are being heard by the European Union and measures will be adopted to safeguard the rights of Malta and migrants.