Last Updated 01 | 10 | 2014 at 16:23

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At the start of the new academic year, the Commissioner for Education, Professor Charles Farrugia wished all students successful forthcoming academic year. The Commissioner for Education is...Read More >>

  • Paragon Europe Develops an e-Training Module

    Date: Wed, 01/10/2014 - 15:29

    Paragon Europe has just realised a training module on Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), which will be part of the e-learning tool to be delivered within the “Innovative e-Guide in Construction Workplace Health and Safety” project.
  • Group calls on authorities to save il-Maghluq

    Date: Wed, 01/10/2014 - 15:04

    Despite various calls to MEPA and other authorities to save the ecological important site il-Maghluq at Marsascala no action has ever been taken. After years of pleading with the various authorities through emails and requests for meetings to save il-Maghluq,...
  • Nestlé and partners to create 100,000+ opportunities for youths in Europe

    Date: Wed, 01/10/2014 - 14:36

    Around 200 companies have joined forces under Nestlé’s Alliance for YOUth to tackle the youth unemployment crisis in Europe, pledging to create more than 100,000 opportunities for young people in the coming years. This was announced by Laurent Freixe, CEO Nestlé Europe...
  • Thyssen: nurturing the entrepreneurial spirit helps job creation

    Date: Wed, 01/10/2014 - 13:52

    "Commissioner-Designate for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility Marianne Thyssen's performance was one of the very best so far. She showed remarkable technical knowledge of the subject matter in her portfolio. I welcome her resolve to address the...
  • MEP Comodini Cachia underlines the importance of more synergy between education and employment for youth entrepreneurship

    Date: Wed, 01/10/2014 - 13:27

    “Among its first priorities the new European Commission must give fresh stimulus to job creation and economic growth; but concretely, how are you Madame Thyssen planning to contribute to the education systems in order to generate and deliver economic growth in Europe...
  • Strive, Err, Learn... Succeed, Grow... Live!

    Date: Wed, 01/10/2014 - 12:45

    Professor Juanito Camilleri, Rector of the University of Malta, and Mr Gayle Lynn Callus, President of the Kunsill Studenti Universitarji KSU, welcomed new students today at a ceremony marking the beginning of Academic Year 2014-2015. This was followed by the Opening...
  • The Rose Tattoo

    Date: Wed, 01/10/2014 - 11:06

    We all have dreams which some of us see turn to an enjoyable reality. Paul and Marie Coley visited Malta when the main part of the Westin was still a dream—a hotel that was going to be built. They saw the plans, they loved the location and promised each other that when...
  • Watch Live: Commissioner Designate Marianne Thyssen questioned by MEP Therese Comodini Cachia

    Date: Wed, 01/10/2014 - 09:03

    Therese Comodini Cachia MEP, Member of the Culture and Education Committee of the European Parliament, will be asking a question to Commissioner Designate Marianne Thyssen, Commissioner designate for Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility during the...
  • The report published by Amnesty International

    Date: Wed, 01/10/2014 - 08:54

    With reference to media coverage of the report published by Amnesty International, the Ministry for Home Affairs and National Security refers to the sequence of events issued by the Armed Forces of Malta on the 11th October 2013. This sequence of events clearly shows...
  • MaltaPost launches PostaPay&Save

    Date: Wed, 01/10/2014 - 08:48

    MaltaPost has launched PostaPay&Save – a Payment Account with a passbook that allows customers to safely receive funds, make payments while also budgeting efficiently. Individuals may deposit cheques or cash into the account and then pay bills and withdraw money as...