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  • Minister George Vella resumes his visit in Moldova

    Date: Mon, 01/09/2014 - 18:28

    Minister for Foreign Affairs Dr George W. Vella today continued his visit to Moldova where he participated in a Ministerial Meeting of the Group for the European Action of Moldova together with other European Union Foreign Ministers.
  • Free Wi-Fi on the Gozo Channel

    Date: Mon, 01/09/2014 - 16:19

    After years of waiting yet another promise of Labour’s election manifesto has been kept. "The system of free Wi-fi on the Gozo Channel ships and terminals in Mgarr and Cirkewwa has been completed" This promise came into force today Monday 1 September on all ships and...
  • Free public screening of latest underwater documentary

    Date: Mon, 01/09/2014 - 15:45

    The IOI-Malta Operational Centre (IOI-MOC) at the University of Malta held a complimentary public screening of two of the three PANACEA underwater documentaries, which focused on the Mgarr ix-Xini and Rdum Majjiesa Marine Protected Areas (MPA’s). This was held earlier...
  • Somalis accused of stealing personal belongings

    Date: Mon, 01/09/2014 - 15:38

    A Romanian explained in court today that while he was asleep on a b ench located in Paceville, a Somali managed to steal his iPhone, wallet and alsi his driving license. The Romanian, Bogdan Marius, testified after the two Somalis were taken to court and accused that...
  • UPDATE: Immigrants at Naxxar to be re-located

    Date: Mon, 01/09/2014 - 14:20

    UPDATE:Following reports which were announced by last Saturday, it explained how the government has kept his word in not sending immigrant children to open centres. This news came after a group of immigrants were brought to shore at Xatt it-Tiben and were...
  • "Not everything is child abuse"

    Date: Mon, 01/09/2014 - 14:09

    The hearing of the court case against Anthony Callus, assistant headmaster and member of MUSEUM, took place this morning at court. The case was heard behind closed doors where Callus us being accused of corruption of a minor, a 10-year old boy. The child testified...
  • July: Further increase of tourists visiting the Maltese Islands

    Date: Mon, 01/09/2014 - 13:30

    The Minister for Tourism Dr. Eward Zammit Lewis is pleased to welcome the positive figures which were announced today by the National Bureau of Statistics regarding the amount of tourists which visited the country in the month of July 2014. Every month the Maltese...
  • Emirates SkyCargo beats the heat with Cool Chain Service

    Date: Mon, 01/09/2014 - 12:56

    This summer, Emirates SkyCargo is carrying thousands of tons of temperature-sensitive commodities to all corners of the globe through its international hub of Dubai. Whether fresh flowers from Nairobi headed to Amsterdam, fish from Cape Town to Spain, or Zimbabwe...
  • Government should not re-privatise public transport

    Date: Mon, 01/09/2014 - 12:47

    “The announcement made by the Minister of Transport that Autobuses de Leon will take over the running of Malta Public Transport is not in the national interest”, stated The Communist Party of Malta. “Public Transport should remain under State control as it is an...
  • Malta last place among countries in the EU in terms of how easy to open a business

    Date: Mon, 01/09/2014 - 12:38

    The President of the Chamber of Commerce, David Curmi, said that Malta cannot remain in the mind-set that it is everything to everyone. This mentality cannot keep on going anymore as there is a need to maintain a diversified and focused economy. This was stated by...