Malta to be taken to EU Court on trapping/ Malta News Briefing – Saturday 28 January 2023
Updated 1145 Club delegates ask Portelli to think twice about donning Spartans kit Several football club representatives have discouraged Joseph Portelli from registering …
NextGenerationEU: EC endorses a positive preliminary assessment of Malta’s request for a €52.3 million disbursement under the RRF
The European Commission has today endorsed a positive preliminary assessment of Malta's payment request for €52.3 million (net of pre-financing) in grants under …
President addresses abortion, migration in Holocaust remembrance / Malta News Briefing – Friday 27 January 2023
Updated 1110 Abortion, Migration on President's mind in Holocaust remembrance article President George Vella calls out the politics of 'us and them' in …
Malta News Briefing – Thursday 26 January 2023
Updated 1210 Four new Magistrates appointed Kevan Azzopardi, Gianella Camilleri Busuttil, Abigail Critien and Joseph Gatt will be sworn in as magistrates after …
Effectively fighting money-laundering matters should remain a priority, accountants insist
Money-laundering in society brings about a stream of negative social and economic costs to the wider community. In this context, during this year’s …
Firm gets oil exploration licence / Malta News Briefing – Wednesday 25 January 2023
Updated 1615 The Times of Malta reports that two teenagers have been charged with assault in connection with a violent attack in Valletta …
FIAU Chair nominated for MFSA role / Malta News Briefing – Tuesday 24 January 2023
Updated 1710 – Afternoon Portal Review The Times of Malta reports that FIAU chairman Jesmond Gatt has been nominated by the government to …
Malta registers largest drop in household expenditure
Malta reported the largest decrease in household expenditure in the European Union between 2019 and 2021, according to Eurostat. From 2019 to 2021, …
Government, EU Commission launch €2bn funding package for Malta
Government has formally launched the European Union operational programmes and plans allocated for Malta from 2021-2027, with a package exceeding €2 billion. Prime …
5.2 Magnitude tremor felt in areas across the island / Malta News Briefing – Monday 23 January 2023
Updated 1700 – Afternoon Portal Review Newsbook reports that a tremor of 5.2 magnitude on the Richter scale was registered in the Central …
Malta: Inflation tops 7.35% by end of year
In December 2022, the annual rate of inflation as measured by the RPI was 7.35 per cent, up from the 7.12 per centin …
Malta sends industrial, health equipment to Ukraine / Malta News Briefing – Sunday 22 January 2023
Update – 1700h Abela urges courts to send strong messages Prime Minister Robert Abela on Sunday urged the courts to send a “strong …
Two men acquitted of Sion Grech murder / Malta News Briefing – Saturday 21 January 2023
Updated 1300 GTA says public funds could support Gozo airstrip Gozo’s association of tourism operators has reiterated its stand in favour of the …
Robbie Williams to perform in Malta in Summer / Malta News Briefing – Friday 20 January 2023
Afternoon Portal Review The Times of Malta says that a vigil in memory of Pelin Kaya, the 30-year-old Turkish woman killed in a horrific …
Jeremie Camilleri to be charged with Gżira murder / Malta News Briefing – Thursday 19 January 2023
Updated 1750 Times of Malta reports about the arraignment of Jeremie Camilleri who is being charged with homicide in connection with yesterday's tragic …
Man named as suspect after woman killed in Gzira car hit / Malta News Briefing – Wednesday 18 January 2023
Updated 1610 – Newsportal Review Maltatoday says that Jeremie Camilleri, Franco-Maltese national convicted of a series of petty thefts, is the motorist suspected of …
Non-EU workers increase by 10 times in past decade / Malta News Briefing – Tuesday 17 January 2023
Updated 1700 – Afternoon Portal Briefing The Times of Malta reports that PN health spokesperson Stephen Spiteri said that if the amendments announced …
Malta’s corporate tax third highest in the world, study finds / Malta News Briefing – Monday 16 January 2023
Updated 1800 – Afternoon Portal Review Newsbook quotes an international study which found that Malta’s corporate tax rate is among the highest in …
UPDATE – Abortion law amendments amongst issues dealt by political leaders – Malta News Briefing – Sunday 15 January 2023
Update 1330h PM open to mechanism to prevent abuse in abuse legal amendments Prime Minister Robert Abela said he is open to consider …
Customs Malta intercepts 40kgs of cocaine at the Freeport
40kgs of cocaine were intercepted by Customs Malta in a reefer container en-route from Puerto Rico to Cairo. The cocaine was found in …