Malta-24 News Briefing

AirMalta transfer scheme extended / Malta News Briefing – Monday 8 August 2022
Morning Briefing Dolphins at Marine Park die of lead poisoning – reports Lead poisoning caused the death of three bottlenose dolphins at the …
Update – Man charged with hit-and-run accident / Malta News Briefing – Sunday 7 August 2022
News Update Briefing Man charged on hit-and-run Zejtun accident Dean Donavan Frendo is the person thought of being behind a hit-and-run accident which …
UPDATE – Suspect in fatal hit-and-run Żejtun case arrested / Malta News Briefing – Saturday 6 August 2022
Update – 1600h – A 21-year-old Birżebbuġa resident suspected to have been the driver involved in a fatal hit-and-run on Friday has been …
Work-life balance rules ‘just tick-box exercise’, NGOs say / Malta News Briefing – Friday 5 August 2022
Latest News update Times of Malta says the number of traffic accidents has increased by almost a fifth from last year, according to …
Police say Muscat died from heart failure/ Malta News Briefing – Thursday 04 August 2022
Updated 1800 Maltatoday leads with the news that Karl Muscat, the prosecutor at the Attorney General's office who was found dead in his …
AG prosecutor found dead / Malta News Briefing – Wednesday 3 August 2022
Latest News update Times of Malta says a prosecutor at the Attorney General's office has been found dead at a residence on Triq …
Police find drugs worth €1.5million hidden in van/ Malta News Briefing – Tuesday 2 August 2022
Updated 1730 – Afternoon Review The Times of Malta leads with reports that construction entrepreneur Joseph Portelli been given the green light for …
Malta’s population grows by almost 25% in a decade, Census shows
Over a century, the population of Malta has more than doubled (by 2.5 times), while in the past 10 years, it grew by …
Caruana Galizia self-confessed killer repeats claims of payment by politician for aborted murder attempt / Malta News Briefing – Monday 1 August 2022
Latest News update Times of Malta says staff at the St Vincent de Paul care home failed to follow basic procedures, resulting in …
UPDATE – Fire in Corradino / Malta News Briefing – Sunday 31 July 2022
Update 1345h – Fire in Corradino Fire fighters battled a major blaze on an open field storage site near the Karta Converters factory …
UPDATE – Perici Calascione gets 90% approval as new PN Deputy Leader – Malta News Briefing / 30 July 2022
Updated 1745- Perici Calascione elected PN Deputy Leader Alex Perici Calascione has secured a 90% approval by PN delegates, and was this afternoon …
Malta’s July inflation expected to hit 6.5% / Malta News Briefing – Friday 29 July 2022
1745- Latest News update Times of Malta says Alfred and George Degiorgio have complained about conditions in prison and argued that they have …
Malta: Further drop in unemployment
Malta's unemployment rate for June 2022 stood at 3.0%, the NSO said today. This reflected a drop of 0.1 percentage points from the …
Archbishop offers mediation over headmaster’s dismissal as MUT protests / Malta News Briefing – Thursday 28 July 2022
Updated 1730 – Afternoon Portal Review Times of Malta quotes MIA CEO Alan Borg who said today that Malta's airport connectivity is currently …
Accountancy professionals can play key role in economic development – MIA CEO
“Accountancy professionals can play a key role in the country’s economic development”. Maria Cauchi Delia, Chief Executive Officer of the Malta Institute of …
Acting President signs IVF bill as President travels to UK / Malta News Briefing
Updated 1745 Times of Malta says a woman who swindled three unsuspecting victims out of some €470,000 – which she claimed to need …
Cancer patients receiving radiotherapy to be sent to Rome / Malta News Briefing- Tuesday 26 July 2022
Updated 1745 – Newsportal Update The Times of Malta reports that cancer patients receiving radiotherapy in Malta will be sent abroad to continue …
Malta and Ireland secure exemptions from EU gas deal to voluntary cut usage
Energy ministers approved a proposal for all EU countries to voluntarily cut gas use by 15% from August to March. The cuts could …
Malta’s financial system’s resilience and performance improve despite challenging times – Central Bank
A report by the Central Bank of Malta shows that despite the high uncertainty surrounding the global economic climate, banks reported improved asset …
Severe delays in Malta Public Transport’s service due to closure of Triq l-Indipendenza
Malta Public Transport is experiencing severe delays in its service due to the closure of Triq L-Indipendenza in Tal-Pietà. A diversion is in …