The Malta Independent 20 June 2018, Wednesday

‘People working with FIAU would not wilfully do wrong’ – Finance Minister Scicluna

Finance Minister Edward Scicluna yesterday expressed his trust in FIAU personnel, stating that he does not believe they would wilfully do anything wrong. EU Commissioner for Justice Vera Jourova...

TMID Editorial: Air Malta’s tumbling reputation

The reputation of Air Malta as a reliable airline is sinking in the same way that the reputation of the minister responsible for the national carrier plummeted when the Panama Papers scandal erupted a...

Vatican promises to hear more abuse complaints in Chile - Archbishop

A papal envoy looking into clerical sexual abuse is leaving Chile, but he says the Vatican will continue collecting testimony from people who allege they were sexually abused. Maltese Archbishop...

1,839 applications for asylum, no boat landings recorded in 2017 - NSO

A total of 1,839 applications for international protection were received by the Office of the Refugee Commissioner during 2017, a decrease of 4.6 per cent over the preceding year, the NSO said...

Jason Azzopardi questions whether PL MP Robert Abela illegally had access to phone records

PN MP Jason Azzopardi has questioned whether PL MP Robert Abela had access to certain phone records which he should not have had access to. Azzopardi was delivering the Parliamentary adjournment...

Uprooting of trees: New plans for Central Malta link filed with Planning authority

New plans for the Central Malta Link project have been uploaded to the Planning Authority Website, showing updated details regarding the trees planned to be uprooted, as well as new details of where...

Mario Galea says 120 elderly patients in Mt Carmel geriatric wards are being forced to move

PN MP Mario Galea said in Parliament tonight that 120 elderly persons will be forced to relocate from the geriatric wards at Mt Carmel Hospital, a move which could be to the detriment of their...

Judiciary appointments will not serve to cut down on court delays – PN

The Nationalist Party said today that appointments and judges and magistrates in the coming weeks will not serve to cut down on court delays. Added to this, inquiries related to corruption and the...

'Before' and 'after' photos show how Paola trees made a difference

A social media post by Arnold Cassola shows the dramatic change with before and after photos of said square. It is as yet unknown as to why the trees were removed. The issue surrounding the...

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