The Malta Independent 23 January 2017, Monday

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Waiting for Godot

Thursday, 19 January 2017, 10:11 Last update: about 4 days ago

Considered a masterpiece in the Western canon, Samuel Beckett's 'Waiting for Godot' symbolically captures the absurdity, comedy and tragedy of humanity's attempt to reckon with a wasteland of...

Etihad, Lufthansa reported in talks to merge

Thursday, 19 January 2017, 10:10 Last update: about 4 days ago

Germany's Lufthansa and Etihad Airways were in talks to possibly merge the two airlines, Italian daily Il Messaggero said in an unsourced report on Tuesday. According to the paper, managers from...

BeSmartOnline! continues the fight against online risks

Thursday, 19 January 2017, 10:08 Last update: about 4 days ago

Following the successful application for EU funds under Connecting Europe Facility, the fourth phase of the BeSmartOnline! project was officially launched during a press conference held last...

UK unemployment falls to 1.6 million

Thursday, 19 January 2017, 10:07 Last update: about 4 days ago

UK unemployment fell by 52,000 to 1.6 million in the three months to November - the lowest level for more than a decade - official figures showed. The jobless rate was steady at an 11-year low of...

May's Brexit speech was no war declaration, says Malta PM

Thursday, 19 January 2017, 10:06 Last update: about 4 days ago

British prime minister Theresa May's confirmation that she intended to pull the UK out of the single market was "very welcome" and helped to clarify the issue, the Maltese prime minister said...

The government no giveth, the government taketh

Thursday, 12 January 2017, 10:17 Last update: about 11 days ago

There have been some recent media reports which complained about the delays by the wider government service (that is, including the various agencies, etc) in giving back to the citizens what is due to...

Setting a bad precedent

Thursday, 5 January 2017, 10:16 Last update: about 11 days ago

All the reviews of Malta's economy by the various ratings agencies and also by the European Commission have generally praised Malta's economic record, but they also warned against a runaway...

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