The Malta Independent 27 June 2017, Tuesday

News

AFM Rescues another 22 illegal immigrants

Thursday, 7 October 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 14 years ago Malta Independent

A boat carrying 22 illegal immigrants was intercepted by the Armed Forces of Malta yesterday afternoon and escorted to Haywharf....

Malta Not geared for EU proposed Services Directive – GRTU

Thursday, 7 October 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

The EU Commission Proposed Services Directive, aimed to completely liberalise the services sector from as early as 2006, poses a tremendous challenge for Malta, the Chamber for Small and Medium Enterprises (GRTU) said yesterday. Small businesses that...

L-Istrina: An icon of Maltese generosity

Thursday, 7 October 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

Just under Lm1.25 million was collected during last year’s L-Istrina fund-raising event, Lm980,000 of which was yesterday distributed to 15 organisations that help the needy. ...

A Birds’ paradise turned graveyard

Wednesday, 6 October 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 14 years ago Malta Independent

Off Ramla in Xaghra, Gozo, there is a lovely small beach, Ix-Xtajta. It is situated in a secluded area of the shoreline below Calypso Cave. It is always a paradise in summer but this time of the year it will be exceptionally more so with no one aroun...

Cancer Foundation Indispensable for Boffa hospital development

Wednesday, 6 October 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

The Cancer Foundation yesterday launched a campaign aimed at funding a CT simulator costing Lm300,000 which will help reduce the thousands of liri worth of scans it pays a private clinic each year to offer patients of Sir Paul Boffa Hospital a better...

Unions Demand implementation of public lotto agreement

Wednesday, 6 October 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 14 years ago Malta Independent

The Union Haddiema Maghqudin and the Lotto Receivers’ Union are insisting with the government to immediately honour the agreement that was reached during the public lotto privatisation process on lotto receivers that are associated with band clubs an...

Pope To deliver address during priests’ congress

Wednesday, 6 October 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 6 years ago Malta Independent

Pope John Paul will be delivering a message to priests from 90 countries who will be in Malta for an international congress, to be held between 18 and 22 October. The message will be delivered via satellite on 20 October....

AD Favours European solution to migration problems

Wednesday, 6 October 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party is calling for a Europe-wide solution to problems posed by migration that recognises Malta’s special circumstances. It also expressed its concern on the idea of establishing immigration gateways outside the ...

  • don't miss