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AD Calls for reform in port workers scheme

Monday, 6 September 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

Alternattiva Demokratika – The Green Party reiterated its call for a serious reform of the port workers scheme in order to make Malta more competitive. While welcoming efforts to change the current system, AD called on the government to ensure adequa...

Syrians Injured

Monday, 6 September 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 14 years ago Malta Independent

Three Syrian men, all resident in Malta, were seriously injured but are not in critical condition after they were involved in a traffic accident in Rabat yesterday morning....

20 Year-old in critical condition after car crash

Monday, 6 September 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 14 years ago Malta Independent

Ryan Penza, a 20-year-old from Luqa, is in critical condition after he lost control of his Toyota Vitz and crashed into a pole in Aldo Moro Street Marsa early yesterday morning....

A Fort of outstanding military importance

Sunday, 5 September 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

The restoration of Fort Tigne’ on the Sliema promontory is set to begin shortly. The building will complement the massive real estate and urban developments on the north and south sides of Tigne’ and should provide an ideal breathing space in such an...

23-year-old Risks death after accident

Sunday, 5 September 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

A 23-year-old man from Birkirkara is fighting for his life after being involved in an accident yesterday at noon....

Labour Calls for PAC investigation on Dar Malta

Sunday, 5 September 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

At the resumption of parliament, Labour will be calling on the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) to investigate the purchase of Dar Malta in Brussels, deputy leader for party affairs Michael Falzon said yesterday....

Combating Poverty and social exclusion

Sunday, 5 September 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 14 years ago Malta Independent

More than half the number of single parents (55 per cent) are at risk of suffering poverty. So are half of the unemployed, 29 per cent of those in rented accommodation, 21 per cent of children up to 15 years of age and 18 per cent of retired people....

Reacting To the Vatican’s document on women

Sunday, 5 September 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 14 years ago Malta Independent

Following the recent document by the Vatican’s Congregation of Faith on women in society (TMIS 8 August) The Malta Independent on Sunday asked three female personalities to react...

Unrest Involving asylum seekers – a time-line

Sunday, 5 September 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 5 years ago Malta Independent

9 June 1999Riot by asylum seekers being held at Ta’ Kandja was quashed by the Special Assignment Unit (SAG) with the use of tear gas. An SAG member had tried to calm the situation but was pelted by asylum seekers....

Seminar To discuss situation regarding asylum seekers

Sunday, 5 September 2004, 00:00 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

A seminar entitled Refugees in Malta: Forward Together, which brought together various organisations currently working with asylum seekers and refugees, was held last week by Appogg....

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