The Malta Independent 24 January 2017, Tuesday


Brexit makes Malta more attractive for Captives

Sunday, 22 January 2017, 10:41 Last update: about 3 days ago George M Mangion

The inauguration of Donald Trump as 45th President of the United States on Capitol Hill was a spectacular event - one that is expected to heighten political risk and change global trade relations....

A Presidency for accessibility and inclusion

Sunday, 22 January 2017, 10:00 Last update: about 3 days ago Justyne Caruana

The Maltese government has worked incessantly in the disability and social inclusion sectors since long before Malta took over the reins of the Council of the EU, and through this experience Malta...

The Panama Papers and a Theory of Government

Sunday, 22 January 2017, 10:00 Last update: about 3 days ago Mark A. Sammut

'Sound requires atmosphere, and there is yet no atmosphere in the public mind in which this voice can be heard'. I found this sentence in an old book I am reading at the moment, and I was struck by...

Malta’s EU Presidency – thanks to the PN

Sunday, 22 January 2017, 09:08 Last update: about 3 days ago Alfred Mangion

History was made in Malta this year. The smallest EU member state with approximately 420,000 inhabitants achieved what the Labour Party way back in 2003 falsely predicted could never happen. Thanks to...

The Maltese Bishops and ‘Amoris Laetitia’

Sunday, 22 January 2017, 09:06 Last update: about 3 days ago Michael Asciak

The Maltese Bishops' Conference has issued its guidelines for the Maltese Church for divorced and remarried Catholics with respect to receiving Communion. They have been issued prudently in line with...

A water policy for political hope

Monday, 16 January 2017, 08:51 Last update: about 8 days ago Anthony Buttigieg

This evening I attended a talk about the situation of the fresh water supply in this country. I will not go into technical details, but believe me the situation is dire. Malta is blessed with an...

Give us back our national airline

Sunday, 15 January 2017, 10:15 Last update: about 10 days ago George M Mangion

In 2012, the directors of Air Malta expressed confidence following the positive news released by the European Commission in which it formally authorised the restructuring plan proposed by the...

After almost four years

Sunday, 15 January 2017, 10:00 Last update: about 10 days ago Alfred Mangion

Almost four years ago, Joseph Muscat’s honeyed words and promises impressed and he won over a historic majority of Maltese. With his March 2013 electoral victory, Muscat achieved his aim and...

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