The Malta Independent 11 December 2018, Tuesday


A record month within record years

Monday, 10 December 2018, 10:24 Last update: about 1 day ago Gavin Gulia

October 2018 was a record month for inbound visits when compared to the corresponding month in previous years. This has just been confirmed by the National Statistics Office and is the result of the...

A plea for truth and justice

Sunday, 9 December 2018, 09:41 Last update: about 3 days ago Timothy Alden

Thursday's Parliamentary debate on the so-called 'Daphne bill' saw a great deal of finger-pointing between Members of Parliament. Government MPs attempted to make it seem as if the Opposition was...

Sex, money and let’s not rock the boat

Sunday, 9 December 2018, 09:34 Last update: about 3 days ago Mark A. Sammut

Politics is a hard, stressful occupation and many politicians ask themselves why they are in it. Some   that they want to change society and do something for the common good, the definition...

Empowerment for national growth

Sunday, 9 December 2018, 09:26 Last update: about 3 days ago Justyne Caruana

Empowering individuals means trusting people's skills for their own and national growth. The nation's empowerment is best served through rapid economic growth with equally rapid social...

The European Small Claims Procedure

Sunday, 9 December 2018, 09:14 Last update: about 3 days ago

In a bid to further facilitate the free movement of people, goods, services and capital in the single market, the EU has adopted various measures in the field of judicial cooperation in civil and...

It is our business

Thursday, 6 December 2018, 10:16 Last update: about 5 days ago Francis Zammit Dimech

The world is witness to the manifestation of giant industries that seem to be taking over our lives. Incessant advertising is present everywhere you look to, flashing names of the same chain companies...

The ascending power of spin

Sunday, 2 December 2018, 10:14 Last update: about 9 days ago Noel Grima

When on Wednesday the report by the Auditor General was tabled in Parliament, we, at least in this newsroom, immediately realized something big was happening. Within minutes, we (and the public...

A Mediterranean hub for innovation

Sunday, 2 December 2018, 10:04 Last update: about 10 days ago Justyne Caruana

“Malta is another notable nation, pursuing an offensive growth-strategy and moving towards a knowledge economy. The country is on its way to becoming the new Singapore of the...

The use and abuse of language

Sunday, 2 December 2018, 09:56 Last update: about 10 days ago Mark A. Sammut

Listening to Konrad Mizzi always causes considerable stress to my digestive system. I cannot stomach all the code-switching, the inability to simply start an answer in one language and finish it in...

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