The Malta Independent 20 February 2017, Monday

Opinions

An open letter to motorists in Malta

Sunday, 19 February 2017, 10:47 Last update: about 2 days ago Alice Taylor

Dear motorists of the Maltese Islands, I do not drive. This statement is often received with looks of utter bewilderment from friends, colleagues, acquaintances, and business...

Public enemy No. 1 – the free media

Sunday, 19 February 2017, 09:53 Last update: about 2 days ago Clyde Puli

Labour’s proposed legislation to force the registration of independent websites is similar to the repressive laws of Russia, China and Bangladesh, according to experts. Dr Gorg Mallia,...

Empowerment for employment

Sunday, 19 February 2017, 09:51 Last update: about 2 days ago Justyne Caruana

The government strongly believes that the needs of people with disabilities should be reflected in the rights these people deserve and which we never stop enshrining within our laws and within the...

Too much pessimism reinforces negative expectations

Sunday, 19 February 2017, 08:42 Last update: about 2 days ago Anton Refalo

That 'too much pessimism reinforces negative expectations' is well accepted and easily understood. This can be noticed in our daily lives, both personal as well as through the actions of those close...

Headless optimism

Sunday, 19 February 2017, 08:40 Last update: about 2 days ago Caroline Galea

In the last few years,we have witnessed the perception and image of the political class across Europe and the English-speaking world crumblingin the eyes of their respective electorates. After...

Living a lie

Thursday, 16 February 2017, 08:58 Last update: about 4 days ago Alfred Mangion

Sometimes I wonder whether Joseph Muscat is Prime Minister of the same Mediterranean island of Malta where I live. Whenever I come across what he says, particularly when he, without embarrassment,...

PN will harness ICT to make Malta greater

Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 11:26 Last update: about 6 days ago Simone Aquilina

We live in a world where Information and Communication Technologies are pretty much part a part of our daily lives.  According to Horizon 2020, which is the European Union’s financial tool...

World Class Business district

Tuesday, 14 February 2017, 11:24 Last update: about 6 days ago Ryan Mercieca

Perhaps the first impression one might have of a world-class business district is to fill a country as much as possible with multi-nationals, banks with an international presence and the like....

I can see what the Prime Minister tried to do

Sunday, 12 February 2017, 11:00 Last update: about 9 days ago Ivan Grech Mintoff

I genuinely see what our Prime Minister tried to do when he took a few other EU Prime Ministers and their spouses to a particular pastizzi shop to eat pastizzi on a serviette and drink a glass of tea....

The future of Europe

Sunday, 12 February 2017, 10:45 Last update: about 7 days ago Laiq Ahmed Atif

Recently Malta hosted a summit with European leaders about the need to stem migration through the Mediterranean and to discuss the future of Europe. Last year the Britain voted in favour of Brexit....

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