The Malta Independent 17 January 2018, Wednesday

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Fiction for Everyday Life

Sunday, 31 December 2017, 08:45 Last update: about 18 days ago Mark A. Sammut

Many people I know would say that fiction - by which I mean "good literature" (i.e., I do not have Dan Brown, Stephen King, etc, in mind) - is just a waste of time. Better read a self-help book, or a...

Our commitment to 2018 and beyond

Sunday, 31 December 2017, 08:00 Last update: about 18 days ago Justyne Caruana

Beginning a new year tomorrow is only a chronological sequence of the country's progress that builds on the resilience of our people - as shown over the past year - and on lessons learnt through good...

2018: lack of transparency, rule of law and tax evasion

Sunday, 31 December 2017, 07:14 Last update: about 18 days ago George M Mangion

A recent IFSP seminar attended by over 200 practitioners discussed the impending imposition of a beneficial ownership register for all forms of a legal vehicle be it a company, a partnership, a trust...

Another year gone by

Saturday, 30 December 2017, 09:39 Last update: about 18 days ago

As 2017 comes to an end most people would be remarking that this year flew by so quickly. To a certain extent it must be true that every year seems to be passing by at a faster pace and this is...

Opinion: A vision of peace and unity!

Wednesday, 27 December 2017, 08:46 Last update: about 21 days ago Laiq Ahmed Atif

By the sheer grace and blessings of God, in a few days, another year will dawn upon us. At the beginning of every year, millions of people wish one another a happy and a prosperous new year. I think...

Opinion: Welcoming Christ this Christmas - Archbishop Scicluna

Sunday, 24 December 2017, 11:30 Last update: about 24 days ago Mgr Charles Scicluna

The Cathedral of Mdina is once again displaying a beautiful Neapolitan crib. Neapolitan cribs are a unique genre in art for they place the nativity scene in the Neapolitan environment that existed 300...

Network Neutrality: a serious threat to the internet

Sunday, 24 December 2017, 08:26 Last update: about 25 days ago Philip Micallef

Bringing to an end Network Neutrality is very bad news. This is what Donald Trump has just initiated in the USA through the US regulator, the Federal Commission of Communications (FCC). On 14...

The double meaning of Christmas

Sunday, 24 December 2017, 08:07 Last update: about 25 days ago Mark A. Sammut

My original intention was to write exclusively about Christmas, but I have to depart slightly from that plan and start off with two comments. 1) There are enormous implications to the discovery...

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