The Malta Independent 24 June 2018, Sunday

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Another busy but successful week

Sunday, 13 May 2018, 08:49 Last update: about 2 months ago Justyne Caruana

The government’s strong belief in the healthy contribution of the private sector to the national economy is confirmed by the fact that, nine out of every 10 new jobs last year were generated by...

The clown and the children

Sunday, 13 May 2018, 08:15 Last update: about 2 months ago Mark A. Sammut

In his postface to the book Il-Liġi, il-Morali u r-Raġuni, Peter Serracino Inglott spoke of “that sort of schizophrenia which leads one to act at variance with one’s...

‘Am I bovvered?’

Sunday, 13 May 2018, 08:13 Last update: about 2 months ago Mark Josef Rapa

The mass rallying of people chanting “Joseph Joseph” at the Mayday mass meeting in Valletta is anything short of terrifying. On Facebook, one could see photos of youths and young children...

It's easy to complain

Sunday, 13 May 2018, 08:12 Last update: about 2 months ago

For all those looking for a better tomorrow, here comes the hardest part. For all those who know things can be better, that standards can be higher, that the country can be healthier, fairer and more...

Lying as a survival instinct

Wednesday, 9 May 2018, 09:34 Last update: about 3 months ago

A number of facts have to be considered before we venture into the existence and understanding of lying. It is known that lying exists in all cultures and since always. It is also known that...

World Press Freedom Day

Sunday, 6 May 2018, 09:13 Last update: about 3 months ago

Every year on 3 May, we celebrate World Press Freedom Day. On this occasion, we celebrate the fundamental principles of press freedom and the role of the media as a watchdog that fosters transparency,...

My way or the highway!

Sunday, 6 May 2018, 09:05 Last update: about 3 months ago Michael Asciak

This is the attitude of our Prime Minister, who is being pig-headed and seems to have decided a long time ago to introduce certain changes to the IVF law, even though this involved the sacrifice of...

Innovation and commitment

Sunday, 6 May 2018, 08:45 Last update: about 3 months ago Justyne Caruana

If anything is certain, it is that change will happen whether we are prepared for it or not. Certainly, staying within the status quo comfort zone will not deter change from happening. Change does not...

Ethics, Artificial Intelligence and Regulation

Sunday, 6 May 2018, 08:36 Last update: about 3 months ago Ian Gauci

Ethics is a term derived from the Greek word ethos which can mean custom, habit, character or disposition. It is an intrinsic requirement for human life and our means of deciding a course of...

Ġustizzja, Verità, Rispett (Justice, Truth, Respect)

Sunday, 6 May 2018, 08:34 Last update: about 3 months ago Timothy Alden

The article I had planned to write this week was about the protest march last Sunday, where Occupy Justice, Awturi and politicians together spoke up in Valletta. I was going to write mostly about the...

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