The Malta Independent 26 March 2017, Sunday

Malta Developers Association condemns irresponsible building contractors

The Malta Developers Association today condemned "irresponsible building contractors", saying that all should abide by the law. Referring to media reports on the way the Imperial Hotel in Sliema...

UK says London attacker used WhatsApp, firm must help police get access

Westminster Bridge attacker Khalid Masood sent a WhatsApp message that cannot be accessed because it was encrypted by the popular messaging service, a top British security official said...

Konrad Mizzi’s Panamanian company still open, despite pledge

The much-maligned Panamanian company owned by Minister Konrad Mizzi is still open, despite the minister’s pledge to close it down once the audit into his financial affairs was...

INDEPTH: Chris Cardona’s alibi might not be enough

Economy Minister and PL Deputy Leader Chris Cardona denied that he was against the removal of garnishee orders as proposed by Government in the new media bill, yet he believes that he was right in being the first politician to file such a garnishee against a journalist, freezing nearly €50,000 of…

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PM announces launch of tender for international school including restoration of Mtarfa site

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat announced that in the coming weeks the government will be launching a call for expression for a tender that would see an abandoned school in Mtarfa be restored to a new...

Russian Laundromat: four Malta-based companies received USD3 million in laundered funds

Four Maltese companies received close to USD3 million in laundered Russian funds according to research published by the Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project this week. The transfer of...

Updated (2): 'We will not allow you to meddle with democracy,' Busuttil warns government

Opposition Leader Simon Busuttil insisted this morning that the PN would not allow the government to mess with democracy and tamper with the elections.  He was referring to a news story,...

Slovakia national team coach Ján Kozák expects a win against Malta

Slovakia national team coach Ján Kozák made it quite clear at his team’s press conference yesterday evening ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2018 European Qualifying match...

Shot Marsh Harrier is first casualty of spring hunting season – Birdlife Malta

The first report of illegal hunting came in today, with Birdlife Malta reporting that it had recovered an injured Marsh Harrier. It said the bird was certified shot by the veterinarian. The...

Striking a balance between the environment, development and people’s expectations

A report commissioned by the Environment Ministry published in August 2016 found that the infamous sea sludge came mainly from the fish farms. This resulted in the Planning Authority's removal of six...

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