The Malta Independent 22 February 2018, Thursday


Tourism for peace and prosperity

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 08:55 Last update: about 4 days ago Marie Louise Coleiro Preca

As an island nation in the centre of the Mediterranean Sea, the Maltese are well aware of the importance of the tourism industry. Tourism is an important economic value for our region. Tourism,...

Consultation is the best approach

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 08:09 Last update: about 4 days ago Justyne Caruana

My strong sense of duty towards my ministerial duties compels me to touch base through regular consultations with all those involved when planning projects for which Gozitans have long been...

The constitutional smokescreen

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 07:52 Last update: about 5 days ago

Last week, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, speaking on the national radio station, made a number of points which made headlines. Chief among them was that the government is contemplating calling a...

Fringe Liberalism and the environment

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 07:51 Last update: about 5 days ago Mark A. Sammut

There is a perverse wind blowing in the sails of this government's ship and instead of worrying about it, the captain actually rubs his hands with glee. The document called Constitution of Malta...

The rain and Carnival

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 07:47 Last update: about 5 days ago

Some saw the rain during Carnival as a curse. Others saw it as a blessing because it is much needed. Our soil and rocks were crying for it. It is sad that those who prepared for Carnival suffered...

Jesus’ Word

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 07:47 Last update: about 5 days ago

Now that Lent has started, it is even more appropriate to reflect on the relevance of God's Word. As many of you know, God's Word is a real medicine in our lives. It is especially so for...

The individuation of Maltese Christianity

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 07:04 Last update: about 5 days ago

As the Maltese Roman Church pore over the results of the latest Church attendance survey, which many predict will be the lowest in Maltese history, many are switching ranks from the Roman Church to an...

Mock elections in Russia

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 06:47 Last update: about 5 days ago

The looming presidential election in Russia next March has divided Russian citizens. The exclusion of the charismatic opposition leader Alexei Navalny from the ballot list will surely make a farce of...

A network of civil society

Sunday, 18 February 2018, 06:12 Last update: about 4 days ago Ivan Grech Mintoff

I am not a pro-tghana lkoll troll who writes to defend them at all costs and ignores common sense. My harsh words against them, my open criticism in the media and my actions confirm that I am...

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