The Malta Independent 21 September 2021, Tuesday

‘You will not break ex-prisoner Anthony Borg’ – Peppi Azzopardi

Journalist and prison critic Peppi Azzopardi has spoken out against the article published by talk.mt Malta about ex-prisoner Anthony Borg, saying that “instead of defending the vulnerable,...

Number of persons with low level of education in 2020 stood at 203,151

In 2020, the number of persons with a low level of education stood at 203,151 accounting for nearly half of those aged 15 and over, the National Statistics Office (NSO) said. A low level of...

Local Councils’ Association proposes an end to door-to-door waste collection

The Local Councils’ Association (LCA) has proposed a gradual shift from door-to-door waste collection to point-based waste collection, the association’s president Mario Fava told The Malta...

Planning Authority chairperson refuses interview with The Malta Independent

The Planning Authority has refused to grant this newsroom an interview with its chairperson Martin Saliba. This newsroom had first gotten in touch with the PA for an interview with Saliba last...

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Eviction threat: Government could buy properties, rent them back out to band clubs

The government could step in to buy properties that are being leased to band clubs that are facing the threat of eviction, it was announced on Monday. Parliamentary Secretary Alex Muscat and...

TMID Editorial - Selling passports: The impasse – and reputational damage – remains

Last Thursday, European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen was in Malta to give the green light for the country’s Covid-19 resilience and recovery package. The package is one which...

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Discussions ongoing for pharmacies to open on Sunday afternoons as well

Discussions with stakeholders are currently ongoing to keep pharmacies open on Sundays not only in the morning but also in the afternoon, Deputy Prime Minister and Health Minister Chris Fearne...

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