The Malta Independent 17 January 2020, Friday

Joseph Muscat turns to football, in talks with MFA on Serie C idea

From Prime Minister to football administrator – it took Joseph Muscat just a few days to plan his next project. Muscat, who resigned last Monday in the wake of his office’s link to...

PM Abela disagrees that appointing backbench MPs to government roles buys their silence

Prime Minister Robert Abela has not yet considered the issue of backbench MPs being appointed to government posts, but did say that neither he, not other PL MPs  had never had their silence...

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MFSA warning on AlphaEx

The Malta Financial Services Authority said today it has become aware of an entity by the name of AlphaEx which has an internet presence at https://www.alphaex.net/. The entity is claiming to be...

Daphne public inquiry: Alfred Sant questions relevance of queries about PL administration

Former Labour Party leader and PM Alfred Sant this morning questioned the relevance of queries being made about the Labour Party administration during the public inquiry into the assassination of...

Updated: Prime Minister Abela says memorial to Caruana Galizia will not be cleared after vigil

Prime Minister Robert Abela has said that the memorial to Daphne Caruana Galizia will not be removed after tonight's vigil, saying that he already gave instructions for it not to be cleaned. The...

Updated: Cabinet appoints Committee on Governance

Ministers and parliamentary secretaries were all smiles Thursday morning as the first Cabinet meeting under new Prime Minister Robert Abela was held. On Wednesday, Abela appointed 17 ministers...

PG Group’s majority shareholder donates €7m company shares to The Malta Trust Foundation

Paul Gauci, has donated a number of shares from his personal 75% shareholding in PG plc. Following last July's donation of shares to Caritas and Dar tal-Providenza as part of the group's 'Caring for...

If Muscat will work to legalise abortion, he will find me fighting him – Abela

If former Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has the intention of working to legalise abortion, he will “find me against him”, new Prime Minister Robert Abela said. In his farewell speech,...

‘I’m being separated from myself’, Evarist Bartolo on new role as Foreign Minister

Newly-appointed Foreign Minister Evarist Bartolo says that he feels like he was being separated from himself. After years of shadowing the education ministry and having served as education...

TMID Editorial: Joseph and Simon – A tale of two opposites

Sometimes a string of unrelated events, when put together, send out a strong message. In this case, it is just two events, completely separate from each other, that shed so much light on two...

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