The Malta Independent 17 August 2022, Wednesday


First doses of Monkeypox vaccine arrive in Malta

Tuesday, 16 August 2022, 19:29 Last update: about 13 hours ago

The first doses of the Monkeypox vaccine have arrived in Malta as part of the EU Joint Procurement Mechanism, Health Minister Chris Fearne tweeted on Tuesday. The vaccine, he said, will be...

Man injured as two motorcycles collide in Gozo

Tuesday, 16 August 2022, 17:32 Last update: about 15 hours ago

A motorcyclist was injured in a traffic accident on Gozo on Tuesday afternoon. Police said that the accident happened between two motorcycles – a Piaggio Vespa GTS and a Honda Hornet 600 at...

27 new Covid-19 cases reported

Tuesday, 16 August 2022, 12:56 Last update: about 19 hours ago

27 new Covid-19 cases were registered on Tuesday. This brings the number of active cases down to 442. No more deaths have been reported. Since the start of the pandemic, 113,585 virus cases...

Man in danger of dying after falling off truck

Tuesday, 16 August 2022, 12:51 Last update: about 19 hours ago

A man is in danger of dying after he fell off a truck while he was working at the Kordin Industrial Estate on Tuesday. Police said that they were called to a site in Ras Hanzir, close to the...

BirdLife Malta shearwater boat trips

Tuesday, 16 August 2022, 10:44 Last update: about 21 hours ago

Hundreds of people, amongst them families and children, during July had the opportunity to enjoy one of the most spectacular natural phenomena that occurs during this time of year when hundreds of...

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