The Malta Independent 29 May 2020, Friday


Great job, Jobsplus!

Friday, 29 May 2020, 07:50 Last update: about 10 hours ago Owen Bonnici

With a mission to enhance accessibility to the labour market through modernised and targeted services whilst facilitating labour mobility and promoting investment in human capital, Jobsplus is...

Should they be telling us?

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 08:00 Last update: about 2 days ago Alfred Sant MEP

I already said it; so let me say it again. I am one of those who dislike the way by which we seem to be dancing to the tune set for us from outside regarding any changes or otherwise in our laws and...

Corona quandaries

Thursday, 28 May 2020, 07:05 Last update: about 1 day ago Michael Briguglio

The basic policy quandary in the current Coronavirus crisis is the balance between health and economic concerns. In each case, social factors intersect with the issues at stake. As various...

Out of a Hollywood movie

Wednesday, 27 May 2020, 06:26 Last update: about 2 days ago Andrew Azzopardi

Now that it appears there is light at the end of the tunnel and we seem to be starting to see the tail-end of this pandemic, a lot are asking how Covid-19 will have impacted us, and what changed after...

Fear of futility – The case of Trafalgar House

Tuesday, 26 May 2020, 07:15 Last update: about 3 days ago Tara Cassar

Our planning law is marred by flaws and injustices. One of the most blatant examples of this is the arbitrary approach applied to the suspension of developments being appealed. If a development...


Monday, 25 May 2020, 07:10 Last update: about 4 days ago Alfred Sant MEP

With the relaxation of controls  on people staying at home and on where they go, the need still remains for full precautions to be in force against the spread of corona virus. The major tool...

Bobby Star

Sunday, 24 May 2020, 10:36 Last update: about 7 days ago Mark A. Sammut

I don’t know whether I’ve told you already, but there’s this guy called Ġanni, and Ġanni keeps going every single day up to the soldier outside Castille asking to see Prime...

Malta: a double-faced climate change policy

Sunday, 24 May 2020, 10:03 Last update: about 7 days ago Carmel Cacopardo

Estimates for sea-level rise, both globally as well as in Europe, vary depending on the assumptions made as to the rate at which ice at the polar caps and Greenland is melting. The carbon...

Time to take bold decisions?

Sunday, 24 May 2020, 09:04 Last update: about 5 days ago Victor Calleja

Some major observers of the local political scene are smelling a rat. The hounds are out sniffing for clues. It seems Robert Abela has decided 2020 is the year he can make sure he remains premier.... – strengthening online learning

Friday, 1 May 2020, 08:34 Last update: about 28 days ago Owen Bonnici

As soon as the world got to grip with the challenges and threats that the COVID-19 outbreak was going to put upon us all, we immediately started discussions, and consequently reached agreement among...

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