The Malta Independent 22 January 2021, Friday

143 new Covid-19 cases, 100-year-old becomes oldest virus victim in Malta

The number of new Covid-19 patients is 143 as the total active cases dropped to 2,740, statistics published by the health authorities show. The number of active cases dropped as 201 people...

90% of electoral manifesto’s proposals in the social sector implemented - government

The Ministry for Social Justice and Solidarity, the Family and Children's Rights has already reached a 90% implementation rate of the Electoral Manifesto promises for this sector presented back in...

Wider reforms needed to create level playing field for women to enter politics – lobby group

Wider Reforms are needed to create a more level playing field for women to enter politics, The Malta Women's Lobby (MWL) said. MWL said that it supports the reforms that address the low female...

Scicluna topped up CMB governor’s pay by €11,000 shortly before he took up the role - PN

Edward Scicluna bumped up the salary of the governor of the Central Bank of Malta by €11,000 shortly before he took up the same role, the Nationalist Party said on Friday.  The news was...

Committee notes excavation practice that is ‘nothing short of playing Russian roulette with lives'

A committee that was entrusted with the evaluation of the construction sector has found that a particular practice used within the industry is 'nothing short of playing Russian roulette with the lives...

151 new Covid-19 patients as active cases remain above 2,800

The number of new Covid-19 patients is 151 as the total active cases remain above 2,800, statistics published by the health authorities show....

Ten new vaccination hubs to open in February as vaccine effort intensifies

Ten new vaccination hubs will open in February as the vaccination effort intensifies, Health Minister Chris Fearne said on Thursday. Speaking at a press conference, Fearne said that by today the...

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