Last Updated 20 | 12 | 2014 at 16:43


Autobuses de León (ALESA) welcomes today’s announcement by Transport Malta (TM) to award ALESA the contract to operate Malta and Gozo Scheduled bus services. This new contract will commence on...Read More >>

  • Strong effort by the Ministry of Education in favour of teaching English, and against absenteism in government schools

    Date: Sat, 20/12/2014 - 16:02

    During this school year the Minister of Education launched several new measures in education including co-ed in some secondary schools, tablets pilot project, and new measures against truancy . In the effort to reduce absenteeism, the government issued new rules in...
  • Parliamentary officials donate blood

    Date: Sat, 20/12/2014 - 15:21

    The Speaker of the House of Representatives, Anglu Farrugia, was present for the blood donation made by a number of officials working in the Parliament of Malta yesterday, 19 December, when they visited the Centre for Blood Donation in Gwardamangia.
  • Christmas presents for the elderly in Malta and Gozo

    Date: Sat, 20/12/2014 - 14:45

    The Parliamentary Secretariat for Rights of Active Ageing  and  People with  a Disability is distributing gifts to elderly residents in nursing homes in Malta and Gozo. Yesterday, Parliamentary Secretary Justyne Caruana visited the Residence Sant Anna, the Male...
  • ‘Eurozone smaller banks within smaller economies should not become risk averse’ Alfred Sant at the European Parliament

    Date: Sat, 20/12/2014 - 13:46

    Alfred Sant told the European Parliament that we need to ensure that smaller banks within the smaller economies operating in the Eurozone do not become more risk averse by inhibiting their exposure to financial services in their national economy, and more importantly...
  • Environmental NGOs propose public nature park at 'Buġibba in the South' site

    Date: Sat, 20/12/2014 - 13:10

    Four environmental NGOs have signed an open letter to the Prime Minister, proposing a new nature park in the south of Malta as an alternative to the controversial 'Buġibba in the South' development. BirdLife Malta, Din l-Art Ħelwa, Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar and...
  • MaltaPost p.l.c. Christmas Shutdown and Early Closures

    Date: Sat, 20/12/2014 - 12:42

    MaltaPost informs the general public that by agreement with the Malta Communications Authority, all Post offices will be closed, and there will be no collection or delivery of mail on Friday 26th December 2014 and 2nd January 2015. Normal service will resume on...
  • 2523RD Meeting of the Committee of Permanent Representatives Part 1 (Deputies) – 17 and 19 December 2014

    Date: Sat, 20/12/2014 - 11:32

    On 17 and 19 December, Malta’s Deputy Permanent Representative to the European Union, Mr Neil Kerr, participated in the 2523rd meeting of the Permanent Representatives Committee Part I (Deputies), also known as COREPER I. In addition to approving ‘I’ items, which are...
  • TM - Temporary Road Closures

    Date: Sat, 20/12/2014 - 10:52

    Statement issued by Transport Malta Żabbar Transport Malta notifies that due to a Christmas activity event being organised by the Żabbar Local Council, the following roads will be closed to vehicular traffic: * Triq is-Santwarju will be closed between Friday 19th...
  • BOV employees keen participants in GreenPak’s Irricikla ghall-Istrina

    Date: Sat, 20/12/2014 - 09:01

    Statement issued by BOV 87.1 kilos of plastic bottle caps were amassed by BOV employees between November and December 2014. These will join millions of other plastic bottle caps being collected through this initiative run by GreenPak Cooperative Society Limited which...
  • Sound Banking Sector Paramount to Malta’s Economic Success

    Date: Fri, 19/12/2014 - 12:45

    A sound banking sector is paramount to Malta’s economic success and therefore the Government is fully committed towards strengthening and supporting financial institutions with the view of encouraging further growth in the economy, said the Minister for Finance Prof....