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  • Investigation under way following Bus accident

    Date: Fri, 28/11/2014 - 14:56

    In a statement issued by Malta Public Transport, the company stated that it is conducting an internal investigation in order to establish the cause of the accident, which took place this morning at the Pembroke Park and Ride. Health and Safety officials from Malta...
  • The speaker receives the High Commissioner of the Republic of India

    Date: Fri, 28/11/2014 - 14:39

    Dr Anġlu Farrugia, Speaker of the House of Representatives, Parliament of Malta, has today received a courtesy visit by Mr Azar A. Khan, High Commissioner of the Republic of India. The Speaker praised the role which the Indian High Commissioner played in the...
  • Audi Quattro Rally and Toyota Le Mans cars among attractions at PaqpaqliGhall-Istrina 2014

    Date: Fri, 28/11/2014 - 13:32

    The Audi Quattro S1 rally car driven by the current FIA European Hillclimb Cup Champion Nikolay Zlatkov as well as the Toyota TS030 24 hours Le Mans hybrid car will be just a few of the several attractions during this year’s edition of PaqpaqliGhall-Istrina 2014 to be...
  • New planning policy proposed for Strait street and old civil Abattoir in Valletta

    Date: Fri, 28/11/2014 - 13:05

    To facilitate and encourage the rehabilitation and revitalization of Strait Street and the Old Civil Abattoir (Biccerija) in Valletta, the Malta Environment and Planning Authority (MEPA) in collaboration with the Ministry for Transport and Infrastructure have published...
  • Budget 2015: Commission makes new proposal to Parliament and Council

    Date: Fri, 28/11/2014 - 12:52

    The European Commission has today adopted a new draft EU budget for 2015 after negotiations between the European Parliament and the Council (the EU Member States) did not result in an agreement at the end of the budgetary conciliation period on 17 November. The new...
  • Sant - "Outsiders cannot bring peace in Israel and Palestine"

    Date: Fri, 28/11/2014 - 12:41

    Alfred Sant told the European Parliament that declarations by outsiders such as Europeans, Americans, Russians and jihadists cannot make peace happen in Israel and Palestine.
  • Government’s draft budgetary plan appears plausible for 2014

    Date: Fri, 28/11/2014 - 11:53

    The Ministry for Finance notes the European Commission’s Opinion on the Draft Budgetary Plan of Malta, the Annual Growth Survey, and the Alert Mechanism Report, which were issued today. The Commission Opinion concludes that the Government’s draft budgetary plan, as...
  • HMS Bulwark to visit Malta

    Date: Fri, 28/11/2014 - 10:34

    HMS Bulwark will return to Valetta MALTA on Sunday 30 November for a short port visit almost a year to the day since her last. Nearing the end of a 4 month Cougar 14 Deployment to the Gulf and Mediterranean, the Fleet Flagship will remain alongside to recuperate from...
  • The High Commissioner of the Republic of Seychelles presents her credentials to Malta’s President

    Date: Thu, 27/11/2014 - 15:53

    On the 27th November , at the Presidential Palace in Valletta, Ms. Marie-Perrie Lloyd presented her credentials to the President of Malta Marie-Louise Coleiro Preca. During the ceremony, the President of Malta and the High Commissioner discussed bilateral relations....
  • EuroCommerce celebrates third SME and E-Commerce Day

    Date: Thu, 27/11/2014 - 15:40

    Today EuroCommerce celebrated its third annual SME and E-Commerce Day, bringing together businesses and EU institutions to discuss the challenges and opportunities facing SMEs in an increasingly digital landscape. Opening the day, EuroCommerce President Carl-Hugo...