Last Updated 22 | 07 | 2014 at 16:35

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The office of the Commissioner of Mental Health and Elderly people published details about an investigation regarding an incident that occurred on 20 May at Mount Carmel Hospital, when a patient was...Read More >>

  • Monte Carmel investigation on escaped patient

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 14:43

    The Ministry for Energy and Health set up a board of inquiry made up of three people to investigate the case of a patient who on the 5 of July managed to escape the Seclusion Ward of Mount Carmel Hospital. This was declared by Minister Konrad Mizzi in a parliamentary...
  • Special Monitoring Mission in Ukraine

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 12:56

    After the decision of the OSCE Permanent Council, upon request by the Ukrainian government, to extend the mandate of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) to Ukraine for a further six months, the Chairperson-in-Office and Swiss Foreign Minister, Didier Burkhalter,...
  • Flight MH17: Condolence register opened by the Embassy of the Netherlands in Malta

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 12:16

    The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Malta has opened a condolence register for the victims of the Flight MH17 Tragedy above Ukraine on Thursday 17 July, 2014.  The embassy hereby invites everyone wishing to express their condolences and sympathies with the...
  • Emirates to launch fourth daily flight to Johannesburg

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 10:26

    Emirates operates daily scheduled flights from Malta to Dubai using a Boeing 777 aircraft. It has announced that it will be introducing a fourth daily flight between Dubai and Johannesburg effective 26th October 2014, lifting to seven the number of daily flights to...
  • Vodafone’s Outbound team gives teenagers privacy at Fra Diego Home

    Date: Tue, 22/07/2014 - 10:07

    Vodafone’s Outboud team recently headed to Fra Diego Home in Hamrun to help out in the cleaning of an empty flat. The Vodafone Malta Foundation also presented funds to the home to help in the transformation of the empty flat.
  • Swimmers assisted during the weekend by ERRC Lifeguards

    Date: Mon, 21/07/2014 - 16:40

    Last weekend, lifeguards of the Emergency Response and Rescue Corps have assisted various swimmers at the Blue Lagoon in Comino and Ramla Bay in Gozo. On Saturday, at the Blue Lagoon, lifeguards assisted a foreign tired swimmer in his late forties. He was dragged...
  • Valletta 2018 Foundation launches Malta Showcase

    Date: Mon, 21/07/2014 - 15:40

    The Valletta 2018 Foundation has launched Malta Showcase - a curated portfolio of Maltese repertoire available for programming by international festivals, theatres or cultural organisations and has opened applications for productions to form part of ‘Portfolio 2015’.
  • Malta features prominently on leading West African Business magazine

    Date: Mon, 21/07/2014 - 14:08

    A special country profile on Malta has just been published on Ghana’s leading Business publication, the Ghana Business & Finance Magazine, June 2014 edition.
  • AD: Stop the massacre in Palestine

    Date: Mon, 21/07/2014 - 13:11

    AD calls on the Prime Minister, who seems to be totally ignoring Malta's long held position of defending the right of self-determination of the Palestinian people, to urgently raise the issue of the situation in Palestine with his EU counterparts.
  • MH17: Anġlu Farrugia expresses condolences to the President of the Senate of the Netherlands

    Date: Mon, 21/07/2014 - 12:49

    The Speaker of the House of Representatives, the Hon. Dr Anġlu Farrugia, has written to H.E. Ankie Broekers-Knol, President of the Senate of the Netherlands, expressing his deepest sorrow over the tragic death of the Dutch Senator, Professor Willem Witteveen, who was...