European 112 Day 2016

Since 2009, 11 February is established as the European 112 day, a day dedicated to raising awareness of the common European emergency ...

Strong positive results in ship registration

Transport Malta, the Authority responsible for the Malta Ship Register, through its Merchant Shipping Directorate, reports a strong ...

Employment numbers continue to rise

In August 2015, registered full-time employment increased by 4.5 per cent when compared to the corresponding month in 2014, while ...

Malta on German public transport

The Malta Tourism Authority’s German office has set about to promote the Maltese Islands via public transport in the capital ...

Local news

Agreement signed between Malta and Mosocw ...

A Memorandum of Understanding creating a ...

Rescue unit gets €159,650 in ERASMUS+ ...

The Emergency & Fire Rescue Unit (EFRU) ...

Mqabba accident: One dead

A 50-year-old man from the Philippines died ...

Armed robbery in Pieta

A masked and armed man escaped with an unknown ...

Government & Politics

2015 record year for tourism

Families Minister at launch of National Policy ...

Prime Minister meets President of Montenegro

During his two day official visit ot Montenegro ...

Promotions for Civil Protection officers

Twelve members of the Civil Protection Department ...

Editorial

Muscat's Bailout

During the 3rd quarter of 2012, we were ...

Implementing electoral pledges

Labour's track record in its first year ...

Hands firmly on the rudder

There were two main factors behind Malta’s ...

Migration challenge – Awareness, Coalition, ...

Migration is a singular issue that has incessantly ...

Opinion

Skills gaps in Financial Services

The term “skills gap” is frequently ...

Cannot afford to be smug!

The new year did not start with much which ...

Economists: To be saved by outsiders?

For far too long now big chunks of the Western ...

On the coming Brexit negotiations

2016 will be yet another crunch year for ...

Opinion poll
World

Cruise ship battered by 30 foot waves

Passengers on board a cruise ship that ventured ...

Leopard injures six in Indian school

A male leopard which entered a school in ...

Two more survivors found in Taiwan after ...

Two more people – a man and a woman ...

Japan volcano erupts near nuclear power ...

Japan's Sakurajima volcano has erupted, ...

Europe

NATO offers sea patrols to deter migrant ...

Nato is ready to patrol the Aegean Sea to ...

Former concentration camp guard to face trial

A former Auschwitz guard is to stand trial ...

Thousands of Syrian migrants stranded near ...

Aid agencies warn of a “desperate ...

Cameron seeking support from Poland for changes ...

Poland has said it supports aspects of David ...

Business

Emirates flies non-stop Dubai to Auckland

Emirates announced that it will start its ...

Emirates to resume Cyprus flights

Emirates will resume flights to Larnaca ...

The Palace wins TripAdvisor Traveller Choice ...

Local five star hotel The Palace can add ...

Emirates publish 5th Annual Environmental ...

The Emirates Group, comprising Emirates ...

Society

Carnival at the Marina Ta’ Xbiex

After last year's huge success, the ...

CATS returns to Broadway

If you like Cats, not the furry kind but ...

Baroque festival in Valletta

Founded in 2013, the Valletta Baroque ...

Eagles Glenn Frey dies aged 67

Glenn Frey, guitarist, singer and songwriter ...

Sport

Nicky Carabott wins Anthony Caruana Trap

.Nicky Carabott made it to the top place ...

Maltco Chess Tournament

The first stage of the Chess Championships ...

Bernie's Sports Focus 1th February 2016

Premier side West Brom scraped past League ...

West Ham hit last minute extra time winner ...

Angelo Ogbonna's extra-time header put ...

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