The deputy ambassador held a meeting for the employees at Dar Malta in Brussels to introduce to Marlene Bonnici who is taking over from Richard Cachia Caruana as Malta's EU Permanent Represntative. He described her as "hardworking and human".
Employees could not help reflecting on the use of the word "human" when Bonnici was compared to Cachia Caruana.
Yestrday governmetn announced that Marlene Bonnici has been appointed as Permanent Representative of Malta to the European Union following the resignation of Mr Richard Cachia Caruana. The appointment of Bonnici came on the same day that the PN Executive meeting is deciding the latter's fate in the Nationalist Party.
Richard Cachia Caruana resigned from his position after a motion against him in parliament was approved with all Opposition MPs and Nationalist MP Jeffrey Pullicino Orlando voting in favour of the removal.
Bonnici started her career in the Maltese diplomatic service in 1992.