Registered unemployment drops across all ages
In December, the number of people registering for work stood at 2,167 decreasing by 25.6% when compared to the corresponding month in 2016
Bicycle helmet use to become optional under new legislation
Pedelecs and e-bikes with up to 250W do not need to be registered and helmets are to be made optional
Bishop Sylvester Magro ‘a courageous, dedicated and humble man’

Former Foreign Affairs Minister George Vella remembers Bishop Sylvester...

Former Foreign Affairs Minister George Vella...

Updated | [WATCH] Teachers’ union forced to call off strike action at MCAST after college seeks court injunction

The MUT has suspended two two-hour strikes on Thursday and Friday at MCAST • A grey day for trade unionism

The MUT has suspended two two-hour strikes on Thursday and...

Vitals owner reveals how hospitals privatisation deal was all sewn up months before tender

At least five months before the public call for interested parties, the Bluestone investors had set out an agreement on the hospitals they were about to take...

At least five months before the public call for interested...

Fire at Sant’Antnin recycling plant

First indications are that firework material was the cause

First indications are that firework material was the cause

PN MP Edwin Vassallo votes against gender-based and domestic violence bill

Vassallo maintains bill should specifically condemn any form of abortion, be it consensual or not

Vassallo maintains bill should specifically condemn any...

[WATCH] Largest passenger aircraft in Malta for paint job

An Air France Airbus A380 landed at Malta International Airport on...

An Air France Airbus A380 landed at Malta...

‘No proof of abuse’ says inquiry in allegations of fuel smuggling ring

Civil service inquiry says no proof of Italian newspaper’s claims of collusion between civil servants and fuel smugglers to certify documents for oil...

Civil service inquiry says no proof of Italian...

Updated | Care order for two siblings of Nigerian girl found dead

The care order arrived on minister’s desk after death of child, Nigerian...

The care order arrived on minister’s desk after death...

As Malta ages, there are fewer households with children

In 2015 there were 35% of households with children, down from 42% seven years...

In 2015 there were 35% of households with children, down...

Elderly Italian fisherman rescued off Maltese coast

The man was evacuated off a fishing vessel following a distress call received...

The man was evacuated off a fishing vessel following a...

Maltese households saw increased spending on education, 2015 data shows

The total annual expenditure of Maltese private households stood at an average of €22,346, the Household Budgetary Survey released by the National...

The total annual expenditure of Maltese private households...

2,250 unemployed in November 2017, down from 7,800 in January 2015

The data shows that, from December 2011 to June 2017, roughly 3,600 more women...

The data shows that, from December 2011 to June 2017,...

PN would oppose calls for Malta to lose voting rights in the EU

Nationalist MEP David Casa denies having lobbied MEPs to invoke Article 7...

Nationalist MEP David Casa denies having lobbied MEPs...

[WATCH] Work on Luqa roundabout commences ahead of Marsa junction project start

The junction will be re-designed, and the road widened in anticipation of an increased flow of traffic

The junction will be re-designed, and the road widened in...

Malta obtains highest scores on inclusive education for LGBTQI youths

The report revealed that Malta is performing exceptionally well in the vast...

The report revealed that Malta is performing exceptionally...

American University developers Sadeen buys Tarxien hostel for €2.5 million

Days before the American University of Malta received its first students last September, the company behind the institution bought a hostel in Tarxien,...

Days before the American University of Malta received its...

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