Jurgen
Balzan

Jurgen Balzan was a MaltaToday reported from 2011 to 2017.

Is the spirit of revolution still alive?
Books
Basma Abdel Aziz is one of the rising stars in Arab literature and her latest...
UNHCR : Hundreds dead in shipwrecks off Libya
World
UN refugee agency says survivor accounts indicate as many as 240 people have...
Planned zoo in Rabat has no permits from veterinary department
National
The Veterinary Regulation Department has said it has not received any...
[WATCH] Hunters attempt to gun down protected eagle
Nature
CABS capture moment hunters try to shoot a protected bird in Buskett
Italian police find 13kg of marijuana in Malta-bound car
Court & Police
Italian police arrest 55-year-old man from Catania who was heading to Malta...
Italian navy officers investigated over drowning of 300 asylum seekers in Maltese waters
National
Prosecutors in Rome are investigating Italian officers suspected of culpable...
’Ndrangheta’s Malta man turns informer to relaunch disgraced betting company
National
Mario Gennaro, a point-man in an ‘Ndrangheta money laundering operation,...
Tonio Fenech laments ‘unrealistic’ time frame for repayment of pension funds
National
Former finance minister Tonio Fenech tells Swedish minister that all...
Players’ union launches petition to stop commodification of young players
Football
The Malta Football Players Association launches online petition demanding the...
Heritage Malta ‘100% certain’ €75,000 painting is Mattia Preti original
Art
Heritage Malta stands by decision to purchase Preti painting, publishes...
Shamed lecturer tenders resignation from University, new online attack on Muslim student
National
University lecturer who attacked transgender activist and student describes...
€5,000 tax concession for first-time buyers extended for another year
Budget 2017
The Cost of Living Adjustment mechanism will see wages increase by €1.75 a...
Marsamxett harbour earmarked for breakwater project
Budget 2017
The Malta Development Bank which will be launched and have authorised capital...
Attorney General's office to start leading prosecution in criminal cases
Budget 2017
Prosecutions will be handled by the Attorney General’s office rather than...
How Budget 2017 translated into a distribution of wealth for all
Budget 2017
Government is now in a position to distribute wealth following unprecedented...
Government set to announce smoking ban inside cars carrying children
Budget 2017
A law banning smoking in vehicles carrying children to come into force in...
University, MUT condemn transphobic comments made by Stephen Florian
National
The University of Malta and the Malta Union of Teachers distance themselves...
Alitalia, Air Malta deal ‘not dead’
National
While signs indicate that the Air Malta-Alitalia negotiations are not reaching...
Etihad ‘threatens’ to withdraw from Alitalia investment
National
Abu Dhabi airline CEO says Italian government has failed to keep its promises...
Protest by 'patriots' will be held during Muslim prayers
National
Founding members of the Malta Muslim Council Foundation – responsible for...