‘Disagreeing to agree’ on cannabis reform
Raphael Vassallo
Legal or not, buyers will still be forced to purchase their cannabis from the (illegal) black market. And this will only play into the hands of drug traffickers: whose crime, by...
A solid tourism recovery strategy | Robert Arrigo
Experience, vision and success are vital. The PN will go into more detail for a full, fast and responsible recovery
Pardons are not a 'Get-Out-Of-Jail-Free' card

Ultimately, everybody wants the full truth surrounding Caruana Galizia’s...

Ultimately, everybody wants the full truth surrounding...

Cannabis: the way forward is social enterprise | Cyrus Engerer

The future is here and we cannot be afraid of it. It’s time to implement...

The future is here and we cannot be afraid of it....

Same old strategy, same old results...
Raphael Vassallo

How can anyone be 'surprised', then, when the same old, failed strategy keeps returning the same old, disastrous results? 

How can anyone be 'surprised', then, when the same...

How will subsidising just 35,500 tourists help overcome a crisis?
Michael Falzon

If Malta is aiming at 1 million tourists this year, how can subsidising just...

If Malta is aiming at 1 million tourists this year, how can...

Grech’s party: a political appendix needs surgery
Saviour Balzan

The situation with Bernard Grech is that he is limited in bringing making the...

The situation with Bernard Grech is that he is limited in...

From the sublime to the ridiculous
Josanne Cassar

While it is true that we are not used to seeing a major project being completed in record time, transmitting the pizazz of the inauguration live on national TV...

While it is true that we are not used to seeing a major...

Gozo’s strong civic awakening

The strong and united stance of Gozitan mayors shows partisan differences can indeed be put aside in the name of the common good

The strong and united stance of Gozitan mayors shows...

Right of reply: Strickland heir and Allied Newspapers

From Giovanni Bonello, Judge emeritus, chair of the Strickland Foundation

From Giovanni Bonello, Judge emeritus, chair of the...

How is the PA going to celebrate its 30th birthday?
Raphael Vassallo

The institution formerly known as MEPA is hitting the ‘Big Three-O’...

The institution formerly known as MEPA is hitting the...

A wake-up call to the Opposition

For ultimately, the greatest stumbling block for PN recovery is that voters still find it very difficult to perceive it as an alternative government

For ultimately, the greatest stumbling block for PN...

Spring hunting is wrong for more than one reason
Mark Sultana

To allow hunters out with guns on public land during a pandemic that is forcing...

To allow hunters out with guns on public land during a...

Bill paid for Moneyval
Peter Agius

What is under the hammer is no longer the abuse of power and blatant corruption by top government actors, but the fate and livelihood of thousands of Maltese...

What is under the hammer is no longer the abuse of power...

A proud lay state no longer
Michael Falzon

Malta has been unable to shake away the centuries-old habits which prevent it from being a proud independent state 

Malta has been unable to shake away the centuries-old...

A ‘monstrosity’ of gigantic proportions
Raphael Vassallo

Not only are we seen to willingly obliterate our own cultural heritage at every...

Not only are we seen to willingly obliterate our own...

The vaccine conundrum: weighing the risks of a rare side effect
Josanne Cassar

Despite scientists trying to explain that all medicines have probable side...

Despite scientists trying to explain that all medicines...

My beautiful country
Saviour Balzan

We have been turned into barbarians willing to sell our country to enrich ourselves, until we change the face of this country forever and...

We have been turned into barbarians willing to...

Let’s not repeat last year’s mistakes

Until the vaccination programme is well underway, caution must be advised...

Until the vaccination programme is well underway, caution...

Reframing cannabis: a scientific overview | Maria Vella

The time has come to reframe the situation. A regulatory legal framework will...

The time has come to reframe the situation. A regulatory...