[WATCH] Why Abela has to stop the hospitals privatisation concession
Saviour Balzan
Saviour Balzan’s videoblog: Why Tumuluri’s €5 million bonus is the last straw in the hospitals saga
Would you rather panic or rely on facts?
Josanne Cassar
Fomenting nationwide panic will not solve anything and never has. The rising levels of alarm and fear can only lead to making a possibly risky situation worse
Alla illiberani
Saviour Balzan

Robert Abela will decide whether he is any different a leader to Eddie Fenech Adami, Lawrence Gonzi, or Joseph Muscat, the people who played the pipers’...

Robert Abela will decide whether he is any different a...

In it together | Helena Grech

This is really the time for unity, notwithstanding any initial hiccups at the start of such an unprecedented challenge

This is really the time for unity, notwithstanding any...

Enforcement cannot just be for lesser mortals
Raphael Vassallo

More importantly, however, there are limits to our country’s logistical...

More importantly, however, there are limits to our...

Future-proofing our societies
Miriam Dalli

Our people are resilient and entrepreneurial and can adapt to change when they have to. This crisis showed us how society can transform itself in a very short...

Our people are resilient and entrepreneurial and can adapt...

‘Swift action’? By the EU? You’ve got to be kidding me...
Raphael Vassallo

How would I react if I were a resident of Bergamo, or Milan, or Cremona, or...

How would I react if I were a resident of Bergamo, or...

The ITS deal mess
Michael Falzon

Many questions for which the Auditor-General sought answers should have been made by the Opposition in the first place

Many questions for which the Auditor-General sought answers...

No one wants to live surrounded by rubbish
Josanne Cassar

One cannot realistically expect the population of this island to multiply in...

One cannot realistically expect the population of this...

Whose big idea was it to ‘discuss abortion’, anyway?
Raphael Vassallo

A discernible popular movement has arisen to challenge the ‘taboo’...

A discernible popular movement has arisen to challenge the...

Worrying wage drop means we must look beyond GDP
Michael Briguglio

Malta requires an economic vision that does not simply look at GDP growth rates...

Malta requires an economic vision that does not simply look...

It’s educators on the ground who change education
Evarist Bartolo

You may ask: you’re a government minister responsible for education, so...

You may ask: you’re a government minister responsible...

A sad end for Perfidious Albion
Michael Falzon

Brexit will make Britain more irrelevant. It will be further cut off from Europe, irrespective of whether there is fog over the English Channel

Brexit will make Britain more irrelevant. It will be...

Even prehistory repeats  itself sometimes...
Raphael Vassallo

… suddenly, it starts looking like we might learn a whole lot from the...

… suddenly, it starts looking like we might learn a...

A mandate to govern doesn't mean we must accept everything
Josanne Cassar

Where it gets questionable are those major decisions which were technically on...

Where it gets questionable are those major decisions which...

A blast from the past
Saviour Balzan

Despite having to compete, perhaps unfairly, with low-cost carriers, Air Malta has so far proven that it can fend off this challenge

Despite having to compete, perhaps unfairly, with low-cost...

Facebook’s plan to protect the European elections comes up short
The Conversation

William Dance • There remains a considerable mismatch between...

William Dance • There remains a considerable mismatch...

Cannabis regulation is the only way forward in Malta

Luke Caruana • The paranoia over cannabis verges on the absurd and it is...

Luke Caruana • The paranoia over cannabis verges on...

Nobody likes a cheater
Josanne Cassar

There will always be those who have more money than they know what to do with while others struggle to pay their bills - but this scandal has further lifted...

There will always be those who have more money than they...

Happy St Patrick’s Day… in St Julian’s!
Raphael Vassallo

By my count, I’d say half a dozen strategically sited belfries would be...

By my count, I’d say half a dozen strategically sited...