Malta faces challenge of an overflow of jobs and high growth
Evarist Bartolo
Success breeds a new set of challenges, but they are challenges that with a can-do attitude they can be overcome
The cows that don’t laugh
Raphael Vassallo
Fortunately, however, by now I am old enough to understand that things are rarely what they ‘seem to be’. All too often, they turn out to be a good deal worse
There are still bedrooms and living rooms around Malta without a single book in sight
Evarist Bartolo

While there is a good deal more awareness about the importance of reading than a few years ago, there is still much to be achieved

While there is a good deal more awareness about the...

Ingrid was right
Kurt Sansone

It was a bad start for the PN’s European parliament election campaign made worse by the party’s inability to instil hope

It was a bad start for the PN’s European parliament...

The ideal MEP is a bridge-builder, a nerd and a good communicator
Peter Agius

Look for a bridge-builder, a nerdy eye for detail and technicalities, and...

Look for a bridge-builder, a nerdy eye for detail and...

No, the MDA is not a set-up made up of greedy persons
Michael Falzon

Contrary to the short-sighted perception that the MDA is just a set-up made up...

Contrary to the short-sighted perception that the MDA is...

‘Reporters Without Braincells’, more like it...
Raphael Vassallo

Last I looked, reporters have an obligation to seek confirmation of...

Last I looked, reporters have an obligation to seek...

The Pete Buttigieg phenomenon: Feeling proud by association
Josanne Cassar

At a time when things in Malta are going more pear-shaped by the second, I look...

At a time when things in Malta are going more pear-shaped...

When all else fails, follow directions
Josanne Cassar

The Maltese inability to form a queue: I suggest that “get in line, wait your turn, first come, first served” should be mantras taught to...

The Maltese inability to form a queue: I suggest that...

An unstoppable ODZ landgrab
Raphael Vassallo

Let's all just buy up the countryside for cheap, turn it into a giant residential compound and become millionaires overnight

Let's all just buy up the countryside for cheap, turn...

Malta's PIRLS score: uncertain pathway in education
Therese Comodini Cachia

Therese Comodini Cahica | Unless the administration forges a way forward...

Therese Comodini Cahica | Unless the administration forges...

How to save the Maltese language from extinction
Evarist Bartolo

While Maltese literature is doing very well and publications are relatively...

While Maltese literature is doing very well and...

It’s all about PPPs
Michael Falzon

The sinister thing about the Vitals contract is that the idea and the principle are good but the way it was put into practice is completely unacceptable

The sinister thing about the Vitals contract is that the...

The only ‘vital’ things are transparency and accountability
Raphael Vassallo

The debate sounded uncannily familiar to my ears... only the party now in...

The debate sounded uncannily familiar to my ears... only...

Air Malta – managing expectations

We should not lose sight of the prevailing financial situation of the airline, irrespective of how painful to our patriotic self this may be

We should not lose sight of the prevailing financial...

It could never happen here, could it?
Josanne Cassar

Hopefully in Malta we will never come across anything remotely similar to the 'California captivity case', but there still needs to be more vigilance

Hopefully in Malta we will never come across anything...

#saveourcountryside
Saviour Balzan

  Start this little campaign and go for it.

  Start this little campaign and go for it.

Labour’s Vitals charade was an insult to our intelligence
Kurt Sansone

Konrad Mizzi’s and Joseph Muscat’s attitudes in Parliament during...

Konrad Mizzi’s and Joseph Muscat’s attitudes in...

[WATCH] Another fuel station? Something has got to give
Saviour Balzan

SAVIOUR BALZAN's videblog | Saving our countryside has become an even...

SAVIOUR BALZAN's videblog | Saving our countryside has...

Let the real truth come out
Josanne Cassar

A new development in Egrant-gate seems to indicate we are seeing an end in sight to this inquiry which continues to haunt the Muscat administration almost...

A new development in Egrant-gate seems to indicate we...