Union says retired teachers being recruited to fight pandemic shortage
UPE says education ministry circular to recruit retired teachers shows pandemic has had impact on teacher staffing
Performing artists to receive full €800 wage supplement
The additional supplement will be backdated from November in the December wage supplement  
Edward Scicluna had no knowledge of €100 million termination clause in Vitals agreement

The former Finance Minister said that he was not informed of the termination clause nor of the MOU signed six months prior to the call for proposals

The former Finance Minister said that he was not informed...

€69 million in Colombian cocaine stopped by Malta Customs

Largest drug haul ever: 612 kg of cocaine in cargo that left Ecuador and...

Largest drug haul ever: 612 kg of cocaine in cargo that...

Yorgen Fenech defence team asks for phone taps to be exhibited in court

All recordings requested involve murder-middleman Melvin Theuma

All recordings requested involve murder-middleman Melvin...

Leading auctioneer and financial services practitioner charged with money laundering, released on €100,000 bail

The two were charged with laundering "millions of euro" over a period leading up to February this year

The two were charged with laundering "millions of...

MIA registers 92% drop in November passenger traffic

The airport saw 39,875 passenger movements in November alone

The airport saw 39,875 passenger movements in November...

Jesper Kristiansen to be indicted over Sliema double homicide

The magistrate decreed that there is sufficient evidence for the indictment of...

The magistrate decreed that there is sufficient evidence...

Auditor General admonishes MPs in Electrogas PAC

In a rowdy parliamentary committee meeting, Auditor General Charles Deguara...

In a rowdy parliamentary committee meeting, Auditor General...

[WATCH] Government donates €20,000 for university research on domestic violence

Prime Minister’s wife Lydia Abela announces donation of €20,000 to fund University of Malta research in the field of domestic violence

Prime Minister’s wife Lydia Abela announces donation...

Annual audit flags procurement weaknesses, lack of controls in government entities

The National Audit Office has released its annual findings on public expenditure in 2019

The National Audit Office has released its annual findings...

Lydia Abela condemns zookeeper Anton Cutajar’s rant against animal welfare commissioner

Prime Minister’s wife Lydia Abela defends Alison Bezzina, says her appointment as Animal Welfare Commissioner is a positive development

Prime Minister’s wife Lydia Abela defends Alison...

Arsonist charged with ‘terrorising Valletta residents’

A 21-year-old man will be charged later today with a string of arson attacks on...

A 21-year-old man will be charged later today with a string...

Maltese government to move amended laws for quicker divorce

Cabinet approves legal amendments that will reduce four-year separation period...

Cabinet approves legal amendments that will reduce...

Yorgen Fenech’s London lawyer complains to Omtzigt of ignoring fair trial issues

Strongly-worded letter by British lawyer who says Council of Europe rapporteur ignored “inflammatory and prejudicial press campaign” that...

Strongly-worded letter by British lawyer who says Council...

Daphne Caruana Galizia public inquiry hears testimony of former PBS editor

The public inquiry into the murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia hears the testimony of former PBS editor Reno Bugeja

The public inquiry into the murder of journalist Daphne...

Higgins denies cashing €6.2 million in cheques for Gordon Debono

Shawn Higgins is currently accused of facilitating money laundering carried out...

Shawn Higgins is currently accused of facilitating money...

Man cleared of robbing mother and breaching police custody

The Floriana man had been arraigned on charges of theft and for escaping police...

The Floriana man had been arraigned on charges of theft and...

Withhold business visas for countries that do not readmit failed asylum seekers – Bartolo

Foreign minister says Malta wants UNHCR centres in Libya to process asylum claims and threat to withhold visas for non-EU countries which do not re-admit...

Foreign minister says Malta wants UNHCR centres in Libya to...

COVID-19 victims reach 160 as Malta registers 79 new cases

COVID-19 update for 9 December | 79 new cases,...

COVID-19 update for 9 December | 79 new...