Would you agree with compulsory union membership?
After being touted in his Budget speech by the Prime Minister, should membership in trade unions for workers and for businesses in business chambers should be compulsory?
[ANALYSIS] Mirror, mirror on the wall… Who’s the most right-wing of us all?
Last week’s Budget speeches saw both leaders accusing each other of being right-wing: Muscat for betraying his socialist principles and Delia his Christian-democratic...
How far to the right was Adrian Delia’s Budget speech?

Joseph Muscat dismissed Adrian Delia’s Budget speech as a case of...

Joseph Muscat dismissed Adrian Delia’s Budget speech...

[WATCH] 'A budget with no tricks, just treats' - Muscat

The Halloween allegories continue as Prime Minister Joseph Muscat delivers a...

The Halloween allegories continue as Prime Minister Joseph...

[WATCH] ‘Labour is a PR, not PL government’ - Adrian Delia gives reaction to Budget

Opposition leader Adrian Delia delivered his reaction to Budget 2019 this evening in Parliament, outlining his vision for a country with lower taxes, better...

Opposition leader Adrian Delia delivered his reaction to...

Cycling to work is a great idea, but why should employees even have to pay for it?

Cyclists’ bid to put more bikes on the road has a snag: it wants commuters to pay their employers back for the bikes they give them

Cyclists’ bid to put more bikes on the road has a...

[WATCH] Budget 2019: We went to Valletta to find out what people thought

From the positive reactions to the dismissive ones, people in Valletta weighed in on Budget 2019 delivered by Finance Minister Edward Scicluna yesterday

From the positive reactions to the dismissive ones, people...

What unions and employers said about Budget 2019

Various unions and employers have given their reaction to yesterday's...

Various unions and employers have given their reaction to...

Budget’s social measures positive, but money not all for quality of life - AD

Alternattiva Demokratika have said Budget 2019 has fallen short of offering solutions in a number of areas

Alternattiva Demokratika have said Budget 2019 has fallen...

Housing | Government to assist over-40s to buy homes

The government will help over-40s buy homes by entering as a partner for...

The government will help over-40s buy homes by entering as...

Budget reaffirms commitment for waste incineration

Landfills and the export of waste are not viable options to dispose of...

Landfills and the export of waste are not viable options to...

€2 million children’s allowance increase targets low-income families

A couple earning €18,000 will only get an extra €2 a year but a single parent with two children who is on the minimum wage will get an extra €192

A couple earning €18,000 will only get an extra...

[WATCH] Budget does not solve any of Malta’s problems – Adrian Delia

Opposition leader Adrian Delia derides government’s lack of a long-term plan and says the economy is based on an unsustainable model of population growth

Opposition leader Adrian Delia derides government’s...

[WATCH] Muscat: A budget that gives something to everyone

The Prime Minister said that for the second year running the government had...

The Prime Minister said that for the second year running...

Education and health | More funds for IVF, mental health clinic, and free MATSEC exams

A number of new health services are planned for 2019, the Budget document says, with the mental health sector being earmarked for improvements

A number of new health services are planned for 2019, the...

Facial recognition CCTV for Paceville and Marsa by 2019

The facial recognition software is expected to be deployed in Paceville and...

The facial recognition software is expected to be deployed...

Pensions to increase by €4.50 per week

Old age pensions will increase for the fourth year in a row,

Old age pensions will increase for the fourth year in a row,

Transport | Few concrete measures to reduce car dependency in Budget

€100 million for road building, €1 million for urban gardens

€100 million for road building, €1 million for...

Scicluna says Malta on board with EU’s anti-tax avoidance rules 

Finance minister says Malta will not provide opportunities for tax avoiders to...

Finance minister says Malta will not provide opportunities...

Kids take the adults to Heritage Malta sites with free entry scheme

Children will get free access to Heritage Malta sites as well as two...

Children will get free access to Heritage Malta sites as...

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