Government-guaranteed debt climbs to €1.2 billion in 2012
Education ministry found not to have reliable system to reconcile the actual refunds of overpaid Students’ Maintenance Grants, against that actually deposited at the Central...
Veteran economist calls on Labour to ditch “foolish” income tax cuts
Karmenu Farrugia makes his case for a ‘mini budget’
Budget to be implemented in full, despite EU’s call for spending cuts

Finance Minister Edward Scicluna rejects calls for health service reform

Finance Minister Edward Scicluna rejects calls for health...

Brussels opens excessive deficit procedure against Malta

Commission 2013 spring forecast projects that the deficit will rise to 3.7% and...

Commission 2013 spring forecast projects that the deficit...

Government welcomes Brussels’s change in tack on COLA mechanism

Government still committed to take deficit to below 3%, despite EC’s...

Government still committed to take deficit to below 3%,...

All eyes on Mgarr for new Gozo marina

With Hondoq ir-Rummien already excluded, only land reclamation at Mgarr can guarantee a 500-berth yacht marina as well as a new cruise liner terminal on Gozo.

With Hondoq ir-Rummien already excluded, only land...

Opposition keeps up pressure on Labour’s handling of permanent secretaries

Former minister Mario do Marco says the requests for resignations during first week of administration violated normal procedure and cannot be accepted by...

Former minister Mario do Marco says the requests for...

Government needs to be on the ball to develop ‘knowledge economy’ – Claudio Grech

Nationalist MP Claudio Grech highlights importance of ‘knowledge economy’ for Malta, augurs that government remains on the ball to develop sector and...

Nationalist MP Claudio Grech highlights importance of...

Government should avoid binding agreement over new gas plant – Ryan Callus

Nationalist MP Ryan Callus urges government to avoid binding agreements with developer of proposed gas plant that binds Malta to purchase all energy generated

Nationalist MP Ryan Callus urges government to avoid...

Francis Zammit Dimech unimpressed by Home Affairs Minister’s prison visit

Former minister Francis Zammit Dimech unimpressed by Home Affairs Minister Manuel Mallia’s personal surprise prison visit

Former minister Francis Zammit Dimech unimpressed by Home...

Deborah Schembri to chair Social Affairs Committee

Labour MP Deborah Schembri announces that she will chair parliamentary Social...

Labour MP Deborah Schembri announces that she will chair...

Budget 2013 | Muscat’s Cabinet is 23% costlier than preceding executive

Total salaries for ministerial secretariats is €10 million but individually Muscat’s ministries cost less than Gonzi’s small Cabinet – 2013 estimates

Total salaries for ministerial secretariats is €10...

More tourists alone will not ensure profitability – Karmenu Vella

Tourism Minister Karmenu Vella says ‘not enough to bring tourists to...

Tourism Minister Karmenu Vella says ‘not enough to bring...

Update | New MEPA tariffs announced

Parliamentary Secretary Michael Farrugia announces revised MEPA tariffs, permit applications in line with local plans and MEPA policies automatically approved

Parliamentary Secretary Michael Farrugia announces revised...

‘Things yet to come to light’ on WasteServ, says minister

Sustainable Development Minister Leo Brincat highlights issues in WasteServ,...

Sustainable Development Minister Leo Brincat highlights...

Cross-party budget approval 'positive and mature' - Malta Employers’ Association

The Malta Employers’ Association welcomes the approval of the 2013 budget.

The Malta Employers’ Association welcomes the approval of...

Continuity and cost-cutting in foreign affairs

Foreign Affairs Minister George Vella underlines Labour government’s...

Foreign Affairs Minister George Vella underlines Labour...

Gozo ministry powerless - Chris Said

Gozitan MP Chris Said says the new Labour government "clipped the Gozo ministry's wings" by removing educational and health responsibilities.

Gozitan MP Chris Said says the new Labour government...

Pullicino stands by statement that Farrugia blocked Ghallis project discussion

Former minister George Pullicino stands by statement that Parliamentary Secretary Michael Farrugia blocked discussion of waste treatment plant project in...

Former minister George Pullicino stands by statement that...

Opposition will not be 'bribed' by government - Simon Busuttil

PN deputy leader Simon Busuttil says the Prime Minister’s proposal to appoint...

PN deputy leader Simon Busuttil says the Prime Minister’s...

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