Malta Gozo News Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:04:11 +0000Water sports to celebrate International Day Against Drug Abuse
The OASI Foundation and EcoGozo are celebrating the International Day Agaisnt Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, with an...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:26:56 +0000May temperatures warm up signalling summer’s imminent arrival
The Met Office has said that the weather in May was generally pleasant, with the air temperature averaging...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 14:15:45 +0000Act responsibly, avoid unnecessary accidents – Blood Transfusion Service
“Life is not a game … if you are drinking, don’t drive!” The National Blood Transfusion Service, in...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:58:25 +0000Promotion of renewable energy through projects in Gozitan localities
The promotion of renewable energy in Gozitan localities is underway through the implementation of Green Fiscal Policies and...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 09:37:57 +0000The magic of music donated to the Sannat Special Unit
The HSBC Malta Foundation is bringing music to the ears of young students from the Gozo College Sannat...
Malta Independent Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:10:00 +0200Government surprised by Di Maio statement, saying Malta pays for its energy from Italy
The Maltese Government said it was surpised by the statement made by Italian deouty prime minister Luigo Di Maio on Italian TV.Di Maio linked recent disagreements on the migration issue to the energy interconnector between the two countries."While th...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 17:00:00 +0200Paqpaqli accident: Sports cars expert contradicts findings of magisterial inquiry
A representative of an international sports cars licencing body has contradicted the findings of the magisterial inquiry into the 2015 Paqpaqli Ghall-Istrina crash in which 23 people were injured, telling a court that driver Paul Bailey had the highe...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:31:00 +0200Can we talk about Jason? - Committee shoots down request to discuss artists’ petition
A request to discuss a petition calling for the removal of V18 Chairman Jason Micallef in front of the Cultural Committee of the German Parliament was shot down by the Chairperson of the Parliamentary Group on the European Capital of Culture, PL MP C...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:26:00 +0200Watch: 'We give Malta electricity, and they refuse to help with migrants' - Italy's deputy PM
Italy’s deputy Prime Minister has once again raised the tensions between Malta and Italy, saying that Malta is getting electricity from Italy but refusing to help with migrants. “We give Malta electricity, there is a cable that start...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 16:41:00 +0200Public Appointments Committee approves nomination of new gaming authority chief
Parliament’s Public Appointments Committee this afternoon decided to recommend the approval of Marlene Seychell’s nomination as non-executive chairperson of the Malta Gaming Authority.During the sitting, Seychell denied having a conflict ...
Malta Today Wed,20 Jun 2018 18:01:48 +0200 Malta’s new Brussels chief warns of ‘unfavourable’ presidencies ahead on tax harmonisation
With a 4-3 vote, Parliament’s Public Appointments Committee approves technocrat Daniel Azzopardi as Malta’s next permanent representative in Brussels Wed,20 Jun 2018 16:52:29 +0200 'Inexperienced' Paul Bailey holds highest GT racing licence, UK motorsports body tells court
A representative of an international sports car licencing body has contradicted the findings of a magisterial inquiry into the 2015 Paqpaqli Ghall-Istrina crash in which 23 people were injured Wed,20 Jun 2018 16:31:35 +0200 No conflict of interest for new Malta Gaming Authority chief as MPs give her the nod
Marlene Seychell is expected to be the next chairperson of the Malta Gaming Authority after her nomination was cleared by a parliamentary committee on Wednesday Wed,20 Jun 2018 16:29:58 +0200 Malta reacts with ‘surprise’ at Di Maio’s veiled threat on energy supply
After comments of Luigi di Maio on state Italian TV, Malta says its agreement with Italy on acquisition of energy is ‘governed by the rule of law’ Wed,20 Jun 2018 16:29:39 +0200 Eurobarometer: Migration concern grows by seven points, trust in government at 51%
Migration, crime and environmental destruction were the three most pressing concerns cited by Maltese respondents in a Eurobarometer survey
Times of Malta Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:01:00 +0200Australia coach: Denmark more of a team than France
France may have a glittering array of individual talent but Denmark are more of team, according to Australia coach Bert van Marwijk whose side take on the Danes in their second World Cup Group C match on Thursday.
Van Marwijk's...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:01:00 +0200Disney increases Twentieth Century Fox bid to $71.3bn
Disney is upping the ante for Fox, making a $71.3bn counterbid for Fox's entertainment businesses following Comcast's $65bn offer for the company.
The battle for Twenty-First Century Fox reflects a new imperative among enterta...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:01:00 +0200Blatter: England should mount World Cup bid with Ireland
England deserve to host the World Cup finals in 2030 and should mount a joint bid with Ireland, banned former FIFA president Sepp Blatter said on Wednesday.
"I think that England, or the islands, they deserve to organise the Wo...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:00:00 +0200New leaked Mossack Fonseca files shed light on Panama Papers aftermath
A new data leak sheds light on how the now-defunct Panama law firm Mossack Fonseca and its clients dealt with having their financial secrets revealed in the weeks and months after the Panama Papers were published.
The data give...Wed, 20 Jun 2018 18:51:00 +0200Watch: Uruguay makes knockout stage, Saudi Arabia out after 1-0 loss
Uruguay beat Saudi Arabia 1-0 on Wednesday thanks to a goal from striker Luis Suarez, propelling the South Americans and hosts Russia into the knockout stage and eliminating the Saudis.
Suarez, making his 100th appearance for t...