Quotes of the week
“Changing our brand identity is about changing the hearts and minds of Air Malta’s workers.”
Air Malta CEO Peter Davies justifying the airline’s investment in a €2 million makeover at a time when the company is restructuring to remain afloat.
“A problem bigger than Mepa.”
Mepa enforcement director Alexander Borg conceding that the perennial problem of illegal boathouses was not in the authority’s hands.
“I wanted to make the final so badly.”
Shooter William Chetcuti, Malta’s best hope for an Olympic medal, expressing disappointment at not qualifying for the final of the 2012 London Olympics.
“If action is not taken today, easy affordable access to... water will soon become a thing of the past.”
Malta Water Association president Dirk De Ketelaere sounding the alarm bells over groundwater resources.
“Being such a humble person he helped spread the butter.”
Volunteer Anna Maria Caruana describing how President George Abela was hands-on during his trip to Peru.
“He needs help.”
Emanuela Parsons, 60, on her grandson Nigel Zammit, who allegedly beat her in a drunken stupor.