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Value-for-money audits

Good political governance entails that members of Parliament should account in the most transparent way how...

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Principles remain unchanged - Ċensu Galea

The contribution by the Parliamentary Secretary for Reforms, Citizenship and Simplification, Julia Farrugia...

Monument to Konrad - Ranier Fsadni

I am well aware that the regular readers of my articles  are divided about the merits of this column. For...

Commonwealth and small states - André DeBattista

[attach id=650024 size="medium" align="right"]Photo: Paul Spiteri Lucas[/attach] The biennial...

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A loyal servant

I came to know Joe Cassar while attending a conference in Portugal when he was the Maltese ambassador there. He...

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Bus timetables

Reference is made to the letter entitled ‘Reliable bus service’ by Tom Donaldson from Wishaw,...

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Construction permits

According to figures published in the Central Bank of Malta’s 2017 annual report, the number of building...

Traffic calming measures

In 2009, this newspaper carried an item titled ‘Residents demand speed camera at Gozo black spot’...

Watch: Gaming industry safer than ever from money-laundering risk

The risk of the gaming industry being infiltrated by crooks was at an all-time low, the former head of the Malta...

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Revamping tourism strategy

Tourism remains one of the most important economic activities for Malta. Top line figures show substantial...

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Opportunity for quality recycling - José Herrera

Wholeheartedly, I believe that the absolute majority of the Maltese public sincerely feels more determined to...

Legislators’ responsibility - Martin Scicluna

The government has been absolutely right to review the efficacy and effectiveness of the Embryo Protection Act,...

Letter of protest - Joseph Grech

In 2008, incumbent prime minister Lawrence Gonzi devised and started a scheme with the intention of normalising...

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The holy rosary

In that beautiful ancient prayer that seeks the intercession of Mary, the Memorare (Remember), Saint Bernard...

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‘Hot’ theatre seats

I should like to know who the moron is – or was – who decided to rip out the old but very comfortable...

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Payment structure

It has been reported that Manuel Mallia’s income from his parliamentary and sundry political appointments...

Pass the port

One relatively cheap and relatively simple – and relatively obvious – solution to the ongoing...

Watch: Vacancies at MFSA hampering effectiveness

'Supervisory system working' - CEO

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Councils must lead by example

Just over a month after a representative of a region within the Local Councils’ Association called for...

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Policy on fiscal defiance - John Consiglio

In various departments of politics and political economy of a number of foreign academic institutions – one...