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  • Stories from Vittoriosa

    Stories from Vittoriosa

    Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar is this evening organising a walking tour of Vittoriosa. The maritime city welcomed the Order of the Knights of St John in 1530. From a small, humble seaside village it was to become the headquarters of the Order’s...

  • Insane comedy about a family of tragic misfits

    Insane comedy about a family of tragic misfits

    There is nothing like a funeral to bring out the worst in people. In Shelagh Stephenson’s play, three estranged sisters with a long history of failing to get on convene to make arrangements for their mother’s cremation. The Memory of Water was...

  • Announcements - February 16, 2018

    Announcements - February 16, 2018

    AGIUS. On February 14, at Mater Dei Hospital, MIRIAM (Tal-Whippy), of Żejtun, residing in Pembroke, aged 59, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her husband Victor, her son Luke and his fiancé...

  • Il-Ġifen Tork – fact or myth?

    National Maritime Museum curator Liam Gauci will deliver a public talk on Ġan Anton Vassallo’s poem Il-Ġifen Tork this evening in Mellieħa. Written in the 19th century, this poem revolves around the story of a group of Maltese slaves on board an...

  • HSBC Malta introduces fingerprint recognition technology

    HSBC Malta introduces fingerprint recognition technology

    HSBC Malta is the first bank in Malta to launch biometric technology for customers with an iPhone 5s or higher. With this new function customers can use Touch ID to gain access to their accounts through their HSBC mobile app. To celebrate the...

  • Russian orchestra in concert at MCC

    Russian orchestra in concert at MCC

    The Petrozavodsk Symphony Orchestra of Russia will be performing at the Mediterranean Conference Centre, Valletta, on Sunday. The concert will also feature violinist Karen Shahgaldian and conductor Alexei Galea Cavallazzi. The programme will...

  • The many facets of Il-Majjistral

    The many facets of Il-Majjistral

    Il-Majjistral Park organises events aimed at explaining the beauty of the park and its history and also to show how to appreciate nature. As part of its 10th year anniversary, the park has a jam-packed programme of educational events. Here is what...

  • Candlelight vigil for Daphne Caruana Galizia

    Candlelight vigil for Daphne Caruana Galizia

    A candlelight vigil for Daphne Caruana Galizia will be held on Friday at 6.30pm in front of the law courts in Valletta.  The vigil forms part of a series of civil society events demanding justice for Ms Caruana Galizia who was brutally murdered in...

  • Announcements - February 15, 2018

    Announcements - February 15, 2018

    AGIUS. On February 14, at Mater Dei Hospital, MIRIAM (Tal-Whippy), of Żejtun, residing in Pembroke, aged 59, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her husband Victor, her son Luke and his fiancé...

  • Mass for breast cancer sufferers

    The Women’s Cancer Gozo Association will tomorrow be organising a Mass at St Agatha chapel in Victoria at 10am. St Agatha is known for her intercession among breast cancer patients. Her feast day is celebrated on February 5. Little is known about...

  • New scholarships for the financial service sector

    The Ministry for Education and Employment has launched a new scholarship scheme specifically aimed at the financial service sector. This sector is facing difficulties to fill specific vacancies, both at top and lower levels, mainly due to...

  • Efforts to empower women

    Efforts to empower women

    Moviment Graffitti is organising a series of initiatives on women’s rights during the weeks leading to March 8 – International Women’s Day. The first event is the free screening of If These Walls Could Talk. First aired on HBO in 1996 and directed...

  • ĊineXjenza to spark science debates

    ĊineXjenza to spark science debates

    Spazju Kreattiv is showing the film The Imitation Game as part of its concept ĊineXjenza. The film is set in the winter of 1952, when British authorities entered the home of mathematician, cryptanalyst and war hero Alan Turing (Benedict...

  • A different sort of Valentine at Heritage Malta

    A different sort of Valentine    at Heritage Malta

    For Valentine’s Day, Heritage Malta has come up with an initiative based on the country’s rich cultural heritage. The National Museum of Archaeology in Valletta will be hosting a small exhibition titled 5,000 Years of Romance. The main exhibit...

  • Announcements - February 14, 2018

    Announcements - February 14, 2018

    BONELLO. On February 12, at his home, KARL, after a very long illness very bravely borne, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his children Krista and her husband Nick, Kristoff, Karla and Kyle,...

  • Carnival's Grand Finale postponed

    Carnival's Grand Finale postponed

    Carnival's Grand Finale in Floriana, which was planned for Tuesday evening has been postponed, Festivals Malta said. It said that dance and float competitions will take place on Tuesday at 3.30pm in St George’s Square, Valletta. The organisation...

  • Dragon dance in the city

    Dragon dance in the city

    Artists of Zhejiang Wu Opera Troupe, based in Eastern China’s Zhejiang Province, will today participate in Malta’s carnival for the first time. Their performance is part of the Happy Spring Festival programme to celebrate the Chinese New Year,...

  • Promoting vocal traditions

    Promoting vocal traditions

    Auditions for the World Youth Choir and the EuroChoir summer sessions are being held at the music room of the St James Cavalier Centre for Creativity, Valletta,  tomorrow from 5pm onwards. The auditions, which are being organised in partnership...

  • Filigree demonstration

    Palazzo de La Salle will today play host to a filigree demonstration by Kevin Attard, who has been working in filigree for the past 30 years. During the event, the filigree artist who has given the traditional craft a new twist, will be explaining...

  • Announcements - February 13, 2018

    Announcements - February 13, 2018

    CASSAR. On February 12, at Mater Dei Hospital, WILFRED, of Paola, aged 82, went to meet the Risen Lord, passing peacefully away comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss, his beloved wife Carrie née Barbara, his children...