“The only way we have been able to sustain economic activity has been through foreign labour. And we all know that foreign employees have come in their droves. They have taken jobs that Maltese employees were reluctant to continue doing. They have also taken jobs that Maltese employees do not have the required expertise for. Some have also taken up jobs for which we have local expertise, for which there is the willingness of Maltese persons to do, but for which there are not enough persons to fill the vacancies available.”
Read this opinion piece by Lawrence Zammit which appeared on Times of Malta on Friday 23rd March 2018 here.