To assist those who were financially hit by the COVID-19 outbreak, government is paying circa 80% of rent to those who applied for revised benefits … Read more
Confirmation of 13 new cases of Covid-19 in Malta, pushing the total number of infections up to 412. Of these, three persons have died and … Read more
The launch of the Ryanair subsidiary Malta Air, a part government-owned company, could price out Air Malta because of Ryanair’s high market share and bigger … Read more
Foreign Minister Evarist Bartolo this morning said that Malta received nearly 5,000 migrants in the last 12 months, and there is no place for more.… Read more
The majority of Malta’s coronavirus patients live in the North Harbour district, Superintendent of Public Health Charmaine Gauci revealed on Thursday.
According to figures published … Read more
Businesses which will take out resort to taking out loans due to the coronavirus outbreak will benefit from a 2.5% subsidy on interest rates.
The … Read more
The Independent reports that four people were charged with the involuntary homicide of Miriam Pace, who died when her home in Ħamrun collapsed in March. … Read more
In-Nazzjon follows a meeting between PN Leader Adrian Delia and EU Commissioner for immigration Ylva Johansson. Delia argued that migrants without the right for asylum … Read more
The Malta Business Weekly says that three of the six new Covid-19 cases recorded on Wednesday were migrants, resident at the Ħal Far centre. Cases … Read more
A total of 24 COVID-19 patients contracted the novel virus from hospital, newly-published data by the health authorities has revealed.
The figures, compiled by the … Read more
The group representing English language schools has disputed claims by the educators’ union that most teachers are being denied their monthly pay amid the COVID-19 … Read more
Steward Healthcare announced that Barts Medical School in Gozo is being used in supporting the Gozo community in the fight against COVID-19.
Steward Malta said … Read more
Public Health Superintendent Charmaine Gauci has announced six new cases of the coronavirus in Malta, bring the total number up to 399. Of these, 44 … Read more
A group of migrants who had been stranded inside the Maltese search and rescue area have been taken back to Tripoli, the Libya branch of … Read more
Malta Today says that aviation company Medavia has let pilots, cabin crew and engineers go even after having won a profitable contract to deliver supplies … Read more
The Times quotes a report by the International Monetary Fund projecting that Malta’s economy will contract by 2.8 percent this year under pressure from the … Read more
L-Orizzont reports nine new cases of coronavirus by Tuesday, returned from a pool of more than one thousand swab tests. The paper says that there … Read more
The Independent asks Education Minister Owen Bonnici whether private schools will receive financial aid. The minister said that schools and student families are discussing the … Read more
In-Nazzjon quotes PN Deputy Leader David Agius who urged the government to ensure the home delivery of medical products to elderly people throughout the outbreak. … Read more
The irregular migrants’ crisis in the Mediterranean continued to escalate within hours.
After last weekend, 43 irregular migrants were brought to Malta, with more irregular … Read more
An increase in travel between Malta and Gozo during the first quarter of the year has been recorded.
A statistic which has been issued by … Read more
The Malta Developers’ Association is insisting that construction workers are entitled to state benefits like other categories of workers.
In a statement on Tuesday, the … Read more
Air Malta has accused the pilots union ALPA of an “appalling display of force” by attempting to get pilots paid more than other employees “in … Read more
Malta: Banks ordered to grant six-month moratorium on loan repayments for clients hit by COVID-19 crisis
The Central Bank of Malta has issued a directive allowing borrowers who have experienced a negative impact on their income due to the COVID-19 pandemic … Read more
Nine new Covid-19 cases were confirmed in Malta today, bringing the total of infected persons to 393 with 44 persons cured.
Speaking during today’s update … Read more
The Independent reveals that a new legal notice will criminalise the wilful spread of the Covid-19 disease with up to a nine-year jail sentence. Patients … Read more
L-Orizzont quotes Public Health Superintendent Charmaine Gauci who appealed for prudence and said that Malta is still in its earlier stages of the pandemic despite … Read more
The Foundation for Social Welfare Services board has disassociated itself from comments made by its chief executive Alfred Grixti, in which he said NGO rescue … Read more
Malta is to criminalise the wilful spreading of coronavirus, with the offence carrying a maximum sentence of nine years’ imprisonment.
The news was broken by … Read more
Closing Malta’s ports to asylum seekers was the “correct” decision at a time when the country’s resources are dedicated to battling the COVID-19 pandemic, Owen … Read more
The Department of Industrial Relations and Employment (DIER) would like to inform the public that from Wednesday of this week for a temporary period because … Read more
The Times quotes a study of the impact of the coronavirus on metal wellbeing commissioned by the Richmond Foundation. Almost half of the participants say … Read more
L-Orizzont quotes Prime Minister Robert Abela who said that the decision to close the ports to rescue ships and non-registered vessels was triggered by a … Read more
The quotes Health Minister Chris Fearne who said that a national survey is being conducted to establish the number of Covid-19 infections in the community. … Read more
In-Nazzjon reports that a 38-year-old man lost his life in a motorcycle accident in Mrieħel on Easter Sunday. The rider, Alex Borg, was involved in … Read more
On todays’ public holiday, Mosta residents uploaded a video on Facebook thanking all healthcare workers and police corps. These workers are the front liners against … Read more
The Health Ministry has put together a transition team that will be in charge of handling all medical appointments which have been postponed due to … Read more
Malta could emerge from the COVID-19 situation soon if people remain disciplined and obey the partial lockdown measures put in place to curb the spread … Read more
Confirmation today of eight new cases of Covid-19 in Malta, which pushes the total number of infected persons up to 378, of whom 44 have … Read more
Malta Today reveals details of a 2016 letter to Air Malta pilots assuring them they would be kept on state payroll with the same take-home … Read more
It-Torċa carries an interview with Environment and Planning Minister Aaron Farrugia who said that the ministry is working on a new system for ‘intelligent planning’ … Read more
The Independent on Sunday publishes an interview with Health Minister Chris Fearne who said that a transition team has been set up to oversee the … Read more