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Valletta
Friday, March 24, 2017

Edward Scicluna at ECOFIN meeting in Brussels

Finance Minister Edward Scicluna is in Brussels for an ECOFIN (The Economic and Financial Affairs Council) meeting of European Finance Ministers where VAT, Defence...

Lidl is to set up an International Regional Distribution Centre in Malta.

Lidl is to set up an International Regional Distribution Centre in Malta. Speaking during a session of the meeting under the banner, The Government that...

Aids and child obesity on agenda for Informal Meeting of Health Ministers

The Informal Meeting of Health Ministers will be an opportunity to discuss the prevention of childhood obesity, structured co-operation between health systems and HIV/AIDS. Rapid...

Elderly couple die in car crash in Gozo

An elderly couple died after their car was involved in a head-on collision in Nadur on Sunday night. Police say the accident happened at around...

Air Malta cuts wages bill by €1.4 million

Air Malta’s wage bill has fallen by €1.4 million since 2013, according to the airline’s chairwoman, Maria Micallef. The airline reduced its full-time headcount by...

De Valette’s dagger returns to Malta

For the first time in 219 years, the De Valette Dagger has returned to Malta and will be on display as part of events...

EU must do more to ease migrant pressure in Greece and Italy says Home...

Home Affairs Minister Carmelo Abela and Greece's Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos visited the hotspot in Lesvos, Greece. They were accompanied...

Cyclist in hospital after being hit by car on Coast Road

A cyclist suffered grievous injuries when he was hit by a car in Triq ir-Ridott – corner with the Coast Road – in Bahar...

Air Malta industrial action hits flights

Air Malta cabin crew are taking industrial action over pay and conditions and according to a spokesman, cabin crew have been told to get...

Customs find record 300kg of cocaine in shipping container

Customs officers discovered over 300kg of cocaine while inspecting a container supposedly containing cans of pineapple at Malta Freeport in what has been described...

Malta Weather - Now

Valletta
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16 ° C
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93%
5.1kmh
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