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Times of Malta
Karmenu Vella urges government to impose moratorium on turtle dovesEuropean Environment Commissioner Karmenu Vella has urged the Maltese governmen
Karmenu Vella urges government to impose moratorium on turtle doves
Times of Malta / Posted 2 days ago
European Environment Commissioner Karmenu Vella has urged the Maltese government to consider a moratorium on spring hunting for the turtle dove, a move that cannot be imposed by Brussels. He was reacting to a call by the International Union for... Read more
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Malta Star
MaltaStar.combe appointed if the Council of Ministers so decides. Dr.Sant said that Dr Toni
MaltaStar.com
Malta Star / Posted 5 days ago
be appointed if the Council of Ministers so decides. Dr.Sant said that Dr Toni Abela, who was nominated this year by the Maltese government, had promised that if turned down by the relevant Committee of the Parliament, he would withdraw. “So he... Read more
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express
Chris Packham witnessing mass bird slaughter over the 'killing fields' of Maltathousands of the protected birds are being shot down for fun. In one poignant
Chris Packham witnessing mass bird slaughter over the 'killing fields' of Malta
express / Posted 5 days ago
thousands of the protected birds are being shot down for fun. In one poignant Tweet from the frontline, where hundreds of Maltese hunters gather to take pot shots of birds migrating from Africa to mainland, Packham shows a turtle dove with a wing... Read more
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Times of Malta
At least one Enemalta meeting annually in Chinais the GWU’s legal consultant Aron Mifsud Bonnici. The board also includes two
At least one Enemalta meeting annually in China
Times of Malta / Posted 5 days ago
is the GWU’s legal consultant Aron Mifsud Bonnici. The board also includes two Shanghai Electric nominees. In 2014, the Maltese government sold a 33 per cent stake in Enemalta to Shanghai Electric, which is owned by the Chinese government. The... Read more
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Times of Malta
Power of languagesociety leaders on how to use Facebook effectively to communicate with citizens
Power of language
Times of Malta / Posted 7 days ago
society leaders on how to use Facebook effectively to communicate with citizens. On her recent visit to Malta, she met Maltese government officials and politicians and also gave a talk at the University of Malta on the link between the... Read more
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Times of Malta
EU requests justification over spring huntingThe European Commission has formally requested the Maltese government to provid
EU requests justification over spring hunting
Times of Malta / Posted 9 days ago
The European Commission has formally requested the Maltese government to provide full justification of this year’s spring hunting season, BirdLife Malta revealed this morning. "This request sends a clear message that the European Commission is... Read more
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Times of Malta
Malta's human rights problems go beyond LGBTIQ - reportof human labour from North Korean violated UN sanctions. It told Phrom that it
Malta's human rights problems go beyond LGBTIQ - report
Times of Malta / Posted 11 days ago
of human labour from North Korean violated UN sanctions. It told Phrom that it has not yet received a reply from the Maltese government about its report. In March, the Times of Malta reported that the number of North Korean workers in Malta... Read more
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Times of Malta
Hunting: second protected bird found shotof protected birds is a clear sign for the prime minister to close the hunting
Hunting: second protected bird found shot
Times of Malta / Posted 12 days ago
of protected birds is a clear sign for the prime minister to close the hunting season, BirdLife Malta said today. "The Maltese government chose to open the hunting season in spring even though the Turtle Dove has been declared as a vulnerable... Read more
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Times of Malta
WhatsApp encryption a ‘victory for individual privacy­’surveillance over private citizens in Malta was ill-conceived, outdated and did
WhatsApp encryption a ‘victory for individual privacy­’
Times of Malta / Posted 13 days ago
surveillance over private citizens in Malta was ill-conceived, outdated and did not offer citizens enough protection. The Maltese government, meanwhile, has regularly topped the global list for the most requests, per capita, for private data from... Read more
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Reuters
Malta government wins confidence vote after Panama papers debateafter his failure to sack two high-ranking members of his government who were n
Malta government wins confidence vote after Panama papers debate
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
after his failure to sack two high-ranking members of his government who were named in the Panama... VALLETTA The Maltese government comfortably won a confidence vote in the House of Representatives on Monday after 13 hours of non-stop... Read more
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Times of Malta
Playing one’s cards wellthing to be able to display to the foreign press. Joseph Muscat must be salivat
Playing one’s cards well
Times of Malta / Posted 15 days ago
thing to be able to display to the foreign press. Joseph Muscat must be salivating at the headlines-in-the-making: ‘Maltese government wins crucial vote of confidence in Parliament over the Panama papers’. No questioning that one,... Read more
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Times of Malta
As hunting season opens tomorrow, 20 foreign volunteers join spring watchmigratory birds. As spring migration of birds returning to Europe to breed rea
As hunting season opens tomorrow, 20 foreign volunteers join spring watch
Times of Malta / Posted 16 days ago
migratory birds. As spring migration of birds returning to Europe to breed reaches a peak in the coming days, the Maltese government has authorised a two-week hunting season, until April 30 allowing circa 10,000 hunters to hunt a total of... Read more
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Times of Malta
Walk tomorrow to mark migrant tragedyrecovered and taken to Malta and buried in a communal unmarked grave. "To this
Walk tomorrow to mark migrant tragedy
Times of Malta / Posted 16 days ago
recovered and taken to Malta and buried in a communal unmarked grave. "To this day, there has been no initiative from the Maltese government to mark this burial ground with any commemorative sign of remembrance. Unsatisfied with this state of... Read more
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Times of Malta
Independent MPs’ to support motion of no confidence in governmentrevealed how a Malta advisory firm told Panama law firm Mossack Fonseca last Oc
Independent MPs’ to support motion of no confidence in government
Times of Malta / Posted 17 days ago
revealed how a Malta advisory firm told Panama law firm Mossack Fonseca last October that two senior figures in the Maltese government, ostensibly Konrad Mizzi and Keith Schembri, would use Panama companies to hold shares in recycling and... Read more
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Times of Malta
‘Ban probable carcinogen near playgrounds, parks’a significant comedown from the total ban that the Parliament’s environment com
‘Ban probable carcinogen near playgrounds, parks’
Times of Malta / Posted 18 days ago
a significant comedown from the total ban that the Parliament’s environment committee called for last month. The Maltese government has so far not stated its position ahead of the vote, saying only that it is following all discussions.... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
12 April 2016profits, and that has led to the Maltese people protesting in the streets?Hon B
12 April 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
profits, and that has led to the Maltese people protesting in the streets?Hon BILL ENGLISH: Of course, it is up to the Maltese Government to decide whether any of those allegations are actually correct, and it may well ask for information from... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
New info shows ‘very weak’ NZ laws help tax evasionshow he has got it dead wrong.“According to new information in the Australian F
New info shows ‘very weak’ NZ laws help tax evasion
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 22 days ago
show he has got it dead wrong.“According to new information in the Australian Financial Review today, senior figures in the Maltese government were easily able to hide money in New Zealand trust accounts in order to dodge their tax... Read more
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Times of Malta
Sant; ‘Financial services will suffer following Panama scandal’scandal. On whether the Socialists and Democrats – of which Dr Sant forms part
Sant; ‘Financial services will suffer following Panama scandal’
Times of Malta / Posted 24 days ago
scandal. On whether the Socialists and Democrats – of which Dr Sant forms part of – would be putting pressure on the Maltese government to take action against the minister, Dr Sant said that the party had not discussed the issue, despite Dr... Read more
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Times of Malta
FŻL writes to Manfred Weber to rebut claims that Malta's democracy is failingit would be greatly appreciated if you could please clarify what you believe is
FŻL writes to Manfred Weber to rebut claims that Malta's democracy is failing
Times of Malta / Posted 26 days ago
it would be greatly appreciated if you could please clarify what you believe is the “authoritarian rule” practiced by the Maltese Government. “We strongly believe that the Government need not interfere with the Judiciary and should not stop a... Read more
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Times of Malta
Data on pensioners lackingthe social security coordination rules of the EU”. Records about number of Bri
Data on pensioners lacking
Times of Malta / Posted 26 days ago
the social security coordination rules of the EU”. Records about number of British Services pensioners were not kept The Maltese government disputed this interpretation. Boosted by a positive opinion by the EU’s Attorney General late last year,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Panama Papers: Mexican tycoon hid money in NZto the shell companies. New Zealand has been linked to another government scan
Panama Papers: Mexican tycoon hid money in NZ
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 27 days ago
to the shell companies. New Zealand has been linked to another government scandal revealed in the Panama Papers leak. A Maltese Government minister was revealed to hold a trust in New Zealand, where no tax would be paid. New Zealander Ian... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Did Italy And Malta Actually Agree To Swap Oil Rights For Refugeesopposition leader Simon Busuttil of the Nationalist Party, and a member of the
Did Italy And Malta Actually Agree To Swap Oil Rights For Refugees
Zero Hedge / Posted 27 days ago
opposition leader Simon Busuttil of the Nationalist Party, and a member of the European Parliament until 2013, accused the Maltese government late last year of allowing the Italian government to drill for oil in Maltese waters in a dubious... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
Did Italy And Malta Actually Agree To Swap Oil Rights For Refugees?opposition leader Simon Busuttil of the Nationalist Party, and a member of the
Did Italy And Malta Actually Agree To Swap Oil Rights For Refugees?
Naked Capitalism / Posted 28 days ago
opposition leader Simon Busuttil of the Nationalist Party, and a member of the European Parliament until 2013, accused the Maltese government late last year of allowing the Italian government to drill for oil in Maltese waters in a dubious... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Panama Papers: The Kiwi frontman for shell companieshere: New Zealand-based trusts were implicated in a political scandal in Malta
Panama Papers: The Kiwi frontman for shell companies
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 28 days ago
here: New Zealand-based trusts were implicated in a political scandal in Malta after the leak included information about a Maltese Government minister having a trust in New Zealand, where no tax would be paid. "It's shameful for New Zealand to be... Read more
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Otago Daily Times
No tax changes in wake of data leakThey also implicated New Zealand-based trusts in a political scandal in Malta.
No tax changes in wake of data leak
Otago Daily Times / Posted 28 days ago
They also implicated New Zealand-based trusts in a political scandal in Malta. Mr Key said he knew nothing about the Maltese Government minister's trust in New Zealand. There were many legitimate reasons that a foreign investor might set up... Read more
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Times of Malta
After Panamaleaks: what are the implications for Malta?from one of the world's most secretive companies, Panamanian law firm Mossack F
After Panamaleaks: what are the implications for Malta?
Times of Malta / Posted 28 days ago
from one of the world's most secretive companies, Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca. What are the implications on the Maltese government. Will this unprecedented leak also have an impact on Malta's important financial services... Read more
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Times of Malta
International journalists leak 'The Panama Papers' - including Konrad Mizzi documentsMalta's main opposition party has called for an investigation. "In July 2013,
International journalists leak 'The Panama Papers' - including Konrad Mizzi documents
Times of Malta / Posted 29 days ago
Malta's main opposition party has called for an investigation. "In July 2013, four months after Mizzi joined the Maltese government, an accounting firm in Malta bought several Panamanian companies from Mossack Fonseca, including... Read more
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Times of Malta
European Socialists defend Malta's 'progressive' government, hit out at EPPa case instituted by a private citizen against a Nationalist Member of Parliame
European Socialists defend Malta's 'progressive' government, hit out at EPP
Times of Malta / Posted 30 days ago
a case instituted by a private citizen against a Nationalist Member of Parliament, to the detriment of Malta and the Maltese government. It is a partisan tactic which tries to undermine a country for some political gain. The Socialists and... Read more
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Times of Malta
Jason Azzopardi case: Malta will not be allowed to continue sliding down authoritarian route - EPPhe said with a jail term of up to three months hanging over his head? And let’s
Jason Azzopardi case: Malta will not be allowed to continue sliding down authoritarian route - EPP
Times of Malta / Posted a month ago
he said with a jail term of up to three months hanging over his head? And let’s not fool ourselves, this is indeed the Maltese government acting behind its hendchman. "We will not be fooled and we will not surrender. "Against the backdrop of... Read more
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Times of Malta
Fuel prices in Malta much higher than in Luxembourg, EU - Marthese Portelliprices were being paid. Maltese drivers were paying three to eight per cent mor
Fuel prices in Malta much higher than in Luxembourg, EU - Marthese Portelli
Times of Malta / Posted a month ago
prices were being paid. Maltese drivers were paying three to eight per cent more than the EU average showing that the Maltese government had pocketed millions of euros off the back of Maltese motorists. Dr Portelli also stood by her claim... Read more
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Times of Malta
Sai Mizzi: ‘further initiatives in pipeline’apart from the Huawei agreement. “During her term so far, Sai Mizzi Liang mana
Sai Mizzi: ‘further initiatives in pipeline’
Times of Malta / Posted 1 months ago
apart from the Huawei agreement. “During her term so far, Sai Mizzi Liang managed to conclude on behalf of the Maltese government a ‘short and medium term cooperation agreement with China’ and brought to Malta telecoms giant... Read more

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