Government & Politics
Malta has proposed five infrastructural projects to benefit from EU funding in terms of an EU-wide infrastructural plan proposed by EU Commission President Jean-Claude Junker. They are a monorail system, a breakwater in Marsamxett, a grass airstrip in Gozo, a mechanism for the procurement storage and distribution of medicines and social [...]
Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has dismissed Home Affairs Minister Manuel Mallia after he failed to submit his resignation as requested. Carmelo Abela has taken his place but with a few changes in his portfolio, with PBS moving from the Ministry of Home Affairs to the Ministry of Justice and Culture and [...]
The National Statistics Office has reported that unemployment in October stood at 5.6% according to Eurostat figures, the lowest since the European statistics agency started including Malta in its data in the year 2000. The rate in Malta was the third lowest in the whole of the EU.