Tag: Budget 2020

Government borrowing limits raised to address coronavirus impact

The amount of money that the government can borrow this year has been increased substantially in light of the economic impact of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

Revote required as opposition accuses government of sneaking in budget bill

A budget bill was approved without a vote in Parliament this afternoon before Opposition MPs realised what had happened, leading to a heated argument between government and opposition MPs.

€56,000 spent on 2020 Budget’s social media campaign

Just under €56,000 were spent to promote the 2020 Budget on social media, the government has confirmed.

Budget’s social measures coming into effect

These include increases in pensions, allowances for those who rely on social welfare services, and increased allowances for widowed pensioners.

70% of pending housing requests pertain to broken families

70% of pending requests for social accommodation were made by individuals who are coming from broken families, Parliamentary Secretary for Social Accommodation...

‘We need 400K signatures to push social housing change at the...

‘We need to collect 400,000 signatures in Malta to encourage the EU to change the directive on social housing’, CEO of SOS...

Updated: ‘The government has bought Villa Gwardamangia’ – Muscat

Updated with a statement from Partit NazzjonalistaVilla Gwardamangia has been bought by the Government, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat...

‘What happened to the Blockchain Island?’ – Delia

Opposition Leader Adrian Delia said that the economic model which the government has chosen is based on the increase in population. He...

‘A socially sensitive budget’ – Caritas Malta

'The budget for 2020 is socially sensitive,' Caritas Malta said in a statement on Saturday.It, however, highlighted the...

This budget will make the few rich – Delia

https://www.facebook.com/adriandeliapn/videos/2441777786046140/The Partit Nazzjonalista leader Adrian Delia has said the budget presented by the Government has shown how...