Tag: David Thake

Responsibility for various public appointments shifted from PM to Cabinet

Responsibility for various appointments will shift from the Prime Minister to the Cabinet after the next bill in the series of reforms proposed by the government following the recommendations of the Venice Commission, though the effectiveness of such a reform was questioned by Opposition MPs.

Thake asked to give evidence over claims Yorgen bribed PN to...

Nationalist Party MP David Thake has been summoned to testify in the magisterial inquiry called to look into allegations that Daphne Caruana Galizia murder suspect Yorgen Fenech offered the party money in exchange for thwarting David Casa’s re-election to the European Parliament.

4,000 cohabiting couples stand to lose rights, PN MP warns

A proposed rewrite of Malta’s Cohabitation law would eliminate legal recognition of 4,000 cohabiting couples whilst retaining a legal structure which has only been utilised by 13 couples, MP Mario de Marco said in Parliament today.

MP calls for investigation into Michael Farrugia over Yorgen Fenech meeting

Nationalist MP David Thake challenged Prime Minister Robert Abela to call for an independent investigation into Minister Michael Farrugia, who was revealed to have instructed the Planning Authority to permit high-rises at Mrieħel on the same day he had a meeting with business magnate and murder suspect Yorgen Fenech.

Two new MPs sworn in

Ivan J. Bartolo and David Thake are Malta’s two newest MPs after being formally sworn in at the start of today’s parliamentary sitting.

Thake and Bartolo win a seat in Parliament

David Thake and Ivan Bartolo will replace Simon Busuttil and Marthese Portelli in Parliament as they have won seats on the 12th and 9th district following a casual election held today.

‘Lie’ – Yorgen Fenech on Thake allegations

Yorgen Fenech, the owner of the company based in Dubai 17 Black and Chief Executive of the Tumas Group and Electrogas director, has denied...