Tag: Finance Minister

Third Judge appointed to preside over VGH appeal

Both Madam Justice Consuelo Scerri Herrera and Mr Justice Aaron Bugeja recused themselves.

Minister Scicluna retracts allegations against De Marco

Finance Minister Edward Scicluna has retracted accusations leveled against Opposition MP Mario De Marco. During a sitting last week, Finance Minister Scicluna...

‘De Marco left from a meeting to defend a client’

Finance Minister Edward Scicluna accused Opposition spokesperson for finance Mario De Marco of having a conflict of interest during a debate on...

Why is it people close to the PM get top jobs?...

The Nationalist Party leader Adrian Delia has questioned why it is that people close to the Prime Minister are being given ...

Finance Minister says Malta ‘doing its job on Anti-Money Laundering’

Malta’s Finance Minister Edward Scicluna has said that the country, ‘has always done its job in terms of combating money laundering and financial crime,’...

78,000 below poverty threshold; deprivation rate dropped in last 4 years

Malta’s Material Deprivation Rate (MDR) dropped by over half in four years, the government’s Pre-2020 Budget document has claimed. However, recent figures from the...

‘We need specialised institutions to better prosecute economic crimes’ – Minister...

The Finance Minister Edward Scicluna has said that in order to better prosecute and companies and individuals involved in money laundering, Malta needs ‘specialised...

Environment Ministry spent €690,737 in TV ads

Environment Minister Jose Herrera told the House that €690,737 worth of advertising were spent in 2018. Herrera was replying to a question by Opposition...

Watch: ‘We’re not saying there are no issues in Malta’ –...

Finance Minister Edward Scicluna said that the government was not saying there were no issues in Malta related to the financial sector, reacting to...

Gov announces 62+ Savings Bonds for the third year

Finance Minister Edward Scicluna announced the return of a Government savings bonds aimed at senior citizens. It will have a five-year maturity term at...