Tag: George Vella

President self-isolating after staff member gets Covid-19

President George Vella and Mrs Vella have decided to self-isolate for one week as a precautionary measure after a member of the Palace’s staff tested positive for Covid-19 during a routine swab tests.

President’s decision ‘weakened parliamentary democracy’ – Repubblika

President George Vella’s decision to retain Adrian Delia as Opposition Leader even after confirming that most opposition MPs had lost faith in him has rendered Malta’s parliamentary democracy weaker than ever, according to Repubblika.

Deaflympian George Vella recognised for 800m Indoor Race national record… 16...

Malta Paralympic Committee (MPC) Vice-President and active athlete George Vella has been finally recognised by the Malta Amateur Athletics Association (MAAA) as having established an indoor National Record for the 800m in 2004, a record which remained unbroken for 16 years.

President’s decision goes against the Constitution – MPs

"That is what the Constitution says and what the President failed to do," the MPs said in a joint statement following the news.

President set to meet PN MPs in coming days

President George Vella has made no attempt to contact Nationalist Party MPs to discuss the possible appointment of a new Leader of the Opposition after party leader Adrian Delia lost a confidence vote held by the PN’s parliamentary group, according to sources who spoke to Newsbook.com.mt.

August Moon Ball to be held as usual, with precautions

President George Vella has launched this year’s edition of the Ball of the August Moon, which will be held, as usual, at the Verdala Palace gardens on 1 August – the first Saturday of the month.

World leaders send support messages to Boris Johnson

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson was moved to an intensive care unit on Monday after his coronavirus symptoms worsened .

“The present situation brings the best out of us Maltese” –...

The President praised all Maltese for their respect and cooperation with the Authorities as well as for their solidarity with others. He insisted that ulticmately, faced with a dangerous and worrying situation, as is this virus, we are all equal. President Vella also spoke about God’s strength and the skillfulness of our professionals who are working together to help all those in need and save as many lives as possible.

Watch: President and Mrs Vella call on Queen Elizabeth II at...

President George Vella and Mrs Miriam Vella have met with Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace. Her Majesty showed interest in developments in Malta and vividly recalled memories of her visits to the country.

Photos: Malta marks 55 years since Independence

President George Vella, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat, and fellow leaders have attended celebrations of the 55th anniversary marking Malta’s Independence Day.