Tag: Government

Government to financially assist shelter for expectant mothers

The shelter managed by the pro-life organisation is aimed at helping pregnant women who are in a problematic situation and choose life over abortion. The Ministry will be allocating €130,000 in funds over three years to the shelter.

Watch: Government MPs claim they didn’t know about early election

Some of the government MPs claimed that they were not aware that an early general election would take place in 2017. Newsbook.com.mt asked government MPs whether they were aware that a snap election would take place in 2017, back in 2016.

Unacceptable if Govt goes to Venice Commission before consulting with civil...

NGO Repubblika has stated that it is unacceptable that the Government allegedly plans on going to the Venice Commission with its proposal regarding the appointment of members of the Maltese Judiciary before consulting with civil society.

Govt cannot guarantee repatriation flights post 12th April

The Foreign Affairs Ministry, in a statement, said that Maltese nationals can return to Malta through flights from London Heathrow airport of the main airport in Frankfurt.

A gesture of goodwill – 500,000 surgical masks donated to ...

Massimo Malvestio was born and raised in Treviso Veneto. A lawyer by profession as well as a portfolio manager, he is a very well-known figure in Veneto.

Government urged to implement price controls

Nationalist MP Jason Azzopardi urged the government to make use of its emergency powers to impose price controls, to prevent price gouging on essential items during the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

Company investigated over breach of personal data

Government announced that the Information and Data Protection Commissioner will investigate the leak of personal data of over 377,384 Maltese voters.

No people found breaking quarantine laws

No people were found to have broken obligatory quarantine laws, according to the Government.

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.

Spain’s coronavirus death toll rises by 838 overnight to 6,528

Second only to Italy in fatalities, Spain also saw infections rise to 78,797 from 72,248 the day before.