Tag: Institute of Maltese Journalists

Grech condemns PM’s refusal to wear facemask in proximity of journalists

Nationalist Party leader Bernard Grech was scathing in his criticism of Prime Minister Robert Abela’s “arrogance” in the face of criticism he received for failing to observe Covid-19 precautions at a press conference.

MBR, ministry defend removal of online records of dissolved companies

The Malta Business Registry defended its practice to remove dissolved companies’ records from its website, citing the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation and recommendations made by Moneyval as it justified its decision.

BA to meet IĠM to ‘clarify’ decision to censor journalists’ questions...

The Broadcasting Authority will be meeting with the Institute of Maltese Journalists (IĠM) to discuss its controversial decision not to allow the airing of journalists’ questions during press conferences aired on state media.

‘Confidentiality of sources is a legal democratic need not a political...

The Institute of Maltese Journalists (IĠM) has urged party leaders to respect the confidentiality of sources saying that this was a "democratic need not a political luxury".

IĠM insists newsrooms should be protected against SLAPP actions

The Institute of Maltese Journalists (IĠM) has requested an urgent meeting with the government to determine how local newsrooms may best be protected against threats such as SLAPP actions.

Newsbook editor-in-chief becomes IĠM’s first woman president

The Institute of Maltese Journalists (IĠM) has chosen Newsbook.com.mt editor-in-chief Sylvana Debono as its president, the first-ever woman to be appointed to the role in the institute’s history.

IGM supports request to set fund for media

The Institute for Maltese Journalists (IGM) supports the Opposition’s proposal to the Government to set a fund for the Media so that journalists can continue with their invaluable work of communicating news to the general public.

Journalists file judicial protest over treatment following press brief

The Institute of Maltese Journalists condemned the treatment of journalists.

Institute of Journalists condemns Prime Minister

The Institute of Maltese Journalists in a strongly worded statement condemned the way the Office of the Prime Minister is censuring a number of media houses including Newsbook.com.mt.

Investigate cyber attacks on The Shift says IĠM

The Institute of Maltese Journalists (IĠM) has called on the relevant authorities to investigate the cyber attacks on local news portal The Shift News. The...