Tag: Jose Herrera

Watch: Government to launch schemes for Local Councils – Herrera

Herrera said that 90% of the tourists that visit Malta, go to Valletta. He remarked that Valletta was dependent on tourism.

Civil service weakened by low wages, minister claims

The civil service was being weakened as a result of the wide gap between the salaries of senior civil servants and the much higher wages of senior officials in public entities and authorities falling outside of the civil service, Local Government Minister José Herrera said this evening.

Herrera threatens quarry seizures if they remain closed to construction dumping

The Environment Minister has said he will use legal powers to stop private quarries from implementing a ban on construction companies dumping construction waste.Mr...

Deadline for importation of new petrol and diesel engine will be...

The Ministry for the Environment said that the deadline for the importation of new petrol and diesel powered cars into Malta will be announced...

Maurice Mizzi resigns following racist remarks

The Ministry for the Environment, Sustainable Development and Climate Change announced that Minister José Herrera has accepted Maurice Mizzi’s resignation. Mizzi was the Chairman...

Marine litter campaign ‘Saving Our Blue’ launched

Minister for the Environment, Sustainable Development and Climate Change José Herrera launched ‘Saving Our Blue’, a marine litter campaign for Summer 2019.Plastic takes hundreds...

What will happen to balloons, confetti and plastic bags?

Minister for the Environment Josè Herrera presented a document for public consultation on the government’s strategy on plastic.In a press conference at Għar Lapsi...

Valletta Green Festival raises awareness about dangers of single-use plastic

The Valletta Green Festival has transformed one of the largest urban open spaces in Valletta, St George’s Square with a colourful floral installation constructed...

The Minister’s only worry is that the residents get deprived from...

Għaqda Flimkien għall-Ambjent Aħjar (FAA) said that on Monday Minister for the Environment Josè Herrera stated that the only thing that is worrying the...