Tag: Michael Farrugia

€500,000 research fund for water and electricity innovation

The government has launched a €500,000 research fund in a bid to encourage innovation in the fields of water and energy.

Farrugia denies discussing order to revise high-rise policy with Fenech

It is Energy Minister Michael Farrugia’s turn to testify in the public inquiry into the assassination of Daphne Caruana Galizia, which continues this morning.

Malta developing new water body management plan

The process which will lead to Malta’s third River Basin Management Plan has been launched today, in line with the requirements of the EU’s Water Framework Directive.

Minister pledges to publish Montenegro windfarm contract

Energy Minister Michael Farrugia has pledged to publish the controversial deal through which Enemalta acquired a Montenegrin windfarm, a deal believed to have led to Daphne Caruana Galizia murder suspect Yorgen Fenech making millions through his secret company 17 Black.

Energy sector should be at forefront of an EU recovery programme,...

The energy sector should be considered at the forefront of an EU large-scale recovery programme to stimulate economic growth after the coronavirus pandemic and any associated economic crisis, Energy Minister Michael Farrugia said during an informal video conference involving his European counterparts.

MP calls for investigation into Michael Farrugia over Yorgen Fenech meeting

Nationalist MP David Thake challenged Prime Minister Robert Abela to call for an independent investigation into Minister Michael Farrugia, who was revealed to have instructed the Planning Authority to permit high-rises at Mrieħel on the same day he had a meeting with business magnate and murder suspect Yorgen Fenech.

WSC invests €800,000 in 2 specialised sewer-cleaning bowsers

The Water Services Corporation has invested €800,000 in two sewage jetting and suction bowsers, an investment which, it said, “will help ensure that Malta excels in sewage treatment and continues to top EU bathing water quality charts.”

No specific section for solitary confinement in Corradino – Minister

There is only a small section of Corradino Correctional Facility that could be used for solitary confinement but there is no area specifically dedicated...

Gozo Police to get high tech speed cameras

Police will soon be using high tech speed cameras on Gozo.Home Affairs Minister Michael Farrugia told the House...

Ministerial Migration Meeting: ministers aim to create new policies; NGOs urge...

The ministerial meeting on Migration at Fort Saint Angelo on Monday, is set to create a new framework on EU Migration policies.Home Affairs Minister...