Tag: passports

Law firm given ‘improper advantage’ to sell passports – Standards Commissioner

The Commissioner for Standards in Public Life, George Hyzler, has concluded that Minister Julia Farrugia Portelli gave an improper advantage to the law firm Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates when she appeared in a promotional video produced by the law firm to promote the citizenship by investment and residential visa schemes.

Maltese politicians are interfering in law enforcement – report

Politicians in Malta are systematically interfering in the authority related to law enforcement, according to a report.

“Stop selling passports” – European Committee

A European Committee has called for the halting of passport selling within the European Union (UE).In a press...

Men falsify passports to flee Malta; sent to prison

Three men from Bangladesh have been sentenced to six months imprisonment after they confessed to falsifying three passports and other documents in...

9 sentenced to 6 months in prison for using false passports

Nine men were sentenced to six months in prison for trying to leave Malta using a false passport.The nine...

‘Advocates being directors not a breach of ethics’ – Chamber of...

An advocate being a director of a company is not ‘itself a breach of the code of ethics,’ but the rule prevents them...

‘Law firm had 19% of applications refused, not 100% success rate’...

The Malta Individual Investor Programme quoted in French TV programme ‘Enquête Exclusive,’ had 19% of its applications refused rather than the 100% success rate...

“A blot on the maltese conscience” – President Vella on Ħal...

President of Malta George Vella said that the Lassana Cisse Souleymane murder in Ħal Far last April has permanently blotted the Maltese conscience.Updated (5):...

Watch: MEPs support visa free travel for UK nationals in event...

Caption: Vice-President of the European Parliament Rainer WIELAND (EPP, DE) opens the vote on the report: Listing the third countries whose nationals must be in...

Malta categorized as tax haven, EU tax report suggests

Over 500 MEPs (505) have today voted in support of a resolution which categorizes Malta has having all the hallmarks of a tax haven.The...