Tag: Reform

Watch: Venice Commission proposals being implemented half-heartedly – Repubblika

The implementations of the recommendations made by the Venice Commission are ‘too half-hearted and too diluted to address the central issues identified by the Commission.’ These were Repubblika’s words in a letter addressed to the Director and Secretary for the European Commission for Democracy through Law (the Venice Commission), Thomas Markert.

Country needs an organised and renewed Opposition, says Delia

The Nationalist leader said that only when the Opposition is renewed it could offer solutions to the various challenges faced by the country at present. He added that members of the the PN's General Council have been meeting and discussing the proposed statute amendments.

Much-needed reforms have not been implemented, architects say

"Government is called upon to demonstrate firm resolve to urgently but diligently bring about the necessary reforms," the statement reads.

‘Criminalising clients means wasting police resources on surveillance of prostitutes’ –...

The criminalisation of clients seeking to buy sex from prostitutes would result in the waste of precious police resources, Alternattiva Demokratika -...

Louis Galea’s PN reform plan to be ready ahead of schedule

Veteran politician Louis Galea who was appointed by Partit Nazzjonalista leader Adrian Delia to prepare a report on the party's reform is...

Lebanon protesters keep pressure on government as reform deadline nears

Protesters in Lebanon flooded the streets on Sunday, keeping pressure on Prime Minister Saad al-Hariri as a self-imposed deadline to deliver a...

Consultation on parliamentary equality reform extended

The Government has announced that it has upheld the Opposition’s demand for a longer consultation period on parliamentary reform equality.In a statement it announced...

Gender with less than 40% representation gets 12 extra seats –...

The Parliamentary Secretary for Reform and Simplification of Administrative Processes, Julia Farrugia Portelli, has today launched a public consultation document which looks at increasing...

Government should encourage people to take up farming professionally – PD

The Partit Demokratika is calling on the government to encourage people to take up farming as a professional career.This proposal would be taught within...

KNŻ agrees to 16-year-old contesting elections

Kunsill Nazzjonali taż-Żgħażagħ (KNŻ) said that they agreed with the proposal to allow 16-year-old to contest local council elections, to hold any position to...