Tag: Tragedy

Malta Chamber to champion reform of construction industry

Monday morning the Malta Chamber will be convening a working group experts in diverse fields with the aim of spearheading a radical reform of the construction industry. The Chamber will be publishing the key performance indicators that must be achieved and the timeframes within which these should be achieved.

Only two hours left to sign the petition

Newsbook.com.mt is asking its readers to sign a petition to ask the government to take steps to make sure that houses of persons next to a construction site are truly safe.

Two more arrested after Ħamrun fatal collapse

Two contractors, the architect and a technical officer were held under arrest soon after the incident.

One person responsible and he must go now – Balzan

Media owner and presenter Saviour Balzan

Watch: Elderly Maltese couple dies in traffic accident

The tragedy happened just 5 minutes away from their home in Sydney Australia.

Photos: Italian toll-road execs told to leave disaster ceremony

Top executives of Italy's biggest motorway operator made an early exit from a ceremony held on Wednesday to remember victims of a deadly bridge...

French President Macron hopes to rebuild Notre-Dame in five years

President Emmanuel Macron pledged on Tuesday that France would rebuild the fire-devastated Notre-Dame de Paris cathedral, saying he hoped the work would be done...

Two victims leave hospital after Missouri tour boat tragedy

Two survivors have been discharged from a Missouri hospital after 17 people including nine members of one family drowned when a "duck boat" sank...