Passport Papers shortlisted for IJ4EU award
The Passport Papers joint investigation by The Shift and
Passport Papers: A fugitive’s quest for a European passport
In November 2019, a copy of an invoice was
Passport Papers: oligarchs, royalty and fugitives
The Passport Papers shed light on the applicants for
Cyprus Papers leak renews EU scepticism on cash for passports
New findings on irregularities with the sale of passports
End times for the passport programme – Ryan Murdock
Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine has put the final
Overwhelming majority votes in favour of EU report to abolish ‘golden passport’
A European Parliament vote to ban citizen by investment
€3 million in passport funds diverted to parliamentary secretary’s district
Proceeds from the notorious cash for passports scheme are
Four years after promised divestment, passports fund retains majority share of Lombard Bank
Malta’s passports fund, known formally as the National Development
Bulgaria’s cash for passports scheme under EU scrutiny
After Bulgaria pledged to end its ‘golden passport’ scheme
With passport sales, we undermine our sovereignty
Many readers of The Shift will already be sympathetic
Cash-for-passports watchdog eight months late on annual report
The government-appointed cash-for-passports watchdog has missed the publication deadline
Suspected Indian fraudsters on the run used Henley and Partners to seek foreign passports
Two Indian fugitives suspected of involvement in a €640
Passport perfidy
“We have to agree that the passport programme is
PN agrees with passport scheme, subject to an ‘open and transparent’ process
The findings that emerged from a joint media investigation
‘Never lived in apartment’ rented out to passport buyer sheds light on rental sham
An advert on Facebook promoting the sale of an
Cyprus Auditor General faces removal after publishing report on abuse in passport sales
Cyprus’ Auditor General Odysseas Michaelides could be removed from
Armenian founders of company fined €700,000 acquired Maltese passports
The founders of Vivaro Ltd, the gaming company that
Probe reveals over €2 million in direct orders to Panama Papers’ firm in Malta
The firm that set up the Panama companies for
Passport-selling patriots
May’s MEP elections are expected to pit liberal democratic
‘Fantastic Malta’ exposed in Paradise Papers
When confronted by the news that the European Parliament
UPDATED: Ukrainian president addressed Maltese parliament while government seeks compromise on Russian oil transport ban
Updated with Volodymyr Zelensky’s address to Parliament. In another
Trying to make hay while bombs rain down
Robert Abela is so far out of his depth
Joseph Muscat’s legacy of failure
As disgraced former prime minister Joseph Muscat pulls strings
Will Malta keep playing both sides?
Robert Abela took an evening off campaigning this week
Someone better wake up Alex Muscat
Alex Muscat is either fast asleep or seriously deluded,
One regime, many scandals
Last week, Malta’s President George Vella and Foreign Minister
‘Serious challenges’ remain in Malta’s rule of law efforts, despite reforms
Despite Prime Minister Robert Abela’s claims that the European
Disinformation Watch: power loves a bad idea
In their 2021 ‘Nations in Transit’ report, Freedom House

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