New museum for Malta’s most lucrative industry
Malta is finally getting a museum celebrating its most
Enemalta paying ‘Muscat’s man’ unique termination bonus plus €160k a year
Jonathan Cardona has been given the entitlement to claim
End times for the passport programme – Ryan Murdock
Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine has put the final
Trying to make hay while bombs rain down
Robert Abela is so far out of his depth
Passport Papers shortlisted for IJ4EU award
The Passport Papers joint investigation by The Shift and
‘Unity in Adversity’ and the Pariah Island
It has been described as a bloodied silver lining
Will Malta keep playing both sides?
Robert Abela took an evening off campaigning this week
Malta’s options are running out
The impunity enjoyed by the disgraced former prime minister
Malta’s newest batch of citizens: Putin insiders, a game hunter, and an oilman facing sanctions
An analysis of the list published by the government
Bulgaria’s cash for passports scheme under EU scrutiny
After Bulgaria pledged to end its ‘golden passport’ scheme
Someone better wake up Alex Muscat
Alex Muscat is either fast asleep or seriously deluded,
Freedom House: government use of spyware creates human rights crisis
Governments’ use of spyware technology is increasing, giving them
With passport sales, we undermine our sovereignty
Many readers of The Shift will already be sympathetic
More journalists file legal complaints after being targeted by Pegasus surveillance software
The list of legal challenges against NSO Group continues
PN agrees with passport scheme, subject to an ‘open and transparent’ process
The findings that emerged from a joint media investigation
An unsavoury business
Selling citizenship was always an unsavoury business, but surely
‘Transparently yours, Joseph’
For a man who campaigned on a promise of
IMF warns Malta must address anti-money laundering deficiencies in light of economic risk
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has advised Malta to
Company marketing COVID-19 spyware linked to Maltese citizen arrested in US
An Israeli cyber-security company whose owner bought a Maltese
Report slams ‘weak’ response by Identity Malta on shady passport clients
Malta’s lack of enforcement in the highly-controversial Individual Investor
Defamation law abuse remains a problem for journalists – Harlem Désir
Defamation law abuse and severe online harassment are two
Flat needed for Maltese passport client…who ‘will never live there’
An estate agent was seeking a one-bedroom apartment to
Dutch MPs file joint PQs on Malta’s golden passport scheme
Four Dutch MPs joined forces and took their Prime
Qatari royal family members gained Maltese citizenship in 2018
Five family members of the extensive Qatari royal Al
2019 in numbers
Cash-for-passport schemes raise issues of ‘conflict and cooperation’
An economic study into citizenship-for-sale schemes within the European
WhatsApp sues Israeli spy company linked to Maltese citizen
WhatsApp has filed a lawsuit against the NSO Group,
Casa calls for end to cash-for-passports following fifth arrest of Maltese citizen
David Casa, Quaestor and Maltese Member of European Parliament,
Identity Malta and Hitchens’ Razor
The late Christopher Hitchens, scourge of humbuggery, once formulated

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