Taxpayers paid €611,000 for Saviour Balzan’s TV programmes for PBS
Over €600,000 have been used by the state broadcaster
Tribunal warns Malta Enterprise ‘law not to be used to limit transparency, accountability’
The government agency tasked with attracting foreign direct investment
Auditor General ignored as tourism agency persists in breaching rules
A tourism-related government agency persists in breaching public procurement
Print newspapers given €150,000 in fresh public funds
The government has handed out some €150,000 of public
Tweets revealing Yorgen Fenech and Malta Today co-owner’s networks deleted
Leaked WhatsApp messages, apparently from businessman Yorgen Fenech’s phone,
Chief civil servant using MITA to buy positive government ‘news’
Tony Sultana, the principal permanent secretary who holds a
Opinion: The worries about the new Association of Media Owners
A new lobby group – Association of Media Owners
Opinion: Triple whammy
Elwyn Brooks White is probably best known as the
‘Media Experts Committee’ journalists made €18,000 each from still-hidden ‘reforms’ report
The nine members of the ‘Media Experts Committee’, tasked
Taxpayers footing thousands to keep Saviour Balzan’s public payments secret
The conclusion of 10 court cases the government filed
Media experts committee ignored Saviour Balzan’s conflict of interest
The Media Experts Committee has said that there was
Balzan was justice ministry paid adviser while on media experts committee
MediaToday co-owner Saviour Balzan was on a paid contract
Don’t ask questions if you don’t want lawsuits, PA lawyer tells The Shift
A lawyer for the Planning Authority suggested in court
The Importance of Being Saviour
My attention was drawn to the fact that government-handout
Government attacks The Shift with legal Groundhog Day
Forty separate branches of the government are attacking another
Government launches new attempt to cripple The Shift with FOI appeals
Tista’ taqra dan l-artiklu bil-Malti hawn The government has
The Shift wins another six challenges to Freedom of Information requests
Six more government entities resisting a decision by the
The Shift wins first four FOI appeals by government to hide payments to Saviour Balzan
Tista’ taqra l-artiklu bil-Malti hawn. The Shift has won
Help or leverage? Government’s opacity with media funding raises questions
The news that an Italian court handed a prison
10 more government ministries and bodies join effort to hide payments to Saviour Balzan
A further 10 government entities, including several ministries, have
Saviour Balzan has to go
Waking up this morning to the prospect of a
Do polls produce self-fulfilling prophecies?
As the electoral campaign comes to the end of
Independent newspapers open floodgates to payments from political parties
Malta’s two most popular independent newspapers have opened up
Saviour Balzan given premises at industrial park for 15 years starting at €1 a month
Business 2 Business Ltd, a company solely owned by
Robert Abela promised an Xtra full explanation – but full of what?
On Monday, during two excruciating minutes of dodging questions
More taxpayer money sent Saviour Balzan’s way
The co-owner of Media Today, Saviour Balzan, has been
Government in desperate legal scramble to hide Saviour Balzan deals in defiance of FOI order
At least 29 government entities, ranging from the Education
October’s media circus: how politicians dominate coverage
It is no secret that political parties in Malta

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