Scrutiny and standards go hand in hand
Criticism is for has-beens, accountability is for fools, and
New civil service head appointment mired in political controversy
The prime minister’s choice of Tony Sultana as the
Mario Cutajar recruited personal ‘image booster’ at €40,000 a year
Outgoing Principal Permanent Secretary Mario Cutajar used taxpayer funds
The honeymoon is over
The honeymoon is over and the piper wants to
The labours of Clyde: A memo to the finance minister
Finance Minister Clyde Caruana has issued a stark warning:
Prime Minister Robert Abela silent on promise to revise government CEO packages
Prime Minister Robert Abela has so far reneged on
Labour consolidates hold on public service through permanent secretaries
Barely four weeks after the general elections, the newly-returned
Deputy Prime Minister Chris Fearne in breach of governance rules implemented by his own Party
The decision by Deputy Prime Minister Chris Fearne to
Civil service chief Mario Cutajar continues his attack on the Ombudsman
Principal Permanent Secretary Mario Cutajar upped his attack against
Ombudsman slams civil service chief on ‘insinuations, half truths and allegations’
The Office of the Ombudsman has reacted strongly to
‘Public Service Week’ media hype cost taxpayers €300,000
A week-long media campaign organised in June by public
Heritage Malta suffers unprecedented losses but doubles costs of government-appointed directors
The government agency responsible for the upkeep and administration
OPM agency forced to reverse decision after breaching rules
A government agency that falls directly under Principal Permanent
Prime Minister’s Office silent over parliamentary secretary’s breach of contract
Prime Minister Robert Abela and Principal Permanent Secretary Mario
OPM won’t say what benefits Joseph Muscat is receiving since resignation
The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) is refusing
Mario Cutajar refuses to explain why he lied about Muscat’s resignation letter
Mario Cutajar, head of the civil service, is refusing
‘Transparently yours, Joseph’
For a man who campaigned on a promise of
‘No documents’ on any perks, positions for Joseph and Michelle Muscat – OPM
The government has rejected a Freedom of Information (FOI)
A partial review is worse than none at all
The investigation by Public Standards Commissioner George Hyzler into
Labour MEP spins conspiracy theories to cloud facts in Malta
Labour MEP Josianne Cutajar has not been around for
Government confirms The Shift’s findings on Cabinet salaries increase
During a press briefing on Monday to which The
Head of civil service and Heritage Malta tight-lipped on compensation agreement 
Principal permanent secretary and civil service chief Mario Cutajar

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