Migration, rule of law and equality among European Commission priorities
On 16 September, President of the European Commission Ursula
Your gift to Malta’s richest families
What an incredibly generous thing you did, paying Electrogas’
Collaborators and enablers
I watched the non-face off that was the Xarabank
‘Transparently yours, Joseph’
For a man who campaigned on a promise of
The Venice Commission is a joke
A recent package of constitutional reforms was trumpeted as
The loyalty of crooks
Vouchers. Tourism Minister Julia Farrugia is convinced that rather
Why fix what you can hide?
In their latest attempt to make things look better
The Importance of Being Bernard
Barring any last-minute surprises, the race for nationalist party
Malta is highly contagious
There’s a plague raging on the streets of Malta,
Chief Justice and Justice Minister now gatekeepers to complaints against the judiciary
The Commission for the Administration of Justice last autumn
Mizzi was always expendable
Another domino has fallen, but it’s too soon to
A call for wider, deeper reforms in Venice Commission’s guarded opinion
In an 18-page report filled with caveats, subtleties and
Omtzigt calls on Maltese authorities to end impunity and make reforms real
Special Rapporteur Pieter Omtzigt welcomed the new opinion issued
It’s time for Europol to intervene
The brutal killing of Daphne Caruana Galizia will not
Turning a blind eye
Tuesday 14 September 1993. This is the moment I
Conviction of prominent journalist in the Philippines condemned
Amal Clooney and Caoilfhionn Gallagher QC have expressed condemnation
It looks bad because it is bad
“It looks bad, but it’s not.” So said Edward
Progress in anti-corruption recommendations ‘unimpressive’
Malta’s progress in implementing the recommendations by anti-corruption body
Why is Cardona still walking around?
The Deputy Leader of the Labour Party is accused
Empty words and technicalities
“No thanks, we’ve already got some.” That was the
Ombudsman still lacking cooperation from public authorities
The Ombudsman has outed public authorities to the Venice
‘Slow progress’ on reforms to tackle money laundering and corruption
The European Commission has expressed concern over Malta’s ‘attractiveness’
Opposition and civil society raise the stakes on rule of law reforms
In a move that raises the stakes on rule
Rule of law reforms reflect Prime Minister’s reluctance to shift power
If first impressions count, then the first impression of
Pieter Omtzigt accuses Maltese government of handling institutional reform behind closed doors
Special rapporteur Pieter Omtzigt has called on the Maltese
A hierarchy of rights 
In many places across the world, we are witnessing
European court orders Poland to suspend judiciary panel for lack of independence
Europe’s highest court has ordered Poland to suspend a
The leisure of gods
If you think democracy and transparency are expensive –
Stoking the fire 
Just like his predecessor, Maltese Prime Minister Robert Abela