The Importance of Being Saviour
My attention was drawn to the fact that government-handout
Government rushes to appeals court as The Shift wins more FOI tribunal cases
Government entities this week rushed to the Court of
€12 million spent on consultants as traffic gridlock intensifies
Transport Malta made highly lucrative payments to government-connected consultants
Saviour Balzan gets four slots on TVM as Labour retains control on current affairs
The latest Television Malta schedule published recently is once
MaltaToday co-owner Saviour Balzan loses libel against journalist Ivan Camilleri
MaltaToday editor Saviour Balzan has lost a libel case
The inversion of facts, one opinion piece at a time
When local experts or international entities speak out against
Six more public entities take The Shift to appeals court in FOI request denials
On Friday, just as the Council of Europe’s Human
Council of Europe warns PM: 40 cases against The Shift sends ‘chilling message’
Tista’ taqra dan l-artiklu bil-Malti A scathing attack has
Your Right to Know: The Shift, RSF and Daphne Foundation to debate FOI abuse
The Shift will be holding a public debate on
Right to Know: FOI Tribunal decides another seven cases in The Shift’s favour
The government has been dealt seven more blows in
Identity Malta gives in, reveals €56,000 to Saviour Balzan’s newspapers
Identity Malta has paid Saviour Balzan’s media house over
Government attacks The Shift with legal Groundhog Day
Forty separate branches of the government are attacking another
Il-gvern fi sforz ġdid biex lil The Shift jirrovinaha bl-appelli FOI
You can read the article in English here Il-gvern
Government launches new attempt to cripple The Shift with FOI appeals
Tista’ taqra dan l-artiklu bil-Malti hawn The government has
Report calls for implementation of public inquiry recommendations ‘without delay’
The Daphne Caruana Galizia Foundation and ARTICLE 19 Europe
The Shift wins another six challenges to Freedom of Information requests
Six more government entities resisting a decision by the
Media experts committee mum on reforms while government sits on recommendations
The press experts committee appointed by the prime minister
‘Access to information should be recognised as one of the main pillars sustaining media freedom’
Accessing information held by public authorities is not always
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
International Press Institute urges reform to Freedom of Information Act, supports legal challenge
The International Press Institute (IPI) has expressed its support
A fresh lick of paint: how government bodies use rebranding for ‘reputation management’
Since 2013, at least 12 government entities underwent a
Human rights violator handed public broadcasting
The man formerly responsible for trampling on the free
Mariella Dimech, il-kap tal-aġenzija dwar il-cannabis, taqla’ 82,000 Ewro fis-sena
Read the story in English here. Mariella Dimech kienet
Cannabis boss Mariella Dimech on €82,000 a year
Tista’ taqra l-artiklu bil-Malti hawn. Mariella Dimech, a former
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’s attempt to discredit independent reporting ‘troubling’ – RSF
Reporters without Borders said Saviour Balzan’s attempt to discredit
Saviour Balzan has to go
Waking up this morning to the prospect of a

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