• UN urges patience in ongoing Cyprus peace talks

    The United Nations’ new secretary-general, Antonio Guterres, has urged the parties in the Cyprus peace talks in Geneva to be patient to reach a “solid and sustainable” solution, as the Turkish Cypriot and Greek Cypriot leaders were accompanied by the foreign ministers of the three guarantor powers for the first ...

  • Endgame looms in efforts to reunite Cyprus after 43 years

    The division of Cyprus is now in its 43rd year. Next week may mark the decisive moment when the small eastern Mediterranean island nation starts to be stitched back together again.After 19 months of talks aimed at reunifying the internationally recognized Greek Cypriot south with the breakaway Turkish Cypriot north, ...

  • Fiscalità Internazionale

    Quali sono i 15 paradisi fiscali più aggressivi del mondo?

    Ormai è un dato di fatto: la “battaglia delle tasse” sta contagiando anche i Paesi dell'Unione europea. Olanda, Irlanda, Lussemburgo e Cipro sono infatti entrati nella classifica dei 15 paradisi fiscali societari più aggressivi del mondo, secondo l'ultimo rapporto di Oxfam, dal titolo - appunto - “Tax Battles”. I 15 paradisi ...

  • The Cyprus guarantees problem

    Probably excluding the academic-turned Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias and a minority of like-minded other politicians from all ideologies, particularly conservatives, Greece appears to have washed its hands of Cyprus.

  • EU slows Turkey membership talks over coup crackdown

    The European Union on Tuesday expressed deep concern about Turkey's security crackdown since the failed coup in July but stopped short of officially freezing membership talks with the country.At talks in Brussels, EU foreign and European affairs ministers decided that no new sections of Turkey's accession negotiations should be started ...

  • Special Emirates fares to Dubai and Cyprus

    Ringing in the festive season, Emirates is launching special companion fares to inspire and encourage travellers to experience Dubai and Cyprus or re-visit these favourite destinations.  Emirates is also extending its great value fares in Economy Class to 24 select destinations in the Middle East, Asia, Africa and South Pacific. Two ...

  • Editorial: Voter enfranchisement and disenfranchisement

    The issue that the Nationalist Party has with the way in which those who have purchased Maltese citizenship are being enfranchised to vote is not so much an Opposition issue as it is a national issue that should affect each and every one of us to the core.The right to ...

  • OHSA commended for its actions by a European team of Evaluators

    The Occupational Health and Safety Authority (OHSA) has been commended following an evaluation exercise conducted on behalf of the European Commission by representatives of the Senior Labour Inspectors Committee (SLIC) in October. The 8 person-strong evaluation team was headed by Finland and included members from Estonia, Portugal, Italy, Greece, Cyprus ...

  • Medserv awarded contract for logistics support to Eni North Africa

    Medserv announced today that the company have been re-awarded a contract by Eni North Africa (EniNa) to provide logistics base and associated services for its exploration activities taking place offshore and onshore Libya. The contract duration is for a period of one year with the possibility of extending for another ...

  • Inauguration of Greywater Recycling System in Helen Keller Resource Centre

    The Greywater Recycling System installed in Hellen Keller, Resource Center that will enable the reuse of treated water for garden irrigation was inauguratedtoday by Her Excellency, ThePresident Marie Louise Coleiro Preca. The installation is part of the globally recognized Alter Aqua program,which was introduced in 2011in the Maltese Islandsby The ...

  • La legge di bilancio italiana rischia di non rispettare il patto di stabilità

    La legge di bilancio italiana rischia di non rispettare il patto di stabilità. Il parere del ministro europeo degli affari economici è arrivato il 16 novembre. Tuttavia Bruxelles non boccia completamente la manovra del governo Renzi, e riconosce le difficoltà dell’Italia, in particolare riguardo ai terremoti nell’Italia centrale e all’accoglienza ...