Monthly Archives: December 2016

PPF urges Bahrain to end prosecution of rights’ activist

Pakistan Press Foundation (PPF) has written a letter to His HM Shaikh Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of the Kingdom of Bahrain to express its concern over the continued persecution …

PRESS RELEASE BY THE MINISTRY FOR SOCIAL DIALOGUE, CONSUMER AFFAIRS AND CIVIL LIBERTIES: “Different cultures and religions can co-exist side by side without conflict” – Minister Helena Dalli

Minister for Social Dialogue, Consumer Affairs and Civil Liberties Helena Dalli participated to the traditional Hanukkah festival celebrations organised by the Jewish community in Malta.

Addressing a public celebration held …

PRESS RELEASE ISSUED BY THE MINISTRY FOR HEALTH: Protect your children-smoking in cars with children not allowed from Sunday

As of the coming Sunday, 1st January 2017, new legislation will come into force making it illegal to smoke in private cars in the presence of children under 16 years …

PPF concerned over detention of Al Jazeera journalist in Egypt

Pakistan Press Freedom (PPF), in a letter to President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt, expressed concern over the arrest and detention of Al Jazeera journalists Mahmoud Hussein in Cairo on …

PRESS RELEASE BY THE MINISTRY FOR TOURISM AND THE BUREAU OF AIR ACCIDENT INVESTIGATION

The Maltese Bureau of Air Accident Investigation (BAAI), established under Maltese law for the investigation of air accidents and incidents, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Air Accidents …

PRESS RELEASE BY THE PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARIAT FOR THE EU PRESIDENCY 2017 AND EU FUNDS: Over 93 million in funds for migration and security in Malta

Parliamentary Secretary for the EU Presidency 2017 and EU Funds Ian Borg announced that by the end of November 2016, 80% of the Internal Security Funds and 45% of the …