Daily Archives: September 11, 2020

PRESS RELEASE BY THE OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENT: The President of Malta urges participation in employee contribution initiative in aid of the Malta Community Chest Fund Foundation

President of Malta George Vella met with trade union and employers’ representatives to share information and exchange views on the second initiative of the ‘Help us Help Others’ campaign, which the Malta Community Chest Fund Foundation (MCCFF) launched on the 28th of August. This campaign aims to make up for the large reduction in donation

19 Years On, Does a Post-9/11 Generation Remember the Attacks?

The morning of September 11, 2001, is one of Aidan Thayer’s first memories. He was just 3 years old when the terrorist group al-Qaida launched a series of four coordinated attacks against the United States using four hijacked passenger airplanes. Two of the planes crashed into the Twin Towers of New York City’s World Trade

Puerto Rico Reopening Beaches on Saturday Amid Drop in Coronavirus Cases

Puerto Rico is reopening beaches, casinos, gyms and movie theaters Saturday for three weeks, following a drop in new coronavirus cases. Gov. Wanda Vázquez said the changes on the U.S. territory will be in effect until October 2. People are still required to wear masks and maintain a safe social distance, especially at the beach.