Daily Archives: September 15, 2020

Report: COVID-19 Pandemic Has Dealt a Major Blow in Efforts to Alleviate Global Poverty

A new report says the COVID-19 pandemic has slowed progress in alleviating global poverty and global health progress. The annual Goalkeepers Report from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, a philanthropic venture created by the billionaire Microsof…

PRESS RELEASE BY THE MINISTRY WITHIN THE OFFICE OF THE PRIME MINISTER: “As technology advances, we need to make sure no one is left behind”- Minister Carmelo Abela

“When it comes to artificial intelligence and emerging technologies, seeing that machines might be taking jobs which were previously occupied by people; we must come up with solutions that protect these people. The introduction of a ‘universal basic in…

Millions of Children in Pakistan Return to School Post-virus Crisis

ISLAMABAD – Millions of children in Pakistan returned to learning in schools and universities Tuesday after a six-month-long closure due to the coronavirus pandemic.The largest return to school in the world comes as daily infections and deaths from the…

PRESS RELEASE BY THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION Revision of electoral registers

The Chief Electoral Commissioner notifies that the closing date for the publication of the forthcoming revision of the General Elections, Local Councils and European Union Electoral Registers due in October is 30th September, 2020. All Maltese and EU n…

PRESS RELEASE BY THE ELECTORAL COMMISSION Revision of electoral registers

The Chief Electoral Commissioner notifies that the closing date for the publication of the forthcoming revision of the General Elections, Local Councils and European Union Electoral Registers due in October is 30th September, 2020. All Maltese and EU n…

PRESS RELEASE BY THE MINISTRY FOR FOREIGN AND EUROPEAN AFFAIRS Memorandum of Understanding signed between the Ministry for Foreign and European Affairs and the Islands and Small States Institute of the University of Malta

Minister for Foreign and European Affairs Evarist Bartolo and the Rector of the University of Malta, Professor Alfred J. Vella, signed a Memorandum of Understanding through which the ministry and the Islands and Small States Institute laid the foundati…