Category Archives: Politics

PRESS RELEASE BY THE MINISTRY FOR THE ECONOMY, INVESTMENT AND SMALL BUSINESSES

SMEs need to operate within an economic environment that promotes stability and growth. By adding more rules and regulations which go beyond what was agreed in the first place, it …

Violent Protests Erupt in Zimbabwe Over Fuel Price Hike

HARARE, ZIMBABWE Violent protests erupted in Zimbabwe’s two largest cities after the government announced a massive fuel hike.

Police fired tear gas in order to contain the protests in the …

Breakthrough Made in Treating Ebola Virus

WASHINGTON In northeastern Congo, more than 600 people have fallen ill with the Ebola virus, and at least 368 people have died from the disease. It’s been difficult to contain …

DR Congo Opposition Candidate Fayulu Challenges Election Results in Court

Democratic Republic of Congo presidential runner-up Martin Fayulu has challenged the outcome of the country’s election in court, claiming he defeated opposition candidate Felix Tshisekedi by a wide margin.

Fayulu’s …

PRESS RELEASE BY THE MINISTRY FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND TRADE PROMOTION: Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion addresses diplomatic corps at annual New Year’s Greetings

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion Carmelo Abela delivered a speech (attached) to the diplomatic corps at the Malta Maritime Museum in Birgu, during the annual New Year’s Greetings. …

PRESS RELEASE BY THE MINISTRY FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND TRADE PROMOTION Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion Carmelo Abela holds a bilateral meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands Stef Blok

Minister for Foreign Affairs and Trade Promotion Carmelo Abela held bilateral talks with Minister of Foreign Affairs Stef Blok at the Ministry.

The meeting between Minister Abela and Minister Blok …