Malta to reopen Libya embassy, resume flights
Malta is to reopen its embassy in Libya and resume flights to the war-ravaged North African state, visiting Maltese Prime Minister Robert Abela said Monday.
Malta seizes $1 bn in counterfeit Libyan money: US
Maltese authorities have seized counterfeit Libyan money worth $1.1 billion that was printed by a Russian firm and worsen the north African country's economic problems, the US State Department said. There was no official statement on Saturday from Valletta although Malta Today newspaper had published a report about $1.1 billion in counterfeit money seized in…
Suspect in Malta journalist's murder wants deal before talking
The main suspect in the murder of investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia wants a pardon before he tells all he knows about the killing, sources close to the investigation told AFP.
At career quest, Aptech urges youths to be self-employed
Computer technology is considered key to today’s world, as it gives an avenue for exploits. Just recently, Aptech’s Lekki and Ajah centres held the 11th edition of their Career Quest programme in Lagos to sensitise parents, students and the public on the different trainings they offer. Aptech is a franchise computer technology education with a focus on ICT.
Conference explores how cultural tourism sustains communities, living heritage
The third cultural tourism conference organised jointly by the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) concluded recently in Istanbul, Turkey. Participants declared their support for cultural tourism as a driver for safeguarding living heritage, catalyzing creativity in cities, and spreading tourism’s socioeconomic benefits to all. Organised with…
Honorary Consul seeks renewed Nigeria, Malta bilateral relations
The Honorary Consul-designate of the Republic of Malta in Nigeria, Prof. Chris Onalo, has tasked President Muhammadu Buhari on strengthening bilateral relations and shared interests between both countries as members of the Commonwealth nations. Onalo made the call to express Malta’s readiness to cement ties with Nigeria and also felicitate with the country on its…
Aquarius ship arrives in Malta after migrant-sharing deal
The Aquarius rescue ship arrived in Malta on Wednesday after EU countries thrashed out a deal to take in the 141 migrants onboard, defusing another diplomatic standoff in the Mediterranean.
Malta detains second migrant rescue ship as hundreds die at sea
Malta on Monday stopped a second migrant rescue ship from leaving its port, as the International Organisation for Migration reported over 200 migrant deaths at sea in three days.