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Schembri, Muscat using 'fascist' attempts to try to silence me – Busuttil.

Opposition leader Simon Busuttil today hit out at what he said were fascist' attempts by the government to try to silence him. Addressing a press conference hours after the Prime Minister's chief of staff Keith Schembri filed a criminal complaint against him, Dr Busuttil slammed the politically motivated actions' against ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

PA approves home for the elderly in ODZ.

Updated at 5.45pm The Planning Authority has approved a controversial elderly residence outside development zone in the limits of Naxxar, citing financial feasibility' to reject two alternative sites within development boundaries. The project will see the construction of a three-storey, 234-bed facility on a 4,748 square ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Ira Losco releases music video 'OMG'.

Ira Losco has released the fun summer single 'Oh My God', a pop tune about heartbreak and revenge. It features youtube sensation Shyli delivering some sassy Rap vocals. The video, shot at Hardrocks Business Park, is produced and directed by Take 2' Abgail Mallia and Carlos Debattista. Matthew Muscat Drago is director of ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Oman Oil To Take $1B In Loans.

Oman's state energy firm Oman Oil expects to close a pre-export financing loan worth some US$1 billion within the next two months, Reuters reported on Wednesday, citing a source close to the matter. Oman Oil has hired Natixis and Societe Generale to lead the PXF loan transaction, in which commodity producers raise money ...

- OilPrice.com - US

Afghan team among medal winners at global robotics event.

Afghan team among medal winners at global robotics event The team that drew the most attention at the FIRST Global Challenge, which ended Tuesday, was a squad of girls from Afghanistan who were twice rejected for U.S. visas before President Donald Trump intervened. Teams left with gold, silver and bronze medals in a variety ...

- SFGate - US

Icons heading to Malta for three-day jazz bonanza.

Some of the world's most-acclaimed musicians are fine-tuning their instruments as Malta prepares to host the 27th edition of the jazz festival. Guitar legend Al Di Meola, drummer Mark Guiliana and trumpeter Nicholas Payton are among the highlights of a three-day music bonanza in Valletta, starting on Thursday. Al Di Meola ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

New UK Listing Rules Set to Attract State Companies Beyond Aramco.

Saudi Arabia, Oman and Abu Dhabi have all announced plans in the past year to float some of their oil assets.

- Rigzone.com - US

Bank Muscat wins 'Best Bank in Oman' award from Banker Middle East.

Bank Muscat wins 'Best Bank in Oman' award from Banker Middle East...

- MENAFN - JO

Oman goalkeeper at Reading FC joins Saudi's Al Hilal.

OMAN international goalkeeper Ali Al Habsi has signed for Saudi Arabia's Al Hilal from English Championship side Reading, the two-times Asian champions announced on Monday The post Oman goalkeeper at Reading FC joins Saudi's Al Hilal appeared first on Asian Correspondent.

- Asian Correspondent - HK

An act of love.

The article 'Holy matrimony will stay' by Fr David Muscat was wholly based on emotional arguments and wanting in rational considerations, even of a moral nature. The point should not have been whether LGBTIQ matrimony mimics Christian marriage . Nor should it be whether Christian marriage will survive intact . The point ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

'They wanted to silence me': sacked FIAU investigator speaks out.

Updated 2.04pm - Added police denial Veteran investigator Jonathan Ferris says he was sidelined at the government's anti-money-laundering agency just days after a Russian whistleblower claimed the Panama company Egrant was owned by the Prime Minister's wife. Mr Ferris spent years at the Criminal Investigation Department ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Bank Muscat posts RO84.3mn net profit for first half of 2017

Bank Muscat posts RO84.3mn net profit for first half of 2017...

- MENAFN - JO

'They wanted to silence me': sacked FIAU investigator speaks out

Veteran investigator Jonathan Ferris says he was sidelined at the government's anti-money-laundering agency just days after a Russian whistleblower claimed the Panama company Egrant was owned by the Prime Minister's wife. Mr Ferris spent years at the Criminal Investigation Department before joining the FIAU towards the end ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

The tricky question of loyalty

So, finally, the Marriage Equality law has finally arrived. No, don't worry, I am not going to rake over the debate of natural/traditional/pro-family versus liberal/progressive/equal-rights-for-all debate. Nor am I going to comment on how the LGBTQ community has been cynically used by a government eager to create a rainbow ...

- timesofmalta.com - MT

Oman receives first Pars III IFVs

Turkey's FNSS Savunma Sistemleri armoured vehicle manufacturer revealed on 12 July that Oman had ordered 172 8x8 Pars III armoured vehicles when it announced that the first ones had been delivered. The announcement included photographs of a Pars III infantry fighting vehicle painted in

- Jane’s - US

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