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Malta’s newly elected prime minister Robert Abela and his wife Lydia  arrive at the Grandmaster’s Palace in Valletta, Malta on Monday. Photograph: Domenic Aquilina/EPA

Lawyer Robert Abela (42) was sworn in as Malta’s prime minister on Monday, succeeding Joseph Muscat who resigned over his handling of investigations (...)

A man leans over to talk to a friend being held in the Marsa centre in Malta. Photograph: Sally Hayden

When dozens of refugees and migrants arrived on the shores of Malta in a wooden boat last summer, the officials who met them said they needed a medica(...)

 Daphne Caruana Galizia: murdered in a car bombing in Malta in October 2017. Photograph: Darrin Zammit Lupi/Reuters

The European Parliament has called on Malta’s prime minister, Joseph Muscat, to quit immediately over his handling of the investigation into the murde(...)

Joseph Muscat, prime minister of Malta, speaks during a press conference at the  in Valletta, Malta in December 2016. Photograph: Domenic Aquilina/EPA

Maltese prime minister Joseph Muscat, engulfed in crisis over the investigation into a murdered journalist, announced on Sunday he planned to step dow(...)

Investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, who was killed by a car bomb in Malta on October 16th, 2017. Photograph: Jon Borg/AP

One day in the summer of 2017, Vince Muscat dropped his friend Alfred Degiorgio at the Busy Bee, a harbour-front cafe near Malta’s capital renowned fo(...)

Investigative journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia, who was killed by a car bomb in Malta on October 16th, 2017. Photograph: Jon Borg/AP

Malta police arrested one of the country’s most prominent businessmen on Wednesday as part of an investigation into the murder of journalist Daphne Ca(...)

Daphne Caruana Galizia, who was investigating high-level corruption in Malta when she was murdered. Photograph:  Darrin Zammit Lupi/Reuters

EU countries have not done enough to press Malta into holding an independent investigation into the 2017 killing of Daphne Caruana Galizia, who was in(...)

Miss Ellen’s Sweet Shop and Sweet Truck

It can often be a road less travelled, the decision to bring your product to the people rather than the other way around. But for one Irish entreprene(...)

Police officers help migrants to disembark from the merchant ship Elhiblu 1 in Senglea, in Valletta’s Grand Harbour, Malta. Photograph: Darrin Zammit Lupi/Reuters

A group of migrants accused of hijacking a merchant vessel in the Mediterranean disembarked in Malta on Thursday after Maltese special forces took con(...)

Conor Neeson and his wife Natasha have made their home in Malta. They married on the island in June 2018.
Welcome to my place . . . Malta
  • Abroad
  • August 11, 2018, 06:00

Conor Neeson is from Dublin and works in financial services. He moved to Malta in March 2017 with his then-fiancée Natasha from Brazil, for a change o(...)

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