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MaltaToday - Malta’s fastest growing newspaper

Readership of MaltaToday grew by a staggering 152 percent in under twelve months. This is the conclusion of a survey carried out by ‘Informa’ consultants. The survey confirms that MaltaToday is the fastest growing newspaper on the island with 4.3 percent of the newspaper market share compared to the 6.4 percent of it’s main rival, The Malta Independent on Sunday.
MaltaToday stood at 1.7 percent a year ago. The survey was carried out after the elections. MaltaToday’s increased readership is reflected in this newspaper’s sales records which have shot up during the last year. The Malta Independent on Sunday dropped by 6 percent during the same period.

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KMB campaigns for EU withdrawal and threatens Labour split

The former eccentric Prime minister and Labour leader Karmenu Mifsud Bonnici has launched a personal campaign encouraging Labour MPs to consider taking Malta out of the European Union as part of their political platform...

Malta foiled of EU membership in 1995

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Translation error - “I emailed the wrong draft"

The young female lawyer who took it upon herself to translate to Maltese the draft EU Constitution claims she e-mailed the wrong draft to the Convention on the Future of Europe...

Over Lm400,000 in 95 direct orders from Gozo Ministry in two years

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The right to live in peace

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On the spot... with Kenneth Vella

Kenneth Vella is the drummer with the local band Bitterside. They have recently released their new single 97 which is receiving excellent feedback, the band were thrust into the media spotlight last year after their hit Fire in My Pocket took the Maltese music scene by storm.

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