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TOP STORY

Police’s ‘lost’ key witness in regular contact with family
Matthew Vella
A man who was crucial to the police in shedding light on the attempted murder on the life of Richard Cachia Caruana is in contact with his family on a daily basis MaltaToday has discovered.
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NEWS

Labour strongholds have highest unemployment
Kurt Sansone
Data revealed in the House of representatives this week have reconfirmed the general perception that joblessness is heavy in localities in the south of Malta with the blight concentrated in the Cottonera area.

Savings of Lm3 million on deficit projection


OTHER NEWS

NET news loses its head and the post

Doubts about Malta’s ability to keep May 1 commitment for engineered landfill confirmed

How the Priceclub suppliers were misled

Trial by Jury
Anxiously awaiting the verdict

Meinrad Calleja released

The National Bank Scandal - Part 9
Thirty years on, shareholders still calling out for justice

Replacement of hospital incinerator overdue – Louis Deguara

Bill proposes restrictive refugee laws, not in spirit of Geneva Convention


INTERVIEW

Defending the ordinary folk
Next June Joseph Muscat faces the electoral test for the first time. He argues for a change in mentality and says unemployment is worse now because people have higher expectations

 

THIS WEEK

Playing strong women
Charlotte ‘Helena’ Stafrace, has developed from a very shy young girl to one of the mainstays of Malta’s theatre scene. Stafrace has a passion for theatre and makes it a point to keep herself abreast with the contemporary theatre idiom by regularly seeing plays abroad.

 


EDITORIAL

The Hutton whitewash and the lessons to be learnt
‘I have been brought up to believe that you cannot choose your own referee and that the referee’s decision is final.


OPINION

Tricksters and tricked
The Priceclub owners gave the wrong impressions to reporters, and MaltaToday was one of the gullible victims, Saviour Balzan writes...

A touch of levity amidst gloom
Karmenu Farrugia brings us his latest observations from an uneventful week...

Palestinian Pizza
Jeffrey Pullicino Orlando visits Israel and is negatively impressed by Sharon and positively impressed by Jerusalem...

Rocking round the clock
Harry Vassallo believes the GWU can do without the MLP and wants to dump the two-party system...

Do not buy Maltese!
Anna Mallia defends the small man against the ‘unfair’ law enforcer


BUSINESS

Government working hard to safeguard the consumers’ rights –Dalli

MFSA to assist Maltese financial services industry to benefit from EU membership


LETTERS

Totally untrue

The latest twist

The problem of sexual abuse

SPORT

Tony Formosa's world of sports
Bush joins circus in fight against cheats in sport
The problem of athletes taking performance-enhancing, illegal substances in sport seems too big to control...

 


 

Roger Degiorgio is Managing Director at MaltaToday
Dr Roger Degiorgio will be the new Managing Director and co-owner of Newsworks Ltd as from tomorrow. Newsworks Ltd is the new media house responsible for various media including the Sunday newspaper MaltaToday, the weekly financial newspaper The Malta Financial & Business Times and TV reportage. Dr Degiorgio’s involvement as co-owner of the two prestigious publications comes after a period of positive growth for the young media house.
Dr Degiorgio’s involvement with the media goes back twenty years. He was responsible for the running of the newspaper In-Nazzjon Taghna and instrumental in setting up the TV station NET TV. Recently he also served as managing director of Standard Publications, publisher of The Malta Independent and The Malta Business Weekly. Dr Degiorgio also has an interest in the entertainment business.
Commenting on Dr Degiorgio’s business involvement with the company, Mr Saviour Balzan co-owner and Managing Editor at Newsworks Ltd said: "This latest development augurs well for Newsworks Ltd. Dr Degiorgio brings with him years of experience and a dynamism that is essential in the changing world of media. Our operations, but most especially those at MaltaToday will have much to gain from Dr Degiorgio’s personal involvement, this is a splendid way to kick off into a new year after a tough, but successful year for us."


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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