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TOP NEWS | Sunday, 03 August 2008

LAWRENCE Gonzi issues A direct order of up to €2 million A YEAR for private internal security at Mater Dei last JANUARY

50 former st luke's security guards continue to get paid

Government waives a yearly fee of €324,000 and pays parksec €487,000 A YEAR to manage a public parking LOT at Mater Dei

parksec expected to make takings of €5.8 million from
parking fees at Mater Dei over the next five years

contract for private clerical and reception staff at Mater Dei will cost the tax payer €4.6 million in the next five years

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SCANDALOUS is too kind a word
When Lawrence Gonzi wakes up to read MaltaToday he will probably say: “No not again. This Saviour must be obsessed with me.”
But really this time, I feel I am rather justified in saying that Mr Prime Minister should be ashamed of himself.

NEWS | Sunday, 03 August 2008

Yes, everything is possible. Just send Gonzi an email...

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Playing Safe? Not quite

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Hello Eddie, how is Mintoff?

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Anything to declare?


Sam Estates




Spending money where it is not needed
Small wonder Mater Dei has become synonymous with reckless spending and government mismanagement. The latest news is that Prime Minister Gonzi issued a direct order worth close to €2 million to a private security firm, at a time when...


Giving Caesar his due

Jason Azzopardi is the first parliamentary secretary in the Republic’s history entrusted with the defence and administration of public land. But can he standing up to powerful lobbies of squatters, speculators and developers to bring about the necessary reforms?


Saviour Balzan:
SCANDALOUS is too kind a word

A taste of Ebba’s sketches

Currently NUVO art & dine is exhibiting the first commemorative exhibition of Ebba von Fersen Balzan organised by her husband Saviour Balzan and Nuvo.

An honorary Maltese, a visionary artist
Artists, art critics and friends unanimously gather to remember the impact and value of Ebba von Fersen Balzan’s work and her strong connection with the Maltese islands


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