Unemployment in Malta falls by 9.1% in June

Unemployment in Malta and Gozo has dropped to a record low. The jobless total fell by 9.1 per cent in June, according to new figures from Malta’s national employment agency Jobsplus. It said the number of people out of work and claiming benefit stood at 1,616. Unemployment fell in all age groups, with the expectation […]

Boris becomes Britain’s new Prime Minister

Boris Johnson is the UK’s new prime minister. He met with The Queen at Buckingham Palace where he was officially given permission to form a new government. The former London mayor took the reins of power after Theresa May handed her resignation to the monarch. Boris is The Queen’s 14th British prime minister. Her first was […]

An insane amount of waste was collected in the latest of Malta’s Ocean Clean-ups

Maltese NGO Zibel, together with Raniero’s A-dventures and No to Plastic Malta have done it again, this time with an ocean clean-up at the Sirens. They managed to collect a total of 2,159kf of waste from the ocean bed. When separating the waste, they found a total of: Recyclable Ocean Plastic 237.04 kg Recyclable Ocean […]

Things Maltese hairdressers are super tired of hearing

We love our hairdressers. They glam us up and give us a little confidence boost whenever we visit the salon and our hair would be dull and lifeless without them. But there are some things we say that royally piss them off … like when we tell them: Uwejja, can’t you fit me in for […]

London will be even hotter than Malta on Thursday

It doesn’t happen very often but London is set to be hotter than Malta on Thursday. It could be the warmest day ever recorded in the UK, with sizzling temperatures likely to reach 39°C, according to the Met Office. In Malta, the mercury is expected to hit 34°C, a full five degrees cooler than in […]

MTV VMAs 2019: See the full list of nominees here

They’re both massive 89.7 Bay legends. And now Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande are going head to head at the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. The pair are tied for the honour of being the most-nominated artist this year with 10 nods each. They’re followed closely by Billie Eilish who is up for nine awards. […]

Joy for drivers as ‘Malta’s biggest bottleneck’ is solved

A road once dubbed ‘Malta’s biggest traffic bottleneck’ has been re-opened following a €4.4 million widening scheme. Work on the Tal Balal Road, which connects San Gwann and Naxxar, also included improved lighting, street furniture and new safety barriers. Thousands of motorists use the road every day, travelling from Burmarrad, Naxxar, Mosta, Iklin and Birkirkara […]

Missing swimmer found safe and well in Gozo

The search for a missing swimmer off the Gozo coast has been called off after he was found safe and well. Kenny Davidson, 27, from Aberdeenshire in Scotland, was discovered asleep in his car in Marsalforn. Concern for his safety sparked a major air and sea search after he was last seen clinging to a […]

Get ready for Tomorrowland Malta this weekend

It’s finally here – this weekend we will be building bridges between Belgium and the rest of the world with a live connection from the Tomorrowland main stage, live Maltese and international DJ’s on the UNITE stage and the unique, magical Tomorrowland atmosphere: that is UNITE with Tomorrowland. On July 27, UNITE With Tomorrowland will […]