Malta’s LifeCycle charity heroes return from Asia

A team of cyclists have returned home to a heroes’ welcome after raising €190,000 to help kidney patients at Malta’s Mater Dei Hospital. The 10-day LifeCycle Challenge involved 24 volunteers from Malta cycling through Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. They were accompanied by seven back-up members who helped with logistics, medical aid and food. LifeCycle founder […]

The Real Struggles That Haunt Maltese Millennials

Any millennial on the island will remember the time when CD players, dial-up internet connection and Maltese television dramas were all the rage. Haven’t we all aspired to be an undercover investigator like Becky at some point in our childhood? Don’t lie. I’ll find you. Nowadays, most of us are living through the ripest years […]

MBB and HSBC Malta launch financial literacy scheme

The Malta Business Bureau and the HSBC Malta Foundation have launched a new scheme to improve financial literacy in Malta. INVEST+ will hold mentoring sessions and workshops on finance, accounting, savings and investment. MBB President Simon De Cesare said the objective was not to turn participants into financial experts, but to give them an understanding […]

More of us are going to Gozo than ever before

  Record numbers of us went to Gozo this summer, according to new figures. The Gozo ferries carried more than 1.8 million passengers and 550 thousand cars in June, July and August. Gozo Channel said the 7.7% increase in passenger numbers was boosted by the addition of a fourth ship, the MV Nikolaus. In all, […]

Nicole Sciberras is making Malta proud one goal at a time

It’s only been a couple of weeks since Nicole officially started playing with Italian football team Juventus, and she’s already scored her first goal for the team … in her first month!! She’s now officially the first Maltese person to score a goal for one of Malta’s favourite football team – Juventus. She scored within […]

Jail for thug who mugged British couple in Gozo

A thug who attacked a British couple in one of Gozo’s most picturesque villages has been jailed for five years. Sergio Andres Guzman Aguilar admitted robbing and assaulting Deborah Aitkenhead, 55, and Michael Dreadshaw, 58, in Xaghra. The 29-year-old fled with the woman’s jewellery after the attack in the early hours of Sunday morning. The […]

Bay is officially Malta’s number one radio station AGAIN

Bay has once again been crowned Malta’s number one radio station. Official research shows Bay increased its audience this summer with an impressive reach of 25.9%. The independent survey was carried out in July 2019 and commissioned by the Broadcasting Authority. It shows that Bay continues to dominate radio listening in Malta, reaching more listeners […]