Got Plans This Weekend? You Might Want to Have an “Option B”

  Looks like the end of Summer is upon us, as the MIA Met Office is Forecasting Rain, Rain, and a little bit more rain over the coming weekend. This comes as another area of instability moves across the central Mediterranean!     Weather pages on Social Media are reporting that the rain showers could […]

“Return to Play” – Health Authorities Approve Protocol for Local Football Competitions

  The Malta Football Association’s Return To Play Protocol, applicable for the 2020/21 BOV Premier League and BOV Challenge League, has been approved by the local health authorities. The rigorous protocol contains some updates from the initial document presented on 26th August following further consultations with the health authorities. The latest developments from the on-going […]

IN PICTURES: “Aw Siri!”…What If Siri Was Maltese?

  Siri is like the family member we never know we needed, the imaginary friend who actually answers, the personal assistant we all love to have. As of March 2020, Siri supports 21 Languages, including Arabic, Cantonese, English (duh), Hebrew, Malay, Mandarin, Thai and Turkish. It also supports a variety of dialects for Chinese, Dutch, […]

New Social Housing project in Birkirkara is Entering its Final Phase

  Minister for Social Accommodation Roderick Galdes visited the new social housing site in Tas-Sisla, Birkirkara, which entered its final phase as installation of services and finishes commenced. The 3,000-square-meter site includes six blocks with 73 apartments and 56 garages, being built with an investment exceeding €4.3 million. “We have heard this plead and today […]

Beating Hearts Malta Supports Local Cardiovascular Disease Research

  Local NGO Beating Hearts Malta presented a donation of €25,000 to the Research Trust (RIDT) of the University of Malta, which will finance a PhD scholarship in cardiovascular disease. The study will focus on congenital and inherited cardiac disorders. The presentation of donation to Prof. Alfred J. Vella, Rector of the University and Chairperson of the RIDT was […]

MCAST Publishes Safety Guidelines for Students and Staff

  In preparation for the re-opening of the College, MCAST today published its protocol for College safety for students and staff. These guidelines are part of the College’s plan to re-open its campuses in Malta and Gozo and welcome new and returning students as well as visitors in October. The protocol gives general advice and […]

Hilarious Maltese Facebook Auto-Translate Fail

  We are all familiar with how Facebook try to stay ahead of the curve, and has nicely slipped in the auto-translate option for statuses or posts written in any language. This feature has given us some great fails in the past, which get us smiling, and here are a couple!         […]