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Malta , Friday 20 April 2018

News Malta: Malta court rejects bid to release men accused of killing journalist

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-malta-daphne/malta-court-rejects-bid-to-release-men-accused-of-killing-journalist-idUSKBN1HQ2NU
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

VALLETTA (Reuters) - Three men accused of the murder of an anti-corruption journalist six months ago must stay in prison until their trial, a Maltese magistrate ruled on Thursday. Brothers Alfred Degiorgio and George Degiorgio and Vince Muscat were ...

News Malta: In Journalist’s Murder, a Test for Malta, and the European Union

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/17/world/europe/journalist-murder-malta-eu.html
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

BIDNIJA, Malta — On Oct. 16, at 1:41 a.m., a cellphone SIM card was activated in this rural Maltese village. It was the moment, investigators say, when a remote-controlled bomb packed with TNT was armed and placed under the driver’s seat of this tiny ...

News Malta: Corruption Currents: Malta is Protecting Slain Journalist’s Killer, Widower Says

News channel or source: https://blogs.wsj.com/riskandcompliance/2018/04/18/corruption-currents-malta-is-protecting-slain-journalists-killer-widower-says/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

An on-site inquiry during the compilation of evidence against three men accused of the murder of anti-corruption journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia in a car bomb last October, takes place at part of the crime scene outside Bidnija, Malta, on Wednesday.

News Malta: Malta's Scicluna on Trade, Digital Taxation, and Immigration

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/money/videos/maltas-scicluna-on-trade-digital-taxation-and-immigration/vi-AAw45gJ
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Apr.19 -- Malta's Finance Minister Edward Scicluna discusses global trade issues, digital taxation, and the republic's need for immigration. He speaks on "Bloomberg Markets."

News Malta: ‘Situation on roads poses significant challenges for bus service’ – Malta Public Transport

News channel or source: http://www.independent.com.mt/articles/2018-04-20/local-news/Situation-on-roads-poses-significant-challenges-for-bus-service-Malta-Public-Transport-6736188503
Publication date: Friday 20 April 2018

Malta Public Transport has announced that 11.4 million passengers were carried on its buses in the first quarter of 2018, representing a 10% increase when compared to the same period in 2017. "This increase is represented in all segments, with an increase ...

News Malta: CryptoFriends partners with the Malta Blockchain Summit

News channel or source: https://calvinayre.com/2018/04/19/press-releases/cryptofriends-partners-malta-blockchain-summit/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

The inaugural edition of the Malta Blockchain Summit promises to be a seminal event on the Blockchain and DLT calendar, and it has just received a boost with a newly-minted partnership with CryptoFriends, who are known for bringing their signature style to ...

News Malta: North Korea, Emmanuel Macron, Malta: Your Wednesday Briefing

News channel or source: https://www.nytimes.com/2018/04/17/briefing/north-korea-emmanuel-macron-malta.html
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

The revelation follows fresh evidence of a diplomatic thaw underway on the Korean Peninsula, showing that a once-unthinkable encounter between Mr. Trump and Mr. Kim has become far more likely. Meanwhile, in Syria, inspectors were seeking to enter Douma, a ...

News Malta: Malta Just Took a Huge Step to Becoming a Blockchain-Powered Island Nation

News channel or source: https://www.inverse.com/article/43764-cryptocurrency-malta-blockchain
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Malta, an island nation of around 500,000 near the Italian coast, is fast becoming one of the centerpoints of the blockchain revolution. On Tuesday, Berlin-based fundraising platform Neufund announced plans to participate in Malta’s blockchain ecosystem ...

News Malta: The silencing of Malta's anti-corruption campaigner

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-malta-daphne/the-silencing-of-maltas-anti-corruption-campaigner-idUSKBN1HO2QY
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

VALLETTA (Reuters) - He ran towards the burning car barefoot across the field, oblivious to the mud and stones. The explosion had blown the grey Peugeot 108 clear off the road. Now the twisted remains sat ablaze about five meters into the field, a metal ...

News Malta: Neufund is Next Crypto Startup to Set Up Shop in Blockchain Friendly Malta

News channel or source: https://www.crowdfundinsider.com/2018/04/132091-neufund-is-next-crypto-startup-to-set-up-shop-in-blockchain-friendly-malta/
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

Neufund, a Berlin based Blockchain equity crowdfunding platform, has announced it will establish a “strong presence” in Malta to support its rapidly expanding ecosystem. Neufund has taking an interesting approach by enabling the tokenization of equity ...