Malta bids farewell to Oliver Friggieri

Nov 22 2020 Share

Last Saturday was a heartbreaking one for Maltese literature, as people across the country bid farewell to a pillar of Maltese literature, Oliver Friggieri, who died at his home aged 73. 

Tributes to Friggieri poured in from the likes of President George Vella, Archbishop Charles Scicluna, Author Immanuel Mifsud and many others, having nothing but beautiful words for the legendary Maltese academic.

Whether you are a student, a teacher or simply a lover of the Maltese language, the influence of Oliver Friggieri is unmistakeable and Malta has lost a great soul.


Malta’s Got Talent Semi-Finals taking place tonight

Nov 22 2020 Share

Malta’s Got Talent has been a rollercoaster of emotions so far, with big stage shows, last minute replacements and huge virtual audience. 

Tonight’s semi-final is set to be chock-full of surprises, with all of the semi-finalists being announced last week, with Izzy to replace Yada ‘N’ Heels in a controversial move for MGT.

Malta’s Got Talent will air tonight on TVM at 20:50, who are you rooting for?

THE STAGE IS WAITING! 🙌TONIGHT at 20:50 on Television Malta !Watch us 👀.#MaltasGotTalent

Posted by Malta’s Got Talent on Saturday, November 21, 2020


Joseph Muscat wishes a happy birthday to his dog ‘Habiba Perla’

Nov 22 2020 Share

Malta’s ex-Prime Minister took to Instagram on Saturday night to share a picture of his family and wish his dog a happy birthday! 

‘Habiba Perla’ is the Muscat family Chow Chow and is caught admiring her birthday cupcake in the Instagram photo.

Are you one for canine birthday celebrations? Or do you just let them slide? Let us know in the comments!


Clayton Bartolo to be appointed as Malta’s new Tourism Minister

Nov 21 2020 Share

Malta Daily is informed that Junior Minister for Financial Services and Digital Economy, Clayton Bartolo, is set to replace Julia Farrugia Portelli and become the new tourism minister.