Malta News

Passengers released from hijacked plane in Malta

Passengers released from hijacked plane in Malta

23 December 2016 Airline News

Maltese prime minister Joseph Muscat has confirmed all 111 passengers and all seven members of crew have been released from an Afriqiyah Airways flight hijacked earlier. The Airbus A320 was diverted and forced to land at Malta International Airport at 11:32 local time.

Cruise slowdown in Malta

Cruise slowdown in Malta

18 March 2011 Press Release Cruise News

Cruise passenger arrivals in Malta fell by over 45 per cent in February, with 6,195 visitors arriving. This compares to a figure of 11,369 recorded in the same period last year, according to the National Statistics Office.

Malta launches new coordinated tourism drive

Malta launches new coordinated tourism drive

The Mediterranean island of Malta has launched a new initiative to coordinate the way in which the island is promoted to the world. Incorporating public and private organisations across the country, Malta is seeking to redefine its position as it seeks future inward investment, tourism revenue and international business talent.

Couple enjoy 150th holiday on Malta

Couple enjoy 150th holiday on Malta

7 August 2009 Press Release Tourism News

Some travellers like to return to a favourite destination time and time again but the Hotel Phoenicia on Malta are celebrating 150 visits from the same couple over the last 50 years.