[WATCH] Valletta comes alive during the Pageant of the Seas
The Pageant of the Seas brought Valletta's history to life with re-enactments, activities and competitive races, and performances throughout the day, ending the night with a...
[WATCH] V18 boss: Facebook spats are ‘healthy’ for democracy
A few days after Jason Micallef's most recent online squabble he said that he has put disagreements with artists behind him and is focusing on the success being achieved by...
Valletta 18 boss in unprovoked Facebook spat with Brikkuni frontman

Brikkuni frontman’s Mario Vella’s classic comeback to Jason...

Brikkuni frontman’s Mario Vella’s classic...

V18 denies Nazzjon claim of €300,000 grant for Azzopardi production

PN organ claimed V18 director got €300,000 for film adapted from his...

PN organ claimed V18 director got €300,000 for film...

Valletta 2018 committee is miffed… about a commemorative coin and stamp issue

The foundation implementing the Capital of Culture programme said it could sue Malta’s Central Bank and postal company Maltapost over a ‘Valletta...

The foundation implementing the Capital of Culture...

Silver Coin and Silver Foil Stamp issued commemorating Valletta European Capital of Culture 2018

This joint product is available is limited to 500 sets and can be purchased from the Malta Coin Centre at the Central Bank of Malta

This joint product is available is limited to 500 sets and...

Human rights NGO wants V18 artistic director sacked for 'bitch' comment

‘His disgusting language cannot be defended by a government that has just adopted legislation protecting all persons from gender-based violence. He must...

‘His disgusting language cannot be defended by a...

Out of favour: Malta’s artistic community wants Valletta 2018 chairman Jason Micallef to resign

Malta’s leading artists, authors and actors say V18 chairman Jason Micallef must resign

Malta’s leading artists, authors and actors say V18...

MEPs call for sacking of V18 chairman Jason Micallef

A group of 72 MEPs said they shared the outrage expressed by PEN International...

A group of 72 MEPs said they shared the outrage expressed...

[WATCH] Going underground: Inside Valletta's hidden cisterns and vaults

Normally inaccessible hidden secrets of Valletta are now open to the public

Normally inaccessible hidden secrets of Valletta are now...

Pigs, cows and birds: V18 installations celebrate Maltese idiom

Kif Jgħid il-Malti is presented by Valletta 2018 and is an adaptation of 13...

Kif Jgħid il-Malti is presented by Valletta 2018 and is an...

On feasts and reconciliation

We now have the duty to ensure that our present success in tourism statistics is sustainable for future generations to enjoy too

We now have the duty to ensure that our present success in...

When all else fails, follow directions

The Maltese inability to form a queue: I suggest that “get in line, wait your turn, first come, first served” should be mantras taught to...

The Maltese inability to form a queue: I suggest that...

Valletta post-V18 celebrations clean-up to be completed this week

The Cleansing and Maintenance Division collected 12 tonnes of waste by the end...

The Cleansing and Maintenance Division collected 12 tonnes...

[WATCH] V18 public transport fiasco: 'Victims of our own success', says Jason Micallef

V18 chairperson Jason Micallef says the impressive response of people who made it to the opening ceremony in Valletta last Saturday overwhelmed the...

V18 chairperson Jason Micallef says the impressive...

[WATCH] Thousands flock to resplendent Valletta for V18 launch

Today sees the highlight of this week's opening events, as grand shows in...

Today sees the highlight of this week's opening events,...

Valletta gears up ahead of official V18 opening ceremony

Special transport services have been put in place for the official opening...

Special transport services have been put in place for the...

Nationalist MP boycotts Valletta 2018 ceremony over deleterious state of residents’ amenities

Gentrification stops at Valletta 2018: MP Claudio Grech says capital city’s residents still live in “Third World” housing and walk on...

Gentrification stops at Valletta 2018: MP Claudio Grech...

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