Day: November 10, 2017

Draft European Parliament resolution “seriously concerned about democracy in Malta”. Calls for Commission “to ensure European values”.

Draft European Parliament resolution “seriously concerned about democracy in Malta”. Calls for Commission “to ensure European values”.

An advanced copy of the draft resolution that will be debated next week by the European Parliament during a debate on rule of law in Malta shows MEPs are expected to express regret that developments in Malta in recent years have led to serious concerns about the rule of law, democracy and fundamental rights including …

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Applied psychology

Applied psychology

In 1941 Charles Chaplin parodied Adolph Hitler at the peak of his power in The Great Dictator. There’s a scene where his Hynkel (Hitler) receives advice from his henchman Garbitsch (Goebells) about how to deal with someone who was coming to see him at a meeting. That someone Napoloni (Mussolini) made Hynkel nervous and Garbitsch …

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High Russian interest in Konrad Mizzi’s Panama company months after he said he was winding it down

High Russian interest in Konrad Mizzi’s Panama company months after he said he was winding it down

In a guest post published earlier today, Godfrey Leone Ganado, said he found that between June and September 2016 at least 81 downloads were made in Russia of Dato Capital’s file on Konrad Mizzi’s secret Panama company Hearnville Inc. Data Capital is  an international company information service provider. This high interest in Russia persisted through …

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GUEST POST: Godfrey Leone Ganado on the ‘draft’ FIAU report on Konrad Mizzi

GUEST POST: Godfrey Leone Ganado on the ‘draft’ FIAU report on Konrad Mizzi

By Godfrey Leone Ganado So far, I have reviewed the leaked Financial Intelligence Analysis Unit (FIAU) reports on ‘allegations of corruption by Keith Schembri on the sale of passports’, on ‘alleged payments made by Keith Schembri to Adrian Hillman’ and on ‘Pilatus Bank’. Konrad Mizzi may have been perceived to have escaped the FIAU net, …

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