HSBC: Mid-Med Bank again?

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2018-04-04T16:51:34+00:00Wed, 4th Apr '18, 16:51|

The sullen tone of HSBC Malta's CEO in his speech of last January may have been better informed than any of us were. Head office might be reversing the bank's 20 year growth drive and Malta might very well be for the chop. This Bloomberg report specifically mentions Malta as a candidate for HSBC's global [...]

Some comic relief

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2018-04-04T16:37:38+00:00Wed, 4th Apr '18, 16:25|

#Occupyjustice are getting more than their fair share of Labour trolls on their Facebook posts, particularly the ones promoting the vigil of the 16th April. But they give back as much as they get. Have a good one Jack. Two if you can make it.

Kurt’s pyrrhic victories

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2018-04-04T10:47:37+00:00Wed, 4th Apr '18, 10:16|

Kurt Farrugia does not get much cause to celebrate these days. The response of the Ambassadors’ Club at the Council of Europe to questions from a Dutch MP sitting in the Parliamentary Assembly gave him some sort of platform. It’s not that hard to understand how this works. An Opposition MP in the Maltese Parliament [...]