Month: July 2018

Mr Popular

Mr Popular

The government were fuming with fury yesterday because a UK House of Commons inquiry cited this blog as a source of information. It got to the point where they made formal diplomatic representations with the UK government telling them to admonish their MPs (Labour, Tory and SNPs) for being so gullible as to take on …

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When a Mossack Fonseca agent refused to backdate documents fearing calligraphists discovering a fraud

When a Mossack Fonseca agent refused to backdate documents fearing calligraphists discovering a fraud

When Mossack Fonseca was caught by the ICIJ leaks it went into a frantic campaign to cover its tracks. It had no idea who most of its clients were because of course that was the idea for their business. Criminals and corrupt politicians could hide their money in companies registered by Mossack Fonseca in Panama …

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Adrian Delia charges backward

Adrian Delia charges backward

Someone told me it was a reasonably good line, so I’m throwing it to you again in case you missed it the first time. Adrian Delia wants to win at chess, but he’s just lost at tic tac toe. Adrian Delia went premature last Sunday thinking this was the time to rid himself of Simon …

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UK National Crime Agency asked to investigate Henley & Partners’ work in Malta with Cambridge Analytica’s mother company

UK National Crime Agency asked to investigate Henley & Partners’ work in Malta with Cambridge Analytica’s mother company

The UK Parliamentary Committee investigating fake news and the use of data and darks ads in elections asked the British National Crime Agency to examine the association between Henley and Partners and Cambridge Analytica’s mother company SCL elections. This website reported how Alexander Nix, the former boss of Cambridge Analytica and SCL, was in Malta …

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Mrs Adrian Delia’s uncle is first to get license to grow cannabis

Mrs Adrian Delia’s uncle is first to get license to grow cannabis

Various media reported in recent hours that local Pharma importer Cherubino Ltd has been awarded the first ever letter of intent by the government to cultivate cannabis in Malta for medicinal use. Cherubino Ltd has already announced it will be the first to legally import cannabis into Malta. Cherubino Ltd is owned by Marcello Basile …

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The Two Towers Strike Back

The Two Towers Strike Back

We are now in the middle chapter. This is the darkest hour for the well-intentioned who have stuck out their neck and gave up everything they had to resist the complete take-over by Joseph Muscat and his entourage of underlings. And what an entourage it is. It is a cast of characters beyond any fantasist’s …

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Forgotten lessons

Forgotten lessons

When several thousand people marched in Valletta six days after Daphne Caruana Galizia was killed, most of them have the same sort of thoughts. ‘I wish I didn’t leave her alone. I wish I believed her when I thought she was exaggerating. Now she’s been killed this way I know she can’t have been. I …

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