Robert Abela

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Robert Abela said : “we have to wait and see the conclusions” External link

MaltaToday Monday, October 3, 2022 8:02:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We could have legitimately postponed the free scheme, but we keep our promises. This measure is two-pronged: it will have an environmental and a social impact, as it will save people hundreds of euros,” External link

timesofmalta Sunday, October 2, 2022 3:37:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : “The moment the country’s consumption stops, its economy shrinks, and you know what the repercussions are,” External link

MaltaToday Sunday, October 2, 2022 1:37:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela asked : “to immediately publish the advice you have already received from the experts whom you appointed and, before you present any legal proposals to Parliament, to publish the government’s intentions for open and effective public consultation” External link

MaltaToday Saturday, October 1, 2022 1:33:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela asked : “to immediately publish the advice you have already received from the experts whom you appointed and, before you present any legal proposals to Parliament, to publish the government’s intentions for open and effective public consultation” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, September 28, 2022 4:18:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela asked : “to immediately publish the advice you have already received from the experts whom you appointed and, before you present any legal proposals to Parliament, to publish the government’s intentions for open and effective public consultation” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, September 28, 2022 12:56:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : “We will continue to provide humanitarian assistance to innocent civilians and condemn tactics and recent statements that do not augur well, and will most probably mean further deterioration of the situation,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, September 23, 2022 11:05:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Following decades of peace in mainland Europe, this [war in Ukraine] is a stark reminder that peace can never be taken for granted,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, September 23, 2022 11:05:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Climate change threatens state sovereignty, brings loss of territory, and causes damage to states’ critical infrastructure as well as their existing rights under maritime zone boundaries,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, September 23, 2022 11:05:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela hoped : "under the auspices of the United Nations and without interference from foreign actors" External link

timesofmalta Friday, September 23, 2022 8:35:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “It threatens state sovereignty, brings loss of territory, and causes damage to states’ critical infrastructure as well as their existing rights under maritime zone boundaries,” External link

missoulian Friday, September 23, 2022 3:07:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “It threatens state sovereignty, brings loss of territory, and causes damage to states’ critical infrastructure as well as their existing rights under maritime zone boundaries,” External link

ABCnews Friday, September 23, 2022 2:24:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “It threatens state sovereignty, brings loss of territory, and causes damage to states’ critical infrastructure as well as their existing rights under maritime zone boundaries,” External link

seattlepi Friday, September 23, 2022 2:17:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : "I could experience the hardship which the people of Ukraine are suffering more closely, and it really leaves you speechless," External link

timesofmalta Wednesday, September 21, 2022 6:41:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We are committed to building and improving national digital learning platforms that offer digital education resources in line with those of UNESCO,” External link

timesofmalta Tuesday, September 20, 2022 7:10:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “This decision made a huge difference in the lives of those affected by this measure,” “Irrespective of your sexual orientation, the state will treat you the same as everyone else. This brought joy to many because, for the first time, it meant some people were able to give blood and help others for the first time” External link

MaltaToday Sunday, September 11, 2022 2:17:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We will always remember her fondly, especially living here as a young princess,” External link

MaltaToday Thursday, September 8, 2022 11:51:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “World peace and stability are crucial when there are currently great challenges globally, so that our people do not continue to suffer the consequences,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, September 4, 2022 1:52:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Malta will not be indifferent. We will continue to dialogue in favour of peace so that conflicts can be resolved,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, September 4, 2022 1:52:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Our aim always has been to create a budget from the people to the people. That is why we are still meeting the people wherever we can, it is not a stunt used for the election but a key tool in politics in order to listen to what ails the people and think on how we can help them,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, September 4, 2022 1:52:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “In the meantime, statistics and facts reassure us as sales in services and industry are increasing, while tourism is also recovering well,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, August 28, 2022 7:31:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “I won’t be sensationalist or populist like they [the Nationalist Party] did. It may earn you some cheers in the short term but it shows a lack of political maturity and is not a real and effective solution,” External link

timesofmalta Friday, August 26, 2022 3:14:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “My experience has taught me not to make populist statements as they come back to haunt you,” External link

timesofmalta Friday, August 26, 2022 3:14:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "The principle has always been that the mechanism reflects the agreement between all the social partners and we definitely do not want to ignore it" External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, August 21, 2022 3:16:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : "Over the past two years we have faced many challenges due to the Covid-19 pandemic, as well as recovery from the pandemic. Now, the social partners have recognized the challenges which came about due to the war in Ukraine," External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, August 21, 2022 3:16:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “These things are disgusting and unacceptable,” External link

timesofmalta Saturday, August 20, 2022 1:35:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “This is a surreal situation, which makes it even more crucial for the government to continue intervening aggressively to help people,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, July 26, 2022 10:18:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We’re at full employment but still in a situation where we might not have enough workers to carry out certain investments,” “It’s another big challenge, trying to achieve economic growth and unfortunately not having the most important resource the human one to do this” External link

MaltaToday Thursday, July 21, 2022 4:47:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The hospitality sector is always exploring creative and innovative ways to attract more visitors to Malta,” “Palazzo Ignazio is a boutique hotel offering a different culinary and cultural experience in Valletta, which has been restored in detail” External link

timesofmalta Thursday, July 14, 2022 4:49:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "I will be clear, never again should our country end up on a list like this," External link

mondaq Wednesday, July 6, 2022 3:22:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela insisted : “started before June 2021 when the action plan was agreed with FATF they started in January 2020” External link

timesofmalta Saturday, July 2, 2022 8:18:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela concluded : “That should serve as an example of how things should be done all over Malta,” External link

timesofmalta Saturday, July 2, 2022 8:18:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela charged : “It is in the power of the magistrate but that power needs to be exercised within the limits of the administration of justice and for no other motive” External link

timesofmalta Saturday, July 2, 2022 8:18:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Collectively, the EU must listen to and address the concerns of its citizens who are being affected on a daily by the effects of the conflict,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 24, 2022 10:18:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “All of these factors can lead to an increase in irregular immigration,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 24, 2022 10:18:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “This is an opportunity for Malta to further strengthen relations with strategic partners outside the EU, such as the United Kingdom,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 24, 2022 10:18:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela wrote : “This letter is being sent so that it serves as consultation as per Article 49 of the Constitution. I wait for your reaction, ideally within a week’s time,” External link

MaltaToday Thursday, June 23, 2022 7:31:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "A compromise decision was taken immediately in the best interest of both the public and the operators. We need to achieve a balance between the rights of the people to enjoy public spaces and that of the operators to work. We can’t however put a stop to commercial activities," External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, June 21, 2022 4:46:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The legal notice will be debated in parliament and I encourage the MPs to express their opinion. I believe that moderation and compromise have been reached,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, June 21, 2022 4:46:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Moderate means that it should not be excessive. Valletta will not become another Paceville and it offers quality entertainment. Maltese artists have not made a living in the past two years and they only survived thanks to the wage supplement. They are now performing in Valletta and today they can’t keep up with the amount of work that they have,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, June 21, 2022 4:46:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : “The reform process was a challenge which we turned into an example of how Malta was a reputable financial jurisdiction,” External link

wsau Friday, June 17, 2022 11:17:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "I will be clear, never again should our country end up on a list like this," External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 17, 2022 9:03:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “I will be very clear. Malta should never get back on such a list. We have to look forward and assure sustainability,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, June 17, 2022 8:57:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Today was yet another confirmation of the commitment of this administration to modernise the country, our good governance and that our institutions work,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, June 17, 2022 8:57:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “This is a confirmation of a reformist government that delivers on its promises. This was a challenge that now we have overturned in proof that we have a serious jurisdiction. Malta’s case was described as a success story,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, June 17, 2022 8:57:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "Serving on the Council of the UN provides Malta a significant opportunity to contribute to the maintenance of global peace and security," External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 10, 2022 5:26:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : "I met Manuel and Amanda. Their young son lived only for a few months of endless pain," External link

timesofmalta Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "What am I supposed to tell these couples? Are we going to tell them that we plan on remaining indifferent to their suffering? That might be easy, but not just," External link

timesofmalta Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "This procedure is available overseas, but not all couples have that budget, and why should we let them spend all that money when we can offer it here?" External link

timesofmalta Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We remain the strongest progressive force in this country because this is a government that does not close its eyes to anybody’s reality We want to give people a chance to build their own families. This is a vote for love, for a more just country,” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:13:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela insisted : “We are not introducing testing across the board or capriciously. Not everyone undergoing IVF will have access to PGT and the vast majority of cases will not be eligible. But it is useless saying we do not want to impose hardship on people unless we take the necessary decisions to ensure this does not happen,” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:13:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “This government is committed to ensure that this country no longer exports the challenges these couples face because the scientific treatment available is not offered in Malta,” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:13:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "If this actually happened, I not only condemn such acts, but I believe that family life should be kept totally separate from the political role one plays," External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, June 6, 2022 9:55:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela declared : “There is no conflict of interest,” External link

timesofmalta Friday, June 3, 2022 8:45:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “They are representative of the new Cabinet elected for the first time and instantly given a portfolio,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 7:02:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : “The country then had a second challenge. The Moneyval report spoke of deficiencies in anti-money laundering and countering terrorist financing structures. The report was damning,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 7:02:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela concluded : “It is easy to put the challenges of rule of law on the side. The temptation might be to put it on the back burner, but the rule of law must remain a priority. It is a catalyst,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 7:02:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The reforms were many and in my opinion we brought about a change in attitude and culture. A robust rule of law attracts investment to the country,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 7:02:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "In my opinion, I humbly believe that the biggest change since 2020 was the shift in attitude and cultural approach towards the rule of law. We want to attract serious investment and this can be done with a robust rule of law," External link

timesofmalta Tuesday, May 24, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “They are representative of the new Cabinet elected for the first time and instantly given a portfolio,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 6:06:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : “The country then had a second challenge. The Moneyval report spoke of deficiencies in anti-money laundering and countering terrorist financing structures. The report was damning,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 6:06:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela concluded : “It is easy to put the challenges of rule of law on the side. The temptation might be to put it on the back burner, but the rule of law must remain a priority. It is a catalyst,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 6:06:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The reforms were many and in my opinion we brought about a change in attitude and culture. A robust rule of law attracts investment to the country,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 6:06:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The role of the newspaper as an integral part of contemporary media, and its key role as a strong instrument of democracy, were also discussed. In view of this crucial role, government will be stepping in and assisting the sector accordingly,” “The government will be providing financial assistance to newspaper publishers, as they currently face significant challenges due to the substantial increase in the price of paper” External link

MaltaToday Saturday, May 21, 2022 11:50:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “instead of offering couples the opportunity to become parents, you asked for their vote and told them to work for a better future for other children” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, May 16, 2022 3:45:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela stated : “while the PN and Grech continue with their crusade as if it’s business as usual, blatantly ignoring the vote of no confidence of the people, this government is only concerned with improving the quality of life of the people” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, May 16, 2022 3:45:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela claimed : “there will be no development in Wied Żnuber” External link

timesofmalta Sunday, May 15, 2022 3:49:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela stated : "The sentence talks about a point that we had already corrected before the judgement was given," "Our amendments we tabled this week do not talk about this sentence, but instead address new realities" External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, May 11, 2022 10:06:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "The private sector has shown interest in developing this place," External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, May 11, 2022 9:00:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "We will speak where and when it matters, within international fora and the European Union," External link

timesofmalta Tuesday, May 10, 2022 6:05:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “the Opposition Leader has unfortunately always taken a stance where it is either his decision or no decision” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, May 9, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “I will not take a confrontational approach, not in the appointing of the Ombudsman nor in the Standards Commissioner post, which will become vacant in the coming weeks. Instead, the PL in government has a strong mandate to reach a compromise when possible, and so we will extend the same hand of friendship to reach a compromise over these decisions,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, May 9, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “A compromise does not necessarily mean that the Opposition’s decisions are the only ones taken, but rather I believe that the principle should be one of solidarity with the persons occupying these roles, as well as solidarity towards the major reforms we have made in the good governance sector,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, May 9, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “I will not take a confrontational approach... I believe that the PL's strong mandate imposes on us a duty to reach a compromise whenever possible. So we will extend the same hand of friendship to reach a compromise over these decisions,” External link

timesofmalta Friday, May 6, 2022 8:22:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “When we speak of state funding, this would mean that through taxes, the public would be financing the operations of the political parties,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, May 6, 2022 3:57:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The operations of political parties should follow a sustainability model. I believe that the current regulations related to party financing provide an adequate framework, but they should move towards sustainability. This is achievable through the commercialising of party clubs,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, May 6, 2022 3:57:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “besides the celebration of workers who contribute to this society and to this country, Workers’ Day is an occasion where we reflect on the achievements we would like to achieve, the challenges that surround us, and how these can be changed into opportunities” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Whilst others focused on the country’s deficit, the government focused on having the lowest rate of unemployment and inflation, whilst ensuring that financial sustainability is withheld. Malta has the highest employment rate than ever before. As a result, we can be proud that with the decisions taken, we are approaching 1 May, with the peace of mind that work has been protected,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We will also make sure that new job opportunities will be created, including in sectors with a higher and better wage,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The government will not shy away from facing the existing realities and challenges that exist in this country, such as the cost of living,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We need to make sure that the economic wheel continues to turn. We are optimistic for the future of this country. We need to create a better balance between work and life because this is how we guarantee better social mobility,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We have been clear that while we are going to do everything necessary to take care of the nation’s health, we also want to give people their lives back; we want tourists to come back, businesses not to be hindered, and people to enjoy time spent outside with their family,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Those who in the past found closed doors now have the chance to improve their quality of life,” External link

timesofmalta Sunday, May 1, 2022 6:47:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "This will be the first time since you trusted me to serve as Labour leader that we will be able to properly celebrate Labour Day and we are ready to send a strong message that we will continue to work together for a bright future for this country," External link

timesofmalta Friday, April 29, 2022 9:50:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The moment Malta’s entities start ignoring the sentences of courts, we would have anarchy and a regression in the rule of law,” External link

MaltaToday Thursday, April 28, 2022 8:10:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The moment Malta’s entities start ignoring the sentences of courts, we would have anarchy and a regression in the rule of law,” External link

MaltaToday Thursday, April 28, 2022 7:05:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : "We are dissuading people from smoking cannabis, while not treating those who choose to do so as criminals. Drug trafficking will remain illegal," External link

deutschewelle-en Tuesday, April 19, 2022 11:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said ( about Robert Abela ) : “That is an allegation made by the Times , so feel free to hand over any information you have. It is something which happened before January 2020 [when Abela became PM],” External link

timesofmalta Sunday, April 17, 2022 3:07:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We have no time to waste in reaching our targets, although we are not very far from getting there,” “We are looking towards the IIP and European funds to sustain our efforts, although we believe that the path to success is found in partnership with the private sector” External link

timesofmalta Thursday, April 7, 2022 4:05:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "Our forefathers stood up for their rights When the Labour Party was born, it fought for the rights of those who struggled and suffered," External link

timesofmalta Thursday, March 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “it’s time to lift all COVID restrictions” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, March 29, 2022 6:52:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We gave the public more than that, we gave them €70 million worth of tax refund cheques as well as those addressing the higher cost of living,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, March 28, 2022 1:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "If you remain at home on Saturday, the politics of division will grow, as those who work it will think that they can follow the path they have drawn out for themselves. With me, you know where you stand," External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, March 28, 2022 1:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "But, I will never come before you with something which I know cannot be done," External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, March 28, 2022 1:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela disse : "Nas próximas horas, irei reunir-me com o Presidente e aconselhá-lo a dissolver o parlamento, para que possamos realizar eleições gerais em 26 de março" External link

sol Sunday, February 20, 2022 5:42:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela déclaré : "Au cours des prochaines heures, je vais me rendre auprès du président et lui conseiller de dissoudre le parlement, afin de tenir des élections générales le 26 mars" External link

lnc Sunday, February 20, 2022 4:59:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela déclaré : "Au cours des prochaines heures, je vais me rendre auprès du président et lui conseiller de dissoudre le parlement, afin de tenir des élections générales le 26 mars" External link

francetvinfo Sunday, February 20, 2022 4:28:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela déclaré : "Au cours des prochaines heures, je vais me rendre auprès du président et lui conseiller de dissoudre le parlement, afin de tenir des élections générales le 26 mars" External link

afp-fr Sunday, February 20, 2022 3:17:00 PM EAT



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lawyer75.00%EN01/26/201726/01/2017
directeur6.25%FR09/22/201622/09/2016
chairman9.38%EN05/23/200623/05/2006
Names Lang Count
Robert AbelaEN71.21%
Robert AbelaFR15.15%
Robert AbeleEN12.12%
Robert AbelaMT1.52%


 
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Arnold Cassola said ( about Robert Abela ) : “Such behaviour is anathema in the democratic world,” “If this were true, there is simply no room for any discussion: Robert Abela must resign or be kicked out. Now. This country simply can’t take any more of this indecent political behaviour if true” External link

MaltaToday Saturday, October 1, 2022 10:26:00 AM EAT

Darryl Grima stated ( about Robert Abela ) : “Since it is abundantly clear that the police are not in a position to enforce the law, the hunting season should not open before mid-October when the majority of birds migrating are protected species. The smokescreen Wild Rabbit hunting season should also end in July for the same reasons. Seeing this Government’s track record on hunting, trapping and the rule of law this might be the intention all along with the hunting season being a smokescreen for a free-for-all massacre of anything with feathers. We urge European Commissioner for Environment Virginijus Sinkevičius to take immediate action against Malta a lawless state when it comes to hunting and trapping. Furthermore, given also that PM Robert Abela has not even bothered to answer our open letter, the blood of all the protected birds that will (and already are) be massacred for his party’s political expediency will be on his hands!” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, September 4, 2022 1:52:00 PM EAT

Darryl Grima concluded ( about Robert Abela ) : “Furthermore, given also that PM Robert Abela has not even bothered to answer our open letter, the blood of all the protected birds that will (and already are) be massacred for his party’s political expediency will be on his hands,” External link

gozonews Wednesday, August 31, 2022 6:36:00 PM EAT

George Vella said ( about Robert Abela ) : "I am truly saddened by the news of the loss of Mr Kevin Abela, a photographer within the Department of Information. I offer my sincere condolences to his family, friends and colleagues," External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, August 21, 2022 3:16:00 AM EAT

Daniel Micallef said ( about Robert Abela ) : “The words ‘promised’ and fulfilled’ are what characterise the proposals that Prime Minister Robert Abela promised to implement in the first 100 days of a new Labour government,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Saturday, July 9, 2022 11:22:00 AM EAT

Ramona Attard said ( about Robert Abela ) : “The amendments reflect the couple’s voices who did not want to speak out publicly. We have the power to change people’s lives for the better, this is our track record and this is Robert Abela’s track record,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 10, 2022 5:26:00 PM EAT

Mark Sultana said ( about Robert Abela ) : “We sincerely believe that Prime Minister Robert Abela is being misled and misinformed about the latest proposals on bird ringing,” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, May 11, 2022 12:10:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said ( about Robert Abela ) : “That is an allegation made by the Times , so feel free to hand over any information you have. It is something which happened before January 2020 [when Abela became PM],” External link

timesofmalta Sunday, April 17, 2022 3:07:00 PM EAT

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Robert Abela said : “we have to wait and see the conclusions” External link

MaltaToday Monday, October 3, 2022 8:02:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We could have legitimately postponed the free scheme, but we keep our promises. This measure is two-pronged: it will have an environmental and a social impact, as it will save people hundreds of euros,” External link

timesofmalta Sunday, October 2, 2022 3:37:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : “The moment the country’s consumption stops, its economy shrinks, and you know what the repercussions are,” External link

MaltaToday Sunday, October 2, 2022 1:37:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela asked : “to immediately publish the advice you have already received from the experts whom you appointed and, before you present any legal proposals to Parliament, to publish the government’s intentions for open and effective public consultation” External link

MaltaToday Saturday, October 1, 2022 1:33:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela asked : “to immediately publish the advice you have already received from the experts whom you appointed and, before you present any legal proposals to Parliament, to publish the government’s intentions for open and effective public consultation” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, September 28, 2022 4:18:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela asked : “to immediately publish the advice you have already received from the experts whom you appointed and, before you present any legal proposals to Parliament, to publish the government’s intentions for open and effective public consultation” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, September 28, 2022 12:56:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : “We will continue to provide humanitarian assistance to innocent civilians and condemn tactics and recent statements that do not augur well, and will most probably mean further deterioration of the situation,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, September 23, 2022 11:05:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Following decades of peace in mainland Europe, this [war in Ukraine] is a stark reminder that peace can never be taken for granted,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, September 23, 2022 11:05:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Climate change threatens state sovereignty, brings loss of territory, and causes damage to states’ critical infrastructure as well as their existing rights under maritime zone boundaries,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, September 23, 2022 11:05:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela hoped : "under the auspices of the United Nations and without interference from foreign actors" External link

timesofmalta Friday, September 23, 2022 8:35:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “It threatens state sovereignty, brings loss of territory, and causes damage to states’ critical infrastructure as well as their existing rights under maritime zone boundaries,” External link

missoulian Friday, September 23, 2022 3:07:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “It threatens state sovereignty, brings loss of territory, and causes damage to states’ critical infrastructure as well as their existing rights under maritime zone boundaries,” External link

ABCnews Friday, September 23, 2022 2:24:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “It threatens state sovereignty, brings loss of territory, and causes damage to states’ critical infrastructure as well as their existing rights under maritime zone boundaries,” External link

seattlepi Friday, September 23, 2022 2:17:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : "I could experience the hardship which the people of Ukraine are suffering more closely, and it really leaves you speechless," External link

timesofmalta Wednesday, September 21, 2022 6:41:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We are committed to building and improving national digital learning platforms that offer digital education resources in line with those of UNESCO,” External link

timesofmalta Tuesday, September 20, 2022 7:10:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “This decision made a huge difference in the lives of those affected by this measure,” “Irrespective of your sexual orientation, the state will treat you the same as everyone else. This brought joy to many because, for the first time, it meant some people were able to give blood and help others for the first time” External link

MaltaToday Sunday, September 11, 2022 2:17:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We will always remember her fondly, especially living here as a young princess,” External link

MaltaToday Thursday, September 8, 2022 11:51:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “World peace and stability are crucial when there are currently great challenges globally, so that our people do not continue to suffer the consequences,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, September 4, 2022 1:52:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Malta will not be indifferent. We will continue to dialogue in favour of peace so that conflicts can be resolved,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, September 4, 2022 1:52:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Our aim always has been to create a budget from the people to the people. That is why we are still meeting the people wherever we can, it is not a stunt used for the election but a key tool in politics in order to listen to what ails the people and think on how we can help them,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, September 4, 2022 1:52:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “In the meantime, statistics and facts reassure us as sales in services and industry are increasing, while tourism is also recovering well,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, August 28, 2022 7:31:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “I won’t be sensationalist or populist like they [the Nationalist Party] did. It may earn you some cheers in the short term but it shows a lack of political maturity and is not a real and effective solution,” External link

timesofmalta Friday, August 26, 2022 3:14:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “My experience has taught me not to make populist statements as they come back to haunt you,” External link

timesofmalta Friday, August 26, 2022 3:14:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "The principle has always been that the mechanism reflects the agreement between all the social partners and we definitely do not want to ignore it" External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, August 21, 2022 3:16:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : "Over the past two years we have faced many challenges due to the Covid-19 pandemic, as well as recovery from the pandemic. Now, the social partners have recognized the challenges which came about due to the war in Ukraine," External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, August 21, 2022 3:16:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “These things are disgusting and unacceptable,” External link

timesofmalta Saturday, August 20, 2022 1:35:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “This is a surreal situation, which makes it even more crucial for the government to continue intervening aggressively to help people,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, July 26, 2022 10:18:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We’re at full employment but still in a situation where we might not have enough workers to carry out certain investments,” “It’s another big challenge, trying to achieve economic growth and unfortunately not having the most important resource the human one to do this” External link

MaltaToday Thursday, July 21, 2022 4:47:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The hospitality sector is always exploring creative and innovative ways to attract more visitors to Malta,” “Palazzo Ignazio is a boutique hotel offering a different culinary and cultural experience in Valletta, which has been restored in detail” External link

timesofmalta Thursday, July 14, 2022 4:49:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "I will be clear, never again should our country end up on a list like this," External link

mondaq Wednesday, July 6, 2022 3:22:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela insisted : “started before June 2021 when the action plan was agreed with FATF they started in January 2020” External link

timesofmalta Saturday, July 2, 2022 8:18:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela concluded : “That should serve as an example of how things should be done all over Malta,” External link

timesofmalta Saturday, July 2, 2022 8:18:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela charged : “It is in the power of the magistrate but that power needs to be exercised within the limits of the administration of justice and for no other motive” External link

timesofmalta Saturday, July 2, 2022 8:18:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Collectively, the EU must listen to and address the concerns of its citizens who are being affected on a daily by the effects of the conflict,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 24, 2022 10:18:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “All of these factors can lead to an increase in irregular immigration,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 24, 2022 10:18:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “This is an opportunity for Malta to further strengthen relations with strategic partners outside the EU, such as the United Kingdom,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 24, 2022 10:18:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela wrote : “This letter is being sent so that it serves as consultation as per Article 49 of the Constitution. I wait for your reaction, ideally within a week’s time,” External link

MaltaToday Thursday, June 23, 2022 7:31:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "A compromise decision was taken immediately in the best interest of both the public and the operators. We need to achieve a balance between the rights of the people to enjoy public spaces and that of the operators to work. We can’t however put a stop to commercial activities," External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, June 21, 2022 4:46:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The legal notice will be debated in parliament and I encourage the MPs to express their opinion. I believe that moderation and compromise have been reached,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, June 21, 2022 4:46:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Moderate means that it should not be excessive. Valletta will not become another Paceville and it offers quality entertainment. Maltese artists have not made a living in the past two years and they only survived thanks to the wage supplement. They are now performing in Valletta and today they can’t keep up with the amount of work that they have,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, June 21, 2022 4:46:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : “The reform process was a challenge which we turned into an example of how Malta was a reputable financial jurisdiction,” External link

wsau Friday, June 17, 2022 11:17:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "I will be clear, never again should our country end up on a list like this," External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 17, 2022 9:03:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “I will be very clear. Malta should never get back on such a list. We have to look forward and assure sustainability,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, June 17, 2022 8:57:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Today was yet another confirmation of the commitment of this administration to modernise the country, our good governance and that our institutions work,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, June 17, 2022 8:57:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “This is a confirmation of a reformist government that delivers on its promises. This was a challenge that now we have overturned in proof that we have a serious jurisdiction. Malta’s case was described as a success story,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, June 17, 2022 8:57:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "Serving on the Council of the UN provides Malta a significant opportunity to contribute to the maintenance of global peace and security," External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 10, 2022 5:26:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : "I met Manuel and Amanda. Their young son lived only for a few months of endless pain," External link

timesofmalta Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "What am I supposed to tell these couples? Are we going to tell them that we plan on remaining indifferent to their suffering? That might be easy, but not just," External link

timesofmalta Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "This procedure is available overseas, but not all couples have that budget, and why should we let them spend all that money when we can offer it here?" External link

timesofmalta Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We remain the strongest progressive force in this country because this is a government that does not close its eyes to anybody’s reality We want to give people a chance to build their own families. This is a vote for love, for a more just country,” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:13:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela insisted : “We are not introducing testing across the board or capriciously. Not everyone undergoing IVF will have access to PGT and the vast majority of cases will not be eligible. But it is useless saying we do not want to impose hardship on people unless we take the necessary decisions to ensure this does not happen,” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:13:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “This government is committed to ensure that this country no longer exports the challenges these couples face because the scientific treatment available is not offered in Malta,” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, June 8, 2022 9:13:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "If this actually happened, I not only condemn such acts, but I believe that family life should be kept totally separate from the political role one plays," External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, June 6, 2022 9:55:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela declared : “There is no conflict of interest,” External link

timesofmalta Friday, June 3, 2022 8:45:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “They are representative of the new Cabinet elected for the first time and instantly given a portfolio,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 7:02:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : “The country then had a second challenge. The Moneyval report spoke of deficiencies in anti-money laundering and countering terrorist financing structures. The report was damning,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 7:02:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela concluded : “It is easy to put the challenges of rule of law on the side. The temptation might be to put it on the back burner, but the rule of law must remain a priority. It is a catalyst,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 7:02:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The reforms were many and in my opinion we brought about a change in attitude and culture. A robust rule of law attracts investment to the country,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 7:02:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "In my opinion, I humbly believe that the biggest change since 2020 was the shift in attitude and cultural approach towards the rule of law. We want to attract serious investment and this can be done with a robust rule of law," External link

timesofmalta Tuesday, May 24, 2022 6:14:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “They are representative of the new Cabinet elected for the first time and instantly given a portfolio,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 6:06:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela told : “The country then had a second challenge. The Moneyval report spoke of deficiencies in anti-money laundering and countering terrorist financing structures. The report was damning,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 6:06:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela concluded : “It is easy to put the challenges of rule of law on the side. The temptation might be to put it on the back burner, but the rule of law must remain a priority. It is a catalyst,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 6:06:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The reforms were many and in my opinion we brought about a change in attitude and culture. A robust rule of law attracts investment to the country,” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, May 24, 2022 6:06:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The role of the newspaper as an integral part of contemporary media, and its key role as a strong instrument of democracy, were also discussed. In view of this crucial role, government will be stepping in and assisting the sector accordingly,” “The government will be providing financial assistance to newspaper publishers, as they currently face significant challenges due to the substantial increase in the price of paper” External link

MaltaToday Saturday, May 21, 2022 11:50:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “instead of offering couples the opportunity to become parents, you asked for their vote and told them to work for a better future for other children” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, May 16, 2022 3:45:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela stated : “while the PN and Grech continue with their crusade as if it’s business as usual, blatantly ignoring the vote of no confidence of the people, this government is only concerned with improving the quality of life of the people” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, May 16, 2022 3:45:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela claimed : “there will be no development in Wied Żnuber” External link

timesofmalta Sunday, May 15, 2022 3:49:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela stated : "The sentence talks about a point that we had already corrected before the judgement was given," "Our amendments we tabled this week do not talk about this sentence, but instead address new realities" External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, May 11, 2022 10:06:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "The private sector has shown interest in developing this place," External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, May 11, 2022 9:00:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "We will speak where and when it matters, within international fora and the European Union," External link

timesofmalta Tuesday, May 10, 2022 6:05:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “the Opposition Leader has unfortunately always taken a stance where it is either his decision or no decision” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, May 9, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “I will not take a confrontational approach, not in the appointing of the Ombudsman nor in the Standards Commissioner post, which will become vacant in the coming weeks. Instead, the PL in government has a strong mandate to reach a compromise when possible, and so we will extend the same hand of friendship to reach a compromise over these decisions,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, May 9, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “A compromise does not necessarily mean that the Opposition’s decisions are the only ones taken, but rather I believe that the principle should be one of solidarity with the persons occupying these roles, as well as solidarity towards the major reforms we have made in the good governance sector,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, May 9, 2022 2:07:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “I will not take a confrontational approach... I believe that the PL's strong mandate imposes on us a duty to reach a compromise whenever possible. So we will extend the same hand of friendship to reach a compromise over these decisions,” External link

timesofmalta Friday, May 6, 2022 8:22:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “When we speak of state funding, this would mean that through taxes, the public would be financing the operations of the political parties,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, May 6, 2022 3:57:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The operations of political parties should follow a sustainability model. I believe that the current regulations related to party financing provide an adequate framework, but they should move towards sustainability. This is achievable through the commercialising of party clubs,” External link

MaltaToday Friday, May 6, 2022 3:57:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “besides the celebration of workers who contribute to this society and to this country, Workers’ Day is an occasion where we reflect on the achievements we would like to achieve, the challenges that surround us, and how these can be changed into opportunities” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Whilst others focused on the country’s deficit, the government focused on having the lowest rate of unemployment and inflation, whilst ensuring that financial sustainability is withheld. Malta has the highest employment rate than ever before. As a result, we can be proud that with the decisions taken, we are approaching 1 May, with the peace of mind that work has been protected,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We will also make sure that new job opportunities will be created, including in sectors with a higher and better wage,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The government will not shy away from facing the existing realities and challenges that exist in this country, such as the cost of living,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We need to make sure that the economic wheel continues to turn. We are optimistic for the future of this country. We need to create a better balance between work and life because this is how we guarantee better social mobility,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We have been clear that while we are going to do everything necessary to take care of the nation’s health, we also want to give people their lives back; we want tourists to come back, businesses not to be hindered, and people to enjoy time spent outside with their family,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, May 1, 2022 11:34:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “Those who in the past found closed doors now have the chance to improve their quality of life,” External link

timesofmalta Sunday, May 1, 2022 6:47:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "This will be the first time since you trusted me to serve as Labour leader that we will be able to properly celebrate Labour Day and we are ready to send a strong message that we will continue to work together for a bright future for this country," External link

timesofmalta Friday, April 29, 2022 9:50:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The moment Malta’s entities start ignoring the sentences of courts, we would have anarchy and a regression in the rule of law,” External link

MaltaToday Thursday, April 28, 2022 8:10:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “The moment Malta’s entities start ignoring the sentences of courts, we would have anarchy and a regression in the rule of law,” External link

MaltaToday Thursday, April 28, 2022 7:05:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : "We are dissuading people from smoking cannabis, while not treating those who choose to do so as criminals. Drug trafficking will remain illegal," External link

deutschewelle-en Tuesday, April 19, 2022 11:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said ( about Robert Abela ) : “That is an allegation made by the Times , so feel free to hand over any information you have. It is something which happened before January 2020 [when Abela became PM],” External link

timesofmalta Sunday, April 17, 2022 3:07:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We have no time to waste in reaching our targets, although we are not very far from getting there,” “We are looking towards the IIP and European funds to sustain our efforts, although we believe that the path to success is found in partnership with the private sector” External link

timesofmalta Thursday, April 7, 2022 4:05:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "Our forefathers stood up for their rights When the Labour Party was born, it fought for the rights of those who struggled and suffered," External link

timesofmalta Thursday, March 31, 2022 12:00:00 AM EAT

Robert Abela said : “it’s time to lift all COVID restrictions” External link

MaltaToday Tuesday, March 29, 2022 6:52:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : “We gave the public more than that, we gave them €70 million worth of tax refund cheques as well as those addressing the higher cost of living,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, March 28, 2022 1:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "If you remain at home on Saturday, the politics of division will grow, as those who work it will think that they can follow the path they have drawn out for themselves. With me, you know where you stand," External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, March 28, 2022 1:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said : "But, I will never come before you with something which I know cannot be done," External link

MaltaIndipendent Monday, March 28, 2022 1:20:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela disse : "Nas próximas horas, irei reunir-me com o Presidente e aconselhá-lo a dissolver o parlamento, para que possamos realizar eleições gerais em 26 de março" External link

sol Sunday, February 20, 2022 5:42:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela déclaré : "Au cours des prochaines heures, je vais me rendre auprès du président et lui conseiller de dissoudre le parlement, afin de tenir des élections générales le 26 mars" External link

lnc Sunday, February 20, 2022 4:59:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela déclaré : "Au cours des prochaines heures, je vais me rendre auprès du président et lui conseiller de dissoudre le parlement, afin de tenir des élections générales le 26 mars" External link

francetvinfo Sunday, February 20, 2022 4:28:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela déclaré : "Au cours des prochaines heures, je vais me rendre auprès du président et lui conseiller de dissoudre le parlement, afin de tenir des élections générales le 26 mars" External link

afp-fr Sunday, February 20, 2022 3:17:00 PM EAT



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lawyer75.00%EN01/26/201726/01/2017
directeur6.25%FR09/22/201622/09/2016
chairman9.38%EN05/23/200623/05/2006
Names Lang Count
Robert AbelaEN71.21%
Robert AbelaFR15.15%
Robert AbeleEN12.12%
Robert AbelaMT1.52%


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Arnold Cassola said ( about Robert Abela ) : “Such behaviour is anathema in the democratic world,” “If this were true, there is simply no room for any discussion: Robert Abela must resign or be kicked out. Now. This country simply can’t take any more of this indecent political behaviour if true” External link

MaltaToday Saturday, October 1, 2022 10:26:00 AM EAT

Darryl Grima stated ( about Robert Abela ) : “Since it is abundantly clear that the police are not in a position to enforce the law, the hunting season should not open before mid-October when the majority of birds migrating are protected species. The smokescreen Wild Rabbit hunting season should also end in July for the same reasons. Seeing this Government’s track record on hunting, trapping and the rule of law this might be the intention all along with the hunting season being a smokescreen for a free-for-all massacre of anything with feathers. We urge European Commissioner for Environment Virginijus Sinkevičius to take immediate action against Malta a lawless state when it comes to hunting and trapping. Furthermore, given also that PM Robert Abela has not even bothered to answer our open letter, the blood of all the protected birds that will (and already are) be massacred for his party’s political expediency will be on his hands!” External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, September 4, 2022 1:52:00 PM EAT

Darryl Grima concluded ( about Robert Abela ) : “Furthermore, given also that PM Robert Abela has not even bothered to answer our open letter, the blood of all the protected birds that will (and already are) be massacred for his party’s political expediency will be on his hands,” External link

gozonews Wednesday, August 31, 2022 6:36:00 PM EAT

George Vella said ( about Robert Abela ) : "I am truly saddened by the news of the loss of Mr Kevin Abela, a photographer within the Department of Information. I offer my sincere condolences to his family, friends and colleagues," External link

MaltaIndipendent Sunday, August 21, 2022 3:16:00 AM EAT

Daniel Micallef said ( about Robert Abela ) : “The words ‘promised’ and fulfilled’ are what characterise the proposals that Prime Minister Robert Abela promised to implement in the first 100 days of a new Labour government,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Saturday, July 9, 2022 11:22:00 AM EAT

Ramona Attard said ( about Robert Abela ) : “The amendments reflect the couple’s voices who did not want to speak out publicly. We have the power to change people’s lives for the better, this is our track record and this is Robert Abela’s track record,” External link

MaltaIndipendent Friday, June 10, 2022 5:26:00 PM EAT

Mark Sultana said ( about Robert Abela ) : “We sincerely believe that Prime Minister Robert Abela is being misled and misinformed about the latest proposals on bird ringing,” External link

MaltaToday Wednesday, May 11, 2022 12:10:00 PM EAT

Robert Abela said ( about Robert Abela ) : “That is an allegation made by the Times , so feel free to hand over any information you have. It is something which happened before January 2020 [when Abela became PM],” External link

timesofmalta Sunday, April 17, 2022 3:07:00 PM EAT