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KURT SANSONE WITH no agreement yet on the next president, Speaker of the House Anglu Farrugia could end up acting president after George Vella's term expires next month. So far, talks between Prime Minister Robert Abela and Opposition leader Bernard Grech on Vella's replacement have reached an impasse with less than a month to go. Vella's term expires on 4 April and the Constitution says he should remain in of- fice until parliament appoints a replacement. However, sources close to the Palace told MaltaToday that Vella, who will be 82 in April, has told close associates that he does not wish to carry on. "Given their age, the President and his wife Miriam want to re- tire to their Żejtun home, which was recently refurbished," the sources said. PAGE 8 EQUALITY FROM THE HEART WWW.MALTATODAY.COM.MT SUNDAY 10 MARCH 2024 • ISSUE 1270 • PUBLISHED EVERY WEDNESDAY AND SUNDAY → direct Sign up today! My card, digital, global & free. 2557 4400 MeDirect Bank (Malta) plc, company registration number C34125, is licensed by the Malta Financial Services Authority under the Banking Act (Cap. 371). New EU directive and Malta's proposal analysed PAGES 12 - 13 New buildings taking up over 24,000sq.m set for PA approval PAGES 2 - 3 Malta Enterprise committee says it was misled by management PAGE 4 Sofia Inquiry SLAPP Manoel Island Future leader? maltatoday KARL AZZOPARDI Why Anglu Farrugia may end up acting president Brussels is mixed bag of emotions on possible Muscat return PAGE 6 Maltese twice as likely as other Europeans to pay for private health services PAGE 4 €1.95 PN's Darren Carabott PN's Darren Carabott on voter apathy, the on voter apathy, the police, Kusi Dismark police, Kusi Dismark and over-population and over-population INTERVIEW MT2 AS the European Parliament election looms ever closer, Joseph Muscat contin- ues to tease his followers, and cynics, on whether he would be throwing his hat in the ring. Speaker Anglu Farrugia will assume the duties of president in line with the Constitution if no bi-partisan agreement is reached on George Vella's replacement Joseph Muscat

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