Muscat meets Maltese community in New York

DOI - Jason Borg

Tista' taqra bil- Malti.

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat met with the Maltese community living in New York.

In a statement, the Office of the Prime Minister stated that Muscat talked with different generations of Maltese citizens. Muscat is visiting the United States for the United Nations’ General Assembly.

Muscat expressed his appreciation for the Maltese community that although they live far from home, they still hold a place for Malta in their heart.

The Prime Minister explained how currently, there are ongoing discussions so that Malta’s national airline, Air Malta, would start flying direct flights from Malta to New York. He added that he is sure that he believes that this news would be announced in about a years time.