Tag: EU Commission

EU underscores need to address institutional shortcomings

The Commission has recommended to Malta that it completes reforms addressing current shortcomings in institutional capacity and governance to enhance judicial independence.

EU Commissioner says door for dialogue with Poland is open

The door for a dialogue between Poland and the European Union on judicial reform issues is open and the EU hopes to find a long-term solution to ongoing tensions, EU Values and Transparency Commissioner Vera Jourova said in Warsaw on Tuesday.

Opposition is inconsistent; EU is approving of our economic model and...

Prime Minister and Partit Laburista (PL) leader Joseph Muscat called the Opposition inconsistent during his Sunday morning contribution on his party’s radio station.

Maltese heroes in EU-wide Campaign

Six people from Malta have been selected as ‘local heroes’ in an ongoing campaign by the EU Commission. The EU Protects campaign features...

Macron cries foul as EU lawmakers snub French pick for industry...

French President Emmanuel Macron insisted Sylvie Goulard was the victim of a "political game" on Thursday after France's choice to be the...

No record of public enforcement of State aid rules in Malta...

Legal counsel Clement Mifsud-Bonnici said that there is no record of public enforcement of State aid rules in Malta. He also said that there...

Negative deficit trend in Government Finances – de Marco

Opposition Finance spokesperson and Partit Nazzjonalista MP Mario de Marco, states that monthly deficits in government finances, that in the first two months of...

FKNK proposes 2019 Spring hunting season

The Federation for Hunting & Conservation (FKNK) has proposed a Spring hunting season for turtle dove and quail for 2019 during the Malta Ornis...

Watch: No disembarkation of migrants in sight – Sea Watch

Sea Watch has told reporters that three German cities have declared an interest in welcoming their rescued migrants, but a safe port of disembarkation...

Commissioner Avramopoulos calls on Member States to provide support

EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos has called on Member States to provide their support and contribute to this joint effort...