Tag: EU

Malta should hold Brazil accountable over Amazon – PD

Partit Demokratiku has called on the Maltese government to use its position in the European Union, to hold the Brazilian government accountable for deforestation...

New Brexit deal gets unanimous approval from EU leaders

European leaders have unanimously endorsed the Brexit deal, formally sending it to the British Parliament for ratification.The Brexit...

UK PM to request Brexit delay if no new deal with...

The British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that if he is unable to agree a new deal with the European Union...

Ministerial Migration Meeting: ministers aim to create new policies; NGOs urge...

The ministerial meeting on Migration at Fort Saint Angelo on Monday, is set to create a new framework on EU Migration policies.Home Affairs Minister...

Sicilian competition features in pre-budget discussions

Competition faced by Maltese companies was the main card on the table in pre-budget discussions held between Prime Minister Joseph Muscat and the...

Vehicle taxation in Malta as a percentage of total taxation is...

By  Alfred A. FarrugiaVehicle taxation in Malta, as a percentage of total taxation is the highest in the European Union according to the latest...

Photos: Iran’s nuclear chief: EU has failed to fulfil 2015 deal...

Iran's nuclear chief said on Sunday the European parties to the 2015 nuclear deal have failed to fulfil their commitments under the pact, a...

New Italian coalition sworn in, seeks better ties with Europe

Italy's new government, combining the anti-establishment 5-Star Movement and centre-left Democratic Party (PD), was sworn into office on Thursday, promising to reset Rome's often-fraught...

70% of Maltese deaths were avoidable – Eurostat 

Eurostat statistics have shown that 69.9% of Maltese deaths of persons under 75 in 2016 were avoidable. There were a total of 868 avoidable...

Extreme weather damages; €293.5m for EU states

The European Union’s Budgets Committee has today passed the granting of €293.5 million from the EU Solidarity Fund to support the Austria, Italy and...