Tag: EU

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...

New EU Presidency proposing measures to analyse rule of law in...

The Finnish Presidency of the European Council has said it will be proposing new measures to analyse and report on rule of law with...

Malta will act with common sense and a pro-activity – Muscat

Prime Minister and Partit Laburista leader Joseph Muscat and said that Malta will continue using its common sense and be part a pro-active European...

Updated: Italian govt should realize ‘gravity of emergency’; let them disembark...

The President of the European Parliament David Sassoli, has called on the Italian Government to allow the Open Arms rescue vessel to disembark the...

Delia appeals to Muscat to make human life a priority

Opposition and Partit Nazzjonalista (PN) Leader Adrian Delia has made an appeal to the Prime Minister Joseph Muscat for the migrants waiting in the...

With Iran deal teetering on brink, Europeans assess next steps

European foreign ministers will seek to flesh out how to convince Iran and the United States to reduce tensions and initiate a dialogue when...