Tag: european commissioner

Former EU Commissioner appointed UM Pro-Chancellor

Vella who served as European Commissioner for the Environment, Fisheries and Maritime, had served as Minister in various cabinets along the years under four different prime ministers. He was first elected MP in 1976.

NGOs call on EU Commissioner to intervene over migrants housed on...

Aditus Foundation, JRS Malta and Integra Foundation questioned whether the chartered vessels were adequate to hold such a large group of people on board for days on end.

“Commissioner Karmenu Vella’s work is appreciated by the European community” –...

President George Vella received outgoing European Commissioner (EC) for the Environment, Fisheries and Maritime Affairs Karmenu Vella on a courtesy call at...

Watch: 2 groups of asylum seekers leave for a better life...

Two groups of asylum seekers were relocated to Portugal and France, the government said in a statement.The...

EU broadens its dirty-money blacklist, adds Saudi Arabia

The European Commission added Saudi Arabia, Panama, Nigeria and other jurisdictions to a blacklist of nations that pose a threat because of lax controls...

Exclusive: ‘Malta must do more against money laundering’ – Jourová

The Maltese government’s slow pace in the implementation of anti-money laundering measures has led the European Commission to open infringement procedures against Malta. European...