Tag: European Union

UK will not automatically deport EU nationals after Brexit – Verhofstadt

Britain will not automatically deport European Union citizens who have not applied for the right to remain in the country after Brexit

Maltese place third in eating out

Malta was the third largest spender on eating out among all European Union (EU) countries in 2018.

Malta one of nine countries blocking France’s position on EU enlargement

Austria, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Poland and Slovenia backed a counter-proposal to France’s drive changing the process for taking in new members.

EU tells Malta to hasten push for independent judges, prosecutors

The European Commission urged Malta on Monday to speed up reforms to ensure the independence of its judiciary amid uproar over the investigation into the 2017 murder of journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia.

Turkish official says EU should boost funding of Syrian refugees

EU funds support the roughly 3.5 million Syrian refugees in Turkey, after Syria's more than eight year war killed hundreds of thousands and pushed millions from their homes. In turn, Turkey has agreed to halt further immigration to Europe.

“Richer will get more”: Poorer states say EU spending proposals unfair

The European Union's eastern and southern countries on Tuesday rejected efforts to cap aid they receive from the EU budget and attach...

In election pitch, Johnson backs his deal over no-deal Brexit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has put his Brexit withdrawal deal at the centre of his election campaign, rejecting an electoral pact...

Most Maltese first residence permits granted for employment

Most first residence permits issued by the Maltese authorities in 2018, were granted to those seeking employment in Malta.EUROSTAT...

Child abuse: 4 victims identified; Malta takes part in collaboration

Four victims of child abuse have been identified following a collaboration between various countries including Malta, Europol and INTERPOL.

EU should accept UK’s request for extension – European Council President

The European Union should ‘accept the UK’s request for an extension’ over Brexit, the President of the European Council has said. Donald...