Tag: immigration

Good governance and migration top agenda in Brussels meetings

Prime Minister Robert Abela met for the first time as Prime Minister the European Commissioners and European Parliament Presidents during Brussels meetings. The need for good governance and the issue of illegal immigration topped the agenda for Prime Minister Robert Abela.

“Ending this chapter should be our main priority” – President Vella

Vella noted that the Maltese people did not give up its values which lie at the heart of society, such as the dedication to work, honesty, tolerance, inclusion and democratic life

Watch: Fire breaks out at Marsa Open Centre; 20 arrested

A fire broke out in the Marsa Open Centre.

200 people in distress rescued; Italy informed – Alarm Phone

The independent support for people crossing the Mediterranean Sea Alarm Phone said that 200 people in distress were rescued and that the Italian authorities...

Denmark sets up temporary border control at border with Sweden

Denmark will set up temporary border controls at the Swedish border starting next month, the country's justice minister Nick Haekkerup said on...

Watch: 44 migrants transferred to AFM patrol vessel

Forty-four immigrants have been transferred to Malta by way of the Armed Forces of Malta (AFM).An AFM spokesperson...

Germany could stop migrant relocation process – spokesperson

A spokesperson for the German Interior Ministry said the country could seek to leave the planned redistribution of asylum seekers if the...

Ħal Safi protest: ‘Most immigrants abided by instructions’ – Govt

Minister for Home Affairs Michael Farrugia stated that during yesterday’s protest at Ħal Safi’s detention centre, most immigrants abided by the instructions...

17 year old migrant detained after attempt to escape detention centre

A 17 year old immigrant was apprehended after attempting to escape from Ħal Safi’s Detention Centre.A spokesperson for the...