Tag: Maltese Government

Maltese govt urged to meet its human rights obligations towards migrants

In a letter addressed to the Prime Minister of Malta, Robert Abela, published today, the Commissioner Mijatovic has urged the Maltese government to fully meet its human rights obligations towards migrants, including asylum seekers and refugees, who cross the Mediterranean to reach Europe.

Christopher Guest More Jr extradited to the UK

On Sunday Maltese authorities were involved in an operation whereby Christopher Guest More Jr was moved from the Corradino Correctional Facility (CCF) to be extradited to the United Kingdom.

“Govt didn’t have courage to immediately implement travel ban”

The Confederation of Malta Trade Unions (CMTU) and the UĦM Voice of the Workers expressed their disappointment rtoward the Maltese government for failing to immediately stop flights to avoid the imporation of coronavirus.

77 migrants to be brought to Malta

In a statement issued by the Maltese Government, an agreement has been reached for the disembarkation of two NGO boats that have been in Mediterranean waters intercepting immigrants during the last few days.

Council of Europe plans to close Youth Sector; KNŻ objects

The Maltese National Youth Council is calling on the Maltese government to opposed Council of Europe proposals to end the Youth Sector because of...

EP approves new public holiday; up to the Government now

It is now up to the Maltese Government to declare the 9th May, Europe Day, a public holiday after a resolution on Treaty provisions...

FKNK commissions legal report over ‘four’ unfair amendments

The Federation for Hunting and Conservation has presented a legal report to the Maltese government and European Commission over hunting amendments it deems unfair.This...

‘Check your facts’ – Maltese Government to Di Maio

The Government of Malta is calling on the Italian Deputy Prime Minister to ‘check his facts’, regarding the rescued migrants on Sea Watch 3.The...

Khashoggi’s death: Government expects “meticulous investigation”

A spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that the Government expects a “meticulous investigation” into the killing of Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal...