Tag: member states

EC to prolong restriction on non-essential travel

On Wednesday the European Commission invited Schengen Member States and Schengen Associated States to prolong the temporary restriction on non-essential travel to the EU until 15 May.

UK looks to the future as EU sings Auld Lang Syne

The 27 EU member states that Britain will leave behind in Brussels, on Friday, approved the withdrawal agreement reached on October 2019 after more than three years of negotiations.

Malta has the 2nd worst share of renewable energy amongst EU...

In 2018, the share of energy from renewable sources in gross final energy consumption reached 18.0% in the European Union (EU), up from 17.5% in 2017 and more than double the share in 2004 (8.5%), the first year for which the data are available. These figures were published by Eurostat.

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...

EU’s response to child poverty: ECA publish audit preview

The European Court of Auditors (ECA) has published an audit preview on the EU’s response to child poverty. The full audit report is expected...

EU leaders call for all citizens to exercise their right to...

The Heads of the states of Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Germany, Estonia, Ireland, Greece, France, Croatia, Italy, Cyprus, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Malta, Austria, Poland, Portugal,...

European Member states endorse ‘Metsola Law’

A new law addressing European Border security concerns, has been endorsed by European Member States today.The ‘Metsola Law’, named after the MEP Roberta Metsola,...

‘Flexible policies needed to fit developing AI technology’ – Cardona

“Malta believes that any policies put in place should be sufficiently flexible to meet the changing circumstances," said Economy Minister Chris Cardona during the...

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...

EP demands member states do more to protect LGBTI children’s rights

The European Parliament has called on all Member States to beef up anti-discrimination legislation when it comes to protecting LGBTI children's rights. They also...