Syrian asylum seekers push EU protection claims to 435,000
Large increase to almost 435,000 asylum applicants registered in the EU28 in 2013
Concern over migration continues to rise
Since an attempt to make Europe ‘wake up and smell the coffee’ in a botched pushback, concern on migration has only continued to rise on the eve of the European...
Children of parents with ‘low’ education unlikely to progress into university

Maltese parents who completed secondary education were unlikely to have children progressing academically and take up university education.

Maltese parents who completed secondary education were...

MaltaToday Survey | Latest trust ratings on our Facebook page

Muscat retains strong trust lead, but ‘Tagħna Lkoll’ loses its sheen

Muscat retains strong trust lead, but ‘Tagħna...

Circulatory diseases main cause of death for over-65s

Causes of death in the EU28 in 2010: Circulatory diseases main cause of death...

Causes of death in the EU28 in 2010: Circulatory diseases...

Which EU state welcomed the most new citizens in 2011?

EU27 member states granted citizenship to around 780,000 persons in 2011

EU27 member states granted citizenship to around 780,000...

EU’s population climbs to 505.7 million in 2013

Malta has 9.1% relative increase in population • More than 5 million babies...

Malta has 9.1% relative increase in population • More...

MaltaToday survey | Majority favour ‘civil unions’ but not gay adoption

Gay adoptions mainly supported by women, the young, university-educated and also Labour voters who switched from the PN.

Gay adoptions mainly supported by women, the young,...

Muscat’s cabinet of ministers 18% costlier over 2013

Total salaries for ministerial secretariats is over €11 million but...

Total salaries for ministerial secretariats is over...

MaltaToday survey | Malta says yes to Budget, no to sale of citizenship

Only 26% agree with award of citizenship to foreigners paying €650,000 – 53% disagree • 53% say budget has affected them positively, only 3.5% say it is...

Only 26% agree with award of citizenship to foreigners...

Malta has highest proportion of built-up area in all EU

At 33% of land area, small Malta has the highest proportion of built-up area

At 33% of land area, small Malta has the highest proportion...

MaltaToday Survey | Coleiro Preca most popular minister, Anton Refalo weakest link

‘Rate the Minister’ survey continues to be dominated by ministers occupying the social policy or education portfolio.

‘Rate the Minister’ survey continues to be dominated by...

MaltaToday Identity Survey | Language is what makes us Maltese

Find out which personality is Malta’s best export, our favourite foods, the...

Find out which personality is Malta’s best export, our...

Residential property prices drop again in the first quarter of 2013

Apartment prices fall but other property prices keep increasing

Apartment prices fall but other property prices keep...

Sweden’s asylum burden and Malta’s proportionately the same

Maltese politicians don’t tell the electorate that Sweden receives as many...

Maltese politicians don’t tell the electorate that Sweden...

MaltaToday survey | The Great Siege syndrome: one in five thinks Malta is being ‘invaded’

Fear of ‘invasion’ and being ‘taken over’ emerges as top immigration concern of Maltese, strongest among Labour voters and respondents who lack a...

Fear of ‘invasion’ and being ‘taken over’ emerges...

How rich is Joseph Muscat's cabinet of ministers?

Full data of all the declarations by government ministers in 2013.

Full data of all the declarations by government ministers...

Malta’s foreign population at 4.5% of population

European social statistics pocketbook presents all social statistics

European social statistics pocketbook presents all social...

MaltaToday survey | Majority against spring hunting, Armier shantytown and Gozo bridge

60% against spring hunting, Armier shacks and 52% against Gozo bridge

60% against spring hunting, Armier shacks and 52% against...

MaltaToday Survey | Muscat more trusted, but drops four points since June

Prime Minister's performance rated positively by 42.1% in July survey, but loses 4.3 points from last survey rating.

Prime Minister's performance rated positively by 42.1% in...