Frontliner who lost husband to COVID-19, nominated for European Citizen award
Marilyn Casha, wife of surgeon Aaron Casha, who died from COVID-19, nominated for European Citizen prize
Will Malta’s Ottoman whip work? Risky gamble could burn EU bridges
Malta could be on a collision course with European interests who dislike small EU member states upending their foreign policy plans in Libya. In a risky gamble, Malta is courting...
Dalli, Casa on Malta’s migration challenge: EU solidarity hard to come by

MEPs take questions on challenges faced by Malta and Europe in COVID-19

MEPs take questions on challenges faced by Malta and Europe...

EU foreign minister plays down Malta deal on Irini withdrawal

Josep Borrell claims Libya needs political stability to stop migratory wave,...

Josep Borrell claims Libya needs political stability to...

Europe must emerge stronger from this crisis

A message from the President of the European Parliament David Sassoli, the...

A message from the President of the European Parliament...

Updated | Malta vetoes Irini spending after withdrawing from EU naval mission

Maltese government to inform EC it will no longer provide boarding team to Operation Irini, which is attempting to stop Turkish weapons to Libyan GNA

Maltese government to inform EC it will no longer provide...

Brussels has lukewarm response to complaints of migrant pushbacks

MEPs complain of lack of solidarity to help frontline states like Malta and...

MEPs complain of lack of solidarity to help frontline...

Roberta Metsola calls on EU to respond to migrant situation, EPP launches policy

The new policy proposes addressing the root causes of migration by investing in Africa, as well as securing Europe's borders with 10,000 border guards

The new policy proposes addressing the root causes of...

EU anti-fraud agency uncovers financial irregularities by MEPs

OLAF inds MEPs from two member states would transfer part of their...

OLAF inds MEPs from two member states would...

Libyan coastguard capacity depleted by renewed fighting and COVID-19, Frontex chief says

Malta and Italy experienced 400% increase in migrant arrivals this year, Frontex executive director Fabrice Leggeri tells MEPs

Malta and Italy experienced 400% increase in migrant...

Labour MEP takes Busuttil to task over silence on Orbán's coronavirus clampdown

Labour MEP Miriam Dalli has taken former Nationalist Party leader Simon Busuttil to task over his silence on Hungarian prime minister Viktor...

Labour MEP Miriam Dalli has taken former Nationalist...

Malta granted protection to 435 asylum seekers, seventh highest rate in EU on per capita basis

The EU’s three smallest countries, including Malta, were among the top seven countries to grant protection to asylum seekers in 2019 when compared to...

The EU’s three smallest countries, including Malta,...

Bartolo claims EU agrees on Libyan aid, Borrell shows little knowledge of Malta request

Foreign Minister Evarist Bartolo says the EU Foreign Affairs Council has agreed to Malta’s proposal for a humanitarian mission in Libya with...

Foreign Minister Evarist Bartolo says the EU...

MEPs ask EU to relax state aid rules for islands like Malta after coronavirus crisis

Labour MEPs join call to European Commission to relax state aid rules for island-economies that are dependent on tourism and air travel

Labour MEPs join call to European Commission to relax state...

Europe’s financial ‘bazooka’ not big enough for post-COVID recovery – Sant

Labour MEP Alfred Sant: EU underestimating ripple effects of COVID-19 economic downturn

Labour MEP Alfred Sant: EU underestimating ripple effects...

MEPs call for €50 billion EU COVID-19 solidarity fund

MEPs want to see a massive recovery package and solidarity fund to support the...

MEPs want to see a massive recovery package and solidarity...

WHO to issue guidelines for gradual COVID-19 exit strategy in Europe

The World Health Organisation’s regional office in Europe will release...

The World Health Organisation’s regional office in...

European Greens say Malta cannot be left to face migrant crisis alone

Greens says solution must protect lives of migrants and prevent a...

Greens says solution must protect lives of migrants...

Delia tells EU commissioner asylum seekers must be redistributed among member states

PN leader speaks to EU Commissioner Ylva Johansson, saying rejected asylum seekers must be repatriated with immediate effect

PN leader speaks to EU Commissioner Ylva Johansson, saying...

Dalli leads socialist MEPs in coronavirus plan for green economic recovery

Labour MEP Miriam Dalli is part of a new EU initiative to sustainably revive Europe’s economy after COVID-19

Labour MEP Miriam Dalli is part of a new EU initiative to...