Malta could end up paying more than it receives for EU coronavirus recovery, expert warns
EU expert Peter Agius says EU €750 billion COVID-19 recovery plan could end up increasing tax burden for some of Malta's most important industries
David Casa urges EU to introduce measures banning SLAPP
Nationalist Party MEP David Casa calls on European Commission to put in place measures to eliminate Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation (SLAPP) in EU
Alfred Sant questions which countries will end up benefiting from EU coronavirus recovery plan

Labour MEP says EU's €750 billion COVID-19 recovery plan could prove beneficial to some member states more than others

Labour MEP says EU's €750 billion COVID-19...

Almost €1 billion in EU COVID-19 recovery package proposed for Malta

Malta could receive €992 million to recover from impact of coronavirus as part of €750 billion EU rescue package

Malta could receive €992 million to recover from...

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

Marilyn Casha, wife of surgeon Aaron Casha, who died from...

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...

Malta could be on a collision course with European...

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...