Updated  |  Salvini accuses Malta of giving fuel, urging migrants to Lampedusa
The Italian Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini, defined Malta's act of assisting migrants towards the Italian island as "hostile" and "mad"
EPP chooses Manfred Weber as top candidate for European Commission president
Manfred Weber will be a favourite to take over from Jean-Claude Juncker as European Commission head, if his party earns the most seats in May's elections
Sant: partisan MEPs instrumentalised rule of law to criticise Labour government

Labour MEP accuses MEPs of using alleged breaches of rule of law to foment criticism directed at government

Labour MEP accuses MEPs of using alleged breaches of rule...

Tremors felt in Malta after earthquake in Greece

Tremors where felt in Malta in the early hours of Friday morning, after an...

Tremors where felt in Malta in the early hours of Friday...

European Commission has ‘no information confirming’ Malta medical visas allegations

Replying to a parliamentary question by MEP Mario Borghezio, the Commission said that allegations of visas being issued fraudulently should be investigation by...

Replying to a parliamentary question by MEP Mario...

Migrants held in Italy over girl's death

Three migrants from Senegal and Nigeria have been arrested by police investigating the rape and killing of a girl whose death has been seized upon by the...

Three migrants from Senegal and Nigeria have been arrested...

ALS sufferer Bjorn Formosa is Malta’s European Citizen of the year

Bjorn Formosa was nominated by Malta’s MEPs

Bjorn Formosa was nominated by Malta’s MEPs

Malta-UK agreements to remain in place after Brexit - Prime Minister

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said Maltese students in Britain need not worry,...

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said Maltese students in...

[WATCH] EU rejects Italy's budget and gives three week deadline for review

The European Commission has rejected Italy's budget for 2019, the first time Brussels has taken such a decision but Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe...

The European Commission has rejected Italy's...

Wider disclosure on insurance products could damage Malta firms, MEP says

Labour MEP Alfred Sant says Brussels should carry out impact assessment on SMEs over new disclosure rules on financial products

Labour MEP Alfred Sant says Brussels should carry out...

Ban passport selling schemes in the EU, European Socialists say

The Socialists and Democrats group, of which the Maltese Labour Party is a...

The Socialists and Democrats group, of which the Maltese...

Brexit date fast approaching but nothing is certain yet, Joseph Muscat says

As EU leaders meet at a summit in Brussels, Prime Minister Joseph Muscat outlined the issues behind Brexit’s Irish border problem

As EU leaders meet at a summit in Brussels, Prime Minister...

Bavarian lessons: When aping the far right backfires

With the German socialists in terminal decline, the Greens’ victory...

With the German socialists in terminal decline, the...

Brexit effect: 65% of Maltese say they would vote to stay in the EU

New public opinion survey shows that EU is ‘more appreciated than...

New public opinion survey shows that EU is ‘more...

Sant urges 5% increase in minimum wage across EU

The Labour MEP said that with corporations’ profits increasing and public...

The Labour MEP said that with corporations’ profits...

EU Media Committee adopts PN MEP Zammit Dimech’s whistleblower proposals

Francis Zammit Dimech, member of the Committee responsible for media at the European Parliament in Brussels had tabled legislation on whistleblowers under the...

Francis Zammit Dimech, member of the Committee responsible...

Brexit deal expected by November - Juncker

The UK is due to leave the EU on 29 March 2019, but to date there is no deal...

The UK is due to leave the EU on 29 March 2019, but to date...

EU condemns Russia for cyber attacks by its military

Russia has been accused by the UK, Netherlands and the US of conducting cyber...

Russia has been accused by the UK, Netherlands and the US...

EU focusing on Malta, ignoring more serious money-laundering elsewhere - Sant

Labour MEP Alfred Sant asked EU Commissioner Vera Jourova what the European Commission was doing regarding money laundering in Estonia, the Netherlands and...

Labour MEP Alfred Sant asked EU Commissioner Vera Jourova...

[WATCH] Dalli’s emissions proposal approved by European Parliament

The proposal, which looks to achieve a 40% reduction in CO2 emissions from...

The proposal, which looks to achieve a 40% reduction...