European Commission 'corrects' Labour MEP over EU fisheries policy, Maltese fishing
The European Commission’s representation in Malta has issued a statement contradicting Alfred Sant’s declarations on how EU directives have negatively affected Maltese...
[WATCH] In Europe, waste crimes top list of crimes against environment
Interpol survey amongst European countries finds that member states are mainly concerned with corruption links to environment crime • Malta still needs to strengthen research...
EU's economic success reliant on bloc's social policy, commissioner insists

European Commisioner for Social Affairs and Inclusion Marianne Thyssen says that policy developed for the people is best developed close to the people.

European Commisioner for Social Affairs and Inclusion...

BirdLife Malta among 230 organisations calling for 'sustainable future'

Over 230 organisations have held that European values are being undermined, calling on EU leaders 'to set Europe on the path to a sustainable future...

Over 230 organisations have held that European values...

Europe at a crossroads: what will guarantee a future?

The European Commission’s new boss, Jean-Claude Juncker, has presented...

The European Commission’s new boss, Jean-Claude...

Miriam Dalli ranked second most influential MEP on environmental policy

VoteWatch Europe has drawn up a list of influential MEPs on environmental policy and Labour MEP Miriam Dalli was ranked second

VoteWatch Europe has drawn up a list of influential MEPs on...

EU to hold special Brexit summit on 29 April, Tusk says

The European Union will hold a summit of leaders on 29 April to conclude...

The European Union will hold a summit of leaders on 29...

25,000 Maltese citizens suffer from a rare disease

The Maltese government is promoting cooperation in research into rare diseases...

The Maltese government is promoting cooperation in research...

Theresa May to trigger Article 50 next week, officially notifying EU of Brexit

Theresa May will trigger the Brexit process by invoking Article 50 on Wednesday 29 March, the UK Prime Minister’s spokesman has confirmed

Theresa May will trigger the Brexit process by...

[WATCH] Malta to launch bid for European Medicines Agency at end of EU28 health ministers’ meeting

Health ministers from all EU member states, Norway, Sweden and Lichtenstein are meeting in Malta to discuss the prevention of childhood obesity, structured...

Health ministers from all EU member states, Norway, Sweden...

Germany's socialists elect Martin Schulz as leader to challenge Merkel

Martin Schulz was anointed leader of the Social Democrats with 100% of the valid votes cast at a special convention

Martin Schulz was anointed leader of the Social Democrats...

Sant says no to Malta joining a European defence policy

Alfred Sant argues that a Common Security and Defence Policy would reinforce...

Alfred Sant argues that a Common Security and Defence...

Polish MEP suspended without pay for saying women are less intelligent than men

The European Parliament has suspended a Polish politician for 10 days after he said during a debate that women should earn less than men because they are...

The European Parliament has suspended a Polish politician...

Updated | Employers can ban headscarves from workplaces, European court rules

The European Court of Justice has ruled that employers are allowed to ban employees from wearing visible religious symbols in the workplace

The European Court of Justice has ruled that employers are...

UK parliament passes Brexit Bill and opens way to triggering Article 50

The UK parliament has passed the Brexit Bill, paving the way for the government to trigger Article 50, giving Brussels formal notification that...

The UK parliament has passed the Brexit Bill, paving the...

UK ministers expect MPs to reject Brexit Bill changes

UK ministers believe MPs will reject the two changes made to the Brexit Bill in...

UK ministers believe MPs will reject the two changes made...

Polish PM accuses Hollande of blackmail, mocks his 4% poll rating

'Am I supposed to take seriously the blackmail of a president who has a 4%...

'Am I supposed to take seriously the blackmail of a...

‘I hope UK will rejoin EU one day’ – Juncker

'The day will come when the British re-enter the boat, I hope' -...

'The day will come when the British re-enter the boat,...

‘Unity’ will be the buzzword for EU’s 60th birthday

After Poland’s row, EU leaders increase resolve to push messages of unity...

After Poland’s row, EU leaders increase resolve to...

'No comment' on EU long-detention proposal

The Council of Europe has warned leaders that a Commission’s proposal to...

The Council of Europe has warned leaders that a...

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