Brussels sounds note of caution in midst of MEPs’ criticism in Malta rule of law debate
Austrian far-right MEP likens Malta to drug cartel TV series ‘Narcos’ in rule of law debate that also focuses on taxation and passport sale
MEPs demand stepped up fight against tax evasion by European council, member states
During an urgent debate on ‘sharp practices’ prompted by the Paradise Papers leak, finances ministers were told they should not hide behind unanimity
Brexit plan 'in paralysis', with ministers set to delay EU withdrawal bill

Brexit bill faces ‘weeks of delays’ over fears Tory rebels could vote against it

Brexit bill faces ‘weeks of delays’ over fears...

PANA Committee demands ‘international investigation’ into Caruana Galizia assassination

The committee paid tribute to the journalist, who was killed on Monday, with a minute’s silence, while condemning the attack in ‘the strongest...

The committee paid tribute to the journalist, who was...

Austria may see far-right in government

Sebastian Kurz from the Conservative People's Party is set to become the world’s youngest leader but the 31-year-old may have to govern with the...

Sebastian Kurz from the Conservative People's Party is...

Sant warns against EU federalism: ‘Small member states’ voice will be silenced’

Former prime minister and Labour MEP says Malta faces major dilemma with greater EU control

Former prime minister and Labour MEP says Malta faces major...

Labour MEP calls for Europol action on online child abuse

The report called on Europol and member states to employ white hat hackers,...

The report called on Europol and member states to employ...

Carmelo Abela condemns violence in Spain, but Malta will respect court’s decision

Malta follows the European Commission’s approach of regarding the independence referendum an internal matter for Spain

Malta follows the European Commission’s approach of...

EU affairs secretary sets out Labour vision for ‘21st century social dialogue’

Aaron Farrugia to set out plans for dialogue with social partners for long-term goals

Aaron Farrugia to set out plans for dialogue with social...

Malta the only EU country to fulfill asylum relocation quota

Member States fulfill just 28.7% of the relocation target whilst Malta is the...

Member States fulfill just 28.7% of the relocation target...

Theresa May calls for trade transition period after Brexit

The UK Prime Minister said that after the leaving the EU, trade should continue...

The UK Prime Minister said that after the leaving the EU,...

Alfred Sant requests European Commission action on Ryanair flight cancellations

The airline has told some 400,000 passengers that their flight have been cancelled following a pilot rostering blunder

The airline has told some 400,000 passengers that their...

Għaqda Każini tal-Banda wins 2017 European Citizens' Prize

First awarded in 2008, the European Citizens' Prize has recognised...

First awarded in 2008, the European Citizens'...

10 key takeaways from Juncker’s State of the Union speech

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today delivered his 2017...

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker today...

EU will ‘move on’ from Brexit, says Juncker in state of union speech

European commission president says the UK’s departure is tragic and Nigel Farage will regret it, but the EU, as well as the UK, will go on

European commission president says the UK’s departure...

State of the Union debate: shaping the future of the EU

In the presence of all commissioners, the House will discuss ways forward to...

In the presence of all commissioners, the House will...

Dalli and Metsola are Malta’s most influential MEPs, new ranking confirms

Votewatch ranking of most influential members says Malta’s MEPs are punching above their weight

Votewatch ranking of most influential members says...

Updated | Alfred Sant abstains in EP vote approving Busuttil’s nomination to EU panel

Head of PL delegation to the European Parliament Alfred Sant did not take part in a vote approving Simon Busuttil’s appointment to an experts panel...

Head of PL delegation to the European Parliament Alfred...

Under threat of EU closure, Malta not ruling out new trapping season

The re-opening of the trapping season in Malta has not yet been ruled out, but...

The re-opening of the trapping season in Malta has not yet...

Mizzi calls for lower international phone calls charge

Labour MEP: Roaming was a great political victory but it’s time to move...

Labour MEP: Roaming was a great political victory but...