Malta MEPs rebel against parties backing tax transparency law
Malta’s six MEPs have refused to back a draft EU directive that would oblige multinationals to publish details of their activities on a country-by-country basis, even...
UK Prime Minister Theresa May's offer to EU citizens 'falls short'
Theresa May's offer to give EU citizens in the UK ‘settled status’ after Brexit has been described as being ‘far short of what citizens are entitled to’
Muscat puts up staunch defence as MEPs take Malta to task over tax and Panama

MEPs in a poorly-attended debate on the rule of law of Malta take Muscat to task: ‘We will insist that you don’t get off scot-free’ says...

MEPs in a poorly-attended debate on the rule of law of...

Greens want Malta to be investigated over breach of EU money laundering laws

German MEP Sven Giegold: 'Malta is now widely seen as a tax haven... its democracy is sliding towards Hungary's levels'

German MEP Sven Giegold: 'Malta is now widely seen as a...

‘Roam like at home’ rules come into force tomorrow

The Roam Like at Home legislation enters into force tomorrow allowing Europeans...

The Roam Like at Home legislation enters into force...

Prime Minister faces grilling by MEPs on Panama Papers, Malta’s rule of law

The Labour leader is said to be relishing the opportunity to face MEPs after telling supporters at a victory rally on Saturday that he would be travelling to...

The Labour leader is said to be relishing the opportunity...

Alfred Sant warns EU, US and Russia of need to converge on Libya

Members of the European Parliament and US Congressmen issued a joint statement...

Members of the European Parliament and US Congressmen...

Appointed rapporteur on Ombudsman report, Marlene Mizzi stresses transparency

MEP Marlene Mizzi has stressed on the need for the European Ombudsman to be transperent, as she is appointed as rapporteur for the Petitions...

MEP Marlene Mizzi has stressed on the need for the European...

Malta opts out of European public prosecutor’s office on tax evasion and fraud

Malta and eight other member states opted out of a new European public prosecutor that could bring actions on tax evasion and fraud directly in front of...

Malta and eight other member states opted out of a new...

OLAF has opened investigation into EU leaders in Panama Papers scandal

The EU’s anti-fraud office OLAF is investigating several European politicians and high-ranking civil servants for tax evasion, using information leaked...

The EU’s anti-fraud office OLAF is investigating...

EU seeks to expedite police requests for data from tech firms

The European Commission will present three options to EU ministers which will...

The European Commission will present three options to EU...

Malta oversees EU common development policy agreement

The European Consensus on Development sets up a common framework for European...

The European Consensus on Development sets up a common...

MEPs using allowances to rent offices from themselves

Dozens of MEPs are paying their national political parties from their...

Dozens of MEPs are paying their national political...

EU bodies reach deal on WIFI4EU initiative

Under the initiative, local authorities across all EU member states will be...

Under the initiative, local authorities across all EU...

Angela Merkel: EU 'can no longer rely on allies' after Trump and Brexit

Europe can no longer ‘completely depend’ on the US and UK following the election of President Trump and Brexit, German Chancellor Angela Merkel has...

Europe can no longer ‘completely depend’ on the...

Two men ‘suspected of terrorism’ arrested in Sicily, Italian media reports

Police stop two men who reached Pozzallo from Malta

Police stop two men who reached Pozzallo from Malta

Scicluna on revealing UBOs: Do it with European legislation, not leaks

Malta Files on the agenda of the Brussels press as Edward Scicluna presides over tax rules reforms, while France and Germany start discussing a common tax...

Malta Files on the agenda of the Brussels press as Edward...

Maltese Presidency secures second legislative agreement on EU tax-related matters

An agreement between EU Member States on Double Taxation Dispute Resolution Mechanisms has been secured by the Maltese Presidency at an ECOFIN Council Meeting...

An agreement between EU Member States on Double Taxation...

Facebook fined €110 million for 'misleading' EU over WhatsApp takeover

Facebook has been fined €110 million by the EU for providing 'incorrect or misleading' information during its purchase of messaging...

Facebook has been fined €110 million by the EU...

ECJ rules trade deals do not require extra ratification

The EU’s top court has ruled that EU officials had exclusive powers to...

The EU’s top court has ruled that EU officials had...