EU Parliament green-lights new border guard agency
Deal will see EU member states agree to deploy at least 1,500 officers to countries struggling with extraordinary migration flows • Malta will deploy at least six officers
European Commission proposes conclusion of EU-Canada free trade deal
EC president Jean-Claude Juncker hails proposed CETA trade agreement as one of EU's 'best and most progressive trade agreements' 
‘Non-EU countries must be brought on board in fight against human trafficking’

Address human trafficking at its source not only its consequences – Comodini Cachia

Address human trafficking at its source not only its...

Juncker: Boris and Farage ‘unpatriotic’

Verhofstadt slams European Council’s failure to act on warning signs for...

Verhofstadt slams European Council’s failure to act...

Hungary to hold referendum on EU migrant plan

Hungary will hold a referendum on October 2 on whether to accept any future...

Hungary will hold a referendum on October 2 on whether to...

No single market access without free movement of people, EU tells Switzerland

European Union’s warning to Switzerland reveal determination of EU to make no concessions to UK over accession to single market

European Union’s warning to Switzerland reveal...

Malta with lowest youth unemployment rate in EU28

4.1% unemployment rate registered in Malta in May, marking the second lowest EU...

4.1% unemployment rate registered in Malta in May, marking...

Slovakia lashes out at EU’s direction as it assumes rotating presidency

Slovakian prime minister says crucial decisions on EU's future shouldn't be taken solely by union's founding members 

Slovakian prime minister says crucial decisions on EU's...

Putin challenges UK to see Brexit through

Russian president says Brexit was “the choice of the subjects of Great...

Russian president says Brexit was “the choice of the...

Battle of Somme to be remembered 100 years on

The 'bloodiest battle' of World War I will be remembered with...

The 'bloodiest battle' of World War I will be...

Malta to wait for EU guidelines before initiating UK bilateral agreements

Current EU budget won’t be affected by UK’s departure • Joseph Muscat says extending Malta’s EU Presidency by further six months would...

Current EU budget won’t be affected by UK’s...

As EU reflects on Brexit, Muscat says socialist leaders need reality check

Joseph Muscat says social-democrat parties must engage with those voters turning to populist parties: “Economy and migration are two big challenges we...

Joseph Muscat says social-democrat parties must engage with...

Update 3 | ‘Avoid prolonged period of uncertainty,’ EU urges UK

European Union acknowledges citizens’ ‘dissatisfaction’ with...

European Union acknowledges citizens’...

Brexit talks: Cameron insists any decision must be taken by his successor

Decision on EU Presidency to be taken once new British Prime Minister is elected • Joseph Muscat says preferred option would be for Estonia to step in

Decision on EU Presidency to be taken once new British...

[WATCH] Malta 'well positioned' to be a broker in Brexit negotiations

'Our commitment to the European project is clear and we are very clear in...

'Our commitment to the European project is clear and we...

Alfred Sant: EP’s Brexit resolution plays into eurosceptics’ hands

Labour MEP votes against cross-party resolution insisting there is no legal or political basis to insist that Article 50 be activated so soon after referendum...

Labour MEP votes against cross-party resolution insisting...

[WATCH] Brexit talks: ‘Disappointed’ Muscat urges EU to rethink its stance

Muscat: ‘We can blame the UK’s exit on others; but if there’s a second country [that leaves] we have only ourselves to blame’

Muscat: ‘We can blame the UK’s exit on others;...

Booed at plenary, Ukip leader says other countries will follow UK out of EU

Bitter exchanges at the European Parliament as Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker questions Nigel Farage’s presence at the plenary

Bitter exchanges at the European Parliament as Commission...

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