With 17 Black on his mind, David Casa chooses EP’s Arabian Peninsula delegation
The Nationalist MEP says more cooperation is needed with countries like the UAE over international corruption and cases of money laundering
Ursula von der Leyen elected European Commission president
The German politician will be the Commission's first female president and will replace outgoing president Jean-Claude Juncker 
At 82, Silvio Berlusconi is oldest MEP in new European Parliament

Meeting for the first time in Strasbourg today in its 9th legislature, 61% of...

Meeting for the first time in Strasbourg today in its 9th...

Update 2 | EU leaders agree top jobs

European leaders have finally agreed to nominate German Ursula von der Leyen as the next European Commission president

European leaders have finally agreed to nominate German...

Updated | European leaders to meet again on Tuesday after failing to agree on Commission top job

EU leaders will meet again on Tuesday at 11am after all-nighter ended with breakfast in Brussels and no deal on top jobs

EU leaders will meet again on Tuesday at 11am after...

EU leaders' indecision on European Council president costing taxpayers money

A three-hour delay meant that the choice for top EU jobs was not as clear cut as initally expected, with various EU leaders seen consulting ahead of the...

A three-hour delay meant that the choice for top EU jobs...

Europe’s top posts and Muscat’s chances

A look into the crystal ball ahead of tonight’s meeting of EU leaders...

A look into the crystal ball ahead of tonight’s...

Updated | Sea-Watch 3 captain arrested after defying Salvini ban

NGO ship carrying 42 rescued migrants docks at Lampedusa, despite orders not to...

NGO ship carrying 42 rescued migrants docks at Lampedusa,...

Malta against new conditions being imposed on EU funds’ implementation

EU funds parliamentary secretary Aaron Farrugia says that, due to its geographical vulnerabilities, Malta needs flexibility in implementing cohesion funds

EU funds parliamentary secretary Aaron Farrugia says that,...

Updated | EU court slams Poland’s law lowering retirement age of judges

The decision will have a bearing on a case in Malta in which Repubblika wants the appointment of six judges and magistrates to be postponed until reforms are...

The decision will have a bearing on a case in Malta in...

European leaders likely to shun Manfred Weber for top commission post

EU leaders meet today in Brussels to discuss who will fill the bloc’s top...

EU leaders meet today in Brussels to discuss who will fill...

David Casa’s work-life balance directive signed into law

The directive will now have to be transposed into law by each individual member...

The directive will now have to be transposed into law by...

Malta's Miriam Dalli is elected vice president of Socialists and Democrats

The Labour MEP is one of nine elected vice presidents of the S&D • Spanish MEP Iratxe Garcia is elected group president

The Labour MEP is one of nine elected vice presidents of...

Foreign Minister laments 'ineffective' EU anti-smuggling operation in central Mediterranean

Carmelo Abela tells EU colleagues in Luxembourg that a drop in the EU's central Mediterranean surveillance mission is making human traffickers more daring

Carmelo Abela tells EU colleagues in Luxembourg that a drop...

[WATCH] Malta supports Frans Timmermans for European Commission president

What is the Prime Minister's future in Malta? 'I'm off to work because I have another appointment'

What is the Prime Minister's future in Malta?...

Theresa May officially quits as Tory leader

May will remain prime minister until her successor is chosen

May will remain prime minister until her successor is chosen

Cocaine floods Europe as container shipping drives South American trafficking

Just like Maltese Customs busts at the Malta Freeport, cocaine seizures are at record levels thanks to maritime shipping

Just like Maltese Customs busts at the Malta Freeport,...

Malta told to beef up police units with rise in gaming and crypto fraud

Rise of gaming, finance and crypto needs beefed-up economic crime police, Brussels tells Malta

Rise of gaming, finance and crypto needs beefed-up economic...

Italy faces Brussels disciplinary action over debt

The European Commission proposes Italy be placed under excessive deficit...

The European Commission proposes Italy be placed under...

[WATCH] Massive cruise ship crashes into Venice wharf, five injured

Horns blaring, the MSC Opera scraped along a dockside and knocked into a...

Horns blaring, the MSC Opera scraped along a dockside and...