Alfred Sant asks EU to clarify position on European Digital Strategy
Sant and three other MEPs want to ensure EU’s digital expertise is sufficiently high, note European Parliament should be updated on all EU Blockchain Observatory work
Salvini ‘factually incorrect’ on location of migrant rescue vessel
The Maltese government has rejected a tweet by the Italian Home Affairs minister that Malta was the closest safe port to a ship carrying some 59 rescued migrants
NGOs refute that migrant rescue groups are breaching international law

A joint statement by Italian and Maltese NGOs insisted that humanitarian and human rights obligations should take precedence over political considerations...

A joint statement by Italian and Maltese NGOs insisted that...

[WATCH] Updated | Lifeline standoff: Ship allowed to enter Maltese waters to shelter from bad weather

At least five EU member states -  Malta, France, Italy, Portugal and Ireland - have publicly committed to take in the migrants as ship is allowed to enter...

At least five EU member states -  Malta, France,...

Lifeline standoff: Migrants face another night at sea as horse-trading among EU leaders continues

Rescue vessel will only allow ship to dock when it has pledges from other EU member states to take in migrants • Malta, Italy and France have made public...

Rescue vessel will only allow ship to dock when it has...

Van crashes into leading Dutch newspaper’s office

Reporters Without Borders condemn attack, call for thorough investigation

Reporters Without Borders condemn attack, call for thorough...

Updated | Lifeline standoff: No green light from Malta as two EU member states yet to agree to take migrants

A migrant ship with 234 people on board will only be allowed into Malta once two remaining member states agree to take their share of the migrants •...

A migrant ship with 234 people on board will only be...

Migrant vessel Lifeline could be allowed into Malta – reports

A spokesperson for the French government has said that a solution involving the...

A spokesperson for the French government has said that a...

Updated | Italy deputy PM Matteo Salvini wants migrant reception centres along Libya's southern border

Italy’s Home Affairs and Deputy Prime Minister Matteo Salvini, in Libya for a day visit, agrees with Libyan counterpart on the need for migrant...

Italy’s Home Affairs and Deputy Prime Minister Matteo...

Updated | Migration summit: Joseph Muscat sees willingness among European leaders to go for ‘operational change’

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat says informal summit on migration achieved 'some progress' as meeting was better than expected • Italy warns...

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat says informal summit on...

Turkey votes as Erdoğan eyes second term

The election is being described as one of the most intense in recent history as...

The election is being described as one of the most intense...

Europe hatches plan for migrant reception centres outside the bloc

EU divided on migration: There is little hope that a mini-summit convened by...

EU divided on migration: There is little hope that a...

Alfred Sant calls for new financial aid to the country following Brexit

MEP Alfred Sant said that Malta will be losing an ally in the EU at a time when challenges related to immigration and security policy are increasing 

MEP Alfred Sant said that Malta will be losing an ally in...

EU introduce retaliatory  tariffs on US goods

The tariffs include American products such as whiskey, tobacco, Harley...

The tariffs include American products such as whiskey,...

Petition requesting new MEPs’ investigation on Malta to remain open

European Parliament petition filed four days after Daphne Caruana...

European Parliament petition filed four days after Daphne...

New Regulations aimed at ensuring proper security within the Schengen Area

“Building resilience against terrorist threats can help us fulfil our responsibility to keep our citizens safe and secure. A revamped Schengen...

“Building resilience against terrorist threats can...

Labour MEPs abstain on resolution for stronger NATO relations

Sant abstention: ‘Not right to vote on NATO issues because Malta is...

Sant abstention: ‘Not right to vote on NATO issues...

Muscat and Tusk discuss migration ahead of EU summit

Europe’s attention was shifted to migration in the...

Europe’s attention was shifted to migration in the...

MEPs trade barbs as European Parliament holds emergency debate on Mediterranean migration

They urged the European Council to amend the Dublin regulations to ensure better sharing of responsibilities while stressing the EU needed to ensure shared...

They urged the European Council to amend the Dublin...

Greece and Macedonia end 27-year feud over name

The agreement opens the door to the now Northern Macedonia’s eventual...

The agreement opens the door to the now Northern...

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