European Union

European Worker’s safety net must be updated – Casa

17/01/2019, 2:47 pm
The European Global Adjustment Fund needs to be updated and ready, ‘to cater for today’s reality as well as future needs’, MEP David Casa...

MEPs debate Brexit, a day after the vote in UK Parliament

16/01/2019, 8:29 am
A European Parliament Plenary Session has been held to debate what comes next following yesterday's vote in the UK House of Commons. Yesterday, the House...

EP president marks euro’s 20th anniversary; reminds bloc of urgent issues

15/01/2019, 4:24 pm
The European Parliament President Antonio Tajani reminded that the celebration of the euro was also a reminder of the problems that are still to...

European Parliament pays tribute to the Mayor of Gdansk

14/01/2019, 7:41 pm
The European Parliament opened their Plenary Session today with a moment of silence paying tribute to Pawel Adamowicz, the Mayor of Gdansk who succumbed...

Watch: “Government not using Maltese in European Court cases” – Peter Agius

14/01/2019, 4:13 pm
PN MEP Candidate Peter Agius spoke about how the Maltese Government seldom chooses the Maltese language in cases in front of the European Courts...

EC’s, treatment of Malta on money laundering ‘disproportionate’ – Sant

14/01/2019, 9:41 am
MEP Alfred Sant has criticised the European Commission over what he calls ‘disproportionate treatment’ of Malta over money laundering allegations. Dr Sant pressed the European...

Watch: The European citizens’ app

12/01/2019, 8:33 pm
The European Parliament has just launched a new mobile phone app called the Citizens' App. The EP is using the app to encourage Europeans to...

MEPs call for Commission to condemn Pelin Ünker’s prison sentence

11/01/2019, 7:03 pm
The European Parliament has spoken out and called for the European Commission to condemn Turkey's recent prison sentence for journalist Pelin Ünker. The Commission was...

EC has insufficient anti-fraud information – ECA

10/01/2019, 2:04 pm
The European Commission does not have sufficient information on the “scale, nature and causes of fraud in EU spending”, according to a report by...

Malta spends less on Research and Development than EU average – Eurostat

10/01/2019, 1:42 pm
Malta’s expenditure on Research and Development (R&D) as a percentage of GDP, remains unchanged since a decade ago. According to EUROSTAT figures examining the intensity...