Tag: Malta

#ECCAM17: Screening helped me detect #cancer at an early stage

#ECCAM17: Screening helped me detect #cancer at an early stage

Two years ago I was diagnosed with colorectal cancer which was detected in its early stages and I was operated upon successfully, writes Anthony Rossi, Malta. I am now free of the cancer. For this, I have to thank the National Health Screening Programme in Malta because together with a friend of mine who urged me […]

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#Industry4Europe: Competitiveness Council endorses vision for industry in Europe

#Industry4Europe: Competitiveness Council endorses vision for industry in Europe

| February 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

On 20 February, the Competitiveness Council held a discussion on Europe’s manufacturing sector. Representatives of European companies welcomed Commissioner Bieńkowska’s support for a European vision for industry in Europe. As part of the debate, Dr. Hariolf Kottmann, president of the Chemicals Industry Council and CEO of Clariant, told European industry ministers that the European Union […]

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GUE/NGL MEPs in Malta to examine #TaxHavens 

GUE/NGL MEPs in Malta to examine #TaxHavens 

| February 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Members from the European Parliament’s Committee of Inquiry into Money Laundering, Tax Avoidance and Tax Evasion (PANA) are today in Malta for the second of four fact-finding missions focusing on tax havens.  The trip comes against the backdrop of revelations today (20 February) in the media that Keith Schembri, the chief of staff of Malta’s […]

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#Malta declaration by members of European Council on external aspects of migration: Addressing Central Mediterranean route

#Malta declaration by members of European Council on external aspects of migration: Addressing Central Mediterranean route

| February 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

We welcome and support the Maltese Presidency’s efforts to take forward all elements of the EU’s comprehensive migration policy. We reaffirm our determination to act in full respect of human rights, international law and European values, and in conjunction with UNHCR and IOM. A key element of a sustainable migration policy is to ensure effective […]

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#Malta: ‘Less bureaucracy and more politics’ message to stakeholders and leaders by President Tajani

#Malta: ‘Less bureaucracy and more politics’ message to stakeholders and leaders by President Tajani

| February 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani visited Malta on the eve of the Informal European Council to be held in Valletta today (3 February). Tajani met representatives of Maltese civil society, student organizations, unions, business organizations and NGOs at Europe House in Valletta for an informal exchange of views on the challenges facing Europe. “Europe must […]

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Gianni Pittella from Malta: ‘Europe united against #Trump!’

Gianni Pittella from Malta: ‘Europe united against #Trump!’

| February 3, 2017 | 0 Comments

Speaking at the PES pre-summit leaders meeting in Malta, S&D Group President Gianni Pittella said:  “We send a clear message from Malta to President Trump. We will not tolerate you undermining EU values and threatening our democracies.  “Today’s meeting must pave the way for a strong and united European answer to the refugee crisis.   “We […]

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#ProjectDiamond begins where #PinkPanther left off

#ProjectDiamond begins where #PinkPanther left off

| January 19, 2017 | 0 Comments

This week Europol organized, together with Austria and Switzerland, the first international conference on jewellery robbery and burglary under a new umbrella project entitled ‘Diamond’. Hosted at Europol’s headquarters in The Hague, the event brought together more than 70 experts from almost all EU Member States, as well as third parties from Europe, Asia, the […]

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