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Alfred Sant urges EC to revoke its blacklisting of Tunisia

Maltese MEP and former Prime Minister Alfred Sant has called on the European Commission to revoke its blacklisting of Tunisia and called on the EU to support this North African country which has suffered from terrorism. Dr Sant said the EC should give its utmost consideration to the efforts put in place by Tunisia and

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Controversy on tax harmonisation to be highlighted this year

The controversy on the unanimity on the introduction of tax harmonisation among EU member states is expected to be highlighted this year in the European institutions, Maltese MEP Alfred Sant said. Dr Sant said that for the EU to decide on company tax and personal taxes there needs to be an unanimous decision because this

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Alfred Sant highlights Malta’s challenges in waste management

Maltese MEP and former Prime Minister Alfred Sant expressed his satisfaction at Government’s commitment to implement initiatives aimed at boosting Malta’s performance in the waste management sector. Dr Sant said that this sector presents two challenges which had been ignored by previous administrations. The first challenge concerns the creation of a short term landfill space

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Gozitan artists and artisan enterpreneurs deserve support and appreciation for their creative initiatives

Gozitan artists and artisan enterpreneurs deserve support and appreciation for their creative initiatives to turn problems into opportunities in their respective fields. They are making a difference while overcoming the economic and social difficulties arising from the double insularity that Gozo like other EU islands, suffers from. Gozitan artists and operators in the agritourism sector

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Labour to defend Malta’s sovereignty in the European Parliament

The Labour Delegation at the European Parliament will stand united to defend Malta’s sovereignty, especially on taxation matters and strive against the wave of criticism in Europe on financial services in small states like Malta, Alfred Sant told a social gathering in Valletta. Dr Sant said that Labour MEPs will persist in protecting flexibility for