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Alfred Sant on Malta’s EU budget’s share at Żejtun

Malta’s share from EU’s long-term budget will be under the spotlight at Żejtun on Friday 22 June when journalist Manuel Micallef will interview Alfred Sant, Head of the S&D Malta Delegation at the European Parliament on the European Commission’s proposal for EU’s long-term budget for 2021-2027. The first post-Brexit budget is trying to fill the

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Europe should have a common policy on migration

Europe should have a functioning common policy to allow open and legal economic migration, matching migrants to needs identified and declared by member states. It also should strengthen and widen its development aid outreach to sub saharan Africa, while streamlining the investment and operating activities of its own corporations in that zone – so as

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EC launches project on clean air in EU islands

The European Commission has launched the project ‘Strengthening cooperation on climate action among EU islands’ with the primary aim of assisting EU islands to develop clean and eco friendly means of energy. The project was proposed by Maltese MEP Alfred Sant, former Prime Minister and Croatian MEP Tonino Picula, former Foreign Affairs Ministers of Croatia

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Alfred Sant contests EC statement that maltese economy is affected by large share of non-performing loans

In an urgent parliamentary question to the European Commission, Maltese MEP Alfred Sant has contested the European Commission’s statement that Malta’s economy is affected by a large share of non-performing loans. This featured in the EC’s Communication on the 2018 European semester, published this week. According to the Commission, “a number of member states also