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The articles hereunder form part of a content series called Ewropej. This is a multi-newsroom initiative part-funded by the European Parliament to bring the work of the EP closer to the citizens of Malta and keep them informed about matters that affect their daily lives. These articles reflect only the authors’ views. The European Parliament is not responsible for any use that may be made of the information these articles contain.

Italian MEPs question Brussels over EU funds for Malta gas pipeline
MEPs from EPP’s Italian delegation request European Commission clarification on Malta grant for pipeline that will feed into Electrogas plant
The EU is not in a position to solve problems | Alfred Sant
Former Prime Minister (now MEP) ALFRED SANT admits that his own opinions about certain issues – abortion, in particular – may have changed, over the years. But he...
Metsola vows to represent EP majority voice amid ‘anti-abortion’ flak
Nationalist MEP Roberta Metsola told MEPs from major groups in the EP that she will represent the 'majority voice' on abortion if elected president of the House, over...
Sant, Metsola, Casa abstain on Slovenia media vote opposed by EPP
European Parliament expresses concerns about pressure on media and judiciary in Slovenia
MEPs demand sanctions against Russian oligarchy as tension on Ukraine border grows
“Once again Russia is sending strong signals that it may commit yet another violation with a large-scale military build-up along the border with Ukraine… We must not...
European Parliament President skirts questions on Roberta Metsola’s ‘anti-abortion’ stance
Left wing groups are uncomfortable with having an ‘anti-abortion’ EP president


MEP Alex Agius Saliba elected S&D vice president

The Labour MEP is one of nine elected vice presidents of the S&D

The Labour MEP is one of nine elected vice presidents of...

MEPs square up in ‘cancel Christmas’ debate on Dalli’s staff guidelines

Left defends Dalli internal guidelines on inclusive language as EPP insists ‘Europe is Christian continent’

Left defends Dalli internal guidelines on inclusive...

Daughter of Russian opposition leader Navalny presented with Sakharov Prize

Alexei Navalny remains imprisoned in Russia for failing to abide by the terms of a suspended sentence for fraud dating back to 2014, a case largely viewed as a...

Alexei Navalny remains imprisoned in Russia for failing to...

Malta pipeline eligible for funding, but EU warns of exclusion for entities ‘related to crime’

EU ministers say no funds can be directed to ‘entities connected to fraud, corruption or conduct related to criminal organisations’

EU ministers say no funds can be directed...

Sassoli decision not to run for EP president removes stumbling block for Metsola

Decision by European socialists not to present candidate for EP president means Maltese MEP Roberta Metsola (EPP) is closer to clinch the top post with...

Decision by European socialists not to present candidate...

MEPs vow to end ‘digital Wild West’ of social media platforms

MEPs head into 2022 with package of laws that will put curbs on targeted ads...

MEPs head into 2022 with package of laws that will put...

Left wants unity candidate against ‘anti-abortion’ Roberta Metsola for presidency

Socialists still undecided on candidature for EP president, Left advances feminist candidate, some Renew MEPs uncomfortable with ‘anti-abortion’ EP...

Socialists still undecided on candidature for EP president,...

LUX Audience Award: voting opens for Flee, Great Freedom and Quo Vadis Aida?

LUX Audience Award shortlist unveiled at European Film Awards in Berlin

LUX Audience Award shortlist unveiled at European Film...

[WATCH] Dalli Christmas guidelines ‘about not being an arsehole in the workplace’ – Left spokesperson

European Left party spokesperson calls out ‘right-wing snowflakes’ over hysteria on Brussels staff guidelines on how to address diverse...

European Left party spokesperson calls out...

We cannot allow immigration to be used as a weapon | Roberta Metsola

European Parliament vice-president ROBERTA METSOLA warns that the EU cannot...

European Parliament vice-president ROBERTA METSOLA warns...

Cyrus Engerer welcomes EU-wide rules to safeguard people against hate speech

The European Commission is set to sign off on a plan to criminalise hate speech and violence through new rules

The European Commission is set to sign off on a plan...

EU defrauded out of €235.5 million in 2019, report shows

The infrastructure sector is the biggest source of fraud cases with its complex...

The infrastructure sector is the biggest source of fraud...

Gender-based cyber violence report heads to EP plenary for final approval

The proposed report calls for a directive to establish a common criminal law definition of gender-based cyberviolence

The proposed report calls for a directive to establish a...

[WATCH] Not enough being done for EU island states, MEP Josianne Cutajar says

Ask the MEP! | Our reporter Nicole Meilak spoke with Labour MEP Josianne Cutajar to learn more about her work in the European Parliament on...

Ask the MEP! | Our reporter Nicole Meilak spoke with Labour...

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