Egypt, Malta’s FMs agree on resumption of direct flights

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 03:38 GMT

The meeting also tackled the file of illegal migration and ways of finding international and regional solutions to this phenomenon.

Libyan Speaker, U.S. Ambassador congrue on ceasefire, disarmament of Sirte, Al Jufrah

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 03:43 GMT

There was congruence among Saleh and Norland to maintain the ceasefire that began in June.

U.S. sanctions Malta-based company affiliated to Libya's interim government

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 01:42 GMT

OFAC sanctioned on August 6 a "criminal network threatening the stability and security of Libya."

Egypt calls on EU to curb foreign interventions in Libya

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 11:54 GMT

In a phone call with Maltese counterpart Hon. Evarist Bartolo, Shoukry outlined the determinants of the Egyptian vision towards reaching a comprehensive solution to Libyan crisis.

EASO’s executive director meets Egypt’s amb. in Malta

Sun, 09 Feb 2020 - 12:27 GMT

The meeting discussed the current situation of the refugees crisis especially with the increasing waves of displacement in the world due to political and economic conflicts.

800 tourists arrive aboard Maltese ship at Alexandria Port

Wed, 18 Dec 2019 - 04:53 GMT

As part of regular trips, this is the third trip by the ship “Celestyel Crystal” to dock into the Alexandria port.

Mediterranean states tell their experience with migration

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 06:11 GMT

Maltese, Lebanese, Greek, and Egyptian officials spoke in WYF 2019.

Malta rescues 216 migrants in upsurge of Mediterranean crossings

Sat, 25 May 2019 - 12:03 GMT

A Maltese armed forces patrol boat picked up more than 200 migrants from two dinghies in the Mediterranean and was bringing them to Malta on Saturday.

Sprint king Bolt rejects Malta football offer

Fri, 19 Oct 2018 - 07:56 GMT

Sprint superstar Usain Bolt has turned down a contract from Maltese champions Valletta and will remain in Australia to pursue his dream of becoming a professional footballer, his agent said Thursday.

FM meets with his Mauritanian, Maltese, Spanish counterparts

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 - 08:49 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry met on Monday his Mauritanian, Spanish and Maltese counterpart on the sidelines of the third regional forum of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM).

Italian minister calls for sanctions on Malta over migrants

Sun, 19 Aug 2018 - 02:23 GMT

Toninelli on Sunday called for sanctions against Malta, accusing it of not rescuing migrant boats in the Mediterranean and leaving the burden to Italy.

European countries reach deal to share Aquarius migrants

Wed, 15 Aug 2018 - 12:00 GMT

Five European countries on Tuesday offered to take in the 141 migrants marooned on board the Aquarius rescue vessel after it was given permission to dock in Malta

Migrant rescue boat arrives in Spain after rejection by Italy and Malta

Thu, 05 Jul 2018 - 12:40 GMT

A humanitarian rescue boat carrying 60 migrants rescued off Libya docked in Barcelona on Wednesday after being turned away by Malta and Italy.

Malta detains second charity ship as death toll at sea rises

Mon, 02 Jul 2018 - 12:59 GMT

For the second time in a week, Malta on Monday detained a humanitarian vessel that normally rescues boat migrants off the coast of Libya.

Migrant rescue boat heads for Spain after Italy, Malta reject it

Sun, 01 Jul 2018 - 12:54 GMT

A humanitarian boat carrying 59 migrants rescued off Libya was heading for Barcelona on Sunday after Italy and Malta.

Malta says migrants on board Lifeline rescue ship mainly Sudanese

Fri, 29 Jun 2018 - 02:20 GMT

Maltese authorities said the migrants on board the rescue ship Lifeline, which docked in Malta after nearly a week stranded at sea, were mainly from Sudan.

Italy says Malta not taking in migrant ship is "inhumane"

Fri, 22 Jun 2018 - 10:00 GMT

Italy said on Friday Malta had refused to take in a Dutch-flagged ship carrying more than 200 rescued migrants and said the decision was "inhumane".

Brussels slams seven EU states for 'aggressive' tax policies

Wed, 07 Mar 2018 - 04:00 GMT

Seven EU countries will face unprecedented criticism from Brussels for "aggressive" tax policies that undercut other member states.

Malta media murder trial to re-open after false starts

Tue, 19 Dec 2017 - 10:20 GMT

The trial of three men accused of killing campaigning Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia will start for the third time Tuesday.

Tunisian PM discusses strengthening cooperation with Malta

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 - 05:56 GMT

Tunisian PM Yossef Al Chahed discussed on Wednesday with President of Malta Marie Louise issues of common interest and means of fostering relations.