Brits will have to pay €7 to enter Malta after Brexit

British holidaymakers will have to pay €7 to visit Malta if Brexit goes ahead. The new fee will take effect in 2021, as soon as the EU’s free movement laws no longer apply in the UK. The European Commission also confirmed that Brits will have to complete a European Travel Information and Authorization System application […]

Malta’s Prime Minister ‘feels sorry’ for Theresa May

Malta’s prime minister has admitted he ‘feels sorry’ for Theresa May as she lurches from one Brexit crisis to the next. Joseph Muscat was speaking after holding talks with his UK counterpart at the European Council meeting in Brussels. He revealed he has ‘a lot of admiration’ for Mrs May’s determination to battle on to […]

Malta will remain ‘Britain’s best friend’ after Brexit

Joseph Muscat has said Malta will remain ‘Britain’s best friend’ in Europe after Brexit. The Prime Minister was speaking in Parliament in Valletta on Monday night. He said Malta would be ‘the most UK-friendly nation in the EU’ after Britain formally leaves the European Union on March 29, 2019. Dr Muscat also praised Theresa May […]

UK insurance firm moves to Malta ahead of Brexit

Another UK financial services company its moving to Malta ahead of Brexit. Independent insurance firm Robus Group has opened its new office in San Gwann in preparation for Britain leaving the EU in March next year. The new base will allow Robus to offer British customers uninterrupted access to the European Single Market. Licensed by the […]

Valletta to reach millions of viewers on Euronews

A documentary celebrating the beauty of Malta’s capital city is to feature on one of the largest European news channels. The 25 minute programme on Euronews will explain how Valletta transformed itself to become the European Capital of Culture of 2018. A spokesman for Valletta 2018 said: ‘The documentary includes several stunning shots of Valletta.’ […]

Malta has ‘one of the world’s most powerful passports’

Malta has one of the most powerful passports in the world, it has been revealed. A new ranking of world passports found that Maltese citizens can travel to the one of the highest number of countries without needing a visa. Malta came eighth in the latest overall. We’re able to visit 152 nations without obtaining a […]

Plastic straws ‘to be banned in Malta by summer’

Plastic drinking straws could be banned in Malta as early as this summer, in a bid to clean up our seas and beaches. Bars, pubs and restaurants would be forced to use environmentally friendly alternatives such as paper. The EU announced the move after research showed an astonishing 8.5 billion plastic straws are thrown away […]

Malta’s finance minister becomes a Twitter sensation

Malta’s finance minister has been trending on Twitter after delivering some devastating remarks about Brexit. During an interview on Bloomberg TV, Edward Scicluna issued a crushing assessment of the UK’s lack of agreement on Brexit policy. When asked whether he was worried about the UK’s divorce from the EU, he replied: ‘Well, we always thought […]

Muscat pledges Malta is Britain’s best friend in EU

Joseph Muscat has pledged that Malta will remain Britain’s best friend in the European Union. The Prime Minister was speaking during a meeting with Theresa May at the EU summit in Brussels. The two leaders discussed the latest developments regarding Brexit. Dr Muscat said: ‘Malta will always seek the best relations with the UK. He […]