The European Commission has approved the Maltese Operational Programme for the new Fund for European Aid to the Most Deprived (Fead). Malta will receive nearly €4 million for the period leading to 2020 to provide food assistance to those in most need in the country. These funds will be complemented with €600 000 [...]
Malta has proposed five infrastructural projects to benefit from EU funding in terms of an EU-wide infrastructural plan proposed by EU Commission President Jean-Claude Junker. They are a monorail system, a breakwater in Marsamxett, a grass airstrip in Gozo, a mechanism for the procurement storage and distribution of medicines and social [...]
The National Statistics Office has reported that unemployment in October stood at 5.6% according to Eurostat figures, the lowest since the European statistics agency started including Malta in its data in the year 2000. The rate in Malta was the third lowest in the whole of the EU.