Daily Archives: October 13, 2020

Cuba Eases COVID-19 Restrictions in Hopes of Boosting Economy

Cuba is easing coronavirus restrictions in an effort to jumpstart the economy by reopening retail businesses, government offices and resuming airports operations across the island except in the capital, Havana, where an outbreak occurred in August. The…

Peru Coronavirus Infections Drop More Than 50% in Some Areas?

Peru’s social insurance system announced the rate of weekly coronavirus infections nationwide dropped between 50 to 70 percent in several regions during a recent two week period. The EsSalud Heat Map report revealed coronavirus cases decreased more tha…

THE MINISTRY FOR FOREIGN AND EUROPEAN AFFAIRS

Minister for Foreign and European Affairs Evarist Bartolo participated in the Foreign Affairs Ministers’ meeting in Luxembourg.Ministers had a long list on their agenda, including the conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh, the political situation in Belarus, th…

THE MINISTRY FOR FOREIGN AND EUROPEAN AFFAIRS

In Luxembourg, Minister for Foreign and European Affairs Evarist Bartolo held talks with his Austrian and Irish colleagues about the three countries’ neutrality and their commitment to strengthening their peace diplomacy. During separate bilateral mee…

THE OFFICE OF THE SPEAKER Speaker Farrugia receives Albanian Acting Minister for Europe And Foreign Affairs

Speaker of the House of Representatives Anglu Farrugia received a courtesy visit from Mr Gent Cakaj, the Acting Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Albania.Speaker Farrugia referred to the friendly relations between Malta and Alb…

THE PARLIAMENTARY SECRETARIAT FOR EUROPEAN FUNDS: A contingency plan is needed in case of a no-deal for Brexit – Dr Stefan Zrinzo Azzopardi

The ongoing negotiations on the EU-UK trade agreement were discussed at the European Union’s General Affairs Council in Luxembourg. The European Commission expressed its commitment to continue working for a deal, however, this transitioning period, whi…