SLAPPs are misuse of justice systems aimed at intimidation of journalists, EP report says
Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation constitute a misuse of
International calls for justice for Greek journalist gunned down in ‘professional hit’
The international human rights and media community has strongly
Countries in which journalists have been murdered should ‘do more’ to protect the press – Jourova
Countries that have experienced cases of murdered journalists should
Dutch academic reprimanded for not declaring Malta passport advisory role
A Dutch law professor has been reprimanded by the
Věra Jourová stresses importance of journalism amid COVID-19 ‘infodemic’
The unprecedented “infodemic” that emerged during the pandemic has
The sting of a SLAPP
A US Republican congressman has filed a $250 million
Opposition files Bill to protect journalists from SLAPP, again
The Opposition has put forward a draft law in
European Commission Vice President calls for full prosecution of politicians involved in journalists’ murders
European Commission Vice President Vera Jourova has called for
European journalists highlight Malta’s press freedom alerts in report
Five press freedom alerts reported to the Council of
More than 100 German politicians, artists and journalists call for Assange’s release
More than 130 prominent German politicians, artists and journalists
‘Our democracy will be lost if we are indifferent’ – Věra Jourová
The lack of transparency in political advertising and the
EU legislation must cover everybody affected by SLAPP – 27 NGOs
Twenty-seven international organisations have written to European Commissioner Vice
Strengthening media freedom a ‘key dimension’ of democracy action plan – Commission Vice President
Vera Jourová, Vice President of the European Commission for
Qatari royal family members gained Maltese citizenship in 2018
Five family members of the extensive Qatari royal Al
‘EU needs tools to protect journalists under threat by their own government’
The protection of journalists who are under threat, offering
European Commission ‘does not endorse’ Malta’s citizenship scheme
The European Commission could not have been clearer in
Malta passport scheme puts Europe at risk, Commission urges crackdown
The European Commission will warn Member States on Wednesday
‘If journalists are silenced, so is democracy’, European Commission warns
The European Commission has once again called for “the
Brussels to force Malta to improve anti-money laundering efforts
The European Commission is preparing to issue binding demands
Less spam mail after introduction of GDPR
The amount of spam email and registrations in spam-heavy
Russians purchasing property in Malta up by 40%
The demand to purchase property in Malta and Cyprus by
Six months since Jan Kuciak’s murder, journalists say they will not forget
Slovakian Journalists and editors are concerned that killers of
EU concern on Russian clients for Malta’s golden passports
EU Justice Commissioner Věra Jourová is “especially alarmed” with
New guidelines on golden passports this year – Justice Commissioner Jourová
New, tougher guidelines will be published later this year
‘Murders of journalists cannot be tolerated in the EU’ – Justice Commissioner
Interview by Jane Whyatt The Justice Commissioner of the