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Golden passports and visas in EU

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23.1.2019 – For the first time, the Commission has presented a comprehensive report on investor citizenship and residence schemes operated by a number of EU Member States. The report maps the existing practices and identifies certain risks such schemes imply for the EU, in particular, as regards security, money laundering, tax evasion and corruption. A [...]

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Malta Declaration by the members of the European Council on the external aspects of migration: addressing the Central Mediterranean route

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We welcome and support the Maltese Presidency’s efforts to take forward all elements of the EU’s comprehensive migration policy. We reaffirm our determination to act in full respect of human rights, international law and European values, and in conjunction with UNHCR and IOM. A key element of a sustainable migration policy is to ensure effective [...]

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Malta took over the EU presidency

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Malta takes over the rotating presidency from Slovakia. The priorities of this first-ever Maltese presidency are three M : Maritime, Mediterranean, Migration. “The next six months must be about putting citizens at the heart of the EU agenda”, she added. “Europe needs to start listening to its people and acting on their concerns and aspirations,” [...]

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