Law Library of Congress - Global Legal Monitor: Global Legal Monitor: Malta http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?home The Global Legal Monitor is an online publication from the Law Library of Congress covering legal news and developments worldwide. It is updated frequently and draws on information from the Global Legal Information Network, official national legal publications, and reliable press sources. You can search previous news by searching the archive. en-us Global Legal Monitor: Malta: Spring Bird Hunting Season Banned http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401156_text Environmental protection - For the second year in a row, the Maltese government has banned spring bird hunting season. As in 2008, the new ban is the result of a case on the issue brought by the European Commission... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Fri, 20 Mar 2009 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l205401156_text Global Legal Monitor: Malta: Government Accused of Concealing Tuna Exports http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540614_text Commerce - For the second year in a row, the Maltese government has banned spring bird hunting season. As in 2008, the new ban is the result of a case on the issue brought by the European Commission It was reported on August 17, 2008, that the Maltese government has been accused of concealing its true export figures of bluefin tuna, amounting to an alleged discrepancy in value of over 100 million (approximately US$147... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Tue, 02 Sep 2008 12:00:00 EDT http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540614_text Global Legal Monitor: Council of Europe; Malta: Convention on Proceeds from Crime and Financing of Terrorism Ratified, Will Enter into Force http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540309_text International affairs - For the second year in a row, the Maltese government has banned spring bird hunting season. As in 2008, the new ban is the result of a case on the issue brought by the European Commission It was reported on August 17, 2008, that the Maltese government has been accused of concealing its true export figures of bluefin tuna, amounting to an alleged discrepancy in value of over 100 million (approximately US$147 On January 31, 2008, Malta became the sixth nation to ratify the Council of Europe's Convention on Laundering, Search, Seizure and Confiscation of the Proceeds from Crime and on Financing of Terrorism (of May 16, 2005).... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Sun, 02 Mar 2008 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l20540309_text Global Legal Monitor: Cyprus; Malta: Adoption of the Euro http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l2054034_text International affairs - For the second year in a row, the Maltese government has banned spring bird hunting season. As in 2008, the new ban is the result of a case on the issue brought by the European Commission It was reported on August 17, 2008, that the Maltese government has been accused of concealing its true export figures of bluefin tuna, amounting to an alleged discrepancy in value of over 100 million (approximately US$147 On January 31, 2008, Malta became the sixth nation to ratify the Council of Europe's Convention on Laundering, Search, Seizure and Confiscation of the Proceeds from Crime and on Financing of Terrorism (of May 16, 2005). As of January 1, 2008, the national currencies of two European Union Members, the pound of Cyprus and the lira of Malta, have been replaced by the euro. Thus far, 15 out of the 27 EU... The Global Legal Monitor from the Law Library of Congress covers legal news and developments worldwide. Wed, 02 Jan 2008 12:00:00 EST http://www.loc.gov/lawweb/servlet/lloc_news?disp3_l2054034_text