Speaker attends meetings within the framework of the 2017 European Parliamentary Week


30-Jan-2017
 
 

Throughout this week, Speaker Anġlu Farrugia will take part in a number of meetings within the framework of the 2017 European Parliamentary Week. His commitments start next Tuesday, 31 January 2017, where together with the President of the European Parliament, Antonio Tajani, he will be inaugurating an inter-Parliamentary Conference about Stability, Economic Co-ordination and European Union Governance. 

This conference, organised by the Maltese Parliament and the European Parliament, will provide an opportunity to debate and to exchange ideas and practices in the implementation of the provisions of the Fiscal Compact Treaty. The goal is; improved co-operation between National Parliaments and the European Parliament and to contribute towards further democratic accountability in areas such as Economic Governance and the Budget Policy in the European Union, particularly in the area of the European Economic and Monetary Union.