Visit of a delegation of the Budget Committee of the German Bundestag in Malta from April 19-22, 2017Enlarge image Visit of a delegation of the Budget Committee of the German Bundestag in Malta at the National Audit Office (© National Audit Office)
A delegation of four Members of Parliament of the Budget Committee of the German Bundestag visited Malta from April 19-22, 2017. In talks with the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry for Finance, the President of the National Audit Office (NAO), Foreign Minister Vella, the Head of the EU Secretariat, the Maltese EU Steering and Action Committee (MEUSAC), some NGOs which are working in the field of Migration and the European Asylum Support Office (EASO) the Members of Parliament were informed about the priorities and current implementation of the Maltese EU Presidency as well as the Maltese Finance and Budget system / budget control and about the situation of refugees in Malta and in the Mediterranean as a whole.
In addition, they met the President of the Maltese Parliament (Mr Speaker), who lead them personally through the new Parliament building.
The German Embassy prepared and accompanied the visit.