Malta’s Prime Minister Joseph Muscat visited Prime Minister Löfven

Earlier today, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven welcomed Joseph Muscat, Prime Minister of Malta, the current holder of the EU Presidency. The visit began with a joint wreath-laying ceremony at Olof Palme's grave.

Joseph Muscat and Stefan Löfven
Malta’s Prime Minister Joseph Muscat visited Prime Minister Löfven. Photo: Ninni Andersson/Government Offices

This was followed by talks, primarily concerning current EU issues such as migration, social and growth issues in the EU and the UK's withdrawal from the EU. Mr Löfven also provided information about the summit on fair jobs and growth that he will be co-hosting with President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker in Gothenburg on 17 November.

Social Summit for Fair Jobs and Growth

The visit concluded with a joint press conference.