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Malta: Little but alluring (part 1)

It is both the smallest and most densely populated country in the European Union, a group of islands in the central Mediterranean. Malta has been spared the worst of the financial crisis with unemployment at just 5%, well below the EU average. Mandy Borg, a young foreign language teacher, shows us around her Malta, taking us to the former capital and traditional fishing villages.

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Mandy also interviews MEP Alfred Sant and asks him if he is still as big a Eurosceptic as he seemed to be while Prime Minister of Malta.

Chief editor: Caroline de Camaret

Presenter: Eve Irvine

Production: Alix Le Bourdon

Reports: Alix Le Bourdon

Camera operators: Stéphane Bodenne and Luke Brown

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