The Home Affairs Minister of Malta, Manuel Mallia told a meeting at the PBS Creativity Hub that PBS had exciting times ahead in 2014. He told the Malta Today that:
The preparations for the Junior Eurovision Song Contest for next year mean that the national broadcaster has exciting times ahead of it
Malta has not been officially announced as the host of Junior Eurovision 2014, however we understand from a source that the island is 99% certain of hosting the contest. An official statement from the EBU is due in the next couple of weeks.
Source: Malta Today