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Malta hailed as ‘rising star of yachting universe’ in Four Seasons cruise brochure

June 19, 2024
by Robert Fenech

Malta features prominently in the renowned hotel company’s foray into the cruise business

Recent attacks demonstrate increasing vulnerability of global shipping – Minister Ian Borg

June 18, 2024
by BN Writer

He addressed the IMO International Maritime Law Institute’s 35th anniversary conference

Business groups call on Malta to nominate European Commissioner without further delay

June 17, 2024
by Robert Fenech

Malta’s previous nominee, Chris Fearne, withdrew his nomination when faced with criminal charges

Controversial amendment to planning rules ‘will not increase height limitation,’ say developers

June 17, 2024
by Robert Fenech

The legal wizardry made possible by DC15 has changed Malta’s skyline and streetscapes

Maltese cinema box office receipts reach €4.5 million, helped along by Barbie-fever

June 17, 2024
by Robert Fenech

There were over 52,000 admissions to last year's blockbuster about the toy doll

easyJet flight to Malta diverted due to passenger requiring further assistance

June 17, 2024
by Fabrizio Tabone

EZY 8761 was due to arrive in Malta at 10.40am

Job vacancies increase by 28% in first months of 2024

June 17, 2024
by Robert Fenech

Public administration, defence, education, human health and social work activities recorded the highest year-on-year increase in the number of vacancies

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Embracing the evolution of the Maltese banking industry

May 24, 2024
by George Debono

BNF Bank plc Chief Commercial Officer George Debono identifies key changes needed in the banking industry

Edward Rizzo
Edward Rizzo

Dow Jones @ 40,000

May 23, 2024
by Edward Rizzo

The recent rally in the DJIA and the other major US benchmark indices has been fuelled by fresh data

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CSR directive to enhance company transparency and accountability presented at MCESD meeting

June 17, 2024
by Anthea Cachia

Focus revolved on the directive's impact on listed companies and other larger entities

Court’s dismissal of NGOs’ objections to Comino project welcomed by HV Hospitality

June 14, 2024
by Fabrizio Tabone

The project will see the transformation of the Comino hotel and bungalows into a five-star resort

Experts to discuss how blockchain helps Maltese businesses

June 14, 2024
by Robert Fenech

Malta Business Network panel will discuss ‘real world’ applications of blockchain tech

Companies to Watch: Montekristo Estates promises greater value to clients and visitors at this year’s Il-Fiera l-Kbira

June 14, 2024
by BN Writer

General Manager John Micallef looks at the evolution of the estate's venue spaces, attractions and its in-house craft beer

Vote counting for local council elections commences

June 12, 2024
by Anthea Cachia

In 2019, PL won the majority of the local councils across Malta and Gozo

19.8 per cent in Malta are at risk of poverty or social exclusion, NSO figures state

June 12, 2024
by Anthea Cachia

The at-risk-of-poverty rate among those under 18 years has increased to over 25%

EUIPO study: 13% of Maltese citizens accessed or streamed sports events from illegal online sources

June 12, 2024
by Anthea Cachia

4% of Maltese respondents admitted to buying fake sports goods

Malta has EU’s second-lowest spending on pensions

June 12, 2024
by Robert Fenech

EU pensions amount to 12.9% of GDP in 2021

MIA surpasses 800,000-passenger mark in May for the first time in its history

June 11, 2024
by Anthea Cachia

During May there was also a 14.1 per cent increase in seat capacity

In 2023, MFSA issued penalties amounting to €444,800

June 11, 2024
by Anthea Cachia

80% of fines issued by the authority were related to non-submission of statutory documentation

EU set to impose tariffs on Chinese electric vehicles

June 11, 2024
by Robert Fenech

GasanZammit Motors CEO Stefan Deguara warns that higher tariffs could increase costs for European consumers