Ukraine submits questionnaire to start European Union accession process

April 19, 2022
by Robert Fenech

The war-ravaged country’s application is expected to be discussed at the next meeting of the European Council in late June

As students shun UK language schools, could Malta’s sector expect strong recovery?

April 19, 2022
by Solomon Cefai

European English language students appear to be looking to other markets due to Brexit-related red tape

WhatsApp targets schools and workplaces as it tests new ‘Communities’ function

April 18, 2022
by Robert Fenech

Mark Zuckerberg hailed it as an 'important evolution for WhatsApp and online communication overall'

Apple, Dell and Lenovo likely to face shipment delays as China COVID restrictions disrupt suppliers

April 15, 2022
by BN Writer

Shanghai, China’s biggest city and global financial hub has faced widespread restrictions in recent weeks

Cyprus to strip 21 Russians of citizenship

April 14, 2022
by Solomon Cefai

The country operates a golden passport scheme that resembles Malta's in many ways

World-famous coffee maker Lavazza warns of challenging 2022, halts Russian activities

April 13, 2022
by BN Writer

Rising prices of raw material is foreseen to be a major headache for the company this year

EU reaches agreement to maintain medicine supplies from UK to Malta, Ireland & Cyprus

April 12, 2022
by Solomon Cefai

The deal allows Malta to continue importing medicines directly from the UK

Russian ruble rebounds, nearing pre-invasion value

April 11, 2022
by Solomon Cefai

The currency appears to have been stemmed by Government measures and continued energy exports

Belgian authorities shut Kinder factory over Salmonella concerns

April 8, 2022
by Solomon Cefai

The factory is suspected to be behind a wave of Salmonella cases in EU countries, the UK and the US

Europe warns Hungary against wheat export restrictions as Peter Agius highlights threats to food security

April 8, 2022
by Robert Fenech

The European Commission described Hungary’s actions as a ‘serious and prima facie unjustified restriction on the free movement of goods’

Malta-based foundation set up to coordinate Mediterranean sovereign-fund investments

April 7, 2022
by Robert Fenech

'We will try to correct economic disparities and encourage private investment,' says Malta Government Investment CEO Herald Bonnici

Microsoft survey confirms post-pandemic, more workers prioritising health & wellness

April 7, 2022
by Solomon Cefai

The international survey of 31k workers in 31 countries identified key labour trends post-pandemic

EU countries expel 149 Russian diplomats following Bucha killings, Ukraine PM addresses UN

April 5, 2022
by Helena Grech

The EU is also planning to propose fresh sanctions, including a ban on Russian coal

‘Right to repair’ taking shape as MEPs outline priorities ahead of Commission proposal

April 4, 2022
by Robert Fenech

Almost 4 in 5 EU citizens believe manufacturers should be required to make the repair of digital devices easier

Over 300,000 Teslas delivered in first months of 2022 as carmaker announces record numbers

April 4, 2022
by Robert Fenech

Tesla team and suppliers 'save the day' despite 'exceptionally difficult' quarter