Employment Minister chalks labour shortage up to Malta’s ageing population

September 24, 2021
by Robert Fenech

Local working age population down by 5,000 over last decade

Agreement providing Central Bank employees with wide-ranging wellbeing services extended

September 14, 2021
by Helena Grech

The CBM and Caritas extended its Employees Assistance Programme for a period of three years

Private sector, women, see largest share of employment gains in last eight years

September 10, 2021
by Robert Fenech

Malta and Gozo see relatively equal proportional increases in employment

Workers holding second job up by over 50% since 2013

September 9, 2021
by Robert Fenech

There are 56% more part-timers who also hold a full-time job than there were in 2013

Stress, depression, anxiety most common health problems associated with work

September 6, 2021
by Robert Fenech

Four in 10 of Malta's workers feel exposed to mental health risks, but even more feel exposed to physical ones

Malta ranks among worst European countries for women to work, data reveals

August 26, 2021
by Solomon Cefai

The country scored 116.6 points out of a possible 300

As Prime Minister praises lowest unemployment rate in Malta’s history, major recruitment woes continue

August 26, 2021
by Helena Grech

Staffing and recruitment issues so dire, Malta’s major business lobbies have issue position papers to adress the matter

‘No reason’ for Community Work Scheme to have over 1,000 employees, says employers lobby

August 25, 2021
by Robert Fenech

The scheme “should be a pathway for persons to move towards productive employment"

Workplace fatalities double in first six months of the year

August 19, 2021
by Robert Fenech

Almost half of all workplace injuries affected upper extremities like fingers and hands

Malta Employers propose moratorium on public sector recruitment six months prior to an election

August 3, 2021
by Helena Grech

It made the recommendation as part of a position paper where it called for urgent measures to address labour shortages

June unemployment rate at par with previous month

July 28, 2021
by Helena Grech

The seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for June 2021 stood at 3.6%

Free childcare services to trial extended hours

July 19, 2021
by Robert Fenech

The new opening times for six of the centres are from 6am to 6pm from Monday to Saturday

Quarantine rules aggravate staff shortage amid calls for Government to subsidise costs

July 16, 2021
by Robert Fenech

A leading hotel company described the 14-day quarantine period imposed on arrivals from key labour source markets ‘the final blow’

Public service employees to enjoy ‘full flexibility’ to work remotely

July 15, 2021
by Robert Fenech

The Remote Working Policy enters into force on 1st October and has an 18-month transition period

Recruitment woes: foreign workers quit job, get visa, only to find they can’t travel to Malta

July 13, 2021
by Robert Fenech

The ban on unvaccinated visitors to Malta has left recruitment agencies in the lurch

Employment Minister chalks labour shortage up to Malta’s ageing population

September 24, 2021
by Robert Fenech

Local working age population down by 5,000 over last decade

Agreement providing Central Bank employees with wide-ranging wellbeing services extended

September 14, 2021
by Helena Grech

The CBM and Caritas extended its Employees Assistance Programme for a period of three years

Private sector, women, see largest share of employment gains in last eight years

September 10, 2021
by Robert Fenech

Malta and Gozo see relatively equal proportional increases in employment

Workers holding second job up by over 50% since 2013

September 9, 2021
by Robert Fenech

There are 56% more part-timers who also hold a full-time job than there were in 2013

Stress, depression, anxiety most common health problems associated with work

September 6, 2021
by Robert Fenech

Four in 10 of Malta's workers feel exposed to mental health risks, but even more feel exposed to physical ones

Malta ranks among worst European countries for women to work, data reveals

August 26, 2021
by Solomon Cefai

The country scored 116.6 points out of a possible 300

As Prime Minister praises lowest unemployment rate in Malta’s history, major recruitment woes continue

August 26, 2021
by Helena Grech

Staffing and recruitment issues so dire, Malta’s major business lobbies have issue position papers to adress the matter

‘No reason’ for Community Work Scheme to have over 1,000 employees, says employers lobby

August 25, 2021
by Robert Fenech

The scheme “should be a pathway for persons to move towards productive employment"

Workplace fatalities double in first six months of the year

August 19, 2021
by Robert Fenech

Almost half of all workplace injuries affected upper extremities like fingers and hands

Malta Employers propose moratorium on public sector recruitment six months prior to an election

August 3, 2021
by Helena Grech

It made the recommendation as part of a position paper where it called for urgent measures to address labour shortages

June unemployment rate at par with previous month

July 28, 2021
by Helena Grech

The seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for June 2021 stood at 3.6%

Free childcare services to trial extended hours

July 19, 2021
by Robert Fenech

The new opening times for six of the centres are from 6am to 6pm from Monday to Saturday

Quarantine rules aggravate staff shortage amid calls for Government to subsidise costs

July 16, 2021
by Robert Fenech

A leading hotel company described the 14-day quarantine period imposed on arrivals from key labour source markets ‘the final blow’

Public service employees to enjoy ‘full flexibility’ to work remotely

July 15, 2021
by Robert Fenech

The Remote Working Policy enters into force on 1st October and has an 18-month transition period

Recruitment woes: foreign workers quit job, get visa, only to find they can’t travel to Malta

July 13, 2021
by Robert Fenech

The ban on unvaccinated visitors to Malta has left recruitment agencies in the lurch