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  • Faculty forum seeks better collaboration with industry

    The University’s Faculty of Econo­mics, Management and Accoun­tancy (Fema) recently launched the Fema Business Forum. Its aims are to ensure better active collaboration on various fronts between faculty staff and industry, to develop a platform to...

  • Export training accredited by the University

    Export training accredited by the University

    A 10-week training course that Trade Malta promotes with early-stage exporters is being accredited as a unit within the University of Malta’s Programme in the Liberal Arts and Sciences. The course is designed for SMEs interested in exporting and...

  • Shireburn software chosen for Pama Shopping Village

    Shireburn’s shopping mall management software solution, CA+, has been chosen to manage the Pama Shopping Village, connecting all the retail and food and beverage outlets to the company’s Concessionaire Analyzer+ (CA) mall software. By using CA+,...

  • Seven equities drag index lower

    Seven equities drag index lower

    The Malta Stock Exchange (MSE) index registered a weekly decline of 1.16 per cent to 4,504.469 points as seven equities closed in negative territory. This predominantly reflected losses suffered by shares of Bank of Valletta plc (BOV), which...

  • Eurozone third quarter GDP rises 0.3%, as expected

    The eurozone economy grew stea­dily in the three months following Britain’s surprise vote last June to leave the EU. GDP estimates pub­lished last week by Eurostat showed that eurozone economic growth stabilised in the third quarter as it expanded...

  • Digitilisation and innovation is the name of the game

    Digitilisation and innovation is the name of the game

    As the world goes digital, developing innovation in-house is no longer enough, according to a new study from EY. With time and capi­tal constraints, non-tech firms are turning to inorganic growth strategies as mergers and acquisitions joint...

  • MGS reaction to sell-off in benchmark bond yields

    While market participants were kept busy during the summer months with the widely unexpected Brexit outcome, we have seen the focus, since then, shift towards the US elections. The outcome of this has caused a significant reassessment of bond...

  • Darag acquisition opens door to Italy’s insurance market

    Darag acquisition opens door to Italy’s insurance market

    European run-off insurance specialist Darag is set to close a landmark acquisition of Ergo Assicurazioni SpA from Ergo Italia SpA, the Italian insurance consolidator. The acquisition has been authorised by the Italian insurance regulator Istituto...

  • Company briefs

    Fourteen Mcast students got the chance to witness first-hand the operations of Palumbo Malta Superyachts in a collaboration intended to help them draw experience from the working world. This was the first time that the Malta College of Arts,...

  • Dynamic and complex world of property needs knowledge

    Dynamic and complex world of property needs knowledge

    The real estate market in Malta continues to grow and flourish. Industry leaders are challenged with the task of identifying and capitalising on new opportunities, while also protecting what has already been created. More players are entering the...

  • New name for MSV Life

    New name for MSV Life

    As from tomorrow, MSV Life will be changing its name to MAPFRE MSV Life, strengthening its brand through a visible and strong association with an international player that has the vision to be the most trusted global insurance company. David...

  • GreenPak wins award for bottle cap scheme

    GreenPak wins award for bottle cap scheme

    Malta’s largest waste recovery scheme, GreenPak Coop Society, won first prize in the the Sustainable Enterprise Awards for its Nirriċikla għall-Istrina campaign. Now in its sixth edition, the campaign collect funds for the annual l-Istrina charity...

  • CorporateVIP-InCampagna Malta deal

    CorporateVIP-InCampagna Malta deal

    CorporateVIP, the exclusive B2B privilege membership offering an employee rewards and benefits have partnered with InCampagna Malta, the online platform providing certified organic fresh fruit, vegetables and other products and artisan fine food...

  • GasanMamo Insurance takes part in President’s Run

    GasanMamo Insurance takes part in President’s Run

    A representative group of employees from GasanMamo Insurance participated in this year’s President’s Charity Fun Run in aid of the Malta Community Chest Fund. A record number of people took part in the eight edition of this annual run. GasanMamo...

  • Zanzi Homes and Quicklets opens new Valletta, Sliema offices

    Zanzi Homes and Quicklets opens new Valletta, Sliema offices

    Rental property specialists Quicklets have opened new offices in Sliema and Valletta after inking its 10th franchise agreement. Quicklets now has nine offices. The Sliema office is situated at The Strand, while the Valletta office is in St John’s...

  • ARQ Group sponsors RC44 Valletta Cup

    ARQ Group will be both supporting partners and official sponsors of the prestigious RC44 Valletta Cup for the second year. This year’s event started in Bermuda in March and the final race of the season will take place between Wednesday and next...

  • Greywater recycling system at Helen Keller Resource Centre

    Greywater recycling system at Helen Keller Resource Centre

    A greywater recycling system was inaugurated at Hellen Keller Resource Centre in Qrendi by President Marie- Louise Coleiro Preca. The new system will enable the reuse of treated water for garden irrigation. The installation is part of the...

  • HSBC Bank Malta supports women directors

    HSBC Bank Malta supports women directors

    HSBC Bank Malta will become the first organisation in the country to support a new non-profit organisation, Women Directors Malta (WDM), in its objective to improve gender diversity at board level across the country. WDM was set up to help women...

  • Governor calls for expenditure control

    Governor calls for expenditure control

    Judicious control of government expenditure was essential since some important government revenue streams may be past their peak and may need to be replaced by new initiatives, Central Bank of Malta governor Mario Vella has warned. He was speaking...

  • Tirrenia returns to Malta after 29 years

    Tirrenia returns to Malta after 29 years

    Tirrenia has relaunched its Genoa-Livorno-Catania-Malta cargo route, aiming to “strengthen the offer towards Sicily and Malta” with a service for heavy vehicle drivers. Three weekly trips from Genoa to Catania are being operated, together with...