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  • A complete 3D printing solution

    A complete 3D printing solution

    The last few years have seen a revolution in the world of 3D design. What was once the preserve of specialist aerospace manufacturers has now become available to everyone. Today, over 70 per cent of all design currently being done in Europe is...

  • Company briefs

    The five-star Corinthia Hotel Lisbon has been recognised by the 2014 World Travel Awards in Athens as Portugal’s leading business hotel for its outstanding business facilities and service. Reuben Mifsud, general manager of Corinthia Hotel Lisbon,...

  • Analytics means business

    Today’s digitilised businesses generate huge amounts of data. The problem is to actually make any sense of this huge volume in a timely manner and harness the power of data to swiftly react to and capitalise on opportunities for growth, innovation...

  • Temporary workers’ rights acknowledged and respected

    Temporary workers’ rights acknowledged and respected

    Although temporary work, also known as temping, is becoming more common, there is a misconception that it could be more precarious, less secure and offer less protection to an employee. Temping specialist at Misco Lisa Zarb Cousin explains how...

  • Step on the pedal

    Step on the pedal

    Forza Horizon 2 is the anticipated Xbox game that adds plenty of speed to the Forza Motorsports series. It’s the sequel to Forza Horizon and continues the same kind of experience. If you like driving games, exotic cars, realistic racing and lots...

  • Housing trends in five diverse European cities

    Housing trends in five diverse European cities

    Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC has released a snapshot look on several international housing markets. The information was provided by local Coldwell Banker affiliates in featured markets based on their views of recent housing trends for five...

  • A lucky draw

    A lucky draw

    If you’re the creative type, the Pencil stylus can be a valuable tool. Designed to complement the Paper app, Pencil is an aluminium stylus for use with tablets. It’s a good idea that takes the traditional stylus a little further, but currently...

  • New concept for cultural entertainment

    New concept for cultural entertainment

    Cultural Events Band (CEB) will be launching with an event themed ‘Bridge on fire’, to be held on September 8 on the Valletta breakwater bridge. Guests will be entertained by upcoming Maltese artists including Red Electrick and CEB Buskers, who...

  • Disclaimer

    The information published in this page is intended for information purposes only. Any legal claim or action taken in the event of a dispute should be based solely on the legal texts concerned. For more information, call the Office for Consumer...

  • Strings attached

    Strings attached

    The Capo Touch app has been around for a while on Mac and we have enjoyed using it for most of that time. Now in its third version, the app is set to become yet more popular, especially with those interested in learning guitar or improving their...

  • St John Association (Malta) holds AGM

    St John Association (Malta) holds AGM

    The St John Association (Malta) held its annual general meeting at its headquarters in Valletta, presided over by its chairman, Chief Justice Emeritus Professor J. J. Cremona. Members of the St John Council, officers and members of St John...

  • Handling holiday problems

    Handling holiday problems

    When we plan to go away, we usually dream of a perfect holiday and hope to visit the places we had in mind and get the best value for our money. However, sometimes travel plans do not materialise as we would like them to. Who is to blame when...

  • Making contact

    Making contact

    GoTenna is a cool little device that is part CB radio and part private mobile network. The idea is to overcome the shortcomings of poor network reception by using a low-power radio to communicate. The device is a two-watt radio transceiver powered...

  • New trends in research funding

    New trends in research funding

    The University of Malta is expanding its research activities from curiosity-driven studies to result-driven breakthroughs thanks to a cultural shift and generosity of the Maltese through their contribution to the Research, Innovation and...

  • Outdoor furniture without guarantee

    Outdoor furniture without guarantee

    Q: Lately, I was shopping around for some outdoor furniture, mainly a wooden table and some wooden chairs. Every shop I visited did not offer any guarantee with the sale of this kind of furniture. When I queried about such warranty, everyone...

  • Living in a box

    Living in a box

    Have you ever kept a box you would have just unpacked just in case you might need it? Fast-forward a few years and you discover a whole collection of empty boxes cluttering up your living space. If you’re pleading guilty right now, you’re not...

  • Air Malta appoints new deputy CCO

    Air Malta appoints new deputy CCO

    Air Malta has begun a drive to rebuild its management team, starting with the appointment of Joseph Galea as deputy chief commercial officer. Galea, 50, has worked for Malta’s tourism sector for the past 23 years, most recently as the...

  • Online goods

    Q: What legal rights do I have if I buy a good online and this is not delivered? I have already waited two months, as when I contacted the seller, I was informed that sometimes delivery may take a bit long. Since two months have now elapsed, what...

  • Are your children browsing safely?

    Are your children browsing safely?

    Tablets, smart phones and anything technological have taken over our lives. How often do you sit at a restaurant and marvel at the lack of communication at a table due to children tapping away on a tablet or smart phone? True, it’s easier for many...

  • National airline moves to new EU regulations

    National airline moves to new EU regulations

    Air Malta is among the first of more than 20 operators holding an Air Operators Certificate (AOC) to have successfully completed the transition to the new European regulations. The national airline has subsequently been issued with a European...

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