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  • Writing the perfect job description

    Writing the perfect job description

    Job descriptions are at the core of the recruitment industry and generate the first impression of the role in question through the way they are presented to candidates. Therefore, they should act as a sales document. However, they also run the...

  • 80 foreign students and professionals in Gozo to tackle climate change

    80 foreign students and professionals in Gozo to tackle climate change

    Entrepreneurs and institutions that have been funding eco-initiatives have realised that no tangible results have been achieved through research alone and that only the provision of self-sustainable solutions and tangible initiatives should be...

  • Century 21 Malta adopts latest technology

    Century 21 Malta, a real estate services provider, has taken another leap into the future and set itself up with some of the most cutting-edge customer relationship management solutions available on the market. After a thorough analysis of the...

  • HSBC Premier re-launched with attractive new benefits

    HSBC Malta has re-launched HSBC Premier, introducing new entry criteria for customers wishing to join. Customers with a salary of €50,000 net which is directly credited into the HSBC Premier account will be eligible to benefit from the entire...

  • JMV celebrates 10th anniversary with ISOMAT

    JMV celebrates 10th anniversary with ISOMAT

    JM Vassallo Vibro Steel Ltd (JMV) hosted an event to celebrate its collaboration with the ISOMAT brand in Malta by holding a training seminar at the JMV Building Solutions premises in Żebbuġ. JMV strongly believes in a culture of education. ISOMAT...

  • Conference on maritime spatial planning

    Malta Marittima has teamed up with the Planning Authority to organise a stakeholders’ conference on Maritime Spatial Planning and Blue Growth on September 19. Malta Marittima is responsible for the Blue Economy and integrated maritime policy,...

  • Remax & Friends Foundation launches fundraising marathon

    Remax & Friends Foundation launches fundraising marathon

    The Remax & Friends Foundation has come to an agreement with Remax Malta to organise an annual fundraising marathon. As a result, each of the 27 Remax offices have agreed to hold a number of fundraising events in the run-up to the marathon. Their...

  • Ambassador of Malta to the US in wreath-laying ceremony

    Ambassador of Malta to the US in wreath-laying ceremony

    The Ambassador of Malta to the US, Pierre Clive Agius, led a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at Arlington Cemetery on August 15. This was the first time for a Maltese ambassador to lay a wreath at this important military...

  • Elderly leave their mark for Pope

    Elderly leave their mark for Pope

    On the occasion of CareMalta’s 25th anniversary, Vassallo Group chairman Nazzareno Vassallo, accompanied by CareMalta’s chief executive and the company’s management team, presented a special gift to Pope Francis consisting of a number of...

  • ARQ Group approved as corporate member of the IMC

    ARQ Group achieved another milestone in its growth as a leading professional services organisation when it was recently accepted as a corporate member of the Investment Migration Council (IMC). This makes ARQ Group the first Maltese private firm...

  • Labelling electronic goods

    Labelling electronic goods

    Suppliers of electronic products are not obliged to provide consumers with information relating to the tests conducted in order to arrive at the energy grade given to such products, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has recently...

  • Investing in emerging markets as US raises rates – not for the faint-hearted

    The economic and political situation in Turkey has recently been dominating the headlines. The Turkish lira plummeted and yields on the country’s sovereign bonds reached record highs. The country’s central bank did not do much to stop the rout,...

  • Stocks rally after Powell speech, oil prices surge

    Global equity market rose yesterday after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell expressed no surprises in a key speech outlining a steady course for monetary policy, while oil prices surged on signs Iran sanctions may constrain worldwide...

  • FIMBank shares surge almost 10 per cent

    FIMBank shares surge almost 10 per cent

    The MSE Equity Price Index extended Thursday's gains as it added a further 0.37% to 4,306.126 points on Friday. The increase was mostly driven by the upsurge in the share price of FIMBank which outweighed the declines in BOV and Plaza. Despite...

  • Turning a new leaf

    Turning a new leaf

    Some weeks ago I had written about the possible consequences of global warming, one of which is the melting of glaciers in the Arctic, the most northern region of the world. I had argued that if this were to happen, it would open up a route for...

  • Customer favourites are back

    Customer favourites are back

    Emirates has introduced new toys from the Emirates Fly with Me collection and Lonely Planet Kids activity kit bags for children travelling in all classes. The new range of toys will come in the top four favourite characters, as voted by customers...

  • Bank of Valletta supports Malta-Japan Chamber of Commerce

    Bank of Valletta supports Malta-Japan Chamber  of Commerce

    Bank of Valletta is supporting the newly set-up Maltese-Japan Chamber of Commerce, a non-profit organisation focused on strengthening commercial exchanges between Japan and Malta. The collaborative agreement was signed during the recent trade...

  • Oil, copper slip as US-China trade row escalates

    Oil and copper prices slipped yesterday as the US-China trade dispute escalated while global equity markets traded slightly lower as gains in US technology shares offset declines in commodity and trade-sensitive shares. The United States and China...

  • Lombard Bank profits grow

    Lombard Bank profits grow

    The Lombard Bank Group said on Thursday that it made a profit before tax of  €6.1m in the first six months of 2018, compared to €4.7m in the same period last year. Activity remained strong and profitable in all significant business lines of both...

  • Current economic review: US and Europe

    The US economy has achieved positive readings for growth, inflation and employment. The stimulus effect from tax cuts led to a higher growth in the second quarter of 2018 and could be maintained for at least another quarter. A gradual rise in both...