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  • MSE Equity Index continues its positive trend

    MSE Equity Index continues its positive trend

    The MSE Equity Total Return Index extended its positive trend to five straight weeks, adding a significant 0.465 per cent to close at 9,023.179 points.  Turnover, which amounted to €2.3 million, was spread across 21 equities, of which six fell and...

  • Fed maintains hawkish tone despite Trump’s demands

    The majority of top Federal Reserve (Fed) policymakers believe that interest rates will have to continue to rise until the economy slows down from the increased cost of borrowing, according to the minutes of the central bank’s September monetary...

  • Salaries increase by 3% in a year

    Salaries increase by 3% in a year

    Salaries in Malta rose by an average of three per cent over the past 12 months, the latest figures by Misco show. Data published in the Salaries and Benefits Report 2018/2019 reveals a stable increase in salaries across most positions. The annual...

  • Company briefs - October 21, 2018

    Mazars recently launched a global initiative aimed at giving future workers an insight into what professional life looks like in an increasingly digital workplace. The company’s new #InsideMyPhone campaign offers a way to experience what a...

  • One size does not fit all when it comes to investments

    One size does not fit all when it comes to investments

    There is no single investment solution that suits everyone; what will work for you depends on your own objectives, time-frame and risk appetite. The same applies to any financial planning – whether you are looking at investments, tax planning,...

  • Demolition firm builds name

    Demolition firm builds name

    Among Famalco Group’s diverse range of companies one finds excavation and demolition specialist Faceworks Ltd. Although one of Famalco’s youngest members, the company has established a well-earned name for itself within the industry. Through...

  • CSB Group exhibits at G2E Las Vegas

    CSB Group exhibits at G2E Las Vegas

    CSB Group has just returned from Las Vegas where it exhibited at G2E, an annual international gaming trade show in the casino-entertainment industry. The event took place at the Sands Expo & Convention Centre and was attended by over 20,000...

  • Real estate agent offers tech funds to blockchain entrepreneurs

    In the wake of the Malta Delta Summit, upcoming blockchain legislation and the Malta Blockchain Summit, many newspaper columns have been taken up by news of the revolutionary technology. Like the internet 20 years ago, blockchain innovation...

  • Domino’s sponsors local football club

    Domino’s sponsors local football club

    Pizza delivery brand Domino’s continued in its efforts to give back and connect with the community by sponsoring local football team Fgura United. This club is a successful football team based in Fgura which was established in 1971 and which plays...

  • New book on graduate employability skills in Malta

    New book on graduate employability skills in Malta

    A new publication entitled Graduate Employability Skills in Malta, authored by Dr Anne Marie Thake, head of Public Policy at the University of Malta’s Faculty of Economics, Management and Accountancy, is the first of its kind to examine how...

  • New division is group’s creative heart

    New division is group’s creative heart

    Famalco Group has set up and invested heavily into a highly capable and exciting division within the group itself, known as Focused Knowledge Limited (FKL). This division is seen as the company’s creative heart. Over the years, since its...

  • Progressive is Platinum Partner for Lightspeed in Holland

    The dining industry is one of the most competitive industries in the world. With new restaurants always opening in Malta, it is crucial to keep a level of excellence for the business. Lightspeed is a point of sale system and its key convenience...

  • Is it time for restaurants in Malta to move past the notepad?

    When one thinks about a restaurant, many things come to mind: a warm summer evening, lovely food, chilled drinks and fun talks. When a waiter thinks about a restaurant though, the feeling may be slightly different: pressure, stress and sore feet.

  • Deloitte Digital and Salesforce present marketing cloud workshop

    Deloitte Digital, in collaboration with Salesforce, recently held an introductory workshop on the ‘Salesforce marketing cloud solution’ at the Deloitte Malta office in Mrieħel. This was a unique opportunity for companies looking to engage in...

  • Recruitment agency offering online learning courses

    Vacancy Centre has partnered with Chevron Consultants, a German company, to set up VC Academy and launch online learning courses that offer meaningful educational experiences to maximise individuals’ learning in compliance, risk management and...

  • Malta Maritime Summit 

    Malta Maritime Summit 

    The recently held second edition of the Malta Maritime Summit is now wound up. Yet the issues raised during the four-and-a-half days of intense debates point to many changes needed to take the maritime industry to the next millennial...

  • HSBC Malta promotes the love for the environment with its JAYE interns

    HSBC Malta promotes the love for the environment with its JAYE interns

    A group of Junior Achievement Young Enterprise (JAYE) Malta Foundation students who were interning at HSBC Bank Malta this summer to develop personal and professional skills got more than they signed-up for when the bank provided them with an...

  • Marking the 1,000th edition of Gozitan magazine

    Marking the 1,000th edition of Gozitan magazine

    On the occasion of the publication of the 1,000th edition of the magazine Il-Ħajja f’Għawdex, Gozo Bishop Mario Grech recently celebrated a thanksgiving Mass at Ta’ Pinu Sanctuary for contributors to the magazine, which has been published by the...

  • ‘Employees and management not communicating’

    ‘Employees and management not communicating’

    If your company has no fixed compensation policy, then as an employer you are being pulled and swayed by forces you cannot control, says Misco director Joanne Bondin. Misco has published the 33rd edition of its annual Salaries & Benefits Report.

  • 90 years of Ford in Malta

    90 years of Ford in Malta

    GasanZammit Motors Ltd recently celebrated the 90th anniversary of the Ford dealership in Malta, marking this historic date with an elegant stand-up affair at the Grand Hotel Excelsior in Floriana. The event was attended by Prime Minister Joseph...