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  • MSE index sinks 2.342%

    MSE index sinks 2.342%

    The MSE Equity Total Return Index extended the negative trend set throughout the opening three weeks of 2019, as it sank a substantial 2.342 per cent to close at 8,694.996 points. The bulk of the losses were registered on Wednesday, as various...

  • German economic growth at five-year low in 2018

    Germany’s economy grew for the ninth year in a row in 2018, albeit witnessing sluggish growth during that period, according to flash data published last week by German statistics agency Destatis. Gross domestic product in Europe’s largest economy...

  • Networking opportunity for Malta’s entrepreneurs

    A unique opportunity to network with some 1,500 of the world’s top business leaders awaits the Malta winners of the 2019 EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award. Both the winner of the main award and the winner of the Rising Star award will travel to...

  • Calamatta Cuschieri addresses prospects market in MSE seminar

    Calamatta Cuschieri addresses prospects market in MSE seminar

    The importance of the prospects market in raising capital for small- and medium-sized enterprises and the increasing need for investor education in this sector were some of the topics of a presentation delivered by Jordan Portelli, investment...

  • Misco using business simulations to bring real world practice to its courses

    A collaboration between Misco Consulting Limited and digital marketing consulting firm The Ornate Group will bring to the classroom for the first time in Malta real world practice through business simulations. “With this revolutionary practice,...

  • Freeport handles record 3.31m containers in 2018

    Malta Freeport Terminals handled a record 3.31 million TEU containers in 2018 and will this year be steaming ahead with an ambitious investment programme in equipment and facilities in a concerted drive to increase the Terminals’ capacity to four...

  • Malta – our growth

    Malta – our growth

    One of the more common ‘table topics’ of recent years has been Malta’s ‘economic boom’, whether the growth is sustainable and what part the real estate market plays in all of this. One of the main drivers over the years has always been our ability...

  • Young entrepreneurs create app for children doing benchmark exam

    Young entrepreneurs create app for children doing benchmark exam

    JAYE Malta’s company programme is back for yet another year, with new, young entrepreneurs raring to take on the enterprise world. Enlight, mentored by AX Group, one of the companies taking part this year, is striving to achieve just that with its...

  • Insurance firm keeps supporting the Foodbank Lifeline Foundation

    Insurance firm keeps supporting the Foodbank Lifeline Foundation

    Insurance firm GasanMamo started off the New Year with another great initiative, the first of many. Earlier this month, for another consecutive year, the firm supported the Foodbank Lifeline Foundation, helping families who struggle to put food on...

  • MGS celebrates 75th year

    The Malta Geographical Society has now been in existence for 75 years. In 1943, a group of academics from the University of Malta, billeted in the country because of the Nazi air raids, started to walk as a group and this developed into a society...

  • Borg Cardona & Co. launches campaign to support strays

    Borg Cardona & Co. Ltd, importers of Royal Canin dog and cat food, has launched a philanthropic initiative aimed at helping stray dogs and cats. Last held two years ago, under the initiative that has been renamed the Royal Canin Malta Charity...

  • Dolmen receives Holiday Check 2019 Award

    Dolmen receives Holiday Check 2019 Award

    The Dolmen Hotel in Qawra, part of the Tumas Group, started off the new year with an exceptional award. A leading travel and review site in Germany, Holidaycheck.de, ranked this newly refurbished hotel as ‘the number one hotel in Malta and one of...

  • Marking National Cheese Lovers Day with pizza

    Today is National Cheese Lovers’ Day. This staple dairy ingredient can be found in all four corners of the world, paired with almost every dish imaginable. There are over 900 to 1,400 cheese types, which are classified by taste and texture. These...

  • Yet another Brexit chapter

    It has been two years, six months and 12 days since that day on June 4, 2016, when the world awoke to the news that the people of the United Kingdom voted for a break away with the rest of the European Union. Divorces are complicated and messy at...

  • Negroni 100th anniversary art competition

    Negroni 100th anniversary art competition

    Campari, Italy’s iconic red bittersweet aperitif, has launched an open art competition as part of its 100th anniversary celebrations of the iconic cocktail Negroni. The art competition, which is being organised in collaboration with Allura – Malta...

  • Stock markets surge on China-US trade breakthrough hopes

    Stock markets across the globe powered higher  yesterday, buoyed by hopes of a breakthrough in the US-China trade war. European and Asian indices bounced back strongly after the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) reported that the US was considering...

  • Surplus recorded in general government accounts

    Surplus recorded in general government accounts

    A surplus of €127.9 million was recorded by the general government in the third quarter of 2018, according to the National Statistics Office. The NSO said that between July and September, total revenue stood at €1,234.5 million, an increase of...

  • A stronger role for the euro

    A stronger role for the euro

    One of the strengths of the United States is its currency – the dollar. The strength lies in the fact that a number of commodities are priced and traded exclusively in the US dollar. Examples include gold and oil. As a result, when the US takes a...

  • Marketing Kingdom brings world leading experts to Malta

    Marketing Kingdom brings world leading experts to Malta

    Some of the world’s leading marketers from Facebook, Twitter, Airbus, Hotels.com, SAP and Bacardi are scheduled to present at Marketing Kingdom Malta, on March 1 at the InterContinental Hotel, St Julian’s. This year’s most anticipated marketing...

  • Online payment services solution

    Secure Trading Group has added its acquiring platform (Acquiring.com) to the existing global gateway solutions provided to the Weston Hotel, a Victorian hotel on the North Yorkshire coast. Secure Trading have provided payment gateway services to...