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  • Shireburn Indigo launches integration with Revolut for Business

    Local companies using cloud-based Shireburn Indigo Payroll are now able to pay employees from a Revolut Business account. Companies using Shireburn Indigo Payroll are now able to effect payments to their staff using their company’s Revolut...

  • Positive companies’ results push index higher

    Positive companies’ results push index higher

    The MSE Equity Total Return Index continued to trade in positive territory, with another substantial gain of 1.397 per cent to reach 9,165.303 points. Investor participation was more or less in line with the previous week, as €3.2 million worth of...

  • ECB to hold off interest rate hikes, downgrades outlook

    The European Central Bank last Thursday announced it would hold off on any interest rate hikes until December, moving away from the previous guidance that rates would start rising in October. In a surprisingly pessimistic move, the ECB also...

  • IoD to run flagship ‘Chartered Director Taster’

    IoD to run flagship ‘Chartered Director Taster’

    The Institute of Directors Malta Branch (IoD) will this Wednesday be running a ‘Chartered Director Taster’ with IoD UK international trainer Jean Pousson. Becoming a Chartered Director is a world class designation and the flagship qualification...

  • Company briefs - March 10, 2019

    Finance Malta is organising its 12th annual conference on June 5 and 6 at the Hilton Conference Centre, St Julian’s. The conference is set to deliver an interesting and informative two-day event that will provide delegates with networking...

  • Selling or renting a property should be cheaper

    Selling or renting a property should be cheaper

    With property prices on the rise, the expense of renting or selling through an agent is increasing at an astronomical rate. The seller of a €200,000 property can easily be required to cough up an excess of €11,700. When renting a home, the tenant...

  • Harley-Davidson Malta training experience

    Harley-Davidson Malta training experience

    Fapi Motors Ltd, local distributor of Harley-Davidson motorcycles, is constantly striving to provide the best possible experiences to customers by constantly investing in training programmes for its workforce. Following Fapi Motors’ service...

  • HSBC Malta enabling future skills for young people

    HSBC Malta enabling future skills for young people

    In today’s rapidly changing world HSBC’s new Future Skills programme is supporting young people across Malta and Gozo acquire new capabilities that can enable them to thrive in their future careers. An investment of over €150,000 is facilitating a...

  • SsangYong reveals bigger Musso – soon in Malta

    SsangYong reveals bigger Musso – soon in Malta

    SsangYong enthusiasts will be happy to know that SsangYong’s latest Sports Utility Truck (SUT), the Musso Grand, is set to arrive on Maltese shores next month.  Unveiled in Korea earlier this year, the Musso Grand (branded Rexton Sports Khan in...

  • ‘Brexit: How will it affect Malta?’ discussed during APS Talks

    ‘Brexit: How will it affect Malta?’ discussed during APS Talks

    Following the success of the first two APS Talks, the third event titled ‘Brexit: How will it affect Malta?’ was organised recently. The series of talks sees experts sharing their knowledge and experience in a range of areas with a public audience.

  • Liquigas cylinders regularly tested and certified

    Liquigas cylinders regularly tested and certified

    Details of the latest two incidents involving gas, which were carried in some media, unfortunately were not correct, as none of them involved exploded cylinders. One was the result of a defective appliance and the other was due to a cracked rubber...

  • Maltapost staff members awarded for hard work, outstanding performance

    Maltapost staff members awarded for hard work, outstanding performance

    A number of awards were presented to Maltapost staff members in recognition of their hard work and outstanding performance in 2018 during the company’s annual staff meeting. Maltapost chairman Joseph Said also presented the 2018 financial and...

  • eCabs announces top management appointments

    eCabs announces top management appointments

    eCabs, one of Malta’s largest private transport operators, has unveiled a series of high-profile appointments to its top management team. The appointments complement the company’s further evolution into the leading, next-generation passenger...

  • Maltese endocrinologist obtains prestigious grant to develop new test to benefit patients on steroids

    Miguel Debono, consultant in endocrinology and diabetes and honorary senior lecturer at Sheffield Teaching Hospitals and the University of Sheffield, has obtained a prestigious grant from the National Institute for Health Research to assess the...

  • Bank of Valletta women take a cut for hope

    Bank of Valletta women take a cut for hope

    This year Bank of Valletta celebrated International Women’s Day with the BOV Hair for Hope Challenge.  The initiative centred on the power of women giving hope to other women by donating their hair to the Malta Community Chest Fund Foundation...

  • GasanZammit employees fly to Poland

    GasanZammit employees fly to Poland

    Earlier in February, the management team at GasanZammit Motors Ltd treated their employees to a well-deserved trip to Poland for some fun, team building, sightseeing and delicious food. Without a doubt this was another interesting event for the...

  • Victim Support Malta launches pilot project

    Victim Support Malta has launched its Suicide Prevention Outreach and Therapeutic Services. This is a pilot project sponsored by the Marigold Foundation that will be known to the public as SPOT by VSM. Victim Support Malta is an NGO that provides...

  • Medavia treat for women

    Medavia treat for women

    Medavia has continued with the tradition of commemorating Women’s Day every March 8. Managing director Rammah Ettir presented a purple carnation and a box of chocolates, adding a sweet taste to the now established tradition to mark the day. Mr...

  • Mapfre MSV Life to support Caritas Female Programme for next three years

    Mapfre MSV Life to support Caritas Female Programme for next three years

    Mapfre MSV Life has pledged its support to Caritas Malta for the forthcoming three years as a result of a support agreement that was signed recently. The financial assistance that will be provided by Mapfre MSV Life will be specifically directed...

  • Lombard increases pre-tax profit by 55%

    Lombard Bank group reported a pre-tax profit of €13.77 million in 2018, an increase of 55.3 per cent over the previous year.  Profit attributable to equity holders of the bank was €8.45 million, or 64.7 per cent above that in the previous...