Business
Advert

Business

  • Bioethics symposium

    Bioethics symposium

    CareMalta and The Faculty of Theology within the University of Malta, have collaborated in the presentation of the first bioethics symposium. The aim of the symposium was to solicit bioethical understanding and set a national floor for discussion...

  • First national financial literacy quiz held

    First national financial literacy quiz held

    The first edition of a national financial literacy quiz, conceptualised by the Department of Accounting and Business Studies within the Directorate for Learning and Assessment Programmes (DLAP) at the Ministry for Education and Employment (MEDE)...

  • Nescafé 3in1 Lifecycle Challenge fundraising events collect money for renal patients

    Nescafé 3in1, the title sponsor of LifeCycle Challenge 2019, offered the public the chance to get a taste of what the participants experience at the gruelling challenges organised annually in aid of renal patients in Malta. Held at the University...

  • Excavations underway for The Shoreline

    Excavations underway for The Shoreline

    Site excavation works for The Shoreline Residence’s multi-purpose project at Ricasoli, in the vicinity of Smart City Malta, have started. The competitive tender for the complete excavation of the site has been awarded to Polidano Group. During...

  • Looking for value in UK equities

    Almost three years have passed since the famous Brexit referendum which shook Europe from its roots and paved the way for the UK and Europe to start their divorce proceedings. Needless to say, the period was an eventful one with UK Prime Minister...

  • Malta Chamber organises brokerage event at Malta AI & Blockchain Summit

    Malta Chamber organises brokerage event at Malta AI & Blockchain Summit

    The brokerage event organised by The Malta Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry, as part of Enterprise Europe Network (EEN) in Malta, welcomed 80 international business participants from 15 countries with over 160 B2B meetings. An online...

  • Heated tobacco device given green light by FDA

    Last month, the US Food and Drug Administration FDA authorised the marketing of new tobacco products manufactured by one of the world’s largest cigarette manufacturers, Philip Morris International. Branded a novel tobacco product, Philip Morris...

  • International expansion

    Edison Investment research has issued an outlook update on Medserv plc on the back of the recent announcement of the FY18 results and directors’ interim statement for Q1 2019. Quoting the report, Edison stated that “Medserv is now truly expanding...

  • Pound wobbles as stocks rally on Trump olive branch

    The British pound wobbled yesterday following Prime Minister Theresa May’s widely-expected resignation, while stock markets mostly rebounded as US President Donald Trump offered an “olive branch” to China in their trade war, dealers said. Sterling...

  • Share price of Farsons continues to advance

    Share price of Farsons continues to advance

    The MSE Equity Price Index erased some of Thursday’s decline as it rebounded by 0.36% to 4,855.258 points. Friday’s gain reflects the positive performances of Farsons (which moved to a fresh all-time high), HSBC, RS2 and Medserv. On the other...

  • China slams US 'lies' about Huawei-government ties

    China slams US 'lies' about Huawei-government ties

    Beijing on Friday accused the United States of spreading "lies" about Huawei after Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said the telecom giant was not being truthful about its ties to the Chinese government. Huawei has been thrust at the centre of...

  • ECB debates switching course before change of helmsman

    ECB debates switching course before change of helmsman

    Politics will have an unusually large role in picking a new chief for the European Central Bank this year, as the switchover coincides with European Parliament elections and the choice of a new Commission. But beyond the horse-trading over the...

  • Philanthropy's bad reputation could put big donors off giving

    Philanthropy's bad reputation could put big donors off giving

    Within hours of the Notre Dame Cathedral fire, half a billion Euros had been raised in donations by leading French business people and their families to help pay for its reconstruction. The speed with which such enormous sums could be raised...

  • Tariffs and GDP impact

    Tariffs and GDP impact

    Political bias might be interfering with the accurate dissemination of information on how the tariffs on China will impact the US economy. The players opposing tariffs say it will reduce GDP and those supportive of this tariff suggest it will...

  • Jamie Oliver: did the celebrity chef bite off more than he could chew?

    Jamie Oliver: did the celebrity chef bite off more than he could chew?

    More than a decade after being launched with a great fanfare of publicity, Jamie Oliver’s restaurant group has been taken into administration with the potential loss of up to 1,300 jobs. One person unlikely to be redundant, though, is Oliver...

  • The love quotient

    The love quotient

    When the concept of emotional intelligence gained popularity through a book published by David Goleman in 1995, it was said that one’s emotional intelligence (EQ) gets people hired. Initially the idea was heavily criticised by scientists and...

  • Strong customer authentication

    Strong customer authentication

    Credorax, a leading merchant acquiring bank providing cross-border smart payment services, recently held an event at its offices in Valletta, for merchants and retailers. The event focused on the importance of secure customer authentication (SCA),...

  • World’s best cloud connectivity for Maltese businesses

    World’s best cloud connectivity for Maltese businesses

    Melita Business, in partnership with Telia Carrier, is now providing cloud connect services. With more than 65,000 kilometres fibre assets across 280 Points of Presence (PoPs) in more than 115 cities  and 35 countries worldwide, Telia Carrier’s...

  • Main Street Complex plc holds AGM

    Main Street Complex plc holds AGM

    Main Street Complex p.l.c. held its first Annual General Meeting since its 2018 IPO, on Friday, May 17. The meeting was chaired by the chairman of the board of directors, Joseph A. Gasan, who presented an overview of the company’s performance and...

  • Cathay Communication appoints Malta representative

    A global communications platform established earlier this year to support China’s Belt and Road Initiative, has appointed Logix Creative Ltd as its exclusive national representative in Malta. The network already spans across more than 60 countries...