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  • Online course to beat GDPR deadline

    Online course to beat GDPR deadline

    With the deadline fast approaching for local companies and organisations to be compliant with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on Friday, Information Systems Limited have a solution. Their 20-minute GDPR course by...

  • Clean-up at Buskett Gardens for Earth Day

    Clean-up at Buskett Gardens for Earth Day

    Calamatta Cuschieri teamed up with Malta Clean-Up as part of Earth Day 2018 to help clear Malta of waste. The team, along with family and friends, went to Buskett Gardens for this year’s edition of Earth Day, where multiple bags of recycling and...

  • MeDirect makes major investment in credit market capabilities

    MDB Group (MeDirect), a pan-European ECB-regulated entity with banks in Malta and Belgium, has announced an important strategic hire to its senior management team, strengthening its growing corporate lending business and to spearhead the bank’s...

  • HSBC Malta business banking reception

    HSBC Malta business banking reception

    HSBC Commercial Banking hosted an exclusive networking event for business banking customers with a twist. Apart from the opportunity to network with other business people, customers were also treated to a guided tour of the Wignacourt Museum,...

  • Fifth edition of Morning Booster

    Fifth edition of Morning Booster

    Anchovy. hosted the fifth edition of the Morning Booster, held in collaboration with the Plaza in Sliema. This initiative, created by Achovy., has become extremely popular over the past couple of years due to the eclectic mix of house music, zumba...

  • HSBC first bank in Malta to launch Face ID technology

    HSBC first bank in Malta to launch Face ID technology

    HSBC has become the first bank in Malta to provide corporate customers access to the HSBCnet mobile banking app using facial-recognition technology, speeding up the log-in process and increasing account security. The launch marks another first in...

  • Hungary opens permanent consulate in Malta

    “Better late than never” was the first reaction of MEP Istvan Ujhelyi after receiving confirmation from the Hungarian government that Hungary would have a permanent diplomatic representation through the setting up of a consulate in Valletta. The...

  • Malta SIR attends regional brand meeting in Greece

    Malta SIR attends regional brand meeting in Greece

    Malta Sotheby’s International Realty was invited by its affiliate office in Greece to view the new Costa Navarino Residences – a limited collection of luxury villas for freehold ownership within the multi-awarded Navarino Dunes five-star resort in...

  • Use blockchain model to cut small firms’ costs, empower citizens, MEPs urge

    Applying the blockchain model to areas like energy use, supply chains and governance would cut costs for firms and empower citizens, said the Industry Committee. Blockchain transactions are recorded by multiple users, rather than by paid – and...

  • Index back to positive territory

    The MSE Equity Total Return Index recovered last week’s loss by advancing 1.22 per cent this week, closing at 8,538.891 points. In the equity market, a total of 20 securities were active, of which nine gained ground, while only four headed south.

  • Elon Musk brings technology charm offensive to Los Angeles tunnel plan

    Elon Musk brings technology charm offensive to Los Angeles tunnel plan

    Billionaire entrepreneur Elon Musk is bringing his technology charm offensive to an attempt at digging a tunnel beneath part of Los Angeles to test designs for a high-speed subterranean transportation network he envisions for the city. Musk, the...

  • Dollar and oil pause ascent

    World markets began to strain yesterday after a rollercoaster week that has seen oil break $80 a barrel, Italian politics rattle the euro zone again and emerging markets battered by a pumped-up dollar and rising borrowing costs. Traders hit...

  • Cambridge Analytica files for bankruptcy in US following Facebook debacle

    Cambridge Analytica files for bankruptcy in US following Facebook debacle

    Cambridge Analytica, the political consultancy at the centre of Facebook Inc's privacy scandal, filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy in the United States late on Thursday. This past March allegations surfaced that Cambridge Analytica, hired by President...

  • ASML shares – Believing in its long-term potential

    ASML shares – Believing in its long-term potential

    ASML was always a top holding in the Calamatta Cuschieri Euro Equity Fund and we continue to believe in the long-term story of the Group. Shares of ASML are up 180% over a period of 5-years. ASML does not seem to be slowing down anytime soon as it...

  • When numbers don’t add up

    Persons working with numbers enjoy doing so because numbers reflect exactness. No number is like another and any number gives a very specific dimension to something. For instance, 80 per cent means something which 79 per cent or 81 per cent do not.

  • If it's America First, then Europe will respond in kind, Altmaier says

    If it's America First, then Europe will respond in kind, Altmaier says

    The United States must reckon with Europe responding in kind if it declares "America First" and places its own economic interests before those of others, Germany's Economy Minister Peter Altmaier said. In an interview with ARD television, Altmaier...

  • Female leaders in technology

    Female leaders in technology

    “ICT is a very exciting career and it is not about sitting behind a desk and coding. There’s so much more than that. The country needs more girls in Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) subjects because this is the way forward.

  • LinkedIn global marketing leader to address B2B Conference and Expo

    LinkedIn’s global content marketing leader, Jason Miller will be addressing the first B2B conference and expo which will be held on June 1 at the MFCC, Ta’ Qali. Miller will be teaming up with other high profile speakers including Clive Woodward,...

  • New US sanctions hit at Hezbollah-linked financier, companies

    New US sanctions hit at Hezbollah-linked financier, companies

    The United States sought on Thursday to further choke off funding sources for Iranian-backed Hezbollah, imposing sanctions on its representative to Iran, as well as a major financier and his five companies in Europe, West Africa and the Middle...

  • Good news about chocolate

    Good news about chocolate

    Perhaps few people know that the inventive Maltese were among those who pioneered chocolate in Europe way back in the 17th and 18th centuries. Now, Goodies Ltd of Qormi, in conjunction with Italian producer ICAM Cioccolatieri, is bringing the...