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  • ‘From the early days of the PC to cloud-based solutions’

    ‘From the early days of the PC to cloud-based solutions’

    Shireburn Software has come a long way since it was first set up by John de Giorgio as an IT training company in 1983. With a track record of development of a string of internationally successful software products, Shireburn continues to innovate...

  • Basel AML Index places Malta ahead of neighbouring jurisdictions

    The seventh edition of the Basel AML Index issued by the International Centre for Asset Recovery, part of the Basel Institute on Governance, has placed Malta ahead of neighbouring European finance jurisdictions on the risk of money laundering and...

  • GreenPak CEO advising Chile on implementation of new recycling laws

    Waste management expert and GreenPak CEO Mario Schembri has been asked by  Chile on behalf of the not-for-profit organisation Expra (Extended Responsibility Alliance) to assist the country with the implementation of new recycling regulations that...

  • Equity index dragged lower on low volumes

    Equity index dragged lower on low volumes

    The MSE Equity Total Return Index posted predominantly negative performances this week, ultimately drifting 0.85 per cent lower at 8,854.112 points, following the previous week’s loss. Activity was spread across 21 equities, of which ten fell and...

  • US consumer confidence at 18-year high

    A measure of US consumer confidence rose in October to an 18-year high amid optimism about jobs and the economy. The Conference Board reported last week that its index of US consumer confidence rose to 137.9 in October, the highest level since...

  • Company briefs - November 4, 2018

    Hudson Group has opened a new 350sqm Nike store at Level -2 of The Point Shopping Complex. The store replaces the previous Nike store on Level 0 within the same complex and displays a wider range of men’s and women’s footwear and apparel.  “We’re...

  • The Virtual Financial Assets Act enters into force

    As the official date for the entry into force of the Virtual Financial Assets Act (Cap. 590 of the laws of Malta, the ‘VFAA’), November 1, 2018 is set to be remembered as a watershed moment, the day Malta entrenched its leading role in the world...

  • The real estate market today

    The real estate market today

    Recent criticism of the situation in the Maltese property market is grounds to examine the way things currently stand and the direction for the future. It is important not to take issues outside of their context and actually take stock of the...

  • RSM Malta celebrates annual RSM International World Day with hunt

    RSM Malta celebrates annual RSM International World Day with hunt

    RSM Malta, a leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market, recently celebrated its annual RSM World Day, during which approximately 170 RSM employees participated in a scavengers hunt in Żebbuġ. The event was...

  • BNF Bank awards top student in Diploma in Maltese Literature

    As part of BNF Bank’s sponsorship of the University of Malta’s Diploma in Maltese Literature, the bank has awarded top student Daniela Attard Bezzina who placed first, by reimbursing her course fees. The bank’s sponsorship is part of its...

  • HSBC Malta recognised as model employer for mental well-being

    HSBC Malta recognised as model employer for mental well-being

    HSBC Malta has received the Gold certificate by Richmond Foundation Malta, making it the first large corporate in the country to be recognised for creating a climate of openness and support for mental health among its employees. The Gold...

  • An engaging blockchain week for CSB Group

    An engaging blockchain week for CSB Group

    The past days in Malta have been termed as the Blockchain Week due to the numerous activities taking place in the run-up to the largest blockchain event this year locally – the Malta Blockchain Summit. CSB Group has been actively involved in two...

  • Coldwell Banker meets up in Paris

    Coldwell Banker meets up in Paris

    Coldwell Banker, the international real estate service leader, gathered its representatives in Paris for the Coldwell Banker Real Estate Master Franchise Summit last week. The three-day-long event saw representatives from all over the world,...

  • The Definitive(ly) Good Guide to Restaurants in Malta & Gozo survey winners

    The Definitive(ly) Good Guide to Restaurants in Malta & Gozo survey was launched recently with the added incentive of prizes for participants who vote for the largest number of restaurants. Sponsored by HSBC & Global Payments, who have provided...

  • DHL Express Malta to expand capabilities on next-day deliveries

    DHL Express has taken a strategic decision to focus the activities of its Malta operation solely on Time Definite International (express) deliveries, reinforcing its commitment to ensure its parcels and documents are delivered on time. “Our...

  • Loving what you do as a job

    Loving what you do as a job

    Most people need to make a living of sorts, and every job has its ups and downs. It does, however, help if you enjoy the work you do. I wouldn’t have done this job for so many years if I didn’t derive satisfaction from it. In my job, it is...

  • National conference for media and NGOs on CSR

    National conference for media and NGOs on CSR

    The Tumas Fenech Foundation for Education in Journalism (FTFEĠ), in association with the President’s Foundation for the Wellbeing of Society (PFWS), is organising a national conference on ‘CSR: business, journalism and society’ on Wednesday...

  • Domino’s opens in Qawra

    Domino’s opens in Qawra

    Pizza delivery expert Domino’s celebrated the opening of its new store in Qawra – a resounding success with many delicious, hand-tossed pizzas served to highly satisfied customers. Through the new store Domino’s can now better serve customers...

  • Shine a light – understanding ADHD

    Shine a light – understanding ADHD

    The video Shine a light – understanding ADHD has been released. This short documentary is about what ADHD (Attention Deficit and Hyperactivity Disorder) is all about, both from a personal and a clinical perspective. This initiative aims to help...

  • Disclaimer - November 4, 2018

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