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  • Shipping movements

    The following ships are expected in Malta: The MSC Paloma from Barcelona to Port Said (John Ripard & Son Ltd) and the Barbara Krahulik from Catania (SMS Shipping) today. The Daniel from Tunis to Tunis, the Maersk Kingston from Izmir to Valencia,...

  • ‘Providing quality and nutritional products’

    ‘Providing quality and nutritional products’

    Nowadays Good Earth is a household name but not that very long ago it was a company struggling, like many other start-ups, to make it in the marketplace. In its early days shopkeepers thought its founder, Matthew de Giorgio, was trying to sell...

  • Sonia has principles but ain’t pretty

    Sonia has principles but ain’t pretty

    Do you know Sonia? You don’t recall anyone by that name? A brief fling perhaps you now refuse to remember? No? Yet sooner or later she will tell you how much to pay for your mortgage, your credit card debts, your car loan, everything. At least...

  • ‘The enabler of the digital era’

    ‘The enabler of the digital era’

    Nikhil Patil’s vision for GO is to deliver an “unmatched, multi-play experience for its valued customers”. The telecoms company CEO says GO wants “to be the enabler of the digital era”.  He tells The Sunday Times of Malta: “We are already ahead on...

  • Aviation and shipping 2.0: where blockchain meets logistics

    Over the past few weeks this series has explored blockchain’s application to a number of sectors within which we expect the technology to be used to streamline complex processes in the near future. No sector is more suited to its application than...

  • MSE Index posts fourth successive weekly loss

    MSE Index posts fourth successive weekly loss

    MSE Equity Total Return Index drifted 0.2 per cent lower to close at 8,824.319 points. Investor participation was significantly lower than the previous week, as it decreased from €3.07 million, to €1.22 million. Activity was spread across 17...

  • ECB to stop stimulus programme despite weaker outlook

    In a historic moment for the European Central Bank, president Mario Draghi announced last Thursday that the central bank will halt its €2.6 trillion stimulus programme in January despite concerns that the eurozone is predicted to slow down over...

  • Shireburn grows to a team of over 60

    Shireburn grows to a team of over 60

    Shireburn has become a critical component of the local economy, with thousands of businesses managing their operations using Shireburn’s products.  The company has grown to a team of over 60 people and boasts high levels of staff and customer...

  • Company briefs - December 16, 2018

    Townsquare Sliema has appointed Peter Diacono as CEO, who will lead the transformation of its site in the heart of Sliema into a mixed-use development once permits are in place. Mr Diacono will join Townsquare in January after serving in a similar...

  • Disclaimer - December 16, 2018

    The information published in this page is intended for information purposes only. Any legal claim or action taken in the event of a dispute should be based solely on the legal texts concerned. For more information, call the Office for Consumer...

  • Buying toys as Christmas gifts

    It is quite exciting entering a toyshop and choosing toys for our beloved children. However, choosing a toy as a Christmas gift carries the important responsibility of making sure that the chosen toy is perfectly safe for children to play with.

  • Check your Christmas lights now, do not leave it to chance!

    Check your Christmas lights now, do not leave it to chance!

    Each year we see more and more variations of Christmas lights. The Malta Competition and Consumer Affairs Authority (MCCAA) is hereby reminding consumers about some basic safety issues related to consumer products normally bought during the...

  • Paceville site to go under the hammer in February

    Paceville site to go under the hammer in February

    In today’s fast-paced world, life follows a rhythm that is sometimes almost overwhelmingly hectic and demanding. Time is of the essence yet news travels instantly with rapid results. A good opportunity cannot be passed up, especially when it...

  • Progressive official partner at tourism conference

    Progressive official partner at tourism conference

    With 2.3 million tourists visiting the Maltese Islands by the end of October 2018, tourism is one of the strongest sectors in the economy. As arrivals are on the rise, in order to keep a high level of service, hospitality operators must be able to...

  • Long Service Awards presented to APS Bank staff members

    Long Service Awards presented to APS Bank staff members

    APS Bank held a Long Service Award ceremony to honour 180 staff members for their years of service. The event was held at the end of November at the Corinthia St George’s Bay Hotel, St Julian’s. Chairman Frederick Mifsud Bonnici presented the...

  • Award-winning HSBCnet internet banking for businesses revamped

    Award-winning HSBCnet internet banking for businesses revamped

    HSBC Malta has over the past few months been rolling out a better user experience through its award-winning internet banking for business customers, HSBCnet. The focus will be to introduce a customer-friendly interface and functions that are...

  • Global Restaurants Leadership Conference in Dubai

    Global Restaurants Leadership Conference in Dubai

    Martin Mangion, an international business development executive, addressed the Global Restaurants Leadership Conference (GRLC) in Dubai. The conference was an invitation-only event delivering unparalleled thought-leadership to the other top minds...

  • Stop chasing money

    Every entrepreneur knows that innovation, service quality and hard work are only possible with a steady cash flow. Accountants may at times deal with clients coming up with the most improbable excuses in order to delay the settlement of an invoice.

  • 2019 Malta EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award nominations open

    2019 Malta EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award nominations open

    Nominations for the 2019 Malta EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award are now open and will run until January 31. The competition is open to entrepreneurs from all sectors, established and new, with the winner announced during an award ceremony in...

  • HSBC first in Malta to introduce complete digital experience on personal loans

    HSBC first in Malta to introduce complete digital experience on personal loans

    HSBC Bank Malta customers can now submit a personal loan application online and, if approved, receive the money in their account within 24 hours, without leaving their home. Eligible customers only need to fill out a simple form via internet...