7 March 2017, Malta/Barcelona. Mediterrania Capital Partners, the regional Private Equity firm focusing on growth investments for companies in North African and Sub-Saharan countries, announces its plans to raise €250 million for its third fund, Mediterrania Capital III (MC III). Continue reading
“In less than a year since Express Trailers announced its appointment as HAMMAR’s European base for the re-building and customization of HAMMAR side-loaders for the global market, Express Trailers has already delivered rebuilt side-loaders to clients in UK, Turkey, Spain, Portugal, the Canary Islands and the US.” Continue reading
Exasperated. This is the feeling many of the local shipping executives of exporting companies used to feel when searching for a reliable but at the same time cost-effective forwarding solution for their export business. It is very easy to find reliable and competitive freight forwarders with regards importations but as far as exports go, there always seemed to be much less options on the market. This resulted in very high costs compared to imports and less than satisfactory transit times resulting in the local manufacturing exporting companies having an even tougher time competing in the competitive global market. Continue reading
by Denise De Gaetano
With one of the top spots retained for the request of Facebook personal data per capita by the Maltese government, it is becoming more evident that Malta is adjusting to the big data revolution. We no longer can keep much of our lives personal. With every supermarket transaction, Facebook and Twitter login and discount card usage, our personal data, buying habits, posts, photos, likes and chats, we reveal our lives to help companies and governments, achieve the two Ms: Monitoring and Monetization. Continue reading
Air Malta has strongly and categorically denied a report in the Times of Malta today. The airline said the report was full of incorrect and misleading information intended to damage the reputation of the national airline. Continue reading
Deloitte Malta is placing digital strategy and transformation at the forefront of its agenda as it launches Deloitte Digital, the accredited brand of the wider Deloitte network of member firms which combines Deloitte’s globally recognised strength in business transformation and technology implementation with the capabilities of a world-class digital agency.
Young entrepreneurs are the engine of a new economy envisioned by the Nationalist Party. Shadow Minister for the Economy Claudio Grech said so in a meeting with Junior Chamber International (JCI) at Dar Ċentrali in Pietà. Continue reading
Sports discipline in the spotlight
The Convenience Shop has supported “Hands of Stone” – the first boxing event of its kind organised by Chavez Boxing Promotions. The novelty in this sponsorship was the focus on local sports discipline, with Caritas benefitting from the proceeds of this event.
“We, at The Convenience Shop recognise and value the role of sport for the physical and mental well-being of the individual and community at large,” said Ivan Calleja, Director at The Convenience Shop. “We are delighted that through this event we have indirectly supported Caritas; this reflects the Group’s long term vision towards Corporate Social Responsibility,” added Ivan.
The well attended event was held at Aria Complex, San Gwann on Thursday 9th February, 2017
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host to the official Malta Eurovision Song Contest celebration party Continue reading
Malta must put human rights at the foundation of all of its work during its EU Presidency, Amnesty International will tell the Maltese government in meetings this week. Continue reading