News & Views

Malta one of EU's Best Performers on Internal...

25 July 2014

On the 17 July 2014, the European Commission issued the 28th edition of the Internal Market Scoreboard and confirmed Malta as one of the European Union's best performers. Once again the jurisdiction recorded only two outstanding transpositions, which puts it in second place amongst Member States. Malta's transposition deficit is therefore...

Malta-Liechtenstein Tax Treaty now in Force

20 July 2014

The Income and Capital Tax Treaty between Liechtenstein and Malta entered into force on the 1st July 2014 and will become effective on the 1st January 2015. In accordance with the treaty, no withholding taxes will apply on Dividends, Interest and Royalties Source: L.N. 259 of 2014

RGBS Business Breakfast highlights Strength of...

20 July 2014

On the 18th July 2014 the Remote Gaming Business Section (RGBS) within The Malta Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry hosted a business breakfast for operators and other stakeholders in the sector. Keynote speakers included Hon Dr José Herrera, Parliamentary Secretary for Competitiveness and Economic Growth, Mr Joseph Cuschieri,...

Standard & Poor’s Stable Outlook for Malta

11 July 2014

The last S&P Credit Rating Report, published on 11th July 2014, reaffirms Malta's credit rating at 'BBB+/A-2', with a stable outlook. In its report, S&P notes "Malta's fairly strong institutional and governance effectiveness and its resilient economy", and forecasts "the Maltese economy to grow by 2.4% this year and just over 2% on average over...

EMCS International at the Monaco Yacht Show

11 June 2014

In September, Rishi Bonello, Head of Product Development at EMCS International, will be attending the 24th edition of the Monaco Yacht Show, the world's major event in super-yachting, this year being held from the 24th to the 27th September. The show, attended by around 33,000 participants, brings together some 500 major companies operating...