29th May 2017

Europe can no longer "completely depend" on the US and UK following the election of President Trump and Brexit, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said at an election rally.

Marie-Claire Grima - 25th May 2017

Nearly a year on from the Brexit referendum, even the staunchest and most determined Remain voters have had to face reality and adjust their expectations.

16th May 2017

Greece has fallen back into recession for the first time since 2012, according to official figures from Eurostat.

15th May 2017

France’s President Emmanuel Macron has chosen centre-right mayor Edouard Philippe as France's new Prime Minister.

11th May 2017

The Bank of England has cut down UK economic growth forecasts for 2017 from 2 per cent to 1.9 per cent and held interest rates at 0.25 per cent.

8th May 2017

The euro hit a six-month dollar high before falling back as markets reacted to Emmanuel Macron's victory in France's presidential election.

3rd May 2017

Brexit minister David Davis said on Wednesday that Britain will not be paying €100bn to leave the EU.

4th May 2017

The Duke of Edinburgh is giving up his public duties from the autumn, Buckingham Palace has announced.

2nd May 2017

Italy's flagship airline Alitalia will formally request to enter bankruptcy proceedings, after workers rejected a restructuring plan.

24th April 2017

The euro rose to a five-month high after the first round of voting in the French presidential election on Sunday.

20th April 2017

Global financial stability has continued to improve but there were still areas of risk ahead, according to a new report from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

18th April 2017

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has announced that a general election will be held on 8 June.

11th April 2017

Tesla Inc overtook General Motors yesterday to become the US car maker with the largest market capitalisation

6th April 2017

A new £130m arrivals terminal is to be built at London Stansted Airport, right next to the current terminal.

6th April 2107

Facebook is making it impossible to repost or share ‘revenge porn’, in order to prevent these images from spreading across its platforms.

4th April 2017

Asos has seen a jump in half-year profits and sales driven by the fall in sterling since the EU referendum.

3rd April 2017

The Eurozone's unemployment rate has continued to fall, dropping to a near eight-year low in February, according to figures from Eurostat.

30th March 2017

Brexit has made EU member states more determined and united, said European Council president Donald Tusk during the European People's Party congress in Malta, as he warned against the threat of populism in Europe.

29th March 2017

UK Prime Minister Theresa May has triggered Article 50, launching the two-year negotiations that will culminate in Britain’s exit from the European Union.

27th March 2017

A new report titled ‘The Europe We Need’ has called for a ‘multi-speed’ Europe in which the eurozone presses ahead with its own budget and even its own prime minister.

FROM INTERVIEWS

Martina Said – 26th March 2017

Malta Chamber deputy president Frank Farrugia discusses the country’s economic outlook and business sentiment for 2017.

Marie-Claire Grima – 25th March 2017

From the budgets allocated to the number of high-level meetings held here over these six months, here’s a breakdown of Malta’s Presidency Of The EU Council, in figures.

24th March 2017

Businesses within the eurozone grew at the fastest rate in nearly six years in March, led higher by France and Germany, according to the closely-watched Markit Composite Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI).

24th March 2017

The European Central Bank has withdrawn Malta-based Nemea Bank's licence, in line with a recommendation made by local financial regulators earlier this year.

23rd March 2017

The Administrative Report 2016/17 of the Malta Chamber has been published. The yearly publication gathers the work of the Chamber in the past year.

23rd March 2017

The Malta gaming licence, which allows a fantasy sports company to operate in many nations across Europe, is hotly in demand, with as many as 20 different companies applying for it, sources have claimed.

23rd March 2017

The 2017 Global Startup Ecosystem Report, published by Startup Genome, reports that Malta shows significant growth potential as a startup ecosytem.

23rd March 2017

Jeremy Leach, CEO of Managing Partners Group, has forecast that Malta will benefit more than any other financial centre in Europe from Britain leaving the European Union.

22nd March 2017

Malta loses 4.59 per cent of GDP in tax revenue due to so-called profit shifting by multinational companies, according to a report by the Tax Justice Network.

22nd March 2017

Supermarket giant Lidl is setting up an International Regional Distribution Centre in Malta, after reaching an agreement with Malta Enterprise and Malta Industrial Parks.