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16th October 2019

RSM Malta has produced a video presentation of the main highlights to emerge from the 2020 Budget.

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15th October 2019

Following the Finance Minister's Budget speech on Monday evening, the Malta Chamber provided its members with an exclusive summary of the main highlights that will affect businesses in 2020..

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15th October 2019

PN Leader Adrian Delia laments that proposed Budget measures fail to solve problems created by the Government.

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14th October 2019

It noted a further deceleration of economic growth, in line with international trends, and thus called for a focus on competitiveness-enhancing measures.

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14th October 2019

Plans for the introduction of pedestrian bridges, which could also accommodate cyclists, and increase the number of bicycle lanes announced.

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14th October 2019

The Finance Minister said that the MFSA and FIAU will continue to take reform initiatives in line with MONEYVAL recommendations.

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14th October 2019

Development of a new niche of economic activity in the Drones sector to be implemented.

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14th October 2019

Electric car owners to pay lower electricity rates as of 1st January.

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14th October 2019

Rate of tax on overtime will go down to 15% for the first 100 hours of overtime for those who earn less than €20,000 per year, are not in managerial positions.

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14th October 2019

Unemployment expected to increase slightly by 0.2 percentage points

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14th October 2019

During a press briefing to the media, Minister Scicluna said that the Budget is going to focus on sustainability.

Time to Prioritise Competitiveness - Malta Chamber

The statement was made in light of the World Economic Forum revising Malta’s competitiveness index downwards by two places.

7th October 2019

The Malta Chamber of Commerce, Enterprise and Industry presents its proposals for the Budget 2020 to the Hon Prime Minister

10th October 2019

President David Xuereb leads a Malta Chamber delegation to the Nationalist Party head-quarters, and presents the employer organisation’s pre-budget 2020 proposals to the Opposition.

Budget 2020 - 11th October 2019

The official announcement will be made during the 2020 Budget speech on Monday.

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1st October 2019

PN Leader Adrian Delia stresses that while GDP growth is important and welcome, GDP measurements are not good enough to gauge the wellness of society.

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29th September 2019

Finance Minister Edward Scicluna, Shadow finance minister Mario de Marco, Malta Chamber Deputy President Marisa Xuereb and Central Bank Governor Mario Vella weigh in on what they expect of 2020.

Jo Caruana - 21st September 2019

Finance Minister Edward Scicluna, Shadow finance minister Mario de Marco, Malta Chamber Deputy President Marisa Xuereb and Central Bank Governor Mario Vella weigh in on a locally sound but internationally turbulent 2019.

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17th September 2019

The Government’s pre-budget document deals with fostering competitiveness, which it seeks to do by modernising state agencies and functions.

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17th September 2019

Prof. Edward Scicluna said the 2020 Budget will be focused on pensioners and housing.

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16th September 2019

‘For this to happen, the Government needs to instil and enforce a paradigm shift in its approach,’ it said in the 2020 pre-budget document.

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13th September 2019

The pre-budget document highlighted the importance of employees working in the tourism industry, calling them “critical brand communicators”.

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12th September 2019

The focus will be maximising the area’s touristic potential, while respecting the area's environment, the Government's pre-budget document said.

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12th September 2019

On the creation of public spaces, Government stated that the “Planning Authority (PA) will continue to support and promote open spaces and sustainable urban development, as well as the restoration of buildings, particularly in village cores”.

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11th September 2019

Attracting companies operating in the space industry, strengthening AI, blockchain technologies and online gaming all form part of the Government’s priorities for Budget 2020.

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11th September 2019

In a series of articles, maltachamber.org.mt takes a look at 18 priority areas the Government has laid out in its pre-budget 2020 document.

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27th August 2019

A pre-budget document shows the government’s priorities are safeguarding the environment and the promotion of social justice, among others.