Malta leads in EU eGovernment benchmark

Malta is the only country in Europe where all public services are available online, according to a report carried out for the European Commission by Capgemini, IDC, Sogeti, and Politecnico di Milano.

The EU study took into consideration key life events both from a business perspective (such as starting a business, early trading operations and regular business operations), as well as from a personal point of view (such as losing and finding a job, studying, starting a small claims procedure, moving, or owning and driving a car).

RFP for International Logistics Hub issued

Updated 01.02.2017

The Privatisation Unit, acting on behalf of Malta Enterprise, has issued a second public Request for Proposals (RFP) for the Concession to Design, Construct, Finance, Operate and Maintain an International Logistics Hub (ILH) at a site in Hal Far.

The 45,000 square metre site has been specifically earmarked for the project for a number of reasons, particularly in view of its immediate proximity to the Malta International Airport, the Malta Freeport, as well as one of the country's major industrial zones.

Employment figures maintain upward trend

The latest figures issued by the Malta National Statistics Office in its Labour Force Survey point to an increase of 3.5% in employment when compared to the corresponding quarter in 2015.

On average, out of every 100 persons aged between 15 to 64 years, 66 were employed with self-employed persons accounting for 13.5 per cent of all persons with a main job. Results show that, on average, full-timers work 41.6 hours while part-timers work 22.4 hours per week.

New energy efficiency scheme for the local industry

The Sustainable Energy and Water Conservation Unit within the Office of the Prime Minister and Malta Enterprise have launched a new Energy Efficiency Scheme for the local industry intended to support the initial capital costs through a system of tax credits. 

Successful applicants may benefit from tangible economic benefits within reasonable timeframes when system design and operating modes are optimised, enhancing the investors’ competitiveness especially in international markets.

Call for Expression of Interest for the provision of accountancy and related consultancy services within a Corporate Social Responsibility Initiative

Malta Enterprise Corporation is looking for warranted accountants who wish to participate in a project aimed at supporting disadvantaged individuals with potentially successful business ideas to start-up their own business.  The project aims to provide disadvantaged individuals with guidance and financial assistance over the start-up period. Enterprises willing to provide accountancy and related consultancy services to these start-ups as part of their Corporate Social Responsibility Initiatives are kindly requested to send their interest on

Tender for the Engagement of a Destination Management Company

The Chief Executive Officer of Malta Enterprise Corporation notifies a call for tenders for the Engagement of a Destination Management Company for a 2017 International Event due to be held in Malta (DT-ME/02/2016). Applications will be received up to Friday 16th September 2016 at 10:00 am. Tenders are to be submitted online ONLY on Participation is free of charge.