19 April 2006

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Business Today

Give hedging a chance, business organisations tell government
James Debono
The Federation of Industry, The Malta Employers Association and the Chamber of Small and Medium Enterprises-GRTU are calling on government to consider hedging mechanisms in purchasing Enemalta’s oil requirements to ensure greater stability in the economy.

Ministers should be the “factotum” of everything - Vassallo
Kurt Sansone
Edwin Vassallo, parliamentary secretary for the self-employed, joins the chorus of people who want ministers to have a more driving role in decision making, similar to the system of government adopted in the eighties whereby administrators were the factotum of their respective ministries.

Uncertain tax future scares off student host families
Matthew Vella
Summer is slowly creeping in but the industry whose unique blend of sun, sea and English grammar makes up a significant niche for Maltese tourism – 10 per cent – is finding problems for its students: accommodation.

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