How technology is helping China crush the Coronavirus
The idea of the Chinese government is to identify hotspots before they get out of control. The system is considered by many as unconventional and verging on the extreme, but it...
Covid-19: a Damocles sword poised over our heads
In the meantime, the Damocles sword has sadly fallen on China. Clients of the Chinese export companies are gone, which is confirmed by many Western companies, as they report a lot...
Gaming Covid-19: Let’s defeat the virus by playing a game!

In a locked-down world, the feeling of helplessness can be overwhelming. But...

In a locked-down world, the feeling of helplessness can be...

Go big and fast

To my mind the government has to go ‘big and fast’; immediately. This is the only way to save our economy; our country

To my mind the government has to go ‘big and...

The War of the Worlds

This is anathema to inculcate a thriving economy. The solution of working at home to minimise human interaction is a smart move but business suffers as...

This is anathema to inculcate a thriving economy. The...

Eyesore tents removed from St John’s Square in Valletta

The unsightly ‘tented’ structures illegally set up in front of...

The unsightly ‘tented’ structures illegally set...

Two birds, one stone? Is PSD2 also beneficial for  the Blockchain industry?

This fintech evolution came at a time where there is a pressing need for payment integration services via open APIs in the Blockchain space! It’s true...

This fintech evolution came at a time where there is a...

Hailing the Merits of National Productivity report

The medicine is bitter and enablers of the economy need strong nerves, good...

The medicine is bitter and enablers of the economy need...

Editorial | Mitigation measures needed to soften coronavirus blow

The advantage over 2008 is that Malta’s economy and public finances are...

The advantage over 2008 is that Malta’s economy and...

Planning Commission grants pontoon permit for St Julian’s ‘hop-on hop-off’ ferry service

The Planning Commission has granted a development permit for a semi-submersible concrete pontoon to be set up between the two waterpolo pitches along the...

The Planning Commission has granted a development...

World economy flashes red over coronavirus

What is certainly ironic, is that the Corona effect has brought in measures...

What is certainly ironic, is that the Corona effect has...

Printing my takeout

The biggest challenge is most probably mass acceptance. 3D printed food brings a new paradigm shift, and many people are still not ready for this behaviour...

The biggest challenge is most probably mass acceptance. 3D...

Malta’ reputation: polishing faded jewellery

Some say this is only a token gesture as the problem needs a higher allocation...

Some say this is only a token gesture as the problem needs...

Editorial | Killing the goose on the altar of greed

If developers are unable to shoulder the higher costs that come with safer work...

If developers are unable to shoulder the higher costs that...

Premier Capital to open 12 McDonald's restaurants in 2020

The Maltese-owned licencee for McDonald's will grow its network by 12...

The Maltese-owned licencee for McDonald's will grow its...

EDITORIAL | COVID-19: Vigilance, transparency and preparedness

A pro-active transparent approach by the health authorities to address general...

A pro-active transparent approach by the health authorities...

Former Bank of Valletta CEO Mario Mallia passes away

Mario Mallia, who stepped down as CEO of Bank of Valletta at the end of 2019,...

Mario Mallia, who stepped down as CEO of Bank of Valletta...

Best architecture and design projects for 2019 recognised at MASP awards event

Some of Malta’s best architectural firms, architects and interior designers were recognised for the way they skillfully designed and carried out...

Some of Malta’s best architectural firms, architects...

Foreign workers

What is our long-term national strategy for our workforce and economic development? What we decide as a country will undoubtedly have an impact on generations...

What is our long-term national strategy for our workforce...

Economic growth is increasingly reliant on domestic demand

As in previous reports, more structural reforms are recommended to encourage...

As in previous reports, more structural reforms are...