Improvement in the “People at risk of poverty or social exclusion” statistic In October 2019, Eurostat published the EU wide statistics on the “People at risk of poverty or social exclusion”. In 2018, Malta registered a rate of 19% which is an improvement from the 24.6% level registered in 2013. In quantity terms this meant...
Europe 2020 – Indicators – Where does Malta stand? In September 2019 Eurostat published an update of the current national targets* of each Member State with the help of radar charts. The charts show how far a country is from achieving its national targets, by comparing the national target (the red line), the country’s situation...
Swift change in a short period There is no doubt that in the past 6 to 7 years Malta has undergone rapid social and economic change. The latest data from the Eurobarometer survey can help shed some light onto the change that has occurred. In the Eurobarometer survey issued in Autumn 2012 the main concerns...
Malta’s Population: High Growth in short duration stays The estimated total population of Malta and Gozo at the end of 2018 stood at 493,559, up by 3.8% when compared to 2017. As can be seen from the table above, over a 5-year period (i.e. end 2013 to end 2018), Malta’s population grew by 13%, which...
MFSA issues Guidance Notes MFSA has issued a Guidance note on its expectations of cybersecurity with regards Professional Investor Funds investing in Virtual Currencies and all those entities regulated under the VFA Rulebooks i.e. ICO issues, VFA Agents and VFA Service Providers. For more information kindly click on the below link: https://www.emcs.com.mt/mfsa-issues-guidance-note-on-cyber-security/ MFSA & the...