Tag: Government debt

Arrival of Covid-19 leads Malta to register one of highest deficits...

In a period marked by the arrival of the Covid-19 pandemic, Malta’s government deficit was among the highest in the EU during the first quarter of 2020, Eurostat figures show.

Maltese govt least dependent on foreign creditors within EU

The proportion of Maltese government debt held by overseas creditors is the lowest in the EU, with Eurostat figures showing that Maltese residents’ willingness to purchase government bonds play an important part.

€51.5 million increase in Government debt in 2019

Data shows that almost all the debt owed by the General Government Sector is in national currency. The stock of debt in foreign currencies has decreased considerably over the years and in 2019 it amounted to €0.1 million.

Revenue earned through grants increases by 19000% in two years

The amount of recurrent revenue earned through Government grants in July 2019 increased by 19223.7% when compared to the same month in 2017; data...