Tag: Silvio Schembri
Minister Silvio Schembri said that the Family business register holds 188 firms which will benefit from further support towards family business. Statistics published by the NSO in May this year shows that the number of registered businesses in Malta is in excess of 123,600. The vast majority of these are micro businesses which employ up to 9 employees.
Labour MP Clyde Caruana, who also heads Prime Minister Robert Abela’s secretariat, criticised what he saw as a superficial economic vision being employed by the Nationalist Party in opposition.
Commissioner for Standards in Public Life George Hyzler has been asked to look into a press release the Economy Ministry published on the Malta Business Registry’s decision to remove 10,000 dormant companies from its register for explicitly partisan content in a medium that should be impartial.
FDI increased from 32 to 35 companies
The debate between the two candidates in the upcoming Nationalist Party leadership election only confirmed that there was no real choice between the two, the Labour Party is insisting.
A total budget of €35 million has been allocated to the Electricity Refund Bill Scheme, through which over 16,000 businesses may benefit from a refund of up to 50% of their electricity bills between July and September.
A timestamp on a video footage of then Prime Minister Joseph Muscat shows that at the time Daphne Caruana Galizia was assassinated, Muscat was in Sliema fielding questions from the press.