Government launches ‘refund for employment’ scheme in Gozo

Government launched new refund scheme through which employers will get a 30% refund of pay up to €6,000 for each new job created in the Gozitan private sector, on a three-year contract.

During a news conference carried out by Minister of Finance, Edward Scicluna and Minister for Gozo Justyne Caruana, the details of this initiative emerged.They explained that this scheme will help create more job opportunities and work quality in Gozo.  They also quoted a statistic which shows that the largest number of jobs created in Gozo were created by the private sector.