In 2019, the National Writers' Congress, after consultation with the relevant industry stakeholders, kicked off a process for the reform of Malta’s current copyright laws, resulting in a proposal for a revised Copyright Act and the establishment of the National Book Council Act in October 2020.
 29 Oct 2020 Dr. Susanna Deguara
The importation of counterfeit products amounts to a staggering 6.8% of all imports according to Customs Officials. The battle against illicit products is changing, especially with the rapid demand in medical supplies.
 19 Oct 2020 Dr. Susanna Deguara
Coming at perhaps a volatile period for the economy, with the COVID-19 pandemic persisting through the autumn months, it is expected that tonight’s budget will assist businesses re-grow whilst continuing to generate consumption.
In a public announcement on Thursday, WTO announced that for the first time ever, its vacant top job of Director-General has been narrowed to two contenders - Harvard-trained former Nigerian finance minister and South Korea’s trade minister. This is a forward-looking and promising step for such an institution. May the best woman win!
 02 Oct 2020 Anja Cassar
Dr Priscilla Mifsud-Parker, Senior partner at Chetcuti Cauchi Advocates, has been elected chair of STEP in Malta, after serving in the STEP Malta Branch Committee for many years as Secretary and Chair of the Technical Committee. One of Malta's leading tax, trust and estates law practices, Chetcuti Cauchi has a longstanding relationship with the Society of Trust & Estates Practitioners since 2004.
 17 Jun 2020 Dr. Charlene Mifsud
By virtue of the Companies Act (Shipping and Aviation Cell Companies) Regulations of 16th June 2020, the Malta legislator has extended the concept of cell companies to the business of shipping and aviation.
 14 Jun 2020 Admin
Last remaining COVID-19 restrictions applicable to Malta International Airport, partially lifted on July 1 to 25 countries, fully lifted on July 15, bringing normality to Malta's travel scene. Prime Minister Robert Abela on Sunday announced that the public health emergency declared at the height of the COVID-19 pandemic will be lifted in the coming hours.
Identity Malta has today launched a new residence permit for third-country nationals including more safety features apart from other aesthetic changes.
 08 Jun 2020 Dr. Charlene Mifsud
Malta announces its post pandemic economy regeneration plan. An investment of €900 million for economic stability and growth aimed at supporting businesses, boosting local demand and tourism.
 05 Jun 2020 Admin
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