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10 September 2003
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UN ranks Malta fifth in global foreign investment locations
By David Lindsay
The United Nations has positioned Malta in fifth place among the leading recipients of foreign direct investment last year. The figures were released late last week in the 2003 World Investment Report drawn up by the UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD). READ MORE >>

Personal credit hits half billion mark as savings plunge
Central Bank figures have revealed that overall personal lending reached its highest volume in March, amounting to Lm516,722,000 - a rise of Lm8,827,000 from February. Of these, bank loans for house purchases set a new record when they exceeded the January mark to rank at an all-time high at Lm372,824,000. READ MORE >>

No fear of 11 September, business as usual at Air Malta/MIA
Superstition is not making its mark on Malta at least as far as tomorrow, 11 September, is concerned. Both Air Malta and the Malta International Airport yesterday told The Malta Financial and Business Times it will be "business as usual" READ MORE >>

Volksbank targets local, Maghreb markets and establishes local commercial presence
Newly appointed Volksbank Malta Managing Director Herbert Skok speaks to DAVID LINDSAY about the bank’s ambitious plans for the local market spurred by its onshore move, for which the bank was granted a licence just last November. Mr Skok’s appointment falls in line with the bank’s new strategic directions given his extensive experience in commercial and international banking

The way forward for occupational health and safety
Deputy Prime Minister and Social Policy Minister Dr Lawrence Gonzi outline the last two years of the Occupational Health and Safety Authority


Union and management in talks on ST future

Malta printing for Iraq’s new currency

Medicine importers pleased about acceptable charges

EU ready to fine budget offenders Germany and France

Growing interest in Malta property in Switzerland













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