Last Updated 28 | 11 | 2014 at 15:41

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V.J. Salomone Marketing Ltd recently hosted an event at the Civil Service Sports Club in Valletta to launch their entry into the Small Domestic Appliance category. The focus of the evening was...Read More >>

  • PTL Holdings plc bond issue heavily oversubscribed

    Date: Fri, 28/11/2014 - 12:34

    PTL Holdings plc, the holding company of PTL International, announces that due to heavy oversubscription for the €36 million 5.1% Unsecured Bonds 2024, the subscription lists which opened on Monday morning of the 24th November closed soon after at 9.30.
  • OPEC decision impacts markets in different ways

    Date: Fri, 28/11/2014 - 10:25

    The main event yesterday was without a doubt the OPEC meeting which, as it was indicated earlier this week, concluded without a cut in production. The response of the markets was rather foreseeable, with oil prices seeing additional downside pressures (crude oil now...
  • NASDAQ just 5.8 percent from all time high

    Date: Thu, 27/11/2014 - 14:22

    US Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen stated that the pace of economic data will decide when the US central bank will raise interest rates. Data in this sense points towards a rate increase by the end of this year. The market is not expecting a rate increase before...
  • MoU between Farsons Foundation, Simonds Farsons Cisk plc and Heritage Malta ushers new phase in Malta’s industrial heritage

    Date: Thu, 27/11/2014 - 01:13

    Heritage Malta and The Farsons Foundation together with Simonds Farsons Cisk plc are cementing their relationship by officially formalising their collaboration for the collective benefit of Malta’s cultural and industrial heritage. The parties involved have agreed to...
  • Winner of the HSBC Selfie competition for students announced

    Date: Thu, 27/11/2014 - 01:08

    Matthew Aquilina, an 18 year old University student from Zabbar, has been declared the winner of the HSBC You and Jack Selfie competition. The competition, held during University Fresher’s Week, was open to holders of HSBC’s YES4Student accounts who had to take a...
  • Europe edges higher while US Markets end mixed ahead of Thanksgiving day

    Date: Wed, 26/11/2014 - 12:28

    European stocks ended slightly higher yesterday as euro zone banking shares climbed on expectations of more stimulus from the European Central Bank grew. Data from Germany confirmed Europe’s largest economy avoided falling into a technical recession in the third...
  • Intimate Costa Coffee in Bay Street offering Seasonal fare

    Date: Wed, 26/11/2014 - 12:12

    Costa Coffee’s latest outlet on Level 1 at the Bay Street Complex in St George’s Bay, St Julian’s, has an intimate feel that makes it stand out. With seating for 40, 18 indoors and 22 in the smoking area overlooking the Rotunda, you are guaranteed personalised...
  • Ryanair announces strategic partnership with

    Date: Mon, 24/11/2014 - 16:26

    Ryanair, Europe’s favourite low fares airline, today (24 Nov) announced a new partnership with, the world leader in online hotel and accommodation booking. This will now allow Ryanair customers to book the widest range of accommodation at the best prices,...
  • Bank of Valletta announces new Management Board

    Date: Mon, 24/11/2014 - 14:50

    Bank of Valletta announced three new appointments to conclude the setting up of its new Management Board. The Chief Finance Officer (CFO) is Elvia George, Miguel Borg is Chief Risk Officer (CRO), whilst Kenneth Farrugia has been appointed as Chief Business Development...
  • Positive momentum keeps building in equity markets

    Date: Mon, 24/11/2014 - 12:54

    Markets are trading higher this morning, after last Friday’s rate cut by the People’s Bank of China for the first time since 2012. The move came as European Central Bank President Mario Draghi bolstered his stimulus pledge and three weeks after the Bank of Japan...