January 2018

Malta remains one of the fastest-growing economies in Europe – IMF

Minister for Finance Edward Scicluna welcomes the IMF 2017 Article IV Mission Concluding Statement, stating that prudent policies and advanced structural reforms contributed to the strengthening of private and public sector balance sheets, whilst steady job creation drove unemployment to historically low levels. Additionally, the Government is set to over-achieve the 2017 budget target. PRESS RELEASE BY THE MINISTRY FOR FINANCE “It is my pleasure to note that the IMF is recognising the annual ... [+]