September 2018

Standard and Poor’s affirms Malta’s A-/A-2′ ratings with a positive outlook

The Ministry for Finance welcomes the latest credit rating report by Standard and Poor’s which affirms Malta’s A-/A-2' ratings with a positive outlook. Standard and Poor’s acknowledges that in recent years, the Government has consolidated government finances, reduced general government debt relative to GDP, and undertaken several structural reforms, notably those that have increased female participation in the labour market and reduced the country’s energy bill.     Indeed, the report states that the ... [+]