July 2019

Fiscal data for the first half of 2019 in line with targets

The Ministry for Finance welcomes the latest Government Finance Data, published by the National Statistics Office (NSO), which shows that for the first half of this year, Government revenue continued to be bouyant, with the increase in tax revenue rising by €218 million or 12.5 per cent, reflecting an increase in employment income coupled with a record low unemployment rate. "The fiscal data for the first half of the year is ... [+]

€405,532 f’fondi għal proġetti fil-komunita’

19-il għaqda mhux governattiva gawdew bejniethom aktar minn €405,000 f’fondi sabiex bihom huma jkunu jistgħu ikomplu jagħmlu ġid fil-komunita’ tal-belt jew r-raħal tagħhom. Il-fondi li ġew iffinanzjati mill-Fond tal-Lotterija Nazzjonali għal Kawżi Ġusti ġew imqasma mill-Ministru għall-Finanzi l-Professur Edward Scicluna. Il-Ministru fisser kif b’dawn il-flus, il-komunita’ Maltija u Għawdxija inġenerali minn kull aspett ... [+]