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Swiss ban Gazprombank from new private clients after Panama Papers revelations

Switzerland’s Financial Market Supervisory Authority on Thursday banned Gazprombank Switzerland from accepting new private clients until further notice after finding serious shortcomings in its...

Revealed: The $32bn blueprint reshaping Bahrain

Photo: Dr Jarmo Kotilaine, chief economist at the Bahrain Economic Development Board Bahrain is in the midst of a large-scale transformation. Several years into a modernisation...

The ‘Connecting Business and Education’ fora bridge education and industry

One of the initiatives of the National Skills Council are the Education-Business Encounters, where the Council brings together education professionals and people from industry to identify ways...

Over $100 billion wiped off global cryptocurrency market in 24 hours

Over $100 billion was wiped off the global cryptocurrency market in 24 hours on Friday amid concerns over tighter regulation and worries that the...

Adnan Al Bahar, Chairman of “The International Investor” Kuwait claims: Volatility and Insecurity is...

In my Arabic article on The Need for “Kuwait to change its strategy, philosophy and constitution with regards to how it can use its...

Minister for Finance Edward Scicluna addresses ETUC Conference

“Whenever a policy is being discussed at the European level Malta takes the global dimension into consideration in order to safeguard the country’s and...

UK and EU set for clash over citizens’ rights during transition

Prime Minister Theresa May has warned that European citizens arriving in Britain after Brexit next year may lose some rights, setting up a clash...

Arab states are ‘determined’ to stick with reforms despite deepening sense of ‘frustration’, IMF...

Arab nations are already beginning to reap the benefits of ongoing economic reform packages, despite growing levels of frustration throughout the region, the International...

Malta places 20th in Financial Secrecy Index – first time in the Top 20

Malta placed 20th in the Financial Secrecy Index as published by the International Tax Network. This was the first time that Malta was in...

End of December 2017: Stock of licensed motor vehicles stood at 372,061 – up...

Administrative data obtained from Transport Malta published by the National Statistics Office (NSO) show that, at the end of December last year, the stock...

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