RELATED NEWS

Sunday September 22 2019
Malta - Credit Rating at 73.75  
Standard & Poor's credit rating for Malta stands at A- with positive outlook. Moody's credit rating for Malta was last set at A2 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Malta was last reported at A+ with positive outlook. DBRS's credit rating for Malta is A (high) with stable outlook.
Saturday September 21 2019
Malta Cpi Housing Utilities at 105.43 Index Points  
Cpi Housing Utilities in Malta increased to 105.43 Index Points in August from 105.29 Index Points in July of 2019.
Saturday September 21 2019
Malta Cpi Transportation at 107.67 Index Points  
The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Malta increased to 107.67 Index Points in August of 2019 from 105.30 Index Points in July of 2019.
Saturday September 21 2019
Malta Capital Flows at 698867.00 EUR Thousand  
Malta recorded a capital and financial account surplus of 698867 EUR Thousand in the second quarter of 2019.
Saturday September 21 2019
Malta Current Account at 360982.00 EUR Thousand  
Malta recorded a Current Account surplus of 360982 EUR Thousand in the second quarter of 2019.
Saturday September 21 2019
Malta Employed Persons at 213978.00  
The number of employed persons in Malta increased to 213978 in March of 2019 from 213518 in February of 2019.
Thursday September 19 2019
Malta GDP Annual Growth Rate at 4.00 percent  
Malta's economic growth slowed to 4.0 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2019, the slowest rate since the fourth quarter of 2013, from an upwardly revised 5.4 percent in the previous three-month period. Household consumption (3.8 percent vs 5.3 percent in Q1), government spending (7.3 percent vs 20.8 percent) and fixed investment (0.8 percent vs 29.1 percent) increased much less. At the same time, exports dropped 0.2 percent (vs 3.2 percent in Q1) and imports declined 2.4 percent (vs 6.6 percent in Q1).
Wednesday September 18 2019
Malta Harmonised Consumer Prices at 109.63 Index Points  
Harmonised Consumer Prices in Malta increased to 109.63 Index Points in August from 108.76 Index Points in July of 2019.
Wednesday September 18 2019
Malta Retail Price Index at 102.48 Index Points  
Consumer Price Index CPI in Malta decreased to 102.48 Index Points in July from 102.85 Index Points in June of 2019.
Wednesday September 18 2019
Malta Inflation Rate MoM at 0.80 percent  
The Consumer Price Index in Malta increased 0.80 percent in August of 2019 over the previous month.
Wednesday September 18 2019
Malta Inflation Rate at 1.90 percent  
Annual inflation rate in Malta increased to 1.9 percent in August of 2019 from 1.8 percent in each of the previous two months. It is the highest inflation since October of 2018, as cost advanced further for food & non-alcoholic beverages (3.6 percent vs 3.2 percent in July); recreation & culture (2.6 percent vs 2.2 percent); housing & utilities (2.3 percent vs 2.2 percent); miscellaneous goods & services (3 percent vs 2.8 percent) and health (1.5 percent vs 1.4 percent). On the other hand, cost slowed for restaurant & hotels (2.1 percent vs 2.2 percent); transport (1.8 percent vs 2 percent) and communication (0.7 percent vs 0.8 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.8 percent, following a 0.3 percent gain in July.
Saturday September 14 2019
Malta Eletricity Production at 180.00 Gigawatt-hour  
Electricity Production in Malta increased to 180 Gigawatt-hour in July from 170 Gigawatt-hour in June of 2019.
Friday September 13 2019
Malta Tourist Arrivals at 305587.67  
Tourist Arrivals in Malta increased to 305587.67 in July from 280521.66 in June of 2019.
Friday September 13 2019
Malta Manufacturing Production at 2.90 percent  
Manufacturing Production in Malta increased 2.90 percent in July of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.
Friday September 13 2019
Malta Mining Production at -3.40 percent  
Mining production in Malta decreased 3.40 percent in July of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.
Thursday September 12 2019
Malta Interest Rate at 0.00 percent  
The benchmark interest rate In the Euro Area was last recorded at 0 percent.
Wednesday September 11 2019
Malta Asylum Applications at 315.00 persons  
Asylum Applications in Malta increased to 315 persons in May from 180 persons in April of 2019.
Wednesday September 11 2019
Malta GDP Growth Rate at 1.30 percent  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Malta expanded 1.30 percent in the second quarter of 2019 over the previous quarter.
Tuesday September 10 2019
Malta Imports at 598468.00 EUR Thousand  
Imports in Malta decreased to 598468 EUR Thousand in July from 642913 EUR Thousand in June of 2019.
Tuesday September 10 2019
Malta Balance of Trade at -348183.00 EUR Thousand  
The trade deficit in Malta rose to EUR 348.2 million in July of 2019 from EUR 211.7 million in the corresponding month of the previous year, as exports slumped 21.0 percent to EUR 250.3 million while imports surged 13.3 percent to EUR 598.5 million. Considering the January to July period, the trade gap widened to EUR 2,451.1 million from EUR 1,776.1 million a year earlier, as exports edged down 1.4 percent to EUR 1,918.5 million and exports jumped 17.4 percent to EUR 4,369.6 million.
Tuesday September 10 2019
Malta Exports at 250285.00 EUR Thousand  
Exports in Malta decreased to 250285 EUR Thousand in July from 257256 EUR Thousand in June of 2019.
Monday September 09 2019
Malta Gold Reserves at 0.25 Tonnes  
Gold Reserves in Malta increased to 0.25 Tonnes in the second quarter of 2019 from 0.19 Tonnes in the first quarter of 2019.
Saturday September 07 2019
Malta Personal Lending Rate at 3.66 percent  
Bank Lending Rate in Malta decreased to 3.66 percent in July from 3.68 percent in June of 2019.
Saturday September 07 2019
Malta Gross National Product at 3001946.68 EUR THO  
Gross National Product in Malta increased to 3001946.68 EUR THO in the second quarter of 2019 from 2802669.45 EUR THO in the first quarter of 2019.
Saturday September 07 2019
Malta Unemployed Persons at 1654.00  
The number of unemployed persons in Malta increased to 1654 in July of 2019 from 1616 in June of 2019.
Friday September 06 2019
Malta Gross Fixed Capital Formation at 445896.00 EUR THO  
Gross Fixed Capital Formation in Malta decreased to 445896 EUR THO in the second quarter of 2019 from 513395 EUR THO in the first quarter of 2019.
Friday September 06 2019
Malta Changes in Inventories at 41606.00 EUR THO  
The stocks of goods held by firms in Malta increased by 41606 EUR THO in the second quarter of 2019.
Friday September 06 2019
Malta Consumer Spending at 1231901.00 EUR THO  
Consumer Spending in Malta decreased to 1231901 EUR THO in the second quarter of 2019 from 1239260 EUR THO in the first quarter of 2019.
Friday September 06 2019
Malta Government Spending at 469012.00 EUR THO  
Government Spending in Malta decreased to 469012 EUR THO in the second quarter of 2019 from 479880 EUR THO in the first quarter of 2019.
Friday September 06 2019
Malta GDP Constant Prices at 2625920.00 EUR THO  
GDP Constant Prices in Malta increased to 2625920 EUR THO in the second quarter of 2019 from 2498105 EUR THO in the first quarter of 2019.
Friday September 06 2019
Malta GDP Deflator at 80.18 Index Points  
GDP Deflator in Malta decreased to 80.18 Index Points in the second quarter of 2019 from 80.37 Index Points in the first quarter of 2019.
Thursday September 05 2019
Malta Industrial Production MoM at -0.60 percent  
Industrial Production in Malta decreased 0.60 percent in July of 2019 over the previous month.
Thursday September 05 2019
Malta Industrial Production at 1.30 percent  
Industrial production in Malta rose 1.3 percent year-on-year in July 2019, slowing from an upwardly revised 2.1 percent in the previous month. It was the smallest gain in industrial output in six months, as production of energy dropped 4.5 percent, after increasing 15.8 percent in June. Also, intermediate goods output went down 5.8 percent, following a 2.6 percent decline. On the other hand, production of consumer goods advanced 6.5 percent, rebounding from a 1.6 percent fall, mainly due to durable goods (-4 percent from -0.5 percent) while non-durable (7.3 percent from -1.7 percent). Additionally, capital goods output increased 5.3 percent, faster than a 4.6 percent rise in the prior month. On a monthly basis, industrial production fell 0.6 percent, after a 2.3 percent gain in June.
Wednesday September 04 2019
Malta Retail Sales YoY at 6.50 percent  
Retail Sales in Malta increased 6.50 percent in July of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.
Wednesday September 04 2019
Malta Retail Sales MoM at 1.00 percent  
Retail Sales in Malta increased 1 percent in July of 2019 over the previous month.
Tuesday September 03 2019
Malta Labor Force Participation Rate at 60.20 percent  
Labor Force Participation Rate in Malta remained unchanged at 60.20 percent in the first quarter of 2019 from 60.20 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Tuesday September 03 2019
Malta Foreign Direct Investment - Net Inflows at 1052.80 EUR Million  
Foreign Direct Investment in Malta increased by 1052.80 EUR Million in the first quarter of 2019.
Tuesday September 03 2019
Malta Consumer Credit at 5818.26 EUR Million  
Consumer Credit in Malta increased to 5818.26 EUR Million in July from 5782.89 EUR Million in June of 2019.
Tuesday September 03 2019
Malta Loans to Private Sector at 3698.27 EUR Million  
Loans to Private Sector in Malta increased to 3698.27 EUR Million in July from 3678.49 EUR Million in June of 2019.
Tuesday September 03 2019
Malta Private Sector Credit at 10078.90 EUR Million  
Private Sector Credit in Malta increased to 10078.90 EUR Million in July from 10008.90 EUR Million in June of 2019.
Saturday August 31 2019
Malta Fiscal Expenditure at 443942.00 EUR Thousand  
Fiscal Expenditure in Malta increased to 443942 EUR Thousand in July from 426646 EUR Thousand in June of 2019.
Saturday August 31 2019
Malta Government Revenues at 474135.96 EUR Thousand  
Government Revenues in Malta increased to 474135.96 EUR Thousand in July from 337883.88 EUR Thousand in June of 2019.
Saturday August 31 2019
Malta Government Budget Value at 30194.00 EUR THO  
Malta recorded a government budget surplus of 30194 EUR THO in July of 2019.
Saturday August 31 2019
Malta Money Supply M1 at 16643.35 EUR Million  
Money Supply M1 in Malta increased to 16643.35 EUR Million in July from 16548.31 EUR Million in June of 2019.
Saturday August 31 2019
Malta Money Supply M2 at 20273.00 EUR Million  
Money Supply M2 in Malta increased to 20273 EUR Million in July from 20230.60 EUR Million in June of 2019.
Saturday August 31 2019
Malta Money Supply M3 at 20347.54 EUR Million  
Money Supply M3 in Malta decreased to 20347.54 EUR Million in July from 20352.94 EUR Million in June of 2019.
Saturday August 31 2019
Malta Producer Prices at 108.66 Index Points  
Producer Prices in Malta decreased to 108.66 Index Points in July from 109.06 Index Points in June of 2019.
Saturday August 31 2019
Malta Money Supply M0 at 1205.50 EUR Million  
Money Supply M0 in Malta increased to 1205.50 EUR Million in July from 1188.17 EUR Million in June of 2019.
Friday August 30 2019
Malta Youth Unemployment Rate at 9.80 percent  
Youth Unemployment Rate in Malta increased to 9.80 percent in July from 9.40 percent in June of 2019.
Thursday August 29 2019
Malta Business Confidence at 99.90 Index Points  
Business Confidence in Malta decreased to 99.90 Index Points in August from 103.30 Index Points in July of 2019.
Thursday August 29 2019
Malta Consumer Confidence at 6.50 Index Points  
Consumer Confidence in Malta decreased to 6.50 Index Points in August from 8.10 Index Points in July of 2019.
Wednesday August 28 2019
Malta Employment Change at 1.40 percent  
Employment in Malta increased by 1.4 percent from the previous period in the first quarter of 2019.
Tuesday August 27 2019
Malta General Government Debt at 5847.30 EUR Million  
Government Debt in Malta increased to 5847.30 EUR Million in the first quarter of 2019 from 5664.70 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Tuesday August 27 2019
Malta Gasoline Prices at 1.57 USD/Liter  
Gasoline Prices in Malta increased to 1.57 USD/Liter in August from 1.56 USD/Liter in July of 2019.
Tuesday August 27 2019
Malta Producer Prices Change at 1.80 percent  
Producer prices in Malta increased 1.8 percent year-on-year in July of 2019, following an upwardly revised 1.6 percent rise in the previous month. It was the highest producer inflation since March, as cost advanced faster for intermediate goods (2.7 percent from 2.4 percent in June) and capital goods (2 percent from 1.9 percent). Meanwhile, inflation was steady for consumer goods (at 1.4 percent), namely durable consumer goods (0.8 percent, the same as in June) while prices of energy remained flat. On a monthly basis, producer prices went down 0.5 percent, after a 0.6 percent gain in June.
Monday August 19 2019
Malta Food Inflation at 3.20 percent  
Cost of food in Malta increased 3.20 percent in July of 2019 over the same month in the previous year.
Saturday August 03 2019
Malta Capacity Utilization at 75.90 percent  
Capacity Utilization in Malta decreased to 75.90 percent in the third quarter of 2019 from 78.20 percent in the second quarter of 2019.
Saturday August 03 2019
Malta New Passenger Cars Registration at 2513.00  
Car Registrations in Malta increased to 2513 in the second quarter of 2019 from 1976 in the first quarter of 2019.
Saturday August 03 2019
Malta Average Gross Wages at 19390.28 EUR/Year  
Wages in Malta increased to 19390.28 EUR/Year in the first quarter of 2019 from 19035.61 EUR/Year in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Wednesday July 24 2019
Malta House Price Index at 118.53 Index Points  
Housing Index in Malta decreased to 118.53 Index Points in the first quarter of 2019 from 123.82 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Wednesday July 17 2019
Malta Part Time Employment at 30.40 Thousand  
Part Time Employment in Malta decreased to 30.40 Thousand in the first quarter of 2019 from 31.40 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Wednesday July 17 2019
Malta Full Time Employment at 206.00 Thousand  
Full Time Employment in Malta increased to 206 Thousand in the first quarter of 2019 from 203.60 Thousand in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Wednesday July 17 2019
Malta Long Term Unemployment Rate at 0.70 percent  
Long Term Unemployment Rate in Malta decreased to 0.70 percent in the first quarter of 2019 from 1.40 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Wednesday July 17 2019
Malta Home Ownership Rate at 81.60 percent  
Home Ownership Rate in Malta increased to 81.60 percent in 2018 from 81.30 percent in 2017.
Saturday July 13 2019
Malta Employment Rate at 72.20 percent  
Employment Rate in Malta decreased to 72.20 percent in the first quarter of 2019 from 72.30 percent in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Monday July 08 2019
Malta GDP per capita PPP at 38146.77 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Malta was last recorded at 38146.77 US dollars in 2018, when adjusted by purchasing power parity (PPP). The GDP per Capita, in Malta, when adjusted by Purchasing Power Parity is equivalent to 215 percent of the world's average.
Wednesday July 03 2019
Malta GDP per capita at 28385.10 USD  
The Gross Domestic Product per capita in Malta was last recorded at 28385.10 US dollars in 2018. The GDP per Capita in Malta is equivalent to 225 percent of the world's average.
Monday July 01 2019
Malta GDP at 14.54 USD Billion  
The Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in Malta was worth 14.54 billion US dollars in 2018. The GDP value of Malta represents 0.02 percent of the world economy.
Saturday June 29 2019
Malta Total Gross External Debt Position at 91474.90 EUR Million  
External Debt in Malta decreased to 91474.90 EUR Million in the first quarter of 2019 from 91492.70 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Thursday June 27 2019
Malta Unemployment Rate at 3.50 percent  
The unemployment rate in Malta fell to 3.5 percent in the first quarter of 2019 from 3.9 percent in the same period of the previous year. The number of unemployed dropped by 358 to 8,853 while employed increased by 14,917 to 241,468. By genders, the jobless rate was lower for men (3.4 percent vs 3.9 percent in Q1 2018) than for women (3.8 percent vs 3.9 percent). Meantime, the activity rate went up to 74.9 percent from 72.6 percent a year earlier, with the highest rate being recorded among people aged 25-54 (86.7 percent). The employment rate rose to 72.2 percent from 69.7 percent in the corresponding period of 2018.
Monday June 17 2019
Malta Social Security Rate at 20.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate in Malta stands at 20 percent.
Monday June 17 2019
Malta Social Security Rate For Companies at 10.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Companies in Malta stands at 10 percent.
Monday June 17 2019
Malta Social Security Rate For Employees at 10.00 percent  
The Social Security Rate For Employees in Malta stands at 10 percent.
Saturday June 08 2019
Malta Productivity at 113.90 Index Points  
Productivity in Malta decreased to 113.90 Index Points in the first quarter of 2019 from 125.50 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Saturday June 08 2019
Malta Labour Costs at 120.63 Index Points  
Labour Costs in Malta increased to 120.63 Index Points in the first quarter of 2019 from 108 Index Points in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Wednesday May 08 2019
Malta Government Spending to GDP at 36.80 percent  
Government spending in Malta was last recorded at 36.8 percent of GDP in 2018 .
Monday May 06 2019
Malta Military Expenditure at 64.70 USD Million  
Military Expenditure in Malta increased to 64.70 USD Million in 2018 from 64.20 USD Million in 2017.
Tuesday April 23 2019
Malta Government Debt to GDP at 46.00 percent  
Malta recorded a government debt equivalent to 46 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018.
Tuesday April 23 2019
Malta Government Budget at 2.00 percent of GDP  
Malta recorded a Government Budget surplus equal to 2 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2018.
Thursday April 11 2019
Malta Current Account to GDP at 11.20 percent  
Malta recorded a Current Account surplus of 10.40 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2017.
Tuesday April 02 2019
Malta Gross Minimum Monthly Wage at 757.64 EUR/Month  
Minimum wages in Malta were at 757.64 EUR/Month in 2019.
Wednesday February 06 2019
Malta Population at 0.48 Million  
The total population in Malta was estimated at 0.5 million people in 2018, according to the latest census figures.
Tuesday January 29 2019
Malta Corruption Index at 54.00 Points  
Malta scored 54 points out of 100 on the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Tuesday January 29 2019
Malta Corruption Rank at 51.00  
Malta is the 51 least corrupt nation out of 175 countries, according to the 2018 Corruption Perceptions Index reported by Transparency International.
Thursday January 17 2019
Malta Sales Tax Rate - VAT at 18.00 percent  
The Sales Tax Rate in Malta stands at 18 percent.
Monday November 05 2018
Ease Of Doing Business in Malta at 84.00  
Malta is ranked 84 among 190 economies in the ease of doing business, according to the latest World Bank annual ratings. The rank of Malta remained unchanged at 84 in 2018 from 84 in 2017.
Thursday October 18 2018
Malta Competitiveness Rank at 36.00  
Malta is the 36 most competitive nation in the world out of 140 countries ranked in the 2018 edition of the Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Thursday October 18 2018
Malta Competitiveness Index at 68.75 Points  
Malta scored 68.75 points out of 100 on the 2018 Global Competitiveness Report published by the World Economic Forum.
Thursday March 08 2018
Malta Retirement Age - Women at 62.00  
Retirement Age Women in Malta remained unchanged at 62 in 2018 from 62 in 2017.
Thursday March 08 2018
Malta Retirement Age - Men at 62.00  
Retirement Age Men in Malta remained unchanged at 62 in 2018 from 62 in 2017.
Monday February 12 2018
Malta Personal Income Tax Rate at 35.00 percent  
The Personal Income Tax Rate in Malta stands at 35 percent.
Friday February 09 2018
Malta Corporate Tax Rate at 35.00 percent  
The Corporate Tax Rate in Malta stands at 35 percent.
Thursday January 18 2018
Malta Average Precipitation at 28.77 mm  
Precipitation in Malta decreased to 28.77 mm in December from 75.80 mm in November of 2015.
Thursday January 18 2018
Malta Average Temperature at 14.12 celsius  
Temperature in Malta decreased to 14.12 celsius in December from 17.85 celsius in November of 2015.
Friday October 27 2017
Malta Internet Speed at 12829.03 KBps  
Internet Speed in Malta decreased to 12829.03 KBps in the first quarter of 2017 from 12926.84 KBps in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Friday October 27 2017
Malta IP Addresses at 194646.00 IP  
IP Addresses in Malta increased to 194646 IP in the first quarter of 2017 from 178392 IP in the fourth quarter of 2016.
Tuesday August 01 2017
Malta Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations at 24.50  
Consumer Confidence Economic Expectations in Malta increased to 24.50 in June from 12 in May of 2017.
Tuesday August 01 2017
Malta Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations at -3.80  
Consumer Confidence Major Purchases Expectations in Malta increased to -3.80 in June from -7.10 in May of 2017.
Tuesday August 01 2017
Malta Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations at 12.00  
Consumer Confidence Financial Expectations in Malta increased to 12 in June from 5 in May of 2017.
Tuesday August 01 2017
Malta Consumer Confidence Current Conditions at 34.20  
Consumer Confidence Current Conditions in Malta increased to 34.20 in June from 27.60 in May of 2017.
Tuesday August 01 2017
Malta Consumer Confidence Price Trends at 10.40  
Consumer Confidence Price Trends in Malta decreased to 10.40 in June from 15.50 in May of 2017.
Tuesday August 01 2017
Malta Consumer Confidence Savings Expectations at -17.00  
Consumer Confidence Savings Expectations in Malta increased to -17 in June from -17.90 in May of 2017.
Tuesday August 01 2017
Malta Consumer Confidence Unemployment Expectations at -16.90  
Consumer Confidence Unemployment Expectations in Malta decreased to -16.90 in June from -13 in May of 2017.
MORE RELATED NEWS