The COVID-19 pandemic has shocked the economy of the European Union thereby exposing many businesses and other strategic industries to adverse risks. In a communication issued on the 25th March 2020...
There have been strong calls from various industry sectors for Malta to roll-out concrete financial aid to assist undertakings based in Malta to cope with the devastating economic effects of the ...
Fenech & Fenech Advocates
A series of emergency measures were announced by the European Commission ("EC") in coordination with the European Parliament, Council and the European Central Bank to cater for the Covid-19 pandemic,
G M Corporate and Fiduciary Services Limited
To date the Maltese government has announced a total of three financial aid packages in response to COVID-19's effect on the local economy.
Gauci-Maistre Xynou Legal |Assurance
Not all lease agreements contain a force majeure provision.
On the 21st of March 2020, the Government issued an order of a travel ban on persons coming to Malta, and from Malta to all other countries.
The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has just issued a public statement to promote coordinated action by National Competent Authorities (NCAs), including the Malta Financial Services Authority (MFSA)...
Camilleri Preziosi Advocates
The COVID-19 outbreak (the "Outbreak") has effects on, alongside many other legal sectors, the public procurement sector.
Like other industries operating in and from the Maltese Islands, the shipping industry has been negatively impacted by the spread of the COVID-19 virus. The Travel Ban Order (L.N. 42 of 2020)...
Amendments were made to the Malta Retirement Programme, Global Residence Programme, Residence Programme and the United Nations Pensions Programmes Rules by means of Legal Notice 69 of 2020 (hereinafter ‘Legal Notice')...
The Covid-19 has clearly had a global impact, forcing many industries and businesses to shift their operations and services to remote-working in light of the various measures that have been adopted by governmental authorities...
Following the press conference by the Prime Minister of Malta, the Minister of Finance, and the Minister for Economy Investment and Small business on the 18th March 2020,
The Maltese government has been introducing various measures intended to ensure both economic stability and the prevention of uncontrolled spreading of the current virus outbreak.
Companies carrying out relevant financial business or relevant activity under the Prevention of Money Laundering and Funding of Terrorism Regulations (PMLFTR) are identified as Subject Persons.
In light of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the Merchant Shipping Directorate within Transport Malta...
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to a number of European governments, public organisations and private organisations to process various types of personal data in efforts to contain and mitigate the transmission of this virus.
MIFID II imposes a number of recording-keeping obligations on investment firms.
On 25 March 2020, MFSA issued a circular reminding firms of its expectations of the measures that they should have in place regarding complaints handling.
On 24 March 2020, the MFSA issued a circular providing information to the general public on consumer protection measures being taken by the Authority in relation to COVID-19.
Camilleri Preziosi Advocates
As the situation worsens from day to day, further catalysed by the imposition of travel bans at both a national and transnational level, market players have been forced to re-evaluate their commercial