The Micro Invest Scheme is once again open. The scheme will support This scheme supports micro enterprises and the self-employed (employing up to 30 persons as at 30th November 2012) that invest in their business, innovate, expand, implement compliance directives and/or develop their operations.
Armenia, Bolivia, Cabo Verde, Costa Rica, Ecuador, Georgia, Mongolia, Paraguay, Peru and the latest addition Pakistan, have been granted what is called GSP Plus status for trading with the EU. The benefits of the GSP Plus in these countries will start to apply from January 1, 2014.
The Annual General Meeting of the Lotto Receivers Union earlier this week discussed in detail amendments to the current Statute.
GRTU Hospitality and Leisure Division President Philip Fenech this week met the police together with the Paceville night entertainment business operators. The meeting was held with police Assistant Commissioner Raymond Zammit. He introduced police Superintendant Carmelo Bartolo, who is new to this district.