PORT-PVEV - Photo Voltaic Electric Vehicle was launched on the 29th of November 2013 by the Minister for Transport and Infrastructure Hon Joe Mizzi during a Conference of the project entitled 'Electro-mobility Islands'
In the yearly report published by the European Commission DG Enterprise, the 2013 Small Business Act Fact Sheet for Malta, it is very evident that while SMEs in Malta have struggled to advance, the public administration up till the first 3 months of 2013 has been dragging its feet on the very essential implementation of the SBA which is 'the EUs flagship initiative to support small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs)'.
The euro area (EA17) seasonally-adjusted unemployment rate was 12.1% in October 2013, down from 12.2% in September. The EU28 unemployment rate was 10.9%, stable compared with September. In both zones, rates have risen compared with October 2012, when they were 11.7% and 10.7% respectively.