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Malta News - 02/11/2018

Malta Budget 2019 PKF Economic Update & Highlights

Malta Budget 2019 PKF Economic Update

Main highlights from the Budget Speech for 2019:

  • Main economic indicators for 2018
  • Health Care – Investment in mental health care and additional services planned at Mater Dei announced
  • Environment – Preserving it for future generations
  • Enriching’s Malta’s competitiveness
  • Anti-tax avoidance – Compliance with EU Directives
  • Social measures – assisting low-income earners
  • Social Security issues – eliminating negative discrimination
  • Pensions – Increases per week, incentives for taking up of private pension schemes
  • Education
  • Housing & Property – assistance for acquiring a property for those aged over 40
  • Transport Infrastructure – addressing vehicle emissions
  • Gozo – addressing the double insularity
  • Local Business Environment – inspiring additional business investment

More details outlined here: Budget 2019 PKF Economic Update