Malta Insights

Malta: Women in long-term unemployment increase by 10 per cent

Malta: Women in long-term unemployment increase by 10 per cent

The overall rate of unemployment among women fell from 1,698 in June 2020 to 569 in the same month this year. Figures by the Natio...
Malta: Producer goods sustain monthly rise

Malta: Producer goods sustain monthly rise

Industrial producer prices in June rose for the fourth consecutive month, registering an increase of 0.36 per cent from May. The t...
Malta: Internal tourism accounts for 90% of Gozo visitors in 2020

Malta: Internal tourism accounts for 90% of Gozo visitors in 2020

Domestic tourism between Malta and Gozo rose to 360,460 in 2020, an increase of 52 per cent from 2019. Data by the National Statis...
Malta: Electric and hybrid cars increase by a fifth in the second quarter

Malta: Electric and hybrid cars increase by a fifth in the second quarter

The annual rate of inflation in July stood at 0.7 percent, the lowest increase in the months under review since January 2018. Figu...

Election Watch

Russia excludes senior Communist candidate from parliamentary vote

Russia excludes senior Communist candidate from parliamentary vote

MOSCOW, July 24 (Reuters) - Russian electoral authorities on Saturday barred a well-known Communist Party candidate from running ...
Peru socialist Castillo confirmed president after lengthy battle over results

Peru socialist Castillo confirmed president after lengthy battle over results

Peru's electoral authority on Monday named socialist Pedro Castillo as the country's next president, having officially won the Ju...
Two political upstarts notch upset wins in Chile’s presidential primaries

Two political upstarts notch upset wins in Chile’s presidential primaries

Presidential primaries on Sunday for Chile's left- and right-leaning coalitions upended predictions, leaving leftist former s...
Pro-Western party PAS wins Moldova election, preliminary data shows

Pro-Western party PAS wins Moldova election, preliminary data shows

Pro-Western Moldovan President Maia Sandu's PAS party won the country's snap parliamentary elections, data from the central e...