News


Nov 27, 2020

The end is near: Preparing for the end of the Brexit Transition Period

The Brexit transition period is ending on the 31st of December 2020, as established in the EU-UK Withdrawal Agreement (the ‘Agreement’), which came into force...

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Yachting
Nov 27, 2020

The Malta Shipping Register: The Largest Shipping Register Worldwide

With 850 vessels bigger than 24m, the Malta Shipping Register is now the largest superyacht register worldwide. These superyachts employ various specialised sectors on top...

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Nov 25, 2020

GVZH Achieves ISO 9001 Certification

GVZH has successfully completed the ISO 9001 certification as part of its drive to bolster its internal Quality Management Systems within both GVZH Advocates and...

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Immigration
Nov 23, 2020

MIIP Reform Update: Granting of Citizenship for Exceptional Services

By virtue of Legal Notice 437 of 2020 which was issued on Friday 20th November 2020, the Granting of Citizenship for Exceptional Services Regulations has...

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Real Estate
Nov 19, 2020

Small Claims Court for Disputes Between Tenants and Landlords

As from this year (2020), the Housing Authority has set up a Small Claims Tribunal which focuses on real estate disputes related to maintenance, security...

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Banking & Finance
Nov 13, 2020

NFDI Provides Update Regarding Notification Forms

The National Foreign Direct Investment Screening Office (“NFDI Office”) was set up in Malta, in order to implement the provisions of EU Regulation 2019/452. On...

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Immigration
Oct 13, 2020

Covid-19 Update: Malta’s Safe Corridor Countries List

Last Updated: 03/02/2021 To date and in terms of Subsidiary Legislation 465.26 (Travel Ban (Extension to all Countries)) Order, the countries outlined hereunder form part...

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Competition / Antitrust Regulation
Oct 12, 2020

Have Your Say: Public Consultation on Laws Granting More Power to EU MS Competition Law Authorities

With the entry into force of Regulation 1/2003 on May 1, 2014, the National Competition Authorities (“NCAs”) of the 27 Member States and the European Commission...

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Aviation
Aug 26, 2020

Air Charter Scotland Granted Air Operator Certificate

Air Charter Scotland has received its Air Operator Certificate (AOC) which was granted by the Transport Malta Civil Aviation Directorate. Air Charter Scotland have expressed...

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