MHRA Urges Authorities to Uphold Valletta’s High-End Vision in Public Space Usage

The Malta Hotels and Restaurants Association (MHRA) urges the relevant authorities to exercise greater discretion when granting permissions for events and commercial activities in public spaces. While these activities may be legitimate, their chosen venues can sometimes clash with the overall image of the area. Valletta, the capital city of Malta, has been widely agreed […]
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Webinar “Tourism Strategies Towards Resilience”

The Commission expert group “Together for EU Tourism” (T4T), is hosting the “Tourism Strategies Towards Resilience” webinar. Date: 28 June 2024 Time: 10:00 – 12:00 (CET) Registration link: HERE This webinar aims to raise awareness around two key elements of tourism strategy which are of increasing importance in a European context: How to improve social sustainability strategies for tourism at […]
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The Malta Business Bureau announces new President Raphael Aloisio

Raphael Aloisio, announced as the new president of the Malta Business Bureau Mr. Aloisio is a Certified Public Accountant and Auditor with a substantial career spanning over 43 years in public practice. He joined Deloitte in 1987 and was appointed as a partner in 1990. Mr. Aloisio retired from Deloitte in May 2023, after contributing […]
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EU call for proposals: €4M to reduce FOOD WASTE (Deadline 24 September)

The European Commission has published today (via its European Health and Digital Executive Agency (HaDEA) ) a call for proposals on food waste reduction. For a total budget of € 4 000 000 under the Single Market Programme, the purpose of the call is to support EU stakeholders in taking actions to address consumer food […]
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EU Webinar: Bring tourist accommodation into the green spotlight with the EU Ecolabel

The European Commission will hold a webinar to explain the requirements and benefits of EU Ecolabel certification for interested accommodation providers in light of future legal requirements. Various ecosystem stakeholders will intervene, share knowledge, and provide examples of what the industry is doing to be more sustainable. The webinar will take place on Tuesday 11 […]
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21 March 2021 – Good France

The 6th edition of the event “Goût de France/Good France” has been postponed until spring 2021, following the measures taken to fight the COVID-19 health crisis. Though delayed, will still be the beloved opportunity for professionals of French gastronomy to share their know-how and their passion for this cuisine, as it is every year. Scheduled […]

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