Doing Business in Malta

Authors: Louis Cassar Pullicino, Annalise Papa, Paul Micallef Grimaud, Stephen Attard, Matthew Brincat, Antoine G. Cremona, Christine Cassar Naudi, Julian Caruana, Lara Pace, Nikolai Muscat Farrugia, Philip Formosa, Philip Mifsud, Sylvann Aquilina Zahra
Published on April 6, 2016
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Practices: Competition, Corporate, Corporate Finance, Data Protection & Privacy, E-Money & Payment Services, Employment & Industrial Relations, General Commercial & Contract Law, Intellectual Property & Telecoms, Media & Technology, Mergers & Acquisitions, Taxation, Trademark Registration
The Q&A guide to doing business in Malta gives an overview of key recent developments affecting doing business in Malta as well as an introduction to the legal system; foreign investment, including restrictions, currency regulations and incentives; and business vehicles and their relevant restrictions and liabilities.

Legitimate Expectation of Consistent Interpretation of EU State Aid Law: Recovery in State Aid Cases Involving Advanced Pricing Agreements on Tax

Authors: Clement Mifsud-Bonnici
Published on April 24, 2017
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Practices: Taxation
This article was first published in the Journal of European Competition Law & Practice, Volume 8, Issue 7, September 2017

The EU State aid rules are under the world's spotlight with the European Commission's (the ‘Commission’) recent decision that Ireland has to recover up to €13bn plus interest from Apple.

New OECD Measures Are an Opportunity for Malta

Authors: Max Ganado
Published on December 17, 2015
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Practices: Corporate Finance, General Commercial & Contract Law, Taxation
This interview with Dr Max Ganado was first published on

The OECD's new measures on base erosion and profit shifting have caused much uncertainty for companies throughout Europe. However, as Malta already has a transparent tax system in place, this could prove to be a positive step, Max Ganado tells MaltaProfile.