Retirement Pensions Act

The MFSA has issued the new Regulations and Pension Rules under the revamped Retirement Pensions Act 2011.    The Minister of Finance has established, by virtue of Legal Notice 4 (2015) that the 1st of January 2015 will be the date when all the provisions of the said ACT shall come into force.   As […]

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Cervical cancer screening to start next year

Screening for cervical cancer will start to be offered by the government to women aged between 25 and 35 as from the middle of next year.  This was stated by Health Parliamentary Secretary Chris Fearne in reply to Parliamentary questions by Nationalist MP Claudio Grech. As reported by Times of Malta on December 17, 2014, 18:21

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New car scrappage scheme launched

Transport Malta said today it is receiving applications for the new grant scheme on the purchase of new environment-friendly vehicles. This scheme is aimed at reducing the number of old motor vehicles from the road reducing pollution. Subject to various conditions, the grant, between €700 and €900, is given upon the purchase of a new […]

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Third Pillar Pensions: a first step?

The  Bill  amending  the  Social Security Act  to allow  third pillarpensions – making it possible for people  to  voluntarily  take  up  a private  pension  to  top  up  their State pension – was approved by Parliament last month. Under the new law an individual may invest up to a €1,000 in an Individual  Savings  Account  and benefit from interest earned from the investment in interest bearing securities/deposits  without  deduction of […]

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