May 29, 2017

Titnieda l-Malta Movie Trail sabiex inkattru n-niċċa turistika Screen Tourism

Waqt it-tnedija tal-Malta Movie Trail, il-Ministru għat-Turiżmu Edward Zammit Lewis tenna li matul din il-leġiżlatura fl-industrija tal-films kien hemm element qawwi ta’ diversifikazzjoni.  Minbarra films li ġew attirati, numru ta’ sensiliet għat-televiżjoni internazzjonali u produzzjonijiet ta’ reklami għal ditti rinomati, nefqu miljuni ta’ ewro f’ pajjiżna.  Din l-industrija kompliet tagħti kontribuzzjoni importanti lill-ekonomija ta’ Malta.   Il-Ministru Zammit Lewis qal …

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May 29, 2017

L-ewwel ftehim kollettiv għal madwar 110 ħaddiem amministrattiv tal-ITS f’sitta u għoxrin sena

Fl-okkażjoni tal-iffirmar tal-ftehim kollettiv mal-General Workers’ Union (GWU) għall-istaff amministrattiv  tal-Istitut ta’ Studji Turistici (ITS), il-Ministru għat-Turiżmu Edward Zammit Lewis stqarr li dan huwa pass importanti għall-ħaddiema fi ħdan l-ITS li trawwem l-istudenti turistiċi għal futur fi ħdan l-industrija tat-turiżmu.   Dan il-ftehim se jidħol fis-seħħ mill-1 ta’ Jannar 2017 b’terminu ta’ ħames snin, fejn se jtejjeb sostanzjalment il-kundizzjonijiet tal-ħaddiema …

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May 25, 2017

Attracting Chinese Tourism to the Mediterranean

While addressing a masterclass regarding “Attracting Chinese Tourism to the Mediterranean’’, Minister for Tourism Edward Zammit Lewis stated that this event is also taking place within the context of the EU-China Tourism Year announced by the EU Commission for 2018. “It is significant, and indeed praiseworthy, that this event, held under the umbrella of the UNWTO, should throw the spotlight …

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May 24, 2017

Launching degree programmes at ITS for the first time to ensure more success for our hospitality students

Minister for Tourism Edward Zammit Lewis launched the first ever degree courses at the Institute of Tourism Studies (ITS) in the presence of United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) Secretary-General Mr Taleb Rifai.   Minister for Tourism Edward Zammit Lewis said that the primary function of ITS is to ensure that our tourism industry can benefit from the contribution of …

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May 22, 2017

Se jkompli s-suċċess fis-setturi tat-Turiżmu u l-Kultura

Dan is-suċċcess se jkompli. Is-settur tat-turiżmu kiseb riżultati enormi filwaqt illi l-Kultura mhix biss xi side note fil-programm elettorali  tagħna. Dan qalu l-Prim Ministru u Mexxej Laburista Joseph Muscat waqt li kien qed jindirizza konferenza tal-aħbarijiet fil-Qawra fejn fiha ġew preżentati l-proposti tal-Partit Laburista fl-oqsma tat-turiżmu u l-kultura. Il-Mexxej Laburista qal illi t-turiżmu huwa settur mimli sfidi iżda dan il-Gvern …

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May 19, 2017

L-inawgurazzjoni tal-Ġnien FX Ebejer fis-Swieqi

Waqt l-inawgurazzjoni tal-Ġnien FX Ebejer fis-Swieqi, il-Ministru għat-Turiżmu Edward Zammit Lewis saħaq li s-suċċess fit-turiżmu qed jinħass u n-numri ta’ turisti li qed iżuru pajjiżna għal diversi raġunijiet ifisser li ż-żoni turistiċi qed ikollhom influss aktar qawwi ta’ viżitaturi. Iżda mhux iż-żoni turistiċi tradizzjonali biss li qed iħossu dan l-influss. Minn żoni residenzjali, bħas-Swieqi u postijiet oħra, qed iħossu dan …

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May 18, 2017

Public consultation on PATH launched for formal recognition of workers with extensive experience in the Malta tourism and hospitality sectors

During the launch of the public consultation on the Proficiency Acknowledgement in Tourism and Hospitality Initiative (PATH), Minister for Tourism Dr Edward Zammit Lewis explained the significant positive impact that this initiative is expected to make on the workforce within the tourism industry.   “It is with pride that we look back on yet another remarkable year for the tourism …

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May 15, 2017

Simon Busuttil putting pensions at risk

The Opposition Leader has presented his plans for our pensions. After ignoring pensioners in the manifesto he wrote in 2013, this time he went for the big guns. He told us he would raise the national minimum pension by €22 a week so that it equals the minimum wage, at a cost of €8.5 million. He told us he would …

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May 11, 2017

Investiment ieħor ta’ 2.5 miljun ewro f’lukanda ewlenija fiż-żona turistika f’Tas-Sliema

Waqt l-inawgurazzjoni tal-investiment  ta’ €2.5miljun fil-lukanda Victoria, il-Ministru għat-Turiżmu Edward Zammit Lewis, faħħar lil AX Holdings għal dan l-investiment favur titjib fil-prodott offrut lit-turist f’din il-lukanda ta’ erba’ stilel li tinsab f’Tas-Sliema.   “Dan l-investiment huwa turija ta’ ċertifikat mis-settur privat li jtejbu l-prodott turistiku għax qed jaraw bil-fatti li kulma jmur it-turisti qed jibqgħu jiżdiedu xahar wara ieħor u għaldaqstant huwa …

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May 7, 2017

Suċċess għal kullħadd

Meta l-Partit Laburista talab il-fiduċja tal-elettorat 4 snin ilu ippreżenta lill-poplu manifest elettorali fattwali u b’saħħtu. L-elettorat emmen f’dan il-manifest u ta l-fiduċja lil dan il-Moviment Laburista. Issa li għaddew 4 snin ta’ Gvern Laburista nemmen bis-sħiħ li l-wegħdiet elettorali fil-assolut tagħhom ġew mwettqa u ndirizzati u anki lill hinn minn hekk. Huwa fatt li 85% tal-manifest elettorali ġie mwettaq …

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