April 26, 2017

Rekord assolut fl-ewwel tliet xhur tas-sena u 18-il miljun ewro investiment f’lukanda

Waqt inawgurazzjoni ta’ €18-il miljun f’investiment tal-lukanda Dolmen, il-Ministru għat-Turiżmu Edward Zammit Lewis, akkumpanjat miċ-Chairman tal-Awtorità Maltija għat-Turiżmu Gavin Gulia, faħħar lis-sidien għal dan l-investiment favur titjib fil-prodott offrut lit-turist f’din il-lukanda ta’ erba’ stilel fl-akkwati tal-Qawra, u li bi proġett infrastrutturali fl-istess żona l-Gvern se jirranġa l-madwar għal livell ogħla. “Dan l-investiment se jiżgura li l-faċilitajiet provduti f’din il-lukanda jibqgħu jżommu …

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April 25, 2017

Ċertifikat internazzjonali għat-Turiżmu Malti

F’pajjiżna kullħadd jirrikonoxxi kemm it-Turiżmu hi industrija importanti, anzi pilastru ewlieni fl-ekonomija Maltija.  Din ir-rikonoxxenza hija wkoll kkonfermata minn fora internazzjonali.  B’sodisfazzjon nilqa id-diversi rapporti internazzjonali li ġew ippubblikati f’dawn l-aħħar ġranet li jikkonfermaw l-effett pożittiv u robust li s-settur turistiku għandu fuq l-iżvilupp ekonomiku u soċjali ta’ pajjiżna partikolarment f’dawn l-aħħar snin. F’dawn l-aħħar jiem ħareġ il-World Economic Forum …

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April 24, 2017

Żidna u għamilna aktar faċli l-finanzjament għall-produzzjoni u distribuzzjoni ta’ films lokali

Il-Ministru għat-Turiżmu Edward Zammit Lewis ħabbar li għall-ewwel darba mindu twaqqaf il-Malta Film Fund se jiżdied il-budget allokat għalih. Waqt it-tnedija tal-Malta Film Fund għas-sena 2017, il-Ministru kkonferma li dan issa se jlaħħaq €300,000. Dawn il-fondi amministrati mill-Kummissjoni Maltija għall-Films (MFC) se jkunu ta’ għajnuna għall-industrija lokali tal-films sabiex din tkompli tifjorixxi. Il-Ministru Zammit Lewis qal li l-industrija tal-films qed …

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April 21, 2017

Towards Sustainable Tourism

The United Nations General Assembly declared 2017 ‘The International Year of Sustainable Tourism’, a significant opportunity to promote the contribution of the tourism industry for creating a better world. The concept of sustainable tourism is a very positive one. It is an industry committed to ensure that its impact on the environment and local culture is minimal, while at the …

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April 20, 2017

Suċċess fl-ewwel tliet xhur tas-sena fil-cruiselining

Waqt konferenza tal-aħbarijiet fil-Valletta Waterfront, il-Ministru għat-Turiżmu Edward Zammit Lewis elenka ċifri maħruġa dalgħodu mill-Uffiċċju Nazzjonali tal-Istatistika fl-ewwel tliet xhur ta’ din is-sena fejn ġew irreġistrati 34 port call minn vapuri tal-cruiseline fil-Port il-Kbir. Dawn il-vapuri wasslu f’pajjiżna ’l fuq minn 85,000 passiġġier. “Dan l-ammont ta’ passiġġieri fil-perjodu ta’ bejn Jannar u Marzu huwa wieħed bla preċedent,” stqarr il-Ministru għat-Turiżmu …

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April 17, 2017

Destinazzjonijiet turistiċi ‘smart’

Is-sena 2017 kienet ġiet dikjarata mill-Assemblea Ġenerali tal-Ġnus Magħquda bħala s-Sena Internazzjonali ta’ Turiżmu Sostenibbli għall-Iżvilupp. Din hija meqjusa bħala opportunità unika biex tqajjem fost li stakeholders privati u pubbliċi u l-pubbliku inġenerali għarfien tal-kontribut li turiżmu sostenibbli jista’ jagħti għall-iżvilupp. Fl-istess ħin li stakeholders ikunu mobilizzati biex jaħdmu flimkien biex jagħmlu mit-turiżmu katalista għal bidla pożittiva. Fl-aħħar ta’ Marzu …

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April 10, 2017

The aim of this cooperation is to create a specialised workforce for the casino tourism market segment

Minister for Tourism Edward Zammit Lewis and Minister for Competitiveness and Digital, Maritime and Services Economy Emmanuel Mallia presided over the signing of agreement between the Institute of Tourism Studies (ITS) and the Online & Live Casino Academy (OLCA).   Minister Zammit Lewis said that a critical success factor in tourism is our workforce that delivers a range of products …

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April 7, 2017

This initiative will make it possible for experienced workers within the tourism industry to obtain formal accredited qualifications

During the launch of ‘Recognition for Prior Learning’ initiative at the Institute of Tourism Studies (ITS), the Minister for Tourism Edward Zammit Lewis stated that a major critical factor to our current success in tourism are our human resources that deliver the range of products and services associated with this industry.   The Minister for Tourism Edward Zammit Lewis noted …

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April 7, 2017

Investment in human capital together with the private sector is crucial for the growth of our aviation industry

Addressing the participants at a conference entitled ‘Checkpoint Malta: In Pursuit of Opening Skies’, Minister for Tourism Edward Zammit Lewis said he was delighted to have the Sarin Memorial Legal Aid Foundation from India and the International Institute of Air and Space Law of Leiden University in the Netherlands, joining forces with the Maltese Ministry of Tourism and the University …

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April 7, 2017

Ftehim milħuq bejn il- General Workers’ Union u l-Ministeru għat-Turizmu

Wara ftehim milħuq mal-General Workers’ Union (GWU), il-Ministeru għat-Turiżmu bi pjaċir iħabbar li wara ħames snin, il-ħaddiema tal-Air Malta li ħadu l-iskema tal-irtirar kmieni fl-2011, ingħataw id-diskrepanzi fil-ħlas dovut lilhom mill-ammont globali hekk kif miftiehem magħhom dak iż-żmien. Dan kien possibbli grazzi għall-għajnuna li kien hemm mill-Ministeru għall-Finanzi kif ukoll mill-GWU. Il-ftehim intlaħaq ilbieraħ f’laqgħa bejn il-Ministru għat-Turiżmu Edward Zammit …

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