MDB issues new scheme with revised collateral requirement after the Malta Chamber of SMEs highlights difficulties
23 September 2020
Following problems flagged by members on accessing the MDB loan scheme, the Malta Chamber of...
During an MCESD
meeting where Social Partners discussed the Public Service Reform with Mario
Galea, Principal Permanent Secretary, GRTU Deputy President Philip Fenech
called for more centralization when it comes to the licensing a business
requires to operate.
Mr Fenech gave the example of a restaurant that is seeking
to have tables and chairs outside. He emphasized that the process is very
tedious and lengthy, if they manage to ever get the green light as they have to
deal with about 4 different authorities.
said that they are working on this and in addition they are introducing the
concept of a public service that goes to the customer. This includes the area
of social services where the public sector will be contacting those eligible
and help them access their rights so as to ensure they have access to what is
due to them immediately when it is due.
The Malta Chamber of SMEs represents over 7,000 members from over 90 different sectors which in their majority are either small or medium sized companies, and such issues like the one we're experiencing right now, it's important to be united. Malta Chamber of SMEs offers a number of different services tailored to its members' individual requirements' and necessities. These range from general services offered to all members to more individual & bespoke services catered for specific requirements.
A membership with Malta Chamber of SMEs will guarantee that you are constantly updated and informed with different opportunities which will directly benefit your business and help you grow. It also entails you to a number of services which in their majority are free of charge and offered exclusively to its members (in their majority all free of charge).