PKF News & Events

World news

17/09/2020

The resurgence of crypto exuberance

Author: George Mangion Published on The Malta Independent 17 September 2020 Another thing that appears to concern crypto evangelists are burning questions pertaining to the technical design China will be using for its digital money system. Facebook’s attempt last year to launch its pioneering coin “Libra” was ill-fated. The original plan was for Libra to be backed […]

Awards

15/01/2017

PKF-FPM has been recognised as the 2016 Best Place to Work in the Irish News Workplace & Employment Awards

PKF-FPM has been voted as the best employer in its field in the UK, according to judges at London-based industry publication Accountancy Age and the Best Companies Group. The company, founded nearly a quarter of a century ago, won the Top UK Accountancy Employer Award at the British Accountancy Awards ahead of many other reputed […]

New PKF Publication

19/06/2020

Navigating The Pandemic Through Bitpod Podcasts

Author: Miriam Sultana – Head of Economics Advisory, PKF Malta Published on Malta Chamber of Commerce Blog – 19th June 2020 Driven by the ever-growing need for innovation, last year PKF Malta founded the initiative “Bitpod” the brainchild of Head of Legal Dr Marilyn Formosa and Senior Partner Mr George M. Mangion. Bitpod is a quasi-lab that seeks […]

- 03/09/2020

End of silly season heightens an expectation of a COVID vaccine

  Author: George Mangion Published on The Malta Independent 3 September 2020 Sadly, what goes up can come tumbling down and with the first case of COVID 19 infection in mid-March has seen the health authorities giving the order to force a national lockdown. One appreciates how with the unexpected resignation of Joseph Muscat as prime minister amid […]

Malta News - 26/08/2020

Drafting a COVID recovery – free markets, government intervention, monetarism or bust?

Author: George Mangion Published on The Malta Independent 26 August 2020 On 7 March Malta woke up to the first case of COVID-19 and a few weeks later, the health authorities reacted efficiently by imposing national wide orders for social distancing and wearing face masks, imposing lockdown of many sectors, the closure of all sea and airports: the latter […]

- 11/08/2020

COVID recovery – a fiscal remedy is smarter than cash handouts

Author: George Mangion Published on The Malta Independent 11 August 2020 A recent meeting with the Prime Minister by the Chamber of Commerce discussed the best recovery plan post COVID − this has revealed interesting topics. One of the topics advocates a fiscal remedy. It was suggested by the Chamber to lower VAT on travel and […]

Malta News - 11/08/2020

Act XXXII Of 2020: How Can An Estate Agent Become Licensed?

Author: Jurgen Dalli – Junior Legal Associate, PKF Malta Published on Malta Chamber of Commerce Blog – 11th August 2020 The myth that not every Tom, Dick and Harry, can become an estate agent has been debated since early 2016 when then Parliamentary Secretary Jose Herrera presented a White Paper for consultation. This scope of licensed […]