Over the years, Malta has established itself as an ideal destination for entrepreneurs, particularly due to its status as a cost and tax-efficient jurisdiction for international business and investment.
The cost of setting up and running a company in Malta is reasonably low compared to other European jurisdictions. In fact, Malta adopts a system of tax refunds that significantly lowers the effective tax rate to 5%, the lowest in the European Union. Thousands of international entrepreneurs from the IT, gaming, e-commerce, services and corporate sectors have set up their companies in Malta in order to take advantage of these financial benefits, as well as the added plus of ample sunshine!
Malta also offers a prime strategic geographical location in the middle of the Mediterranean, an educated and skilled English speaking workforce, political stability, and an exceptional communications structure, making it the ideal place to run your business.
Sunshine throughout most of the calendar year with long hot summers and mild winters. Diving in the Mediterranean is a melting pot of opportunity for many owing to the many coral reefs and mesmerizing explorations;
Official languages are Maltese and English where almost everyone speaks English fluently; An abundance of sea food and a strong influence of Italian and North African cuisine contributing to an interesting gastronomic destination.
Since Malta is a member of the EU, the United Nations and the Council of Europe, the official currency is Euro; Hospitals are well equipped and well-funded setting a very high standard;
Malta is a very popular tourism destination with millions of visitors every year. Luxury hotels, multilingual skilled staff, excellent high-tech events being held in superb facilities, charming architecture and unique cultural monuments;
Strong artistic heritage which dates from the 16th century. A myriad of museums, palazzo’s and churches on the Maltese islands offering a cultural delight and historical journey.