As the business success stories coming out of Malta double month on month, many tech-entrepreneurs feel that even more could be achieved only if there was a concerted effort. In Silicon Valletta they might have created the solution themselves.
"Micro states are crying for help to get their people connected, because some of them are finding it incredibly expensive to do so," Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said, recounting conversations he's had with leaders from various island states in the Pacific.
The Malta Communications Authority (MCA) has published the results of a survey on the use of ICT by minors. The survey, which is on its third iteration, has been carried out earlier this year amongst students attending years 4 to 6 within primary schools and forms 1 to 4 within secondary schools. The study has helped dispel a number of misconceptions whilst confirming other widespread beliefs.
International health care and medical equipment giant Alvimedica has recently appointed Maltese digital media agency Anchovy to handle an intensive social media campaign for its sailing team. Team Alvimedica is participating in one of the most prestigious and anticipated sporting events of the world, the Volvo Ocean Race which takes place this month.