Malta Enterprise approves 128 projects in 2017

Malta Enterprise approved a total of 128 major projects in 2017, with a healthy mix of local and foreign projects. Of these, 33 were new projects and 95 were expansions of existing operations.

Forecast investment collectively amounts to €249.2 million, while new employment generated within three years as a result of these projects is envisaged to reach 2,251 jobs.

Sectors mainly comprised manufacturing, life sciences including pharmaceuticals and medical services, ICT and digital media, as well as other services.

In addition, Malta Enterprise also continued to tangibly assist Malta-based businesses in reaching new heights through a vast range of incentives and support services.

As Malta’s Economic Development Agency, Malta Enterprise will continue working diligently to capitalise on the opportunities that will contribute to the growth of the Maltese economy.