Staff from Salvo Grima Group organised a dinner on Friday 14th October to celebrate excellent results achieved by the Ship Supply team over the past months. The meal was held at No12 Fine Wines and Provisions, overlooking the spectacular Valletta Grand Harbour.
Salvo Grima Group chairman Robert C. Aquilina has just been elected chairman of the newly-launched Logistics Business Section of the Malta Chamber of Commerce and Enterprise. The new section aims to strengthen the logistics sector by giving it a unified voice to propose ideas and solutions for structured growth. During the launch, Mr. Aquilina noted […]
Grand Harbour Marina hosted 159 super yachts last year, an increase compared to 2014. The increase has been attributed to awareness of the spectacular views and great facilities. “Undoubtedly, the location of Grand Harbour Marina set against the timeless backdrop of historical fortifications of Fort St Angelo and Valletta make our marina one of the […]
A new Chief Executive Officer has been appointed by the Salvo Grima Group Board of Directors. Mr Karl Aquilina has been selected to head Salvo Grima Group with effect from 1st May 2016, in line with the Group’s succession policy and long-term strategy. Mr K Aquilina, who holds a Bachelor of Science degree from the […]
Salvo Grima Group Chairman and CEO Robert C. Aquilina and Senior Manager Joseph Peregin have been interviewed by MaltaProfile magazine, outlining the firm’s achievements and its strategy for the years ahead . The full interview text can be read here. MaltaProfile is published by CountryProfiler, an international media company which specialises in the publication of country reports […]
Valletta Cruise Port has been named as the Best Terminal Operator 2015 by Cruise Insight Magazine. This award recognises the quality service delivered by the port, and the continued development of its facilities in the past few years. Further information can be obtained here.
Malta International Airport has ranked in second place in the Best Airport by Region (Europe) category for airports with over two million passengers per year according to the 2015 Airport Service Quality (ASQ) Awards. MIA was among 97 European airports surveyed. Malta International Airport shared its achievement with Dublin (25 million passengers/year), Prague (12m passengers) and […]
Transport Malta has issued statistics showing that a fleet of over 500 super yachts are flying the Maltese flag worldwide, an increase of 10% over 2014.
The Maltese Register of Shipping has registered an increase of almost 8.3 million gross tonnage representing a growth rate of 14.3% over the previous year, according to statistics issued by Transport Malta. As at end of December 2015, the registered gross tonnage under the Merchant Shipping Act was 66.2 million gross tons. These statistics represent […]
Cruise Passenger data for 2015 shows that passenger traffic to Valletta surged by more than a quarter compared to the previous year. Around 2,225 passengers visited Gozo, and 5,300 spent at least one night on board their berthed cruise liner.According to the National Statistics Office, EU visitors made up three-quarters of the total traffic, and […]