Thursday May 25 2017
Malta Producer Prices at 93.83 Index Points


Producer Prices in Malta increased to 93.83 Index Points in April from 93.79 Index Points in March of 2017.





Thursday May 25 2017
Malta Producer Prices Change at -1.80 percent


The industrial producer price index in Malta declined 1.8 percent year-on-year in April of 2017, following an upwardly revised 0.9 percent drop in March. It is the biggest fall in four months as deflation worsened for intermediate goods (-3.6 percent from -1.1 percent in March). In addition, cost of consumer goods continued to fall although at a slower pace (-0.9 percent from -1.5 percent) and energy prices continued to be flat. In contrast, upward pressure came from prices of capital goods (1 percent from 0.9 percent). On a monthly basis, producer prices increased a meager 0.05 percent.





Thursday May 25 2017
Malta Gross External Debt Position at 86984.10 EUR Million


External Debt in Malta increased to 86984.10 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 85527.30 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2016.





Thursday May 25 2017
Malta General Government Debt at 5766.50 EUR Million


Government Debt in Malta decreased to 5766.50 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016 from 5823.30 EUR Million in the third quarter of 2016.





Thursday May 25 2017
Malta Interest Rate at 0.00 percent


The benchmark interest rate In the Euro Area was last recorded at 0 percent.





Thursday May 25 2017
Malta Foreign Direct Investment - Net Inflows at 815.90 EUR Million


Foreign Direct Investment in Malta increased by 815.90 EUR Million in the fourth quarter of 2016.





Wednesday May 24 2017
Malta | Credit Rating at 73.75


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Malta stands at A- with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Malta was last set at A3 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Malta was last reported at A with positive outlook.





Tuesday May 23 2017
Malta Inflation Rate at 1.10 percent


Consumer prices in Malta increased 1.1 percent year-on-year in April of 2017, easing slightly from a 1.2 percent rise in the previous period. It is the lowest inflation rate since December last year, as prices went up at a slower pace for food and non-alcoholic beverages (2.9 percent vs 3.7 percent in March), restaurants and hotels (1.1 percent vs 1.3 percent), housing and utilities (0.2 percent vs 0.3 percent) and furniture and household equipment (3.5 percent vs 3.6 percent). In contrast, cost rose faster for transport (0.8 percent vs 0.4 percent) and fell less for recreation and culture (-0.8 percent vs -1.2 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices jumped 2.6 percent compared to a 0.9 percent increase in March.





Tuesday May 23 2017
Malta Harmonised Consumer Prices at 102.35 Index Points


Harmonised Consumer Prices in Malta increased to 102.35 Index Points in April from 99.78 Index Points in March of 2017.





Tuesday May 23 2017
Malta Food Inflation at 2.90 percent


Cost of food in Malta increased 2.90 percent in April of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.