Travel & Tourism
The National Statistics Office has reported that in May 2014, the number of persons registering for work with the Employment and Training Corporation (ETC) stood at 7,141 compared to 7,292 in the corresponding month last year.
The Malta International Airport has registered a significant increase in May passengers traffic this year. It was estimated that MIA welcomed a total of 402,289 passengers, a 6.4% rise in passenger movements compared to last year.
The National Statistics Office has reported that total inbound tourist trips for April were estimated at 150,030, an increase of 12.2 per cent when compared to the corresponding month in 2013. Excluding the passengers who stayed overnight on board their berthed cruise ship, this increase amounted to 11.3 per cent.