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Incorporating a Company In Malta – Requirements

Incorporating a Company In Malta – Requirements

The Malta Companies Act sets out the framework for incorporating in Malta. It is modelled on it's UK counterpart and features straight forward company registration in Malta. The Island is known for it pro-business environment and this reflects in the frameworks both...

The Complete Malta VFA Tax Guideline

The Complete Malta VFA Tax Guideline

At the beginning of November 2018, a guideline on how to treat stamp duty, income tax and VAT on transactions that involve Digital Ledger Technology assets was issued by the Malta Commissioner for Revenue as part of the VFA tax Act. In the guidelines, the DLT assets...

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The Crypto-Currency Revolution and Malta’s Role

The Crypto-Currency Revolution and Malta’s Role

While many national systems are seeking to take action against crypto-currencies by banning them and imposing limiting regulations, Malta is taking a totally different path. Malta is, in fact, currently preparing crypto-currency regulations, being the first country to do so.

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The Importance Of Blockchain Cryptocurrency In Malta

The Importance Of Blockchain Cryptocurrency In Malta

The rapid increase in digital technology has given many smaller countries the opportunity to attract companies and investors from a range of specialised online industries as they bid to improve their financial resources. The selling of domain names, online gambling and financial enterprises involving digital block-chain cryptocurrencies are just some of the entrepreneurial schemes and investments that small island territories in particular are keen to encourage.

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Malta, The Blockchain Island for Cryptocurrency Firms

Malta, The Blockchain Island for Cryptocurrency Firms

Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency platform Binance has now migrated to Malta due to a recent ICO ban enacted by China. This move will essentially transform Malta into a “blockchain island”; a hub destined to transform the current cryptocurrency marketplace. 

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The State of ICOs in The Jurisdictions of Malta and Gibraltar

The State of ICOs in The Jurisdictions of Malta and Gibraltar

Modern day entrepreneurs have creative ways of raising money like crowdfunding, which is steadily gaining dominance. ICOs operate under similar principles in that investors are offered shares in a currency that is still in development. In exchange, they contribute the more popular digital currency such as Ethereum and Bitcoin. Fiat currency like the Euro and USD can also be used. 

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Implications of the Proposed Blockchain and DLT Regulations 

Implications of the Proposed Blockchain and DLT Regulations 

Malta’s recent conference to discuss Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Regulation. The conference was opened by Parliamentary Secretary, Silvio Schembri who expressed the opinion that the Maltese Government was planning to launch a new Digital Innovation Authority Bill (DIA) which will operate as the only regulator for ‘Innovative Digital Technology’. The Technology Arrangements and Services Bill (referred to henceforth as TAS) was also mentioned by Dr Schembri, as was the keenly anticipated Virtual Currency Act. The triumvirate of bills will form the foundation of the Maltese Blockchain and Cryptocurrency Regulation. 

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Blockchain, A New Universe Of Decentralised Possibilities

Blockchain, A New Universe Of Decentralised Possibilities

In 2009, a seismic shiver ran through the financial sector. The global financial crisis was more than just a practical disaster. On a psychological, philosophical, and ethical level, it exposed crippling uncertainties within the financial arena. Like a weed in the heart of the garden, the roots of this failure ran frighteningly deep.

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The Impact of Introducing Virtual Currencies in Malta

The Impact of Introducing Virtual Currencies in Malta

Virtual currencies, also known by the name crypto currencies, are an entirely digital form of money. They are unregulated by any financial authority, instead being entirely under the control of their developers. National and international banks do not oversee the use of virtual currencies, as there is no physical aspect to them, and they are therefore, not considered to be legal tender. 

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The Pitfalls and Perks of Blockchain’s Security Challenges

The Pitfalls and Perks of Blockchain’s Security Challenges

Each time technology advances, the benefits you gain come with risks. Since its emergence, those who use the cryptocurrency processor Blockchain have begun to question whether it is overhyped. Through a combination of anecdotal experiences and thorough research, Blockchain users have identified some of the perils of using the channel.

Understanding Blockchain Technology

Understanding Blockchain Technology

Blockchain, at its core, is designed for the distribution of information. Wikipedia is a good example to use for comparison when tackling the subject of ‘what is blockchain technology’.

World’s First Blockchain Mobile Phone Provider Moving To Malta

World’s First Blockchain Mobile Phone Provider Moving To Malta

YOVO, the world’s first blockchain mobile phone network has confirmed that it will be moving its headquarters to Malta, with an investment of €20 million and a team of thirty members. With this mobile network company, you will be able to buy your tokens with over 40 different types of crypto currencies.

Bitcoin Buying Made Simple!

Bitcoin Buying Made Simple!

With this beginners’ guide, you will realise that it is quite a simple process to get a hold of some bitcoins in Malta. There are several ways to do it, however, for beginners we usually recommend bitcoin exchange. If you still don’t know what bitcoin is, check out our beginners guide to understanding bitcoin.

Setting Up A Company In Malta – 10 Reasons Why

Setting Up A Company In Malta – 10 Reasons Why

Setting up a company in Malta is a very exciting prospect. Malta is not only a great place to do business but it also is a place that many visitors fall in love with, thanks to the local people, gorgeous weather and the beautiful scenery.

VAT in Malta – How To Apply & Register?

VAT in Malta – How To Apply & Register?

In 1998 a law was introduced requiring those responsible for operating businesses, or people who are self-employed in Malta to submit details to their Value Added Tax (VAT) Department. If you want to apply for VAT in Malta the information provided here will help you navigate your way through the steps you need to take and what to do if you are applying for VAT.

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About Us

Facilitating a move to Malta is seamless when you rely on the Welcome Center Malta. Established in 2018 with the sole objective of helping people make an effortless move to the island, Welcome Center Malta aims to reduce the challenges involved in settling, moving and establishing local contacts.