eCommerce News

The MCA and GRTU launch tools to facilitate the advancement of Maltese SMEs in the digital world
Published On: Dec 23rd 2015
  The Malta Communications Authority and GRTU Malta Chamber of SMEs launched a number of tailored tools that will proactively increase the number of businesses in Malta that have an online presence and are able to compete online during a press conference held on yesterday Tuesday 22nd December at the GRTU premises...
Tourism and Hospitality Sector to Benefit from Free Digital Training
Published On: Jun 16th 2015
Rapid technological advancements are driving people to shift away from traditional sources of information and more towards different channels, such as websites and social media to search and book for travel and leisure activities. Such channels are easily accessible in today’s digital age where the use of smartph...
SMEs benefit from information sessions on Internet Marketing
Published On: May 7th 2015
As part of its remit to facilitate the promotion of ICT applications in business operations, the Malta Communications Authority (MCA) is currently leading an initiative aimed at addressing potential misconceptions on the use of Internet marketing and highlight how effective this can be in bringing in new business l...
The MCA collaborates with the Malta Bankers' Association and leading banks to provide Free Information Sessions on the use of Internet Banking
Published On: Apr 25th 2015
The finance and banking sector is one of the few sectors that have really capitalised on and evolved as a result of the full adoption of ICT applications. It is a clear example of how ICT is not only synonymous with the communications sector itself, but is critical for the sustainability and development of other se...
Internet & eCommerce Use by Consumers – May 2014
Published On: Oct 31st 2014
The study aims to gauge the growth of eCommerce use by consumers across the Maltese islands whilst allowing comparisons with the results of previous editions. The study established that 54% of all respondents (including those who don’t use Internet) engage in eCommerce, up from 51% in 2010 and 30% in 2008. Indee...
National eCommerce Strategy - extension to consultation deadline NOTICE
Published On: Aug 18th 2014
The MCA would like to notify interested parties that the deadline for submission of comments with regard to the National draft eCommerce Strategy, which is currently open for consultation, has been extended to *Thursday, 28th August 2014*. The draft strategy can be accessed here [1]. [1]