would follow suit while looking at yacht registration. In fact, Transport Malta offers a 24/7 registration service with expert guidance, one of the reasons why the country has “one of the world’s biggest ship registers”. Inviting Indians to also register their aircraft with it, Transport Malta offers services ranging from aircraft maintenance and repair to aircraft management. Malta, which already has over 1,400 ICT firms, also has ambitions of becoming a software hub. It is already Europe’s e-Gaming capital, offering operators a “well-regulated cost-effective” location to develop their business.
Malta Enterprise, an entity under the ministry of finance, has an office in Mumbai.
The writer was in Malta on the invitation of Malta Enterprise.
Valletta: While Malta is quite popular with Western filmmakers, with big budget films like Troy, The Da Vinci Code and Munich extensively shot here, the Film Commission of Malta is now keen on Indian film makers choosing its picturesque locales for song and dance sequences.
Malta also offers post-production facilities and other logistical services. ENS