Act XXVIII of 2017 was published in the Government Gazette on 1st December 2017.
The Malta Financial Services Authority (the “MFSA”) has issued a discussion paper on initial coin offerings (“ICOs”), virtual currencies (“VCs”) and related service providers.
Further to the notice of postponement of the THE CAPITAL MARKETS CONFERENCE, organised by Camilleri Preziosi, which was originally set to be held on the 3 November 2017, has been rescheduled to the 6 December 2017.
Council Regulation (EC) 1346/2000 on insolvency proceedings (the “Regulation”), entered into force on 31 May 2002 and was originally enacted to harmonize rules in relation to cross-border insolvency proceedings within the European Union, save for Denmark.
Blockchain has the potential to reinforce a broad range of pharmaceutical and healthcare industry functions, both within and outside of the drug supply chain. Its ability to create a decentralised and distributed database is ideally suited to these sectors, which have been under a global spotlight recently.
In September 2017, the European Commission issued a communication paper entitled “Tackling Illegal Content Online: Towards an enhanced responsibility of online platforms” (the “Communication”).