Deloitte Malta presents a summary and analysis of the Malta Budget 2018 speech presented to the House of Representatives by the Hon. Prof. Edward Scicluna, Minister of Finance on 09 October 2017.
Targets for 2018
In the Budget for 2018, the Government laid out the following key priorities:
- Investment in infrastructure, to alleviate congestion and external costs.
- Use of increased income to continue reducing national debt.
- Addressing social housing issues.
- Increased distribution of wealth, targeting pensioners and low income groups.