New channels for digital TV in Malta

Malta's digital TV provider Melita is adding two new sports and nature themed channels to its package.

Melita offers first mobile broadband via cable TV

Melita, a Malta telecom company, became the first firm to integrate mobile broadband with its cable TV network.

German film completes Malta shoot

German comedy Vicky the Viking has completed filming in Malta.

Malta Broadcasting Authority head resigns

Kevin Aquilina he CEO of the Malta Broadcasting Authority, the government agency which oversees TV and radio broadcasting, will resign at the end of 2008.

GO signs Formula One deal

Malta telecom firm GO announced it has signed exclusive three year rights to broadcast Formula One.

Malta lags in broadband development

A European Commission report indicates that Malta is not moving quickly enough with broadband and internet access.

GO forfeits €11.8 million

Telecom, broadband and cable TV company GO will forfeit €11.8 million in closing a case that dates back 33 years.

New Malta Film Fund announced

Malta has launched a new film fund of 233,000 Euros for audiovisual works produced by Maltese registered companies.

First Digital 3D screen in Malta

The Empire Cinema Complex unveiled the first digital 3D screen in Malta, the Malta Independent Online reported.

TV Malta holds top audience share

TV Malta (TVM) saw a rise in audience share during the second quarter of 2008, according to the Maltese Broadcasting Authority.

Malta pushes for sound stages

Malta's film commissioner is promoting private investment in sound stages and expanding the country's reach for international film production.

MTV Malta Special will become annual event

The Times of Malta reported that the Isle of MTV Malta Special is to become an annual event. According to the report, MTV executives met with the Prime Minister of…

Kinemastik short film fest opens in Malta

The 4th International Kinemastik Short Film Festival opened in Malta on June 28 and runs through July 12. This year's festival opened with an evening of 13 short films from…

Malta National Cinema Day

Malta film distributors and cinemas are luring viewers back into the movie theatres over the summer. For the 13th time, RS Film Distributors are sponsoring National Cinema Day on July…

Malta digital TV firm attains subscription goal

GO Plus TV announced it reached its target of 25,000 subscribers. The telecom company reaches 95% of Malta households.

Malta signs three-year MTV contract

The government of Malta announced that it has signed a three-year contract to host the Isle of MTV concert, through 2010.

European Film Festival launches Saturday in Malta

Twenty-four films will be screened during the 10th edition of the European Film Festival in Malta which begins April 12 and lasts through May 8. The event is organised by…

Danish film shot in Malta set for release this week

A Danish film in which the island of Malta plays itself - rather than being the location for a film set elsewhere - will be released in the next week…

Egyptian epic Agora to shoot in Malta

Principal photography begins Monday (March 17) in Malta on the big-budget historical Egyptian epic Agora by Academy Award-winner Alejandro Amenábar. The shoot on location in Malta will take about 15…

Malta launches high-tech audiovisual production centre

With the backing of audiovisual industry professionals from Europe and the United States, an Audiovisual Production Centre is now operational in Malta to boost the film and advertising industry on…