The award for best Terminal Operator in 2015 was issued to the Valletta Cruise Port, for its well-developed facilities and the high-quality services provided. Valletta is a natural deep-water harbour that serves many purposes. Foreign investors in Malta benefit from the services of the harbour and its location, especially those involved in imports and exports.
Foreign direct investments in Malta grew during 2015 and amounted to approximately 5.2 billion EUR during the first six months. The National Statistics Office released new data which confirms an overall growth of investment activities in the country. Two of the business activities that received the most FD in 2015 were finance and insurance.