Fitch Ratings Affirms Malta’s ‘A+’ Rating with a Stable Outlook
Fitch Ratings affirms Malta ‘s A+ (stable) rating reflecting “its high income per head compared with the ‘A’ median, robust economic growth and a large net external creditor position, together with Eurozone membership”.
The credit rating agency expects Malta’s fiscal policy to remain prudent and forecasts a fiscal surplus of 1% of GDP in 2018, net of IIP.
The report also indicates that in May 2018, unemployment declined further, reaching 3.9%, which is among the lowest rates in the Eurozone.
Press Release: https://www.fitchratings.com/site/pr/10040291