MTA Hosts Fourth Prestigious Quality Assured Restaurant Awards

The Malta Tourism Authority recently held the fourth edition of the Quality Assured Restaurant Awards Ceremony.  The event was held at Villa Arrigo and guests were treated to a lovely dinner in recognition of their successful participation in the scheme. The QA restaurant family today boasts 120 restaurants or 1 in 5 of eligible licensed […]

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Quality Assured restaurants recognised at the STAR Awards

The Special Thanks And Recognition (STAR) Awards presentation ceremony organised by the Malta Tourism Authority recently took place at the Corinthia Palace hotel. Now in its 13th year, this annual event recognises exceptional service and hospitality by people who work in the tourism and hospitality sectors. For the first time two awards were dedicated to […]

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MTA launches PR Video For Quality Assured Attractions

As part of the MTA’s ongoing efforts to further promote the quality assured seal, the Authority embarked on a filming project for the Quality Assured attractions. The aim was to produce a video of the attractions to be used as a backdrop for MTA stands at fairs, in the tourist information offices around Malta and […]

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Applications are now open – QA seal for Restaurants

The Quality Assured (QA) seal for restaurants, aims to help Maltese and tourists make an informed choice when selecting a place to eat. Since its inception, the QA seal has also been a way for quality restaurants to gain a competitive edge and to encourage a quality leap in the sector through the creation of […]

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Malta Tourism Authority Quality Assured Seal – a total of 112 Restaurants

The third edition of the MTA Quality Assured restaurant awards were held on the 30th May at the Intercontinental Hotel Malta with a total of 200 guests attending. This year 23 restaurants were awarded the QA seal for the first time, and together with the restaurants that successfully renewed their participation, the amount of QA […]

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42 entities awarded the MTA Quality Assured seal

The Malta Tourism Authority (MTA) recently presented the Quality Assured certification to 21 Destination Management Companies (DMCs) and 21 Visitor Attractions, 3 of which are new to the scheme. During the brief ceremony which took place at Esplora, the participants were presented with some findings about the attractions.  These were collected through the MTA travellers’ […]

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Certificate Ceremony for Erasmus+ Traineeship Attendees

The Malta Tourism Authority CEO Mr Paul Bugeja, recently presented certificates to the first group of restaurant managers, owners or key staff, who attended an international traineeship in Rome. The traineeship is funded by Erasmus+ and offered the successful applicants the opportunity to learn how to increase their sales through better and more effective use […]

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MTA launch the new Quality Assured guidebook

The Malta Tourism Authority has recently launched the new 2016-2017 QA (Quality Assured) guidebook at the Kwalita Malta fair which took place in November at MFCC.  The guide consists of 112 pages of useful information including approximately 150 quality restaurants, visitor attractions and destination management companies. Free copies of the QA guidebook can be collected […]

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Applications are open – QA seal for Restaurants

Following the award of the Quality Assured seal to 106 restaurants since 2015, we are pleased to inform you that applications are now open to get your establishment recognised as a quality assured restaurant. The benefits of the QA seal are extensive and include a promotional campaign on local media targeting both Maltese and tourists.  […]

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MTA Launches an International Traineeship Funded by Erasmus+ Targeting 48 Managers from Restaurants

The Malta Tourism Authority recently launched a professional traineeship consisting of a work-based learning activity on how to increase sales, for owners and key staff of restaurants in Malta and Gozo. This is the first time that such a traineeship is taking place. Through this work-based learning activity all successful participants will learn how to […]

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