ADMINISTRATIVE CAPITAL: Valletta
COMMERCIAL CAPITAL: Birkirkara
Malta is a group of islands situated in Southern Europe. Only the three largest islands - Malta, Gozo and Comino are inhabited. With a land area of 316 km2, Malta is one of the worlds smallest states.
A population of close to 0.45 Million. Muslims account for about 1.3% of the population.
Hot summers and mild winters. The warmest month is August with a temperature ranging between 28 °C to 34 °C. January is the coldest month with a temperature ranging between 12 °C to 20 °C.
Maltese and English are the two official languages.
GMT+1 hrs throughout the year
Government: 7:30 AM to 1:30 PMGeneral: 8:30 AM to 5:30 PMHOLIDAYS
Independence Day: Semptember 21stMay Day: May 1stRepublic Day: December 13thChristmas: December 25thVictory Day: September 8th
IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS
Police/ Emergencies: 112Medical: 196Fire: 112