Launch of The Malta Internet Foundation A half-day seminar is shortly to be held at the Radisson SAS Bay Point Resort to mark the official launching of The Malta Internet Foundation. Several presentations from various organizations involved in the provision of Internet services to the public in Malta as well as by experts in the field will be delivered. Many important issues related to the future of the Internet in Malta will be addressed with plenty of opportunities for open discussion.

The new Foundation is to be responsible for the registration of Internet domains in top-level Internet domain .mt, as well as for other activities related to promotion of the Internet in Malta. In addition, it takes over the duties of the Domain Name Registration Committee delegated by InterNIC, the Internet top body, for domain registration business in the country. It will also seek to harmonise and enhance existing services.

6 January, 1999