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Crew/Tutor roles and trends on a yacht

For some owners who wish to take extended trips over a number of months, having a tutor on board means that children can enjoy the experiences world-wide cruises can bring, while not negatively affecting their educational progress. There has been a growing trend where yacht owners are organizing cruises for their family – sometimes for […]

Malta in Top 5 -Best Residency and Citizenship by Investment Programmes

Malta is one of the countries to offer a citizenship by investment programme. However, what is it about this little island, that sustains its position, and is amongst the top 5 countries voted as having ‘Best Residency and Citizenship by Investment Programmes’? Without a doubt, Malta continues to be a popular tourist destination. However, its […]

Tax Guide to Leasing of Yachts

Your Guide to Leasing of Yachts Where leasing arrangements of yachts do not fall within the scope of Legal Notice 369 of 2005 and where the aforesaid lease is deemed by the Commissioner of VAT to be in accordance with guidelines issued by the VAT department from time to time, the Inland Revenue Department has decided that […]


ADVANTAGES OF THE MALTESE FLAG Eligibility: Anyone can own a yacht under the Maltese flag; EU / EEA /Swiss nationals may hold the yacht in their personal capacity whereas non-EU/ EEA /Swiss citizens would need to hold the yacht through a Maltese or foreign company. It is not required that the owner of the yacht resides […]

Marine Regulations and Consultancy Services

Safety and Security ASSET V constantly monitors marine regulations and provides a range of marine consulting services that fully comply with IMO regulations. ASSET V offers marine consultancy for different business segments especially for systems in accordance with the International Safety Management Code (ISM), the International Ship Security Code (ISPS) and other IMO, Flag State and Port State regulations. […]