President of Malta George Vella visited the Toly Products Ltd factory in the industrial area of Bulebel.
Accompanied by Mrs Vella, the President toured different areas of the factory and closely followed the manufacturing and refining process of make-up and other products. The President spoke about how the COVID-19 pandemic also affected the manufacturing sector significantly.
The President stressed that despite big developments in the Maltese economy, the manufacturing sector remains an important one.
In his speech, the President noted how through the determination and motivation of the workers, operation was maintained even in challenging times.
He explained how today, in order for the sector to remain relevant and attractive, it needs to continue to grow and evolve and, in this regard, he expressed his admiration towards the importance that the company Toly gives to innovation.
The President said that it gives him great pride to listen to words of praise on how Maltese workers are able to adapt and face new challenges.
The President concluded his speech by encouraging continued investment in workers, both Maltese and foreign, on the basis of equal access to opportunities and conditions offered to them.