The Minister

The Minister


                                Hon. Clyde Caruana – Minister of Finance and Employment


The Minister for Finance and Employment, Clyde Caruana, was appointed Minister in November 2020.  An economist by training, has held the position of executive chairman at the State employment agency, Jobsplus, since 2014. More recently had taken up office as Prime Minister’s Chief of Staff.

During his tenure at Jobsplus, as Chairperson, he authored several position documents and policy papers, which have been central to the government’s labour force policy.  Additionally, he was the main driver to implement these policies and reforms most notably, related to free childcare, In-work benefits and others. 

He had previously worked at the National Statistics Office between 2007 and 2012. Caruana also lectures in Economics, at the Faculty of Economics, Management and Accountancy at the University of Malta.

He has written papers and articles on the welfare state and the labour market, as well as related research and consultancy work.
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