Founder and co-owner of MaltaToday, Saviour Balzan has reported on Maltese politics and society for over three decades.

In his early days he was actively involved in the environmental lobby and later the Green Party, Alternattiva Demokratika. He later immersed himself in journalism, working to set up newspapers such as il-Fehma, l-Alternattiva, The People and The Independent daily. .

MaltaToday was launched in 1999 to become a leading English-language newspaper. Balzan extended the Mediatoday stable with Maltese-language newspaper Illum, as well as TV programmes Xtra and Reporter. His memoirs are published in Saying It As It Is.

[WATCH] The great abortion row of 2019
Blogs
Saviour Balzan on the abortion debate debacle inside Alternattiva Demokratika,...
Why Mina is right, and Arnold is not
Blogs
Now that Mina Tolu made a very sensible and moderate attempt at addressing the...
[WATCH] Why we need an inquiry into the Maltese tuna industry
Blogs
Saviour Balzan on the suspension of fisheries director Andreina Fenech Farrugia
Anton Refalo: The great survivor
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Under normal circumstances, the Opposition would be over all the place, crying...
Updated |  Gozo tunnel toll income will not cover investment
National
Government to step in with millions to entice private investors for tunnel mega...
[WATCH] The return of Franco Debono, and the fate of Adrian Delia
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Saviour Balzan: Franco Debono has returned, but why? And what to make of Adrian...
Franco Debono and the unassailability of Muscat
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Debono, an appointee of Muscat, who now declares without any solid proof at...
[WATCH] Saviour Balzan’s videoblog: People must get together over the state of the environment
Blogs
Saviour Balzan on why voters can no longer count on politicians to speak out on...