Saviour Balzan

Saviour Balzan

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.

Articles by this author
Saying no to greed
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Saviour Balzan
It was evident that the administration informed the PA members what to do, therefore it follows that Portelli's intentions were sanctioned by the government
‘Camilleri admitted and paid back, more than what he took’ – supermarket boss
National
Times journalist says cashier found unaccounted items and that he later spoke to supermarket director about the incident
Times journalist Ivan Camilleri confronted by Naxxar supermarket over shoplifting incident
Getting the priorities right
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All of us want justice for Daphne
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Topless bathing on Facebook
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Marlene and Godfrey
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The wrong fight on good governance
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Time to change tack
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[WATCH] Saviour Balzan: Credibility matters, in journalism and politics
A turning point for those who demand change
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[WATCH] Saviour Balzan's video blog: Politicians are squarely to blame for illegal bird shooting
Maltese music should be getting more airplay
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[WATCH] Putting money where it matters
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