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
Delia must get the Opposition in shape
Blogs
Saviour Balzan
This is not about being a President of a football club where you occasionally write your thoughts in a badly scripted poem, this is politics. And politics is ruthless and has no...
Egrant inquiry cost €1.3 million, possibly most expensive in history
National
Sources close to the court have described the Egrant inquiry as 'the most expensive ever conducted in Malta’s legal history'