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
Stay home please, Dr Gonzi. Stay home
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Saviour Balzan
For Gonzi to share the same podium with the River of Love’s self-appointed pastor Gordon John Manche – a questionable figure by any stretch – shows just to...
Updated | Emails show Farrugia met Grech to discuss LPG privatisation
National
Claudio Grech met oil trader George Farrugia as early as 2006, contradicting his sworn statement in Public Accounts Committee • Grech insists that he does not recall any...
The writing on the wall
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Did somebody say corruption?
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Skanska snubs government over hospital damage claims
National
It is all about people
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Whip’s dad trapped birds on Gaffarena’s land
National
A story called Zonqor
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Let him be the first to throw a stone
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Saviour Balzan's videoblog
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Former PN secretary-general purchased  Paceville apartment block with Gaffarena
If you want change, change the way you choose people in power
[WATCH] People should vote for parties, not candidates
Bad cop, good cop
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