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
Nous sommes une mauvaise imitation de Charlie Hebdo*
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Saviour Balzan
If Charlie Hebdo were published in Malta it would have been sued and taken to the cleaners. And I am sure we would even have been firebombed.
Patrick Spiteri objecting to four European arrest warrants
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Disbarred lawyer has been presented with another four European Arrest Warrants as he faces repeated calls to be brought to Maltese justice over fraud allegations
[WATCH] Voters will do what our governments have not done
More than just an anthem
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There was once print!
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My name is Ifeanyi and I am dead
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Yet another police f*** up
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Key witness in oil scandal  never interrogated by police
'What goes around comes around'
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No ifs, no buts, time to go
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MaltaToday, 15 years later
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‘The big one’ in the oil scandal
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A strange bunch indeed
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Rewind back to 1987
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