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
Living with COVID
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Saviour Balzan
The truth is that COVID has also altered our economic cycle, making the operation of the economy costlier and more difficult. The State has...
‘Privet’ property
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Saviour Balzan
The time has come for all of us to have the right to walk freely without some show of force by alleged occupier who think they have the right to threaten whom they claim are...
Happy holidays and no kissing under the mistletoe
A reform that needs all stakeholders on board
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Two decades and counting, we still chase the story
Bernard’s fatal moment, Scicluna’s transgression
The terror of Robespierre
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Dalli is not fit to be prison director
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Bringing reform to the public broadcaster
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One million in my pocket and other fantastic stories
Two parties, one man
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Journalists who turn themselves into the story
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Tax-free state
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Oh look... a request to ban the publication of a book