‘Rabat promenade will obliterate nature’ says ERA in missive against project
Environmental watchdog says promenade in Rabat should be limited to a two-metre-wide walkway shared between cyclists and pedestrians
Even in Malta, the fight against mass tourism starts gathering steam
Network of activists from Malta and southern European cities in effort to curb over-tourism and protect natural resources
Superintendence alarmed by plans for holiday village near Wied iz-Zurrieq

The development consists of 14 holiday bungalows and is being proposed instead of the wedding halls but will extend over a larger area

The development consists of 14 holiday bungalows...

Over 22 million litres of water saved after warning customers of leaks

Millions of litres of water were saved in 2017 thanks to over 2,000 letters sent across Malta and Gozo warning customers of possible leakages in their...

Millions of litres of water were saved in 2017 thanks to...

Permit issued before enforcement notice

The applicant was already in possession of a previous permit for the installation of street furniture for outdoor dining

The applicant was already in possession of a previous...

Kalanka hotelier wants to bring back the Maltese goat

An ambitious plan to reintroduce the Maltese goat, a breed which disappeared...

An ambitious plan to reintroduce the Maltese goat, a breed...

Malta’s ‘smart’ rubbish bins will alert waste collectors when they are overflowing

No more overflowing garbage as 800 iBiNs get ready to be rolled out

No more overflowing garbage as 800 iBiNs get ready to be...

Marsa matchbox factory façade deserves protection

In total, the project will generate 3,560sq.m of retail and...

In total, the project will generate 3,560sq.m of...

[WATCH] Two Common Kestrel pairs breed in Malta this year

Common Kestrels scarcely breed in Malta, but decrease in illegal hunting is...

Common Kestrels scarcely breed in Malta, but decrease in...

[WATCH] Turtle nesting’s turbulent Malta history

Last week, a Loggerhead turtle laid eggs at Gnejna Bay, only the second time in...

Last week, a Loggerhead turtle laid eggs at Gnejna Bay,...

ERA still considering appeal against Luqa petrol station

Authority’s appeal against petrol station in Burmarrad being challenged...

Authority’s appeal against petrol station in...

Chadwick Lakes picnickers to be steered away from valley bed

Picknickers will be placed in designated areas due to the disturbance caused to...

Picknickers will be placed in designated areas due to the...

[WATCH] Law for land expropriation in afforestation efforts underway

The law, which would target degraded land which is subject to enforcement...

The law, which would target degraded land which is subject...

Delimara road works raise fears of mass ‘invasion’

The development has been described as a double-edged sword by environmentalist...

The development has been described as a double-edged sword...

Bee breeding station sanctioned without proposed extensions

A planning application seeking the sanctioning of ‘changes’ and...

A planning application seeking the sanctioning of...

Court upholds Planning Authority appeal against Tribunal decisions

The Tribunal had annulled enforcement notices issued by the Planning Authority...

The Tribunal had annulled enforcement notices issued by the...

Turtle lays eggs at Ġnejna Bay; area cordoned off

A turtle has laid eggs at Ġnejna Bay just two years after a similar occurrence...

A turtle has laid eggs at Ġnejna Bay just two years after...

Lidl wants to open supermarket in Zebbug

The supermarket chain is planning a new supermarket and underlying commercial development on the corner between Mdina Road and Attard Road

The supermarket chain is planning a new supermarket and...

Soaring demand for new water by farmers

The number of farmers making use of the new water has increased from 170 in April to 269

The number of farmers making use of the new water has...

Owners of abandoned Mellieha hotel fight demolition order

The ruins of the Festival Hotel is a buffer zone for an Area of Ecological...

The ruins of the Festival Hotel is a buffer zone for...

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