BirdLife Malta and Din l-Art Ħelwa file objections to redevelopment of former Festaval Hotel
Friends of the Earth Malta, The Ramblers’ Association of Malta and Flimkien għal Ambjent Aħjar also objected to the redevelopment
Anglers object to Kalkara marina
Anglers are objecting to the proposed 334-boat at Kalkara Creek, fearing the loss of one of the few sheltered ports along the Grand Harbour for ‘catch and release’...
Excelsior: extension set for approval despite UNESCO worry

Case officer recommends approval despite objections by heritage activists who...

Case officer recommends approval despite objections by...

Labour-led Kalkara council ‘strongly objects’ to marina extension

The Kalkara council objects to plans for 344-berth Kalkara Creek marina,...

The Kalkara council objects to plans for 344-berth Kalkara...

Zabbar: from graves to five-storey block

Undeveloped land, trees and shrubs once earmarked for new graves at the Zabbar cemetery, are now being earmarked for a five-storey block

Undeveloped land, trees and shrubs once earmarked for new...

Transport Malta clears way for Luqa mosque

Transport Malta has issued its clearance for the construction of a mosque in...

Transport Malta has issued its clearance for the...

Massive Kalkara development bid will be renewed by Planning Authority

The Planning Authority is set to renew a permit for the construction of 88...

The Planning Authority is set to renew a permit for the...

Birkirkara: supermarket to create over 1,200 new car trips

A proposed supermarket and office and residential complex on a 4,000sq.m plot...

A proposed supermarket and office and residential complex...

Bees caught in the jaws of death: the plight of apiculturists

Oriental hornets are increasingly becoming a public health menace in urban...

Oriental hornets are increasingly becoming a public health...

Santa Luċija open space development threatens residents' quality of life - ADPD

The Greens say that the proposed block would undermine the locality's characteristics and its way of life

The Greens say that the proposed block would undermine the...

Garden of Eden: fate of illegal carpark linked to bungalows

ERA and case officer had insisted 4,900sq.m car park be restored back to...

ERA and case officer had insisted 4,900sq.m car park be...

Poacher arrested with 136 live protected birds in Għaxaq

Illegal bird trapping: CABS and police raid illegal trapping operation in...

Illegal bird trapping: CABS and police raid illegal...

Demolition of Fleur De Lys townhouses ‘unacceptable’ for heritage watchdog

Reacting to a proposed demolition of townhouses to make way for five-storey developments along Triq Fleur de Lys, heritage watchdog insists streetscape is...

Reacting to a proposed demolition of townhouses to make way...

The dirty holiday: Valletta cruise liners still depending on Heavy Fuel Oil

Cruise liners calling at Valletta’s Grand Harbour ranked for their environmental pollution, still not doing enough to lessen their environmental impact

Cruise liners calling at Valletta’s Grand Harbour...

Qawra Point made nature reserve in bid to ban illegal hunting

Qawra Point is a small islet is very well placed for migratory birds to find...

Qawra Point is a small islet is very well placed for...

Qala local council appeals Joseph Portelli's ODZ swimming pools in Qala

Mayor Paul Buttigieg says the Planning Commission approved ODZ development despite ERA's objections

Mayor Paul Buttigieg says the Planning Commission approved...

PA uncomfortable with dismantling Marsaxlokk tower in absence of alternative site for relocation

PA postpones decision on dismantling of Marsaxlokk barumbara after chair expresses discomfort that alternative site has not yet been identified

PA postpones decision on dismantling of Marsaxlokk...

Hotelier persists with plans to knock down Palazzina Vincenti in St Julian’s

Plans submitted last week still envisage the demolition of the austere modernist building and its replacement by a 14-storey hotel despite PA’ emergency...

Plans submitted last week still envisage the demolition of...

Marsaxlokk historical barumbara could make way for new road

​A case officer is recommending the approval of the dismantling and...

​A case officer is recommending the approval of the...

Developers pay €7,000 ‘heritage gain’ not to re-use old Fgura stone

​A ‘heritage gain’ of €7,000 will allow developers to scupper the obligation of reutilising the stone corbels of an old farmhouse in Fgura,...

​A ‘heritage gain’ of €7,000 will allow...