St Julian’s Balluta beach to be extended for summer months
A pilot project will recover over 4,000 cubic metres of sand from the seabed to create a 20m-wide beach totaling 900 square metres at Balluta Bay
Archbishop asks church commission to look into Augustinian’s St George’s bay deal
Archbishop Charles Scicluna has asked the Church’s Environment Commission to look into reports that the Augustinian Order has rented out land in Paceville for a 12-storey...
Over a decade from the ‘plastic invasion’, a recycling breakthrough

Today, four of every five drink containers used in Malta are thrown away and not recycled, despite the high environmental cost of producing plastic and a...

Today, four of every five drink containers used in Malta...

Planning Authority to fund projects in five localities

An agreement was signed last week between the authority and five local councils...

An agreement was signed last week between the authority and...

Incinerator will not free Malta of need to landfill waste, researcher warns

While significantly reducing the amount of municipal solid waste dumped into Malta's landfills, the planned waste-to-energy plant will...

While significantly reducing the amount of...

ERA does not say no to 37-storey tower

The project will include a 37-storey residential tower consisting of 162 apartments, a shopping complex, a 900-bed hotel, conference facilities, restaurants, a...

The project will include a 37-storey residential tower...

Regional park for Bormla, Zabbar and Fgura

The park set to become the 'Salini of the south' promises to...

The park set to become the 'Salini of the...

‘Full-up’ landfill at Ghallis gets one-year extension

Malta is generating an average of 600kg of waste for each inhabitant as the...

Malta is generating an average of 600kg of waste for each...

Marsaskala laments environment ministry's lapsed pledge to restore Il-Magħluq

The Marsascala local council said that the the cleaning process promised to take place at the end of summer 2017 never happened, leaving Il-Magħluq in an...

The Marsascala local council said that the the cleaning...

City Centre project to increase demand for foreign workers

Project will ‘stabilise’ wages in hospitality and retail while...

Project will ‘stabilise’ wages in hospitality...

Floriana council says Ferris wheel will dwarf St Publius church

The Ferris wheel, described by its proponent as an “observatory...

The Ferris wheel, described by its proponent as an...

Kirkop warehouses justified on Thematic Objective 12

A development application contemplating warehouse construction close to the...

A development application contemplating warehouse...

ERA stops construction at Balluta Bay until developer installs preventive measures

The Environment and Resources Authority said that all activities were stopped after reports about the release of construction material into the sea at Balluta...

The Environment and Resources Authority said that all...

Former minister Anton Refalo’s wife requests permit for ODZ hotel

Site subjected to two enforcement orders in 2002 and 2009, both regularised in...

Site subjected to two enforcement orders in 2002 and 2009,...

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