NGOs file court appeal to stop Dwejra restaurant development
€3,000 were donated by the general public, helping BirdLife and other NGOs to appeal an Environment and Planning Review Tribunal decision to allow further...
At blistering 37.8 degrees, hottest ever June recorded in Malta since 1923
Church commission slams Gozo tunnel, NGOs file protest for full transparency

Environmental NGOs, Moviment Graffitti, file judicial protest demanding full transparency on Malta-Gozo tunnel

Environmental NGOs, Moviment Graffitti, file judicial...

Moviment Graffitti flags stalled fuel stations policy, 737 days after it was originally announced

On the 25th January 2018, then Environment Minister José Herrera had asked for the fuel stations policy to be revised, but to date the new policy has...

On the 25th January 2018, then Environment Minister...

ERA defends air quality targets: 'air quality has improved'

 Environment and Resources Authority argues that air quality had...

 Environment and Resources Authority argues that...

Air pollution plan ‘is a joke’, Green Party says of weak emission targets

‘No attempt to actually reduce pollution’, Alternattiva Demokratika says of national air pollution control programme

‘No attempt to actually reduce pollution’,...

10 major planning tests for the Planning Authority under Robert Abela

Will the advent of a new Labour government see the balance tilt from...

Will the advent of a new Labour government see the balance...

Disastrous wildfires in Australia create smoke cloud larger than continental USA

Climate crisis • Wildfires are result of unusually hot and dry summer, and it does not seem to be ending soon

Climate crisis • Wildfires are result of unusually...

Small-scale fisheries to benefit from streamlined funding scheme under MedFish4ever declaration

The European Commission has pledged to support sustainable small-scale fisheries and aquaculture by streamlining funding schemes for local projects, as part of...

The European Commission has pledged to support sustainable...

Wild Bird Regulation Unit accused of taking credit for CABS’s work

eNGO CABS has accused WBRU head Sergei Golovkin of using its efforts to...

eNGO CABS has accused WBRU head Sergei Golovkin of using...

Zabbar agritourism breached local plan but still got permit

The agritourism policy yardstick was not applied since owner is not a farmer,...

The agritourism policy yardstick was not applied since...

400-year-old San Anton Palace reservoir to be restored

Memorandum of Understanding for the restoration of a rainwater reservoir at San...

Memorandum of Understanding for the restoration of a...

Disposal of construction waste: minister to move legal notice to curtail illegal dumping

The Requisition of Excavation Voids Regulations (2017) will enable government to requisition any excavation void • Operators who fail to abide by...

The Requisition of Excavation Voids Regulations (2017) will...

[WATCH] Trapper caught red-handed threatens hiking group in Gozo

BirdLife footage shows trapper threatening to hurl a stone at a group of hikers...

BirdLife footage shows trapper threatening to hurl a stone...

[WATCH] Malta to be reported to EU for 'de facto tolerance' of illegal trapping

CABS: 'It seems likely that the government is actively preventing police action upon trappers by limiting police resources to nearly zero during peak finch...

CABS: 'It seems likely that the government is actively...

Construction waste: government to seek measures against illegal dumping

Environment Minister says necessary steps will be taken to address the lack of space for construction waste

Environment Minister says necessary steps will be taken to...

‘I am not against hunting,’ environment minister insists

New regulations for fish farms to be published in the coming weeks

New regulations for fish farms to be published in the...

Nature claims Gozo’s iconic Azure Window, lost forever after total collapse

Disintegrating rock formation had long withstood nature and human impact, but is now no longer

Disintegrating rock formation had long withstood nature and...

[WATCH] Reworked Paceville masterplan will not be published before elections

Deborah Schembri says it was always the plan to have a first draft, followed by a public consultation process, followed by a second draft and another public...

Deborah Schembri says it was always the plan to have a...

Developers claim shortage of modern fuel stations in bid for new Luqa pump

Despite three petrol stations within 1.2km radius, a new Qormi Hill pump is being justified as a way 'to address the shortage of modern fuel...

Despite three petrol stations within 1.2km radius, a new...