Gozo tunnel must be submitted to SEA impact study, NGOs warn
‘Discussion on Gozo tunnel has not even begun’, NGO coalition says, calling for Strategic Environment Assessment on €300 million project that will devastate...
Environment authority in fight against alien species
Thousands of Maltese trees have been planted and the reintroduction of previously eradicated trees has been initiated as part of the Environment and Resources Authority's...
At blistering 37.8 degrees, hottest ever June recorded in Malta since 1923

  June heat makes waves and breaks records

  June heat makes waves and breaks records

Malta with one of EU’s lowest rates of female farm managers

Along with the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany, Maltese women managing...

Along with the Netherlands, Denmark and Germany, Maltese...

Business booming for batching plants, yet few have environmental permits

Demand for tarmac in Malta is increasing due to infrastructural projects. But only five out of scores of Maltese batching plants are covered by an...

Demand for tarmac in Malta is increasing due to...

[WATCH] Global centre for climate-friendly travel research to be set up in Malta

Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi said Malta wanted to be a trailblazer in efforts to identify and address the impacts of travel on climate change

Tourism Minister Konrad Mizzi said Malta wanted to be a...

You can start camping again in Comino, Ambjent Malta confirms

Thousands of new trees were planted following rehabiliation works on the...

Thousands of new trees were planted following rehabiliation...

[WATCH] Plastic fruit and veg packaging can’t be reduced till contract expires, Herrera tells students

The Environment Minister told students during a Q&A that government would be looking to find a new way of packaging fruit and veg in school once the...

The Environment Minister told students during a Q&A...

Numerous migrating birds pit-stop in Malta

Early migrant birds take pit-stop in Malta’s nature reserves
on their...

Early migrant birds take pit-stop in Malta’s nature...

Vassallo Builders presented sole bid for €25 million University residence

First plans submitted for project show eight blocks, one of them rising to 14 storeys

First plans submitted for project show eight blocks, one of...

Magnificent meteor shower caught on camera

Photographers and enthusiasts flocked to remote areas last night to try and...

Photographers and enthusiasts flocked to remote areas last...

Handling hazardous waste at home

In summer, things like ‘fjakkoli’, expired charcoal, charcoal ash, insect repellant and leftover paints from DIY decorating, may generate...

In summer, things like ‘fjakkoli’, expired...

Six illegal trapping sites found, protected bird seized by police

CABS find six illegal trapping sites and police seize sets of clap nets and...

CABS find six illegal trapping sites and police seize sets...

Reconstruction of long-collapsed buildings allowed in ODZ: Front Harsien calls for policy review

2014 guidelines allow the reconstruction of long-collapsed buildings and erection of new dwellings in the countryside

2014 guidelines allow the reconstruction of long-collapsed...

How a contract from 1915 can turn a derelict country ruin into a villa

A lease contract signed 100 years ago refers to someone living in “five rooms” in the Palma area, and thanks to the controversial Rural Policy in...

A lease contract signed 100 years ago refers to someone...

Authorities launch investigation into Marsascala fish farms pollution

Environment Ministry says pollution from fish farms has to stop

Environment Ministry says pollution from fish farms has to...

Malta’s high-rise revolution has started. And people on Facebook are pissed off

‘PA = Mafia’: the kind of short description Malta’s beleaguered planning authority will contend with until the end of times…

‘PA = Mafia’: the kind of short description...

38-storey Sliema tower approved • Planning Authority chairman votes against

Project which PA chairman Vince Cassar describes as ‘exaggerated’ will unleash 3,500 car trips a day in Sliema • Elderly residents express...

Project which PA chairman Vince Cassar describes as...

Planning Authority approves Mriehel Towers despite legal doubts

Veracity of photomontages questioned by ERA chairman and professional...

Veracity of photomontages questioned by ERA chairman and...

Ombudsman calls for law to allow ramblers access through countryside

Access rights could give ramblers access to private land where landowner agrees...

Access rights could give ramblers access to private land...