Water taken from Maltese boreholes is up by 24%, and nobody is even paying for it
Over 230 million litres of water extracted annually by just four boreholes
Drones will map out 2,500 kilometres of Malta’s roads for new database
Infrastructure Malta using drones for nationwide road survey
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...

Imported aquarium fish wreaking havoc on ecosystems

The absence of regulations could essentially mean that imported and eventually...

The absence of regulations could essentially mean that...

No timeframe yet for approval of Delimara gas plant’s environmental permit

Final permit to be awarded after public meeting and 30-day public consultation, but Environment and Resources Authority has set no date for approval of project

Final permit to be awarded after public meeting and 30-day...

Environment authority hits out at ‘malpractice’ of PA giving blessing to illegal buildings

Environment Resources Authority calls out “malpractice of first carrying out development outside development zones without the required permits and...

Environment Resources Authority calls out...

Front welcomes exclusion of Freeport ODZ expansion

Front Harsien ODZ backs government decision to exclude ODZ extension...

Front Harsien ODZ backs government decision to...

Police seize birds from illegal trapping site in Gozo

Police confiscate sandpipers from illegal trapping site in Gozo, release them...

Police confiscate sandpipers from illegal trapping site in...

‘Giant fireball’ over Calabria, Sicily and Malta could be part of Delta Aquarids meteor shower

Witnesses see white ball of fire, ahead of the shower of meteors from the Delta Aquarids over July and August

Witnesses see white ball of fire, ahead of the shower of...

Procedural error could lead to revocation of winery permit

The Planning Directorate and the PA’s legal office have called on the...

The Planning Directorate and the PA’s legal office...

Four new dwellings proposed in Kalkara ODZ hamlet

An application has been presented for the construction of four dwellings and...

An application has been presented for the construction of...

Huge warehouse proposed to replace countryside illegalities

The Environment Resources Authority is objecting to the development of a huge...

The Environment Resources Authority is objecting to the...

Rabbit farm in Piswella valley approved against experts’ opinion

A rabbit farm over a 230 square metre footprint will replace a small rural...

A rabbit farm over a 230 square metre footprint will...

eNGO proposes seven sites for Public Domain Act

Friends of the Earth Malta proposed seven sites to fall under the Public Domain...

Friends of the Earth Malta proposed seven sites to fall...

Floating bar proposed off Blue Lagoon

An application has been presented to develop a floating bar with the intention of anchoring it to the sea bed, outside swimming zone limits in Comino

An application has been presented to develop a floating bar...