You can start camping again in Comino, Ambjent Malta confirms
Thousands of new trees were planted following rehabiliation works on the island, Ambjent Malta chairman says
[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 contract runs out
Public domain: disused Coast Road tract excluded despite environmentalists’ request

The decision to restrict public domain status at Baħar iċ-Ċagħaq has disappointed environmentalists who had proposed the entire stretch of...

The decision to restrict public domain status...

February drought piles more pressure on Maltese farmers

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the quantity and quality for...

Lack of precipitation will lead to a decrease in the...

Explainer | Ticking waste bomb: Why does Malta need an incinerator, and why are farmers angry?

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a stop-gap measure in a race against time for Malta’s ticking waste-bomb. But farmers are expected...

The unforeseen expansion of the Magħtab landfill is a...

NGOs condemn Maghtab extension, say sacrifice of arable land is 'obscene'

Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned in a way to minimise, not encourage, the take-up of agricultural land and similar resources

Fifteen NGOs say that flagship projects should be planned...

'Hands off referenda,' NGOs tell hunting lobby who petitioned President to abolish abrogative ballot

The hunting lobby wrote to the President of Malta demanding amendments to the Referenda Act to stop citizens from invoking referenda for the sake of protecting...

The hunting lobby wrote to the President of Malta demanding...

Mega fish-farm zone relocation off Gozo ‘suspended’ by Anton Refalo

Gozitan minister for agriculture suspends plan to move mega tuna farm nearer to Gozitan waters  

Gozitan minister for agriculture suspends plan to move mega...

Front calls on Planning Authority to confirm Wied Ghomor permit refusal

Front Harsien ODZ says the Planning Authority to confirm the refusal of a permit for a home for the elderly in the Wied Ghomor quarry and insists government...

Front Harsien ODZ says the Planning Authority to confirm...

Action against polluting fish farms: Cabinet supports emergency enforcement orders

Tuna farm operators all found to be in breach of regulations, including an operator whose permit covers the breeding of sea bream and sea bass

Tuna farm operators all found to be in breach of...

Archbishop Charles Scicluna warns malicious bloggers: ‘you’ll have God to answer to’

Charles Scicluna’s homily to parishioners celebrating hunters’ patron saint St Julian warns against continued destruction of countryside and urban...

Charles Scicluna’s homily to parishioners celebrating...

New regulations for autumn hunting season

Improvements in compliance achieved over the past three years have produced...

Improvements in compliance achieved over the past three...

BirdLife Malta extolls bird migration 'magic' as hunters group welcomes hunting season

Hunters group welcomes opening of the hunting season on Thursday, urging its members to obey all laws and regulations, while BirdLife Malta eagerly awaits...

Hunters group welcomes opening of the hunting season on...

'ERA not toothless, but can be strengthened further' – minister

Environment minister Jose Herrera replies to claim by the environment ombudsman...

Environment minister Jose Herrera replies to claim by the...

Shooting range proposed in Ghajn Tuffieha quarry

A shooting range is being proposed inside a disused quarry covering 10,000...

A shooting range is being proposed inside a disused quarry...

Environment Ombudsman decries 'toothless' ERA in letter to Minister

Environment Commissioner, architect David Pace, has called for the granting...

Environment Commissioner, architect David Pace, has called...

No environmental impact assessment for Gzira’s new 24-storey tower

The addition of eight more storeys to a 16-storey tower already approved in...

The addition of eight more storeys to a 16-storey tower...

Amnesty once meant for pre-2013 illegalities, will include recent offences

When first announced in 2015 the amnesty was meant to apply to pre-2013 illegalities

When first announced in 2015 the amnesty was meant to apply...

Labour rewarding illegality with planning amnesty, FAA charges

Labour government giving major contraveners a fast-track amnesty procedure,...

Labour government giving major contraveners a fast-track...

Swimming pool approved in Natura 2000 site in Bahrija

The Planning Authority approved a 75 square metre swimming pool in the Bahrija...

The Planning Authority approved a 75 square metre swimming...