NGOs file judicial protest calling for immediate publication of Gozo tunnel studies
‘This game of hide and seek and of withholding of essential information must stop’
[WATCH] Wied il-Ghasel to undergo €2.2 million rehabilitation
Ambjent Malta, in collaboration with Infrastructure Malta, will be rehabilitating one of the largest valleys on the island with the aid of €1.8 million in EU funds
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...

Honey Buzzards shot as hunters warn against abuse

BirdLife Malta ‘confirms’ shot protected birds during the first two...

BirdLife Malta ‘confirms’ shot protected birds...

Updated | Commission to take Malta to EU court over refusal to end bird trapping

Controversial 2014 decision by Labour government to reopen trapping season closed back in 2009, will be dealt with by European Court of Justice

Controversial 2014 decision by Labour government to reopen...

[WATCH] Draft policy aimed at curtailing encroachment abuse

Ministers launch public consultation on a draft policy on outdoor catering areas

Ministers launch public consultation on a draft policy on...

Environment minister lauds celebration of sustainable living by The Bubble

The Bubble 2015, which will be held between the 25 and 27 September in Għajn Tuffieħa, will celebrate sustainable living through contemporary music,...

The Bubble 2015, which will be held between the 25 and 27...

[WATCH] National earthquake simulation exercise in Gozo

Over 300 participants take part in simulation exercise to test calamity...

Over 300 participants take part in simulation exercise to...

Enemalta, Shanghai Electric set up renewable energy joint venture

First commercial projects considered is the greenfield development of a 46...

First commercial projects considered is the greenfield...

Environment Commissioner urges government to reconsider draft environment laws

‘State of the Environment’ report should be drafted by the Commissioner for the Environment and Planning

‘State of the Environment’ report should be...

Movers and shakers: Trying to understand earthquakes

MaltaToday spoke to the head of the geosciences department at the University of...

MaltaToday spoke to the head of the geosciences department...

Malta hosts EU maritime simulation exercises on oil pollution

Transport Malta conducts simulation exercises on handling oil pollution and...

Transport Malta conducts simulation exercises on handling...

How important is resource efficiency?

Rather than limiting the discussion strictly to our own natural resources or lack of them, we should also recognise the costs of wasteful consumption along...

Rather than limiting the discussion strictly to our own...

[WATCH] Politicians, religious leaders mark ‘World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation’

‘World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation’ was set up by Pope Francis and will be celebrated every year on 1 September

‘World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation’...

Updated | Autumn hunting starts tomorrow • Hunting organisations 'won't tolerate abuses'

Autumn hunting season on land opens tomorrow until 31 January while hunting of birds at sea shall be permitted between 1 October and 31 January

Autumn hunting season on land opens tomorrow until 31...