Birzebbuga's Saint George's Bay next in line for ‘Balluta’ sand re-nourishment
Consultants warn against raising expectations that reclaimed beach can be permanent
Maltese freeze is bad news for Dutch fries, as exports are down 50%
Malta has seen a massive drop of 50% in potato export to the Netherlands, due greatly to the harsh effects winter has had on the island according to one of its main producers
Two out of every three Maltese believe roads and big projects are a threat to the environment

Infrastructural work poses increased threat to environment, EU survey shows

Infrastructural work poses increased threat to environment,...

Heritage watchdog ‘surprised’ fuel stations still considered despite policy review

The Superintendence for Cultural Heritage expressed 'apprehension' at such a development, insisting that the planning, management and protection of...

The Superintendence for Cultural Heritage expressed...

Get caught drinking from the tap: why better taste is the next step in Malta’s water revolution

Malta’s tap water often gets a bad rep for its quality of taste. But a project to improve its taste is behind a drive to make consumers choose this...

Malta’s tap water often gets a bad rep for its...

‘Less poop, more trees’ – children turn walking into an urban exploration

The Birkirkara school children taking part in the ongoing ‘Nimxu Mixja’ project have taken a definitive stand in favour of a better urban...

The Birkirkara school children taking part in the ongoing...

Hunting made possible in nine out of twelve months, Birdlife says

With new amendments extending the wild rabbit hunting season, Birdlife said...

With new amendments extending the wild rabbit hunting...

On climate change, the PN’s European family is a ‘dinosaur’

According to the CAN’s ranking, only the MEPs from the European Green...

According to the CAN’s ranking, only the MEPs from...

Volume of recycled waste collected by GreenPak increased by 25%

The company issued a statement in response to media reports saying recycling...

The company issued a statement in response to media reports...

NASA ranks 2017 as the second-hottest year ever

The last three years were the hottest on record, according to a new UN report,...

The last three years were the hottest on record, according...

Finch trapping season was ‘catch and trade business’ - BirdLife

The NGO lamented the ‘slow and at times absent’ enforcement during...

The NGO lamented the ‘slow and at times absent’...

Maltese winters becoming ever more dry, Met Office data shows

Malta has experienced 249mm of rainfall since September, slightly higher than...

Malta has experienced 249mm of rainfall since September,...

[WATCH] Washing machines and fridges among debris collected in aftermath of gale force winds

Washing machines, fridges, and branches among the rubbish and debris picked up after strong winds 

Washing machines, fridges, and branches among the rubbish...

Malta airport renews commitment to carbon reduction targets

Malta International Airport aiming to reduce emissions through Airport...

Malta International Airport aiming to reduce emissions...

Chile: large iceberg breaks off Grey glacier

Though the cause of the rupture was unclear, a 350m long by 380m...

Though the cause of the rupture was unclear, a 350m long by...

'Renewal of glyphosate licence major farming setback,' Friends of the Earth Malta say

Majority of EU member states in favour of five-year weed-killer licence renewal, Malta votes against

Majority of EU member states in favour of five-year...

Global CO2 emissions rise for the first time in four years

'Time is running out on our ability to keep warming below two degrees...

'Time is running out on our ability to keep warming...

New Zealand's winter shorter by 30 days, study finds

Brett Mullan, from the Nationalist Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research...

Brett Mullan, from the Nationalist Institute of Water and...

EU deadlock on controversial Glyphosate weed-killer licence renewal

Malta votes with eight other EU member states to block Commission proposal to...

Malta votes with eight other EU member states to block...

Toxic gas levels in air minimal following Sant’Antnin recycling plant fire

Air quality tests show legal levels of noxious gases, tests on burnt material show small quantity of residual hazardous chemicals

Air quality tests show legal levels of noxious gases, tests...