Muscled out of the sea by Malta’s tuna giants
The tuna ranchers’ pledge to contain the sea slime their ranches leech out into Maltese waters comes late in the day for a multi-million industry that elbowed out...
Over 800kg of discarded appliances, other refuse, collected from Wied Qirda
Newly launched agency Ambjent Malta carried out valley clean-up following media reports of fresh dumping
[WATCH] Updated | Activists forcibly removed by police at peaceful demonstration at Planning Authority

Despite promising a review of the controversial fuel stations policy nine months ago, no changes have yet been announced by the environment ministry

Despite promising a review of the controversial fuel...

Maltese catholics told to reduce, reuse and recycle for ‘Season of Creation’

Church environment commission calls upon citizens to cooperate with waste collection and recycling agencies

Church environment commission calls upon citizens to...

Concerns raised over fish slime effects on health, but no studies yet carried out

Public consultation on proposed expansion of tuna cages carried out, with a Stop the Slime campaign representative disputing fish slime has no environmental...

Public consultation on proposed expansion of tuna cages...

Number of illegal dumpsites on the rise, harsher penalties proving ineffective

A number of localities across Malta report an increase in illegal dumpsites, even in areas that are habitually clean

A number of localities across Malta report an increase in...

[WATCH] Central Link project goes against government's own transport master plan, AD says

Large-scale roads project in central Malta won’t solve traffic problem, Alternattiva Demokratika chairman Carmel Cacopardo emphasised

Large-scale roads project in central Malta won’t...

App sends cleansing division over 120 requests a month to clean up Maltese towns

Upkeep and Clean allows users to take photos with their mobile phone and to send them, complete with a GPS location and message, to the cleansing division

Upkeep and Clean allows users to take photos with their...

Updated | Busuttil’s pro-hunting stance proves he will do anything for votes, AD claims

Greens accuse Simon Busuttil of environmental hypocrisy after PN leader says he considers the spring hunting issue a 'closed case' 

Greens accuse Simon Busuttil of environmental hypocrisy...

AD pledges to uphold citizens' interests, not big business’

The green party said that both the Labour and Nationalist Parties had not taken...

The green party said that both the Labour and Nationalist...

Closing down Sant’Antnin, ‘requires new waste management system, culture change’

Closing down Sant’Antnin won’t just require a new facility but also a culture change in how waste at home is separated and disposed of

Closing down Sant’Antnin won’t just require a...

Decommissioning of Birzebbugia fuel tanks starts today

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said it was unacceptable for the country to still...

Prime Minister Joseph Muscat said it was unacceptable for...

FAA calls on political parties to consider environment in electoral manifestos

The activist group said that the protection of the environment should be entrenched in the Constitution and citizens given the right to sue government when it...

The activist group said that the protection of the...

Malta registers largest drop in carbon emissions across EU

Malta registered a decrease of 18.2% in carbon dioxide emissions in 2016,...

Malta registered a decrease of 18.2% in carbon dioxide...

Swieqi lane resurfacing required no planning permission

Planning Authority rejects Swieqi council's criticism that it had failed to...

Planning Authority rejects Swieqi council's criticism...

Cruise liners: lucrative but poisoning business

Cruise ships often berthing in harbours in close proximity to dense urban areas...

Cruise ships often berthing in harbours in close proximity...

AD: No real need for commercial zone in Wied Incita

The green party said that it would make more sense for the applicant to first...

The green party said that it would make more sense for the...

Police officer accompanied poacher on illegal hunting trip

Several birds are still being shot at in the Maltese countryside although the...

Several birds are still being shot at in the Maltese...

[WATCH] Masked poachers caught red-handed, 20 to face charges

Poachers wearing masks 'like bank robbers' to avoid identification...

Poachers wearing masks 'like bank robbers' to avoid...

Studies still ongoing for relocation of tuna pens

‘There currently is no specific site for the North Aquaculture Zone’

‘There currently is no specific site for the North...

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