Entire stretch of Burmarrad main road to be turned into four-storey zone
Proposed changes to the local plan are earmarking parts of Burmarrad road as a zone for four-storey retail and office construction 
Appeal on DB project: high-rise decision vitiated by conflicts of interest
NGOs’ appeal against planning decision for permit for DB high-rise refers to conflicts of interest for board members Matthew Pace and Labour MP Clayton Bartolo
Naxxar braced for eight-storey high residential block near trade fair grounds

Open space at former Trade Fair grounds now faces second application for tower apartment block

Open space at former Trade Fair grounds now faces second...

100 new apartments to rise next to Mosta archaeological site

The 100 dwelling units, retail shops and car park will be built over a total of...

The 100 dwelling units, retail shops and car park will be...

Piecemeal application proposes extra floor to former Imperial Hotel

Extra floor proposed on the former Imperial Hotel in Sliema over and above...

Extra floor proposed on the former Imperial Hotel in...

Superintendence expresses grave concern over Villa St Ignatius

Cultural heritage watchdog says plans will result in further demolition of...

Cultural heritage watchdog says plans will result in...

Hotel next to Tigné church will rise to 14 floors

Developer redesigns hotel to include set back at the upper three floors to...

Developer redesigns hotel to include set back at the...

PA shelves deadline for planning applications on extended building zones

The circular was issued in December 2012 and told owners of the land on which development could take place thanks to the ‘rationalisation’...

The circular was issued in December 2012 and told owners of...

Five-storey building proposed 60 metres from Skorba Temples

Superintendence for Cultural Heritage objects due to impact on vistas from the...

Superintendence for Cultural Heritage objects due to impact...

MIDI says Manoel Island amendments do not impact on overall heights

MIDI says total built-up area in amended plan is identical to...

MIDI says total built-up area in amended plan is identical...

Higher buildings proposed at Manoel Island

Plans submitted by MIDI in September foresee an additional four metres in...

Plans submitted by MIDI in September foresee an additional...

MIDI to get 17-floor extension

The new building will have the same height of the nearby 82m-high Fort Cambridge development, which was approved in 2008

The new building will have the same height of the nearby...

Manure recycling plant project rejected to Munxar residents’ delight

The Planning Authority has overwhelmingly rejected a planning permit for the construction of a facility to recycle livestock waste

The Planning Authority has overwhelmingly rejected a...

Hotel instead of Hunters Tower in Marsaxlokk gets green light

The first planning permit for the construction of a hotel adjacent to the...

The first planning permit for the construction of a hotel...

Famed Lapsi restaurant could become 11-room guest house

The Ta’ Rita restaurant in Għar Lapsi seeks to transform into an 11-room...

The Ta’ Rita restaurant in Għar Lapsi seeks to...

[SLIDESHOW] Saqqajja hotel architects propose new access to Mdina

Proponents of a new hotel to replace the former Tattingers disco and adjacent...

Proponents of a new hotel to replace the former Tattingers...

PA clamps down on massive Siggiewi illegalities

While some of the illegalities dated back to ten years ago, they have...

While some of the illegalities dated back to ten years ago,...

[ANALYSIS] After Pembroke, which are the next towers awaiting approval?

Despite the inevitable changes to the Maltese landscape, high-rise developments continue to be permitted in the absence of a skyline policy for the whole of...

Despite the inevitable changes to the Maltese landscape,...

Cottonera residents love their cities and wouldn’t change anything

Spared from construction spree, 61% of Cottonera residents say they would not...

Spared from construction spree, 61% of Cottonera residents...

Sliema church dwarfed by proposed 14-storey high-rise

Tigné church will be dwarfed by 14-storey building, altering seafront...

Tigné church will be dwarfed by 14-storey building,...

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