A history of the Maltese land grab: who paid a pittance for public land?
Ever since Malta’s Independence, public land has been granted at the cheap to fat cats and big developers in return for trickle-down enrichment. MaltaToday compares the...
Mellieħa fireworks factory application rejected by planning board
A proposed fireworks factory in the vicinity of Popeye Village has been rejected once again 
Concerned residents start crowdfunding campaign to challenge Mistra Project

Residents and other interested citizens have resorted to a crowdfunding campaign to collect the necessary funds to challenge the Planning Authority's...

Residents and other interested citizens have resorted to a...

St Julian’s Wied Ghomor earmarked for massive 24-storey hotel

St Julian’s Wied Ghomor, an open space protected under local plan...

St Julian’s Wied Ghomor, an open space protected...

No revision of development zones  in ‘foreseeable future’, minister says

A spokesperson for planning minister Ian Borg told MaltaToday the government will not be changing the development boundaries last enlarged in 2006, in the...

A spokesperson for planning minister Ian Borg told...

Townsquare study: 60% of Sliema residents do not trust Planning Authority

Sliema versus the Planning Authority: residents disagree with Townsquare despite revision of plans and have no trust in PA

Sliema versus the Planning Authority: residents disagree...

Dingli college’s sports complex ‘excessive and unjustifiable’

A proposed sports complex around the St Nicholas School in Dingli, has been...

A proposed sports complex around the St Nicholas School in...

High-rise on Xghajra farm-land: Three blocks, fifteen storeys high

Three 15 storey tower blocks have proposed on farmland located just outside the...

Three 15 storey tower blocks have proposed on farmland...

Qormi local council objects to 13-floor high rise

The council warned against any increase in traffic in the area, noting that the...

The council warned against any increase in traffic in the...

Luqa development grows to 144 dwellings after owners ‘split’ project

Using ‘piecemeal’ applications, the scale of development on a green area in Luqa is now vaster than before after the PA opened the floodgates of...

Using ‘piecemeal’ applications, the scale of...

Wied Ghomor hotel set for refusal

The Planning Commission has declared that a proposed 23-room hotel in St Julian's Wied Ghomor valley is in breach of planning policies and should...

The Planning Commission has declared that a...

Updated | Delimara hotel approved with 10 votes against three

New hotel to rise over ruins of 1980s hotel at Kalanka bay in Delimara •...

New hotel to rise over ruins of 1980s hotel at Kalanka bay...

Planning Authority proposes Mosta public open space

The site had been earmarked for ‘community facilities’ in the 2006...

The site had been earmarked for ‘community...

New hotel proposed in Gozitan rural hamlet

Hotel and terraced house proposed on agricultural land presently occupied by an...

Hotel and terraced house proposed on agricultural land...

Delimara hotel set for approval

The new hotel is being proposed on the site of the ruins of a hotel which closed down in the 1980s • Developer drops plans to build a tunnel between hotel...

The new hotel is being proposed on the site of the ruins of...

Permits for new dwellings in Malta have increased by 230% since 2013

Permits for new dwellings issued by the Planning Authority are expected to...

Permits for new dwellings issued by the Planning Authority...

Guesthouse set for approval in St Julian’s valley

A final decision on this development is expected in two weeks’ time on 15...

A final decision on this development is expected in two...

New rules allow unlimited billboard placements on all roads

New legislation regulating the erection of billboards has done away with...

New legislation regulating the erection of billboards has...

Projects Malta plans 40m extension to Mellieha’s Ghadira beach

Sand replenishment and wave deflection infrastructure will increase...

Sand replenishment and wave deflection infrastructure will...

PA commences action to address unsightly building in Bugibba

The Planning Authority said it may use its enforcement powers to act where an...

The Planning Authority said it may use its enforcement...