State had no claim to register contested Qala lands, Joint Office says
Qala quarry once earmarked for cruise liner terminal is the subject of ongoing court case between private owners and business group
Lija garden threatened by development, left unprotected
A massive private garden inside Lija’s urban conservation area is being earmarked for the construction of a 10-apartment block and carpark
Isla council reiterates demand for free parking spaces in objection to AUM expansion

The council expresses concern that parking provisions are lacking and warns this will have a negative impact on residents

The council expresses concern that parking provisions are...

Tigné development to be finalised with 16-storey tower on coast

MIDI developers issue design plans for 16-storey tower but application details...

MIDI developers issue design plans for 16-storey tower but...

Lands Authority objects as PA to decide on Danish Village beach concession on Friday

The Malta Tourism Authority hints that it may drop its objection if beach loss at Għadira is reversed

The Malta Tourism Authority hints that it may drop its...

Heritage watchdog objecting to Birkirkara house demolition

Superintendence strongly objects to Birkirkara village core demolition

Superintendence strongly objects to Birkirkara village core...

Central Link: developer wants roadside café

A roadside cafeteria is being proposed instead of a derelict rural building...

A roadside cafeteria is being proposed instead of a...

‘Guesthouses’ sprawling into residential areas in Birkirkara, Sliema and Gozo

Six-storey guesthouse in Sliema’s Amery Street, five-storey and four-storey guesthouses in Birkirkara and San Lawrenz

Six-storey guesthouse in Sliema’s Amery Street,...

Watchdogs are saying no to developers’ massive soil clearance at Targa Gap

Why are developers trying to remove the soil over 2,800 square metres of ODZ land at Tal-Wej in San Pawl tat-Targa?

Why are developers trying to remove the soil over 2,800...

[SLIDESHOW] How 113-room hotel will change picturesque Marsaxlokk skyline and views

When a 113-room hotel in Marsaxlokk replaces the Hunters Tower restaurant it will block off views of the sea and the adjacent terraced fields

When a 113-room hotel in Marsaxlokk replaces the Hunters...

Maltese festa enthusiasts and their battle for open space

LONG READ | 1,224 words: Solidarity and community organising enabled festa...

LONG READ | 1,224 words: Solidarity and community...

Planning Authority green-lights 32-storey Paceville high-rise tower

The developer will give €60,000 to an Arts Council fund but the PA said no...

The developer will give €60,000 to an Arts Council...

Tourism blighting Maltese towns, 19th century St Julian’s townhouse headed for demolition

One of the oldest townhouses on the border between Sliema and St Julian’s is being recommended for demolition after the Planning Authority gave its...

One of the oldest townhouses on the border between Sliema...

[PHOTOS] How the db City Centre project will change St Julian's skyline

Compare and contrast using our photo-slider to see how the Maltese skyline will change with the db City Centre project on St George's Bay

Compare and contrast using our photo-slider to see how the...

Planning Authority could refuse Fenech Adami’s garden plans (and menagerie)

Nationalist MP’s concrete passageways on the agricultural land at the back of his house turned a field into a garden in breach of planning rules

Nationalist MP’s concrete passageways on the...

No end in sight for removal of Jerma hotel ruins

A court expert valued the former hotel and its surrounding land at...

A court expert valued the former hotel and its surrounding...

Community hub for disabled persons approved in Naxxar

The large complex forms part of government’s plan to have various...

The large complex forms part of government’s plan to...

25 properties in Sliema given heritage protection by Planning Authority

25 properties, which are located in two areas in Sliema 'display a collective value', with more properties to be assessed for scheduling 

25 properties, which are located in two areas in Sliema...

Updated | Court orders works on Balluta’s landmark St Ignatius villa, says PA

The Planning Authority confirmed that works were ordered to be carried out by the courts

The Planning Authority confirmed that works were ordered to...

Balluta’s landmark St Ignatius villa being dismantled by workers

No formal development application has been presented for the site, but...

No formal development application has been presented for...