Blue Lagoon pier threatens iconic landscape, culture watchdog warns
While SCH objects to visual impact on iconic landscape, Birdlife calls for carrying capacity studies to determine number of visitors
Assault on Swatar’s green lung: developers request five-storey zone
70% of site to be developed with remainder allocated to open spaces, roads and landscaping
Zebbug council rues parking loss from Dar Bjorn hospice

The Zebbug local council has unanimously objected to proposed changes to plans...

The Zebbug local council has unanimously objected to...

After Rabat promenade works, illegalities in Gheriexem valley spark concern

The Rabat valley Is being threatened by an illegally-developed horse paddock and plans for a brand new dwelling with a swimming pool instead of an old reservoir

The Rabat valley Is being threatened by an...

House of Nicholas Monsarrat, author of ‘The Kappillan of Malta’, scheduled

Renowned author’s former Gozo house and Zejtun palazzino scheduled

Renowned author’s former Gozo house...

No straight line on planning gain developers pay to local communities

Councils are not guaranteed a decent cash contribution from large projects

Councils are not guaranteed a decent cash contribution from...

More noise and traffic as supermarkets loom on Ta’ Qali rezoning

Malta’s Environment and Resources Authority questioned the wisdom of...

Malta’s Environment and Resources Authority...

ERA objects to San Gwann DIY store and supermarket at Tal-Balal

The Environment and Resources Authority has warned that the development of a...

The Environment and Resources Authority has warned that the...

Lands Authority objects to Marsaxlokk football club’s project

The Lands Authority has formally objected to development of a new football...

The Lands Authority has formally objected to development of...

Fuel station review closes most 2015 loopholes

The policy closes many of the loopholes found in the 2015 policy, restricting...

The policy closes many of the loopholes found in the 2015...

Updated | Portelli scales down 13-storey Qormi tower to five

13-storey to go down to five, PA approves excavations for first phase...

13-storey to go down to five, PA approves excavations for...

Naxxar elderly home: ERA had warned of precedent, now more land could be developed

A new, three-storey home for the elderly is being proposed just 200 metres away from another home in the so called ‘strategic open gap’ that lies...

A new, three-storey home for the elderly is being proposed...

Illegal road to Gharb fireworks factory could be widened

A country road illegally widened in recent years could be widened even further...

A country road illegally widened in recent years could be...

Plans for Chinese embassy on 19,000 sqm site presented

Despite being 280 metres from a special area of conservation, parts of the...

Despite being 280 metres from a special area of...

MIDI’s 17-storey tower at Tigné approved after transfer from Manoel Island

Planning Authority green-lights new 17-storey tower at Tigné Point after floor-space was transferred from reduced development at Manoel Island project

Planning Authority green-lights new 17-storey tower at...

Marsaxlokk tower to be relocated for new road

The tourism ministry has given notice that it wants to relocate and reconstruct...

The tourism ministry has given notice that it wants to...

11-storey hotel could tower over narrow Gzira road

A 93-room, 11-storey hotel could be set to tower over the narrow Triq Belvedere...

A 93-room, 11-storey hotel could be set to tower over the...

Pembroke residents: Widespread opposition to DB project must be respected

Pembroke residents say that the DB project and other 'unsustainable megaprojects' in the area will exacerbate traffic congestion and harmful air...

Pembroke residents say that the DB project and other...

Over 12,400 building permits make 2019 another booming year for construction

Data shows number of permits for new dwellings registering first decline since 2013 but still the second highest ever in the last years

Data shows number of permits for new dwellings registering...

PA declares intention to approve Ta’ Xbiex 15-storey tower

Case officer recommended refusal due to basement garage heights being lower...

Case officer recommended refusal due to basement garage...