Qala country ruins on Portelli land get PA’s blessing to be turned into villa
Deserted ruins on Qala coast will turn into a villa thanks to PA’s rural policy • even former PA boss chipped in: ‘Should we leave it as a ruin without...
PA revokes permit for five-storey Birgu townhouse
Planning Authority revokes permit adding two new floors to an existing three-story townhouse in Birgu
St George’s Bay developer to pay €500,000 less to environment fund

Villa Rosa developer’s €623,000 planning gain is cut down to €116,000 after PA appeals tribunal finds planning board’s hike went...

Villa Rosa developer’s €623,000 planning gain is...

Five-storey home near 17th century chapel 'totally unacceptable'

Superintendence objects to five-storey home for the elderly in Zebbug

Superintendence objects to five-storey home for the elderly...

Ad hoc policy invented for Halland development on Wied Ghomor, residents claim

Residents and councils contend that hotel could only have been developed as a villa and bungalow area, yet developers got 10-storey block permit

Residents and councils contend that hotel could only have...

Photomontages reveal extent of Zebbug Lidl’s penetration outside development zones

A visual assessment of the proposed Lidl supermarket in Zebbug has been presented to the Planning Authority, confirming an increased volume of development when...

A visual assessment of the proposed Lidl supermarket in...

Updated | Fgura’s last open space threatened by road plans

Construction group Bilom has presented plans for a new road linking Triq...

Construction group Bilom has presented plans for a new road...

Don’t resurface Comino’s dirt road, heritage authorities tell Gozo

The Gozo Ministry warned that the road leading to Blue Lagoon is in such a dilapidated state that large boulders from the edge of the road frequently dislodge...

The Gozo Ministry warned that the road leading to Blue...

Excavations under Times building could pose threat to Auberge de Castille

Extensive rock cutting for apartment block would be ‘unacceptable threat’ to Auberge de Castille

Extensive rock cutting for apartment block would be...

Fino high-rise offices for 8,000 workers to create new housing demand

Mriehel tower blocks will rise to 18 and 19 storeys in six-tower project

Mriehel tower blocks will rise to 18 and 19 storeys in...

ERA: Clear evidence widened roads rapidly fill with induced traffic

Negative impacts of Central Link project ‘of significant concern’...

Negative impacts of Central Link project ‘of...

Largest Maltese fig trees threatened by Rabat promenade

The erection of a promenade along Triq Tat-Tarbija and Triq Għeriexem just...

The erection of a promenade along Triq Tat-Tarbija and Triq...

Objections mounting in Naxxar fight-back over nine-storey project

113-apartment block on Trade Fair grounds will have major impact on views from...

113-apartment block on Trade Fair grounds will have major...

Waterpolo pitch and lido proposed on St Julian’s coastline

The San Giljan Aquatic Sports Club has presented an application for the...

The San Giljan Aquatic Sports Club has presented an...

Carob trees to make way for seven-storey apartments in Qala

Six carob trees, six almond trees and two fig trees will be uprooted to make...

Six carob trees, six almond trees and two fig trees will be...

Superintendence shoots down proposed Msida 10-storey hotel

Superintendence for Cultural Heritage has deemed the demolition of two 19th...

Superintendence for Cultural Heritage has deemed the...

Swatar farmland: owners given free hand on zoning with no development brief

No zoning plan issued for public consultation, with PA allowing owners to present zoning application

No zoning plan issued for public consultation, with PA...

Residents and NGOs file judicial protest against Lands Authority over DB Group development

Several citizens and NGOs have filed a judicial protest calling on the authority to enforce the terms of the concession agreement signed between the government...

Several citizens and NGOs have filed a judicial protest...

Social impact assessments for projects to get standard template

The assessment will remain optional in most cases and will only become a...

The assessment will remain optional in most cases and will...

Valletta’s bulky arches to be replaced by slender foot bridges

The Great Harbour Regeneration Corporation is proposing the demolition of five...

The Great Harbour Regeneration Corporation is proposing the...