Naxxar nine-storey block touted as solution to ‘over-exposed’ streetscape
The proponents of a nine-storey block in the Naxxar Trade Fair parking area claim their project provides “enclosure” for an “over-exposed” streetscape
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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...

Works on former ITS site in breach of permit conditions, Graffitti insists

The NGO said that demolition work was underway despite the a ‘Stop Works’ being issued by the Superintendence of Cultural Heritage

The NGO said that demolition work was underway despite the...

In Malta, the park walks you... the unsympathetic rules keeping people off the grass

To arms! But keep off the grass, please… Medieval revivalists bemoan restricted battleground in Mdina’s moat, where people are not allowed to walk...

To arms! But keep off the grass, please… Medieval...

Naxxar hotel in St Lucy neighbourhood could gobble up garden and open space

The development of a five-storey block will be on open space adjacent to the villa’s garden along Triq Hal Dghej

The development of a five-storey block will be on open...

Lower Verdala redevelopment to include 85 new apartments

The new development will consist of a 5-star hotel with 40 guestrooms and 17...

The new development will consist of a 5-star hotel with 40...

Assault on Swatar farmland: 60,000sq.m set to be developed

A zoning application seeks the green light for an extension of the town, with...

A zoning application seeks the green light for an extension...

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...

NGOs’ appeal against planning decision for permit for...

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...