Updated | DB Project can only open for business after completion of tunnel
​The DB Group’s City Centre high-rise can be built but will only be able to operate on completion if Transport Malta is satisfied that the road infrastructure at...
[WATCH] DB high-rise may go ahead but developer has to make changes
The permit for the DB project has not been revoked but, significantly, the Environment and Planning Review Tribunal has ordered the developer to obtain certification from...
Malta still refuses to ratify the European convention that could protect its threatened landscapes

18 years later, the Maltese government has still not ratified a revolutionary convention that would oblige it to protect protected heritage...

18 years later, the Maltese government has still not...

Eight-storey hotel approved in Mellieha as PA and ERA chairpersons vote against

PA chairman Vince Cassar, ERA chairman Victor Axiak, NGO representative Annick Bonello and Mellieħa mayor John Buttigieg voted against the development which...

PA chairman Vince Cassar, ERA chairman Victor Axiak, NGO...

Fino showroom earmarked for 18-storey high-rise

Preliminary designs show the development rising from nine floors to eighteen...

Preliminary designs show the development rising from nine...

AD slams proposed Zebbug development

The Green Party's Chairperson Carmel Cacopardo said that the fight against financial interests which seek profits over people’s wellbeing has...

The Green Party's Chairperson Carmel...

24-room hotel proposed inside Lija’s village core

The development will rise to four floors when overlooking the ODZ and three...

The development will rise to four floors when overlooking...

[WATCH] New Manoel Island outline permit approved

The Planning Authority has approved new plans by 13 votes to one for the...

The Planning Authority has approved new plans by 13 votes...

Meridien hotel in Balluta to rise to 14 storeys

The Planning Authority has approved two new floors on the Le Meridien hotel in...

The Planning Authority has approved two new floors on the...

Telgha t’Alla u Ommu road-widening ‘runs through’ Victoria Lines

The works will widen part of the existing road from 4.6 metres to 8.8 metres to introduce another traffic lane 

The works will widen part of the existing road from 4.6...

Villa Bonici grounds: plans for hotel, old people’s home, offices in Sliema

A proposed ‘masterplan’ for Villa Bonici says 65% of the site, 7,470 sq.m will be built up, while 4,030 sq.m will be retained as open space

A proposed ‘masterplan’ for Villa Bonici says...

Hoteliers plan more development inside Balluta valley

Meridien hoteliers want to build inside agricultural area near valley

Meridien hoteliers want to build inside agricultural area...

DB Group’s 38 storey tower recommended for approval

A final decision will be taken on the 20 September

A final decision will be taken on the 20 September

Authorities risking lives with al fresco permits on busy roads, AD says

Alternattiva Demokrattika disputes lack of enforcement that they believe is allowing businesses along the promenades to get away with risking the lives of...

Alternattiva Demokrattika disputes lack of enforcement that...

Redesigned Marsaxlokk hotel still jars with traditional village

Less glass, more arches: hoteliers propose softer look for 125-room hotel at...

Less glass, more arches: hoteliers propose softer look for...

Iconic British telephone boxes to be restored in Valletta

A total of 11 telephone kiosks will be restored and protected

A total of 11 telephone kiosks will be restored and...

New road put forward to facilitate new dwellings east of Trade Fair grounds

The architect of the project is also designing a proposal for a 500-apartment and office complex to be built on the site of the former Trade Fair. ...

The architect of the project is also designing a...

Tribunal warns of danger to Gzira’s ‘al fresco’ patrons

 The Tribunal was not convinced of the safety of the proposed outdoor...

 The Tribunal was not convinced of the safety of the...

San Gwann roadworks: government seeks regularisation for ‘illegal’ works

Build now, sanction later...  the Malta roads agency has requested a permit from the PA to regularise ‘illegal’ works on the Ta’ Balal...

Build now, sanction later...  the Malta roads agency...

Planning Authority stops excavation for film water tank on ODZ land

The film company which had its proposal in 2015 for a shooting range scrapped...

The film company which had its proposal in 2015 for a...