Lija’s villa area faces three-storey apartment block rezoning
A characteristic villa area in Lija could be rezoned to permit 13.5-metre high apartments
Wied Għomor guesthouse to be refused because of ‘illegal use’
Two successive permits issued in 2017 and 2018 had allowed a dilapidated structure to converted into residential villas in what was described as a steppingstone for their...
Rabat road landowner appeals fuel station refusal

Ludwig Camilleri, the owner of the land on the Rabat Road in the vicinity of...

Ludwig Camilleri, the owner of the land on the Rabat Road...

Sliema’s Depiro Street parapets face the axe

Characteristic Depiro Street townhouses earmarked for five-storey apartment...

Characteristic Depiro Street townhouses earmarked for...

First Marsa junction flyovers to open this weekend

Infrastructure Malta said that with the completion of the first two flyover...

Infrastructure Malta said that with the completion of the...

Manoel Island excavation works halted pending tribunal decision

Flimkien Ghal Ambjent Ahjar appealed the master plan for the island after it...

Flimkien Ghal Ambjent Ahjar appealed the master plan for...

12 northern councils unite against DB hotel project and Saqqajja developments

Councils call for rejection of DB’s excavation permit and for protection of Saqqajja townhouses from hotel development

Councils call for rejection of DB’s excavation permit...

Nationalist Party club on Gzira main road earmarked for nine-storey hotel

PN was paid to cut short its lease • new hotel will rise two storeys above local plan height limits

PN was paid to cut short its lease • new hotel...

Mistra ridge mega-project has permit renewed

The development was granted a permit with a five-year validity back in 2013 and...

The development was granted a permit with a five-year...

PD joins call for urgent discussion on Corinthia project

The Democratic Party said it was crucial to fast track a discussion on the...

The Democratic Party said it was crucial to fast track a...

Planning Authority set to approve Smart City and Mistra projects with 1,100 apartments

In a busy day for the Planning Authority, the board is set to approve two residential projects at Smart City and Mistra but refuse an apartment block that will...

In a busy day for the Planning Authority, the board is set...

Residents ask for urgent Corinthia debate in Parliament's environment committee

A large number of NGOs, three local councils and several residents' groups have asked Labour MP Alex Muscat to call an urgent debate in Parliament on...

A large number of NGOs, three local councils and several...

Mistra project permit renewal not being assessed by new high-rise policy

Planning rules ban high-rise on ridges, but a 2006 local plan allowing eight-storey development at Mistra is being pushed to overrule the 2014 rules

Planning rules ban high-rise on ridges, but a 2006 local...

Wied Babu mostly owned  by Garden of Eden developers

The development of 14 ‘luxury’ bungalows in Zurrieq’s Wied...

The development of 14 ‘luxury’ bungalows in...

MP’s Saqqajja land again earmarked for ODZ villa

The land previously owned by Toni Bezzina and now owned by a property agent is...

The land previously owned by Toni Bezzina and now owned by...

Attard bypass to gobble 50,000 sq.m of agricultural land

EIA warns of alarming pollution levels if bypass not constructed and promises...

EIA warns of alarming pollution levels if bypass not...

A history of the Maltese land grab: who paid a pittance for public land?

Ever since Malta’s Independence, public land has been granted at the cheap to fat cats and big developers in return for trickle-down enrichment....

Ever since Malta’s Independence, public land has been...

Mellieħa fireworks factory application rejected by planning board

A proposed fireworks factory in the vicinity of Popeye Village has been...

A proposed fireworks factory in the vicinity of Popeye...

Sports village proposed in Ta’ Qali at former Flower Power nursery

A massive project proposed on 207,000 square metres of land is to see a...

A massive project proposed on 207,000 square metres of land...

Marsa to get its own high-rise block with changes to local plan

Local plan changes approve ‘Marsa Park Development Area and Business...

Local plan changes approve ‘Marsa Park...