Malta targeting reduction in car drivers to 41% of 1990 levels, by 2030
Target is part of an action plan in Malta's Sustainable Development Strategy through 2050
‘Nothing more to add’: Watchdog on towers marring University vista
The Superintendence for Cultural Heritage 'has no further comments to add' following the presentation of photomontages showing Michael Stivala’s 17-storey tower...
Government wants to exempt Chalet and Suncrest lido from Public Domain

​The government wants to 'declassify' the Sliema Chalet site, now earmarked for privatisation in a recently issued call for bidders, from the...

​The government wants to 'declassify' the...

Geologists say ‘updated’ map is replete with errors and omissions

​Geologists have said that an ‘updated’ geological map published...

​Geologists have said that an ‘updated’...

Fort Cambridge high-rise heading for approval

31-storey hotel 'recommended for approval', preceding pending decision...

31-storey hotel 'recommended for approval',...

No apartment block next to Zabbar cemetery grounds, says health directorate

​The Environmental Health Directorate has officially objected to the rezoning of land next to the Zabbar cemetery from one earmarked for cemetery expansion,...

​The Environmental Health Directorate has officially...

Controversial residential project in Qortin gets PA greenlight

The project was downsized after NGOs and residents opposed the original...

The project was downsized after NGOs and residents opposed...

New plans for Marsaxlokk hotel on site of demolished heritage building

New plans have been submitted for the construction of a five-storey guesthouse instead of a scheduled building fronting the Marsaxlokk promenade which was...

New plans have been submitted for the construction of a...

Ta’ Qali: ‘forest’ and obstacle course proposed in agricultural plot

A 39,000sq.m plot of agricultural land in Ta’ Qali is being eyed by its owners, developer Darren Desira, for an afforested obstacle race-course

A 39,000sq.m plot of agricultural land in Ta’ Qali is...

ODZ supermarket proposal returns on Birkirkara bypass

A brand new supermarket beckons, proposed on the Dun Karm Psaila...

A brand new supermarket beckons, proposed on the Dun Karm...

Ħaġar Qim resto raises concerns over light, noise and cars

Heritage Malta has expressed 'grave concern' on the reconstruction...

Heritage Malta has expressed 'grave...

Factories to rise to 35 metres on former Dowty site in Mriehel

A draft legal notice foresees the approval of 35 meter high industrial and...

A draft legal notice foresees the approval of 35 meter high...

Ta’ Dirjanu owner applies to demolish three adjacent townhouses

Proposal foresees 24 apartments and three shops on site adjacent to supermarket...

Proposal foresees 24 apartments and three shops on site...

Evans Building earmarked for hotel development

The four-storey building was built in 1952 to serve as university laboratories...

The four-storey building was built in 1952 to serve as...

Tumas Group’s Dolmen proposes makeover of Amazonia resort

Proposal foresees two new kiosks with outside tables on a new promenade level...

Proposal foresees two new kiosks with outside tables on a...

56% of properties scheduled in last five years are in Sliema

A total of 227 properties have been listed in the Planning Authority’s...

A total of 227 properties have been listed in the Planning...

Cheap energy politics: why Malta falls behind on renewables

Maltese governments, despite their international posturing, shamefully...

Maltese governments, despite their international posturing,...

Toyota Żebbuġ site to be turned into eight-storey office blocks

The Michael Debono Group have unveiled plans to transform their Toyota showroom...

The Michael Debono Group have unveiled plans to transform...

Trips among Talllinja card users increase by a million

10,000 new Tallinja cards issued in October as number of trips now stands...

10,000 new Tallinja cards issued in October as number...

Thumbs-down to Valletta Marsamxett hotel from heritage watchdog

Superintendence does not mince its words on six-storey hotel overlooking...

Superintendence does not mince its words on six-storey...