Tag: development

Planning Authority denies claims of turning off activist’s mic

Planning Authority insists no cart ruts were found

PA extends validity period of compliance certificates

The extension will be valid for those compliance certificates which have a validity period expiring between 15 March and 15 June.

“Jerma Development Brief is irregular” – NGOs

7 NGOs filed a judicial protest against the Planning Authority.

EC approves €5.3 million Maltese scheme to support coronavirus research

The European Commission has approved a €5.3 million Maltese direct grants scheme to support investment in research and development related to the coronavirus outbreak.

Moviment Graffitti urges public to object to Marsaxlokk ODZ development

Moviment Graffitti has submitted its objection to the Planning Authority against the construction of a complex described by the NGO as massive in Marsaxlokk.

PA to extend all development permits

In a statement issued on Saturday, the Planning Authority said that the developments permits will be extended by an additional 3 years and applies only to permits which are already in hand.

PM Abela appeals to PN for unity

Prime Minister Robert Abela said that he is disappointed with the current situation within the Nationalist Party. “I always believe that a country needs to a strong Opposition to keep the government in check,” said Abela while being interviewed on Sunday Morning, on One Radio.

PD demand investigation into planning permit for Qala projects

The Partit Demokratiku is asking the acting Police Commissioner, Carmelo Magri, to immediately start investigating Gozitan developer Joseph Portelli and the Planning Authority.

Don’t ruin Fomm ir-Riħ – NGOs

Several NGOs expressed their concern on a development proposal in the area known as Fomm ir-Riħ. The proposal is looking at building a touristic complex which is being advertised as an agritourism project. The NGOs are pleading to the authorities not to ruin one of the few untouched green areas left on the Maltese Islands.

FAA against 11-storey development in Sliema

Several residents have called a press conference on Thursday to air their disapproval on the approval of the development application.