Tag: land reclamation

Watch: Environment tops the agenda – Minister Aaron Farrugia

Minister for Planning and Environment Aaron Farrugia stressed the need for balance between land use planning and the environment.

“Land reclamation is a non-starter”

Land reclamation is a non-starter, local pressure group Extinction Rebellion said as it called for proper holistic and long-term solution to the disposal of construction waste.

‘PA’s flawed policies encourage developers to think anything is possible’ –...

A number of civil society groups have warned that recent decisions by the Planning Authority, ‘encourage developers to think that anything is possible.’The conservation...

Watch: Judge the government by its decisions – Muscat

Partit Laburista leader Joseph Muscat said that one has to judge the government by its decisions during a political activity in Żabbar on Wednesday.Speaking...

Fishermen protest proposed Manoel Island development

The Għaqda Sajjieda Dilettanti Gżira is protesting MIDI's latest proposed development of Manoel Island due to the loss of a 70-year-old slipway and over...

Watch: “A flock needs somewhere to live for the shepherd to...

"If the Church is only relegated to the Church doors inwards, we will be doing a disservice to the shepherd", said Professor Paul Pace,...

Updated: MIDI clarifies 10-storey apartments on Manoel Island, false

MIDI has stated that it is not true that they intend to build 10-storey apartment blocks on Manoel Island, and the land reclamation planned for the ‘sea area in front of Gzira is not a new proposal’ .

Further studies mean land reclamation is possible – PN

Accompanied by Michael Briguglio candidate for the European elections, the Nationalist Party spokesman for the environment, Jason Azzopardi, stated that land reclamation should not...

‘A clear admission that current development is not sustainable’ – KA

The Interdiocesan Environment Commission (KA) pointed out that, if in terms of dumping construction waste the 'demand is far greater than the supply', then...

‘Land reclamation benefits the owners; causes irreparable damage’

Moviment Graffitti says that land reclamation only benefits the owners while damaging Malta’s environment.The NGO reiterated its comments when making its position known on...