Tag: Rabat

Rabat council objects to proposed developments in Għeriexem Valley

The Rabat local council has objected to two proposed developments outside the development zone in the Għeriexem Valley, expressing concern that they would create a precedent.

Planning Authority in scheduling offensive on Rabat – 33 elements protected

Thirty-three properties and monuments in Rabat, which include the Church dedicated to St. Mark and its adjacent monastery, a number of unique residences and statues located along Vjal Santu Wistin, Triq il-Muzew, Is-Saqqajja and Triq Santu Wistin, have been given a Grade 1 or Grade 2 protection status for their architecture and heritage value.

Curia objects to proposed apartment block overshadowing historic Rabat church

Plans to build a guesthouse and an apartment block right next to the baroque Church of Saint Sebastian in Rabat have been met by the objection of the Church in Malta’s Interdiocesan Environment Commission, which insists that the project should at least be downscaled if not outright refused.

No one hurt after fire at old people’s home in Rabat

No one was hurt after a fire in one of the rooms at an old people’s home run by the Church. In a statement issued by the Curia, said that the fire developed at Saura Home in Rabat.

317kg of animal remains found in Rabat illegal slaughterhouse

Containers with animal remains and pig carcasses were found during the inspection. Around 317kg of animal remains were confiscated.

BMWs collide in Rabat; CPD on site

The incident occurred at around 1.30 pm.

Archaeology, the Vatican and Publius

The Publius Association of Malta is organising an evening of culture, music and mulled wine on Friday 6th December at 7.30 pm.

Rabat Boutique hotel development withdrawn

The development application to convert two grand Rabat townhouses into a 30-room boutique hotel in Saqqajja, has been withdrawn.The...

Heritage Malta offers community garden to the public in Rabat

Heritage Malta is receiving requests from members of the public interested in using parcels of land in the Community Garden at Dawret...

Updated: 14 year old suffering grievous injuries after falling off scooter

A 14 year old boy was taken to Mater Dei Hospital as he was injured after falling off his scooter.A spokesperson for the Police...