Portelli’s latest ‘flats village’ got planning approval three days before elections
A large industrial complex once used to produce tomato
Court unfreezes Evarist Bartolo canvasser’s ‘corruption’ block, despite ongoing criminal case
In a rare and ‘surprising’ decision, Magistrate Donatella Frendo
‘Coalition for Gozo’ calls for immediate suspension of Xlendi boathouse development
Concern about rampant over-development in Gozo is mounting rapidly,
PA concealed crucial documents showing Dingli ODZ ‘tourist development’ includes residential element
The Planning Authority withheld crucial documents related to a
Planning Authority restricts access to public objections on its website, retracts decision
Updated to reflect the PA’s retraction of its decision
The scourge of twisted logic
A photo of what Xlendi will look like when
Pollution, greed and rude locals – why Malta’s expats are leaving
Construction, pollution and rubbish, “obscene” rental costs and unwelcoming
Dingli quarry has pending appeals from two decades ago, operates with impunity
A quarry on the outskirts of Dingli in which
Portelli and the politicians
Joseph Portelli, the Gozitan building contractor who appeared out
Hydrologist sounds alarm bells over Malta’s fragile water supply, cites ‘phenomenal’ increase in water demand
Malta’s dwindling capacity to retain groundwater and “phenomenal” increases
The secret plans of Ian Borg
There’s something very disturbing about what’s happening in Marsascala
Prime minister used architect later found guilty of Miriam Pace’s death on L-Iklin property deal
Roderick Camilleri, the architect who was found guilty of
Jose’ Herrera turned property developer while environment minister
National Heritage Minister Jose’ Herrera was busy ripping up
Chloe Portelli hit by fresh raft of Planning Authority enforcement orders
The Planning Authority (PA) has issued a raft of
From humble garages to lawless fiefdoms: Ghaxaq’s concrete belt exposed
Updated to include answers from the Planning Authority. An
Architects of chaos: A Greek tragedy for Malta
Behind every play, there’s a cast of actors, producers
The destruction of Gozo
The stakes are being driven for the wholesale pillaging
We could be anti-heroes
The end of this month brought with it the
Still no standard checklist for OHSA officers visiting construction sites – NAO
The Occupational Health and Safety Authority (OHSA) still does
Surge in building permits given three-year grace period
A total of 18,518 development permits have been given
Watch what they do, not what they say
When you want to evaluate someone, don’t listen to
Over 3,000 building permits extended by three years
More than 3,400 development permits due to expire this
Residents ‘scared’ as hole appears in apartments after construction works
Updated to include Townsquare’s response. A Sliema resident who
Emergency doctor appeals for non-essential construction to cease ‘immediately’
Emergency physician Jonathan Joslin made an appeal for construction
Lessons from Babylon
Here’s a lesson from 2,800 years ago for anyone
Robert Abela has no business being ‘angry and hurt’
Prime Minister Robert Abela felt “angry and hurt” by
Updated: Shocking conditions in private home for the elderly contracted by government
An investigation by The Shift into the conditions in

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