IN PICTURES: This is How The Ferry Terminals In Cospicua and Sliema are going to Look Like

  Two Identical Projects are currently underway in Cospicua and Sliema. Infrastructure Malta is creating two new landing sites, with sheltered waiting areas,  as well as safer embarkation ramps, for those commuting between Cospicua, Valletta and Sliema.       The first phase, is the laying of underwater pillars (pictured below, in Cospicua). These pillars […]

New Marsa Junction set to open at the end of June

Malta’s biggest road construction project for decades will be ready by summer. Infrastructure Malta said the €70 million Marsa Junction project will open by the end of June. The last beam out of 240 to support the seven flyovers was lifted into place on Monday morning. More than 210 concrete beams and 24 steel beams […]

Disused road in Msida becomes new green area

A disused road in Msida has been transformed into a green area with 460 new indigenous trees. The grove was formed on land previously occupied by a slip road connecting Regional Road and Msida Valley Road. This slip road, the site of numerous serious car accidents in the past, was cut off from the network […]

New pedestrian subway and café planned in Floriana

The area around Malta’s iconic Porte des Bombes is to get a massive makeover as well as new pedestrian subway. It will replace the old 1960s underpass which currently connects four of the busiest bus stops on the Maltese public transport network. The new subway will include a café, public toilets, bike racks and other […]

Infrastructure Malta plants nearly 9,000 trees in a year

Malta’s main roads agency has revealed it planted nearly 9,000 trees across the island in the past 12 months. Infrastructure Malta said a total of 8,720 indigenous trees were planted in 40 different sites in 2019 as part of a €1 million scheme to make Malta greener. The agency said it was planning to extend […]

Malta’s longest traffic flyover is now open

Malta’s drivers are getting an early Christmas present. Fewer delays and shorter traffic jams have been promised after the opening of Malta’s longest flyover. The new road eliminates the need for traffic lights in Paola and drastically reduce congestion on the streets around Paola, Qormi, Albert Town and Luqa. Infrastructure Malta said it is the third […]

One of Malta’s busiest roads will be closed on Thursday night

One of Malta’s busiest roads will be closed again on Thursday night. Infrastructure Malta said that Sir Paul Boffa Avenue would be shut from 8pm to 5am for safety reasons as work on the new Marsa Flyovers continues. The government agency said: ‘We are continuing the construction of the longest flyover of the Marsa Junction […]

One of Malta’s busiest roads will be closed on Saturday

One of Malta’s busiest roads will be closed for seven hours this weekend. The northbound side of Sir Paul Boffa Avenue will be shut on Saturday from 11 am to 6pm. Infrastructure Malta said the closure was for health and safety reasons while work continues on the Marsa flyovers project. It said: ‘Sir Paul Boffa […]

Footbridge to be built over one of Malta’s busiest roads

A footbridge is to be built across one of Malta’s busiest roads to make it safer for pedestrians and cyclists. Transport Minister Ian Borg said the new bridge over Corradino Hill in Paola would provide safer and easier access to MCAST for thousands of college students. The plans were unveiled on Tuesday morning by Infrastructure […]