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Serious reservations on the Gozo Museum Design Contest

Serious reservations on the Gozo Museum Design Contest

The Kamra tal-Periti has serious reservations on the Gozo Museum Design Contest, launched on March 4, 2016. Whilst supporting the idea of architectural design competitions, KTP has written twice to the organisers to express its concerns about some of the terms of this competition including the time frames, the composition of the jury, the composition of the Integrated Design Team, the award criteria, and the violation of local legislation on the copyright of intellectual property. If the Kamra had been Read More

KTP Press Release – MEPA Demerger

KTP Press Release – MEPA Demerger

Following the press conference held on the 4th April 2016, wherein the Hon Dr Deborah Schembri announced the official demerger of MEPA into two separate Authorities, the Kamra tal-Periti issued a Press Release, dated April 5, 2016. Download: Press Release 16/01

Perit Vincent Cassar is the new President of the Commonwealth Association of Architects (CAA)

Perit Vincent Cassar is the new President of the Commonwealth Association of Architects (CAA)

At a ceremony held at Lahore, Pakistan on Friday, 4th March 2016, Perit Vincent Cassar took over as the next President of the Commonwealth Association of Architects (CAA) for the period 2016-2019. This followed a period of three years (2013-2016) as Senior Vice-President of the same Association to which post he was elected in 2013. Perit Cassar succeeds Architect Rukshan Widyalankara of Sri Lanka who served as President from 2013-2016 and who will now sit on the CAA Council as Read More

DC 2015: KTP writes to Parliamentary Secretary

DC 2015: KTP writes to Parliamentary Secretary

The Council of the Kamra tal-Periti has written to the Parliamentary Secretary for Planning and Simplification of Administrative Processes, Hon Dr Deborah Schembri, regarding administrative procedures following the implementation of DC2015. The Council will keep the members updated on the outcome of this correspondence. Letter to Parliamentary Secretary.

SPED information sessions

SPED information sessions

The Kamra Tal-Periti is organising two Information Sessions, in collaboration with the MEPA, with the scope of discussing all aspects of the SPED document. MEPA will present the policy and address it’s interpretation. The Strategic Plan for Environment and Development was approved by Parliament last July, and subsequently published officially by the MEPA. The SPED will address the spatial issues for the Maltese Islands in the coming years, providing a strategic policy framework up to 2020. We invite the profession to attend the meeting Read More