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Intan Amalina Mohd Ali

Recent and archived articles by Intan Amalina Mohd Ali

20 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Students scout for courses, scholarships at fair

STREAMS of students and parents jammed the booths to check out the wide choices of degree courses during the 15th China Higher Education exhibition.

18 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Extra heat on MACC suspects

GEORGE TOWN: A Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) bus transporting 30 people, including 24 Penang Road Transport Department (JPJ) officers, broke down when it caught fire during its journey to a magistrate’s court here.

The MACC bus caught fire on the Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Expressway near Sungai Pinang.
17 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Chow: PIL 1 highway is not a waste of money

GEORGE TOWN: Penang will go ahead with the Pan Island Link 1 (PIL 1) despite criticisms that the project was unnecessary and a waste of public funds.

17 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Creating culture of cleanliness

LOCALS should cultivate a culture of keeping their environment clean especially in areas with tourist attractions.




Bakhtiar (centre) joining volunteers in picking up rubbish such as plastic bottles during the event.
16 Apr 2019 | 5:31 PM

Penang discloses summary of 56 DoE conditions for PIL 1 highway project

GEORGE TOWN: The state government has disclosed a summary of the 56 conditions required by Department of Environment (DoE), in relation to Penang's upcoming PIL 1 highway project connecting Gurney Drive to the Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu expressway near the Bayan Lepas Free Trade Zone Phase IV.

Penang chief minister Chow Kon Yeow giving press conference on Penang Hill Festival 2019 at David Brown's Restaurant in , Penang Hill. Pic by: ZHAFARAN NASIB/The Star
9 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Call for AEDs in shopping centres

THe state government has urged shopping malls and supermarkets to have within their premises automated external defibrillator (AED) devices used to treat sudden cardiac arrest.

9 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Need for citizens to stay fit and active

MORE than 2,000 visitors are expected to attend the World Health Day celebration meant to create health awareness among the public.

8 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Public votes for safety features in backlanes

STREET lightings and closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras topped the list of public amenities that should be installed in two backlanes in George Town.

Visitors placing their ‘vote’, in the form of stickers on proposed facilities for the backlanes.
7 Apr 2019 | 1:00 PM

Penang urges malls, hotels to instal AED before it becomes compulsory

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang state government urges shopping malls and supermarkets to have its own automated external defibrillators (AED) within its premises.

6 Apr 2019 | 7:00 AM

Komtar fire is not a drill

GEORGE TOWN: Some 2,000 civil servants working in Komtar had initially thought that a fire alarm, which triggered at around 2.45pm, was just a drill before being told otherwise.

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