Reclaimed islands will boost Penang's economy and land bank says CM Chow


Chow Kon Yeow. -filepic

GEORGE TOWN: The reclamation of three islands to finance the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) will add value to the state’s investments, said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow (PH-Padang Kota).

Chow said the three proposed islands, on the south of Penang island, went beyond improving the state’s transport system as it would significantly boost the state’s economy by beefing up its land bank.

Subscribe now for a chance to win your dream holiday!

Monthly Plan

RM13.90/month

Annual Plan

RM12.33/month

Billed as RM148.00/year

1 month

Free Trial

For new subscribers only


Cancel anytime. No ads. Auto-renewal. Unlimited access to the web and app. Personalised features. Members rewards.
Follow us on our official WhatsApp channel for breaking news alerts and key updates!
   

Next In Nation

Biden drops re-election bid, does not endorse Harris as candidate
Firemen clear up chemical spill on remote Tawau road
Foreigner detained for pickpocketing at KLIA Terminal 1
Man nabbed after wife reports him for possessing gun after argument
Fire breaks out at Pulau Burung landfill
Poh Yu Tian, 15, is youngest Malaysian to get International Master chess title
Paralympians deserve same rewards as Olympians if they bring home gold, says Adam Adli
Four wardens, two students escape unhurt in Kapit dorm fire
Cyberbullying: Govt to take action against social media platforms, says Fahmi
RM1mil allocated to rebuild bridges in Sabah damaged during floods

Others Also Read