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Community 13 Aug 2009 | 12:00 AM

Cruising for investors

PENANG is looking for investors to partly finance the proposed round the island boat tour project to be based at the Chew Jetty in Weld Quay.

Community 21 Jul 2009 | 12:00 AM

Angle for glory at jetties

A FISHING competition will be held at Chew Jetty and Tan Jetty in Weld Quay in conjunction with the first anniversary of George Town's UNESCO heritage listing.

Community 08 Apr 2009 | 12:00 AM

Heritage theme for photo contest

FOUR historical buildings and sites in Penang have been chosen as the backdrop for a photography contest this coming weekend to boost Penang's status as a Unesco World Heritage Site.

Community 27 Mar 2009 | 12:00 AM

Sampan cruises down the quay

A CRUISE tour of the famous Chinese clan jetties in Weld Quay, Penang, is in store for tourists.

Community 26 Mar 2009 | 12:00 AM

Looking for a band idol

PENANG is set to have its first Penang Idol Band competition at the Esplanade with the aim to promote healthy activities on weekends.

Community 17 Feb 2009 | 12:00 AM

More aid flowing in for Chew Jetty fire victims

AID continues to flow in for the Chew Jetty residents whose houses were razed by fire in Penang earlier this month.

Nation 05 Feb 2009 | 12:00 AM

Five homes razed at Chew Jetty

Fire destroyed five houses at the Chew Jetty, just hours after some 10,000 people had gathered there to celebrate the Jade Emperor's birthday on Monday night. Some residents who were trapped at the edge of the jetty were forced to escape in boats.

Community 05 Feb 2009 | 12:00 AM

Fire razes five homes

A MIDNIGHT inferno razed five houses at the Chew Jetty in Weld Quay, George Town, barely 24 hours after some 10,000 people had gathered there to celebrate the Jade Emperor God's birthday.

Nation 04 Feb 2009 | 12:00 AM

Fire destroys five historic Penang houses

Fire razed five houses at the Chew Jetty, one of the seven historic clan jetties in Weld Quay, early Wednesday, a day after some 10,000 people thronged the vicinity to celebrate the Jade Emperor God's birthday.

Nation 02 Feb 2009 | 12:00 AM

Hokkiens eager for celebration

The economic slowdown has not deterred Hokkiens here from preparing for the i>Thni Kong Seh/i(Jade Emperor God's birthday) celebration which falls on the ninth day of the Chinese lunar calendar.