AN increase in tourist traffic is expected over the next few years as a result of the city's recent listing as a Unesco World Heritage Site, according to Penang Tourism Development, Culture, Arts and Heritage Committee chairman Danny Law Heng Kiang.
THOUSANDS pass by this place daily at Victoria Street, Penang, but how many actually stop to ponder on its beauty? One man, Sam Lim, stopped and took a photograph of this historic building and the picture made him RM3,000 richer.
India's former president and Dr APJ Abdul Kalam is an inspirational icon, visionary and mentor to millions of the country's youth. True to his reputation, the rocket scientist is also very much down to earth.
It was a memorable National Day eve for the Indian community in Penang as they welcomed the former president of India Dr Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen (APJ) Abdul Kalam on a walk down Jalan Mesjid Kapitan Keling.