You have searched for "Penang"

Showing 21-30 of 10000

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance

Nation 05 May 2017 | 12:00 AM

Chinese warships to visit Penang

GEORGE TOWN: Three Chinese navy vessels will be visiting Penang for the first time in a bid to strengthen ties between Malaysia and China, said Penang Port Commission (PPC) chairman Datuk Tan Teik Cheng.

Nation 06 Feb 2017 | 12:00 AM

Penang Forum lauds state’s transparency in responding to PHW report

GEORGE TOWN: Penang has acknowledged that nine out of 29 hill clearing cases on the island, as reported by Penang Forum, were illegal.

Nation 22 Dec 2016 | 12:00 AM

Penang Forum against cable car link

GEORGE TOWN: Penang Forum is concerned that the proposed cable car linking Penang Hill, Penang Botanic Gardens and Teluk Bahang will threaten the last and largest water catchment area on the island.

Nation 04 Oct 2016 | 12:00 AM

Report illegal clearing to Penang Hills

GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Forum will be launching Penang Hills Watch (PHW), an online platform for the public to report illegal hill clearing activities, at the end of this month.

Nation 13 Aug 2016 | 12:00 AM

Penang may lose Unesco status

GEORGE TOWN: Penang may lose its Unesco World Heritage status due to an alleged interference by the Penang Forum over the proposed Penang Transport Master Plan, said George Town World Heritage Incorporated (GTWHI) general manager Dr Ang Ming Chee.

Nation 11 Jun 2016 | 9:58 AM

Gerakan slams Penang govt for evading public scrutiny over tunnel project

PETALING JAYA: Gerakan has taken the Penang state government to task for evading public scrutiny over the RM6.34bil tunnel project.

Nation 29 Dec 2015 | 12:00 AM

Shooting to begin for first Penang Hokkien film

GEORGE TOWN: The shooting of the first Penang Hokkien movie for silver screens worldwide starts this Sunday.

Nation 11 Dec 2015 | 12:00 AM

Save Penang Hill from the greedy

THE stall at the Air Itam market in Penang is said to offer the best asam laksa in Malaysia.

Nation 20 Nov 2015 | 12:00 AM

Penang pours cold water on charges to draw from Muda River

GEORGE TOWN: It is “illogical” for anyone in Kedah to suggest that Penang should pay for raw water drawn from Muda River, said PBA Holdings Berhad (PBAHB) chief executive officer Datuk Jaseni Maidinsa.

Community 03 Dec 2013 | 12:00 AM

For the love of Penang Hill

THE state government is looking into expanding the juris- diction of the Penang Hill Corporation (PHC) to include ‘conservation zones’.