KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 12): Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin said houses built under the new Malaysia's Housing Project (PPM) will be bigger and have better facilities than the ones built under the People's Housing Project (PPR) which it replaces.
GEORGE TOWN (Sept 9): The Penang government will only deal with stakeholders who are impacted by the Penang sea reclamation project (PSR), said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow.
GEORGE TOWN (Sept 7): The Penang State Government through the Seberang Perai Municipal Council has uncovered efforts by an individual to encroach into government land in Batu Kawan and use it as a graveyard.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 30): A team led by Penang executive councillor Jagdeep Singh Deo will discuss with the related agencies on the recommendations made by a Commission of Enquiry for a landslide incident which killed 11 workers at Tanjung Bungah near here two years ago.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 29): The findings of the Commission of inquiry on the massive landslide near the construction site in Lengkok Lembah Permai, Tanjung Bungah two years ago, show that the slope failure was a man-made tragedy which was entirely preventable.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 28): Consortium Zenith Construction Sdn Bhd (CZC), the main contractor of the Penang Major Roads and Third Link development, has come out to explain the progress of the feasibility studies in relation to the megaproject.
BUKIT MERTAJAM (Aug 27): Penang Development Corporation (PDC) has planted 12,564 shade trees at Bandar Cassia and Penang Science Park in Batu Kawan near here since 2006 as part of its commitment to make the area an eco-city.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 23): The Penang State Government will issue a request for proposal (RFP) for research on the future needs of the State’s airport facilities next month, said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 15): The Penang State Government is still looking at various options on the mode of public transport deemed the most suitable for the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP).