GEORGE TOWN (May 19): The Penang state government will have a dialogue session on schools that are affected by the construction of the Pan Island Link 1 (PIL 1).
GEORGE TOWN (May 11): Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow yesterday ordered the engineers and contractor involved in the recent repair works of the Jalan Bukit Lama to investigate the cause of the road collapse and cracks.
GEORGE TOWN (May 8): The Penang government hopes the tripartite meeting on the Kulim airport issue between the Transport Ministry, the Kedah and Penang governments will be held soon, prior to the Menteris Besar and Chief Ministers’ meeting with Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad in July.
GEORGE TOWN (May 3): Unused government land in Batu Kawan can be an alternative to the proposed Penang South Reclamation (PSR) project to finance costs of project implementation under the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP), said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow.
GEORGE TOWN (May 2): The construction of Kulim International Airport (KXP) is not complementary to Penang International Airport (PIA) and it is in fact a competitor to get companies to use its cargo service in the Northern Corridor, said Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow.
GEORGE TOWN (April 29): A Special Emergency Response Committee will be set up to monitor infrastructure projects under the Penang Transport Masterplan (PTMP), especially in ensuring the implementation of the Emergency Response Plan for the project.
GEORGE TOWN (April 29): The proposed Kulim Airport will have a negative impact on Penang, especially the Penang International Airport (LTAPP), the Penang Legislative Assembly was told today.
GEORGE TOWN (April 18): The detailed design for the Pan Island Link 1 (PIL 1) will need to go through a number of approval processes, including from the Public Works Department (JKR), before it could be adopted for execution, Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said yesterday.