GEORGE TOWN (Oct 25): The Penang government today said it was disappointed with the non-governmental organisation, Penang Forum, for making baseless accusations about the Light Rail Transit (LRT) project planned from KOMTAR to Bayan Lepas.
GEORGE TOWN (Oct 25): NGOs here are not happy about having a contractor and developer try to fix Penang’s transport woes.
GEORGE TOWN (Oct 25): It has been an encouraging year for Penang as far as the state's economic growth is concerned, Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said yesterday.
GEORGE TOWN (Oct 17): The Penang state government is working on the best ways to create long-term income for fishermen affected by the Penang Sea Reclamation (PSR) project.
GEORGE TOWN (Oct 17): The Penang state government is considering the possibility of increasing parking charges in elite areas or at “high-value” land locations.
GEORGE TOWN (Oct 16): The open tender for the light rail transit (LRT), the Pan Island Link (PIL) and Penang South Reclamation (PSR) projects which are under the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) is expected to be called in the second half (H2) of next year, said Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow.
GEORGE TOWN (Oct 15): The Penang state government is focusing on the preservation of heritage sites in George Town, while generating economic resources for the state to safeguard its future.
GEORGE TOWN (Oct 14): The Penang Development Corp (PDC) will “step up” its monitoring of the state’s affordable housing projects “to ensure they are in tip-top condition”, said state local government committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo.
GEORGE TOWN (Oct 12): More than half of the residents of The Rise condominium at Jalan SP Chelliah here were dissatisfied with the poor condition of their unit and the facilities.