GEORGE TOWN (Sept 13): Penang property owners have to be prepared to pay higher assessment rates next year as the state’s two local councils review the rates to counter increased expenditures.
GEORGE TOWN (Sept 12): Penang Development Corp (PDC) will have to “work hard” to provide affordable housing for residents of the state.
GEORGE TOWN (Sept 11): Seberang Perai is scheduled to be declared a city on Malaysia Day on Sept 16, according to a Penang state executive councillor.
GEORGE TOWN (Sept 6): Penang is pushing ahead with its smart city initiatives with the planned formation of an “umbrella body” called Digital Penang Corporation (DPC).
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 23): The Penang Government did not pay a single sen for the Penang Smart Parking (PSP) project, State Housing, Town and Country Planning and Local Government Committee chairman, Jagdeep Singh Deo said yesterday.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 13): The Penang government is hopeful that the state will get the distinction of having the fourth botanical garden to be listed under the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation’s (UNESCO) World Heritage Site.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 8): Construction work on the Jalan Paya Terubong (Jalan Bukit Kukus) paired highway linking Paya Terubong and Relau here is now 78% complete and users are expected to be able to use the road by August next year.
GEORGE TOWN (July 4): The Penang Government will wait for the outcome of the next National Land Council meeting in August before deciding on their urban regeneration agenda, the State Housing, Local Government, Town and Country Planning Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo said today.