GEORGE TOWN (Oct 1): George Town, the capital city of Penang (pictured), has been awarded the Gold Medal for the fourth edition of Sustainable Cities Organisation Awards (WeGO Awards) under the Mobility category.
GEORGE TOWN (Sept 24): The Penang state government is expected to reduce or exempt the annual assessment rates for 1,467 non-profit organisations (NPOs) totalling RM2.
PENANG (June 11): The state government here is lowering the prices of affordable homes “between RM15,000 and RM35,000”, reported FMT today.
PENANG (May 7): The state authorities here have decided to reduce the increase in the proposed assessment rates, Malaysiakini reported today.
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 4): Some buyers of affordable homes along Jalan S.
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 6): Penang is pushing ahead with its smart city initiatives with the planned formation of an “umbrella body” called Digital Penang Corporation (DPC).