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.
PENANG (Sept 29): MTT Group of Companies, through its subsidiary Botanica Hills Sdn Bhd, has signed a joint venture agreement with Eden-On-The-Park Sdn Bhd to develop the first Integrated Senior Living Resort — Eden at Botanica.
GEORGE TOWN (Sept 28): Maxis is recognised as Penang’s trusted technology partner for the state’s various smart state initiatives.
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.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 24): Ikano Centres is launching a new drive-thru concept next to IKEA Batu Kawan, Penang, which is expected to be fully operational by mid-2021.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 22): Jade Marvel Group Bhd plans to build a residential housing project in Penang with a gross development value of up to RM25 million.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 20): Malaysia reported 52 new Covid-19 cases, comprising 40 domestic transmissions and 12 imported cases.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 15): Former prime minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak had used part of the US$3 billion raised by 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) — initially intended for the development of the Tun Razak Exchange (TRX) — to acquire land in Ayer Itam, Penang as part of Umno’s campaigning leading up to the 2013 General Elections (GE13), the High Court heard today.
GEORGE TOWN (Sept 14): The Penang government aims to implement 100 community garden hubs with urban farming concept throughout the state in the next five years.
BUTTERWORTH (Sept 11): Former Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng (pictured) today claimed trial at the Sessions Court here towards two counts of dishonestly misappropriating of two properties namely in releasing two plots of land to Zenith Urban Development Sdn Bhd and Ewein Zenith Sdn Bhd, which are linked to the state’s underground tunnel project.