GEORGE TOWN (Sept 4): The first Courtyard by Marriott in Malaysia, and also the 17th Marriott International brand in the country, has opened its door to public.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 27): The Penang government has allocated an additional RM4.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 26): Certain construction projects in Penang island will be given 24-hour approval to start work, the Malay Mail reported today.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 26): The Penang state government has asked the relevant parties to prepare a detailed plan on the proposed suspension of the ferry services in the state for three months beginning Sept 1 for renovations and upgrading at the terminals.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 23): The Penang government has urged the Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) to explain the current status for the People’s Housing Projects (PPR) in Penang.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 21): The third edition of the Penang International Travel Exchange 2020 (PITE 2020) will be held virtually between Oct 14 and 16 due to the COVID-19 pandemic and international travel ban.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 21): Penang Island City Council (MBPP) has demanded that owners of abandoned “heritage buildings” or pre-war houses “upkeep their premises” or action will be taken against them, The Star reported yesterday.