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.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 20): Denmark-based Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has been announced the lead masterplan designer for the Penang South Islands (PSI) project, which involves the development of three man-made islands under the Penang South Reclamation (PSR) project.
SINGAPORE (Aug 19): Kuala Lumpur, Ipoh, Penang and Kuching are among the latest cities in Asia approved for transit flights through Singapore, according to Singapore Airlines (SIA).
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 17): The Penang government said there has been no decision made regarding the cancellation of the medical charter flight services between Penang and Indonesia for the time being.
GEORGE TOWN (Aug 14): Developers and consulting engineers who are found not complying with the requirements of the Erosion and Sediment Control Plan (ESCP) in Penang can be given compound notices of up to RM250,000 from Sept 1 onward.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 11): IJM Construction Sdn Bhd, a unit of IJM Corp Bhd, has bagged a contract worth RM864.
Lim Guan Eng pleads not guilty to abusing position to obtain gratification of RM3.3 million for Penang undersea tunnel project
BUTTERWORTH (Aug 10): Former Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng was charged in the Sessions Court here today with using his position to receive gratification of more than RM3.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 8): Ex-finance minister and former chief minister of Penang Lim Guan Eng is disappointed by the arrest of his wife, Betty Chew, by the authorities.