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 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 7): The Penang State Government through the Seberang Perai Municipal Council has uncovered efforts by an individual to encroach into government land in Batu Kawan and use it as a graveyard.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 8): Plasticware products manufacturer cum property developer Acme Holdings Bhd has proposed to undertake a bonus issue of up to 59.
PETALING JAYA: Think you can do something about those unused spaces under highways? If you have any idea, please take part in Malaysia’s first design competition that seeks to rejuvenate these dead spaces.
PETALING JAYA (October 5): Penang government will proceed with plans for Seberang Prai municipal council (MPSP) on mainland Penang to city to be elevated to city council status.
GEORGE TOWN (Oct 3): In a debate on the durability of a Light Rail Transit (LRT) (pictured) system, Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) project manager Szeto Wai Loong was reported saying that “such a system was likely to last forever, requiring only minimal maintenance such as software upgrades in the long run compared with trams and bus-tram hybrids”.