TAIPING (Jan 6): Seven units of double-storey terrace houses, four motorcycles, a van and a car were razed in a fire in Taman Tupai Mas here, early Saturday morning.
SHAH ALAM (Nov 13): The 233km long West Coast Expressway (WCE) from Taiping, Perak, to Banting, Selangor, is seen to boost economic development in the northern region of Selangor.
KUALA KANGSAR (Nov 11): The Perak government has asked for the consent of the Sultan of Perak, Sultan Nazrin Shah to gazette the Taiping lake Garden including Bukit Larut as the Royal Lake Garden.
Transport infrastructure developments such as roads, railways, airports and ports tend to signal where the next property hot spot will be as they often serve as catalysts to drive economic activity while enhancing the liveability of the areas they serve or operate in.
IPOH (Nov 8): About 20 children of Rumah Kanak-Kanak Taiping will be sent back to their next of kin or placed in other welfare homes following the closure of the home tomorrow.
KUALA LUMPUR (March 7): They say it never rains in Southern California but it sure rains a lot in Taiping.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 9): Taiping folk who have dreamt of a cable car service for the town’s lovely Bukit Larut may be disappointed.