KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): The novel coronavirus outbreak is threatening the health of more than just the general public – gloom and doom have also fallen on the various Asian tourist destinations that draw the Chinese market.
MUKAH (Jan 6): An employee of an oil palm plantation in Balingian, about 75km from here, suffered burns on his hands in an attempt to extinguish a fire that engulfed a block of workers' quarters Saturday night.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 31): Ahmad Zaki Resources Bhd (AZRB)'s second quarter net profit fell 12% to RM4.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 7): Former Lembaga Tabung Haji chairman Datuk Seri Abdul Azeez Abdul Rahim (pictured) and his brother Datuk Abdul Latif Abdul Rahim's corruption trial will be heard at the Sessions Court on Sept 25 and Oct 11.
GEORGE TOWN (March 7): The Penang Island City Council (MBPP) said today that the proposed RM600 million GDV township development in Balik Pulau does not exist because no planning permission application has been received from the developer.
PETALING JAYA (Feb 11): A lost truck driver went on a misadventure after that ultimately ended in his truck falling off a cliff and into a river after following directions from Google Maps, reported The Jakarta Post.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 31): Ark Resources Holdings Bhd has entered into a joint venture agreement to develop a piece of land in Balik Pulau, Penang.
In Live! 2019, we dig deeper into Penang island, past the touristy spots and into what may be the last holdout to the forward march of development.
If you had to bring home some souvenirs from Balik Pulau, you cannot go wrong with bedak sejuk and various goods made of nutmeg.
While wandering the gentle roads of Balik Pulau on Penang island, Live! found places to visit that cater for tastes ranging from the luxurious to the more adventurous.