Tag: Chow Kon Yeow
The Penang chief minister says without PSR, there will not be any LRT approval.
State government collaborates with online firm to provide discount on medicines.
However, state government is concerned over effects of China-US trade in second and third quarters.
Menteri Perumahan dan Kerajaan Tempatan, Zuraida Kamaruddin berkata hari ini bahawa kertas kerja dan formaliti lain berhubung keputusan Kabinet akan disempurnakan selepas Hari Raya.
It will also meet the education ministry to discuss concerns, says the chief minister.
CM says this sort of thinking has hampered efforts to get more development funds from the federal government.
He says reports by two consultants also indicated the Kulim airport will be in direct competition to the Penang airport.
The chief minister says he was only passing the message.
Chief minister also reveals that the state government has purchased more land in Batu Kawan, where a major international medical city is to open and IJN and a cancer institute are planning their branches.
State will consider the idea if there are adequate funds and land, says chief minister.
Sungai Muda, yang merupakan sumber bekalan air mentah Pulau Pinang kini hanya berupaya memenuhi keperluan air negeri itu dan Kedah sehingga 2025.
Perak mahu menjual air terawat kepada Pulau Pinang, sementara negeri berkenaan berminat untuk menyalurkan air mentah dari Sungai Perak.
Chow Kon Yeow kata tanpa projek Bayan Lepas pada 1970-an, Pulau Pinang akan kekal menjadi kampung nelayan.
Chow Kon Yeow says without the Bayan Lepas project in the 1970s, Penang would have remained 'a sleepy fishing village'.
Chow Kon Yeow says the previous EIA for the three islands project was rejected due to concerns over its impact on fisheries.
Penang chief minister says the National Physical Planning Council has also given it 18 pieces of advice regarding the implementation of the project.
Ketua Menteri Pulau Pinang, Chow Kon Yeow berkata, projek pembinaan terowong dasar laut Pulau Pinang dan 3 jalan utama itu akan diteruskan.
Chow Kon Yeow berkata, Jabatan Alam Sekitar memberi kelulusan kepada projek itu pada 10 April lalu dan pembinaannya dijangka dimulakan menjelang pertengahan 2020
He praises Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow for having a monitoring panel for CMI.
The chief minister says a special ledger will be introduced to show the 'inflow and outflow of revenue' at CMI to ensure accountability.
Attributing the 86% drop in FDI last year to the cyclical nature of the electrical and electronics industry, Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow says a new investment council has been tasked with attracting investments.
Dewan Perniagaan Cina Pulau Pinang bimbang mengenai projek pembinaan lapangan terbang Kulim yang diumumkan kerajaan baru-baru ini.
Penang Chinese Chambers of Commerce meet state government to express concern over the Kulim project.
CM says illegal dumpsite in Bukit Mertajam is being closely monitored.