Tag: George Town
The 140-year-old town hall was the set for 'Anna and the King'.
The replicas are so beautifully made that if you weren't hungry when you entered the museum, you certainly will be by the time you leave.
Rumah P Ramlee is the quaint wooden house in Penang built by the singer-actor's father and uncle, and is filled with exhibits of his life and works.
Penang’s first KFC outlet, housed in the iconic landmark, will cease operations on March 16, after 32 years.
Some cartoon or caricature images are fashioned from wrought-iron rods while others incorporate real life objects into the painting for a 3D effect.
One of the earliest Buddhist temples in Penang, its top attraction is its main shrine of a giant Buddha statue with face and hands made of white marble.
Contractors also reveal ‘double-decker’ two-lane flyovers as the tunnel comes to ground in busy Jalan Sungai Pinang.
State heritage agency to set up repository to keep building plans and other documents to aid in restoration work in future.
Mangsa maut di tempat kejadian akibat tikaman di dada kirinya dalam pergaduhan pukul 10 malam tadi.
An exhibition, held in conjunction with the 10th anniversary of George Town’s listing as a Unesco World Heritage Site, showcases, among others, the certificate of inscription.
Chow Kon Yeow says foreign ownership of such buildings in the state is still under control as less than 4% of 4,000 buildings are foreign-owned.
The longstanding feud between a Chinese clan group and the Penang government appears to have ended with the offer to return the property seized in 2013.
Penang state government signs an agreement on developing sister-city ties with Arles in the Cote d'Azure.
Makam abad ke-19 Dato Koyah akan dibuka semula selepas projek baik pulih lebih 3 tahun siap.
19th century Dato Koyah mausoleum will be reopened today after a meticulous three-year restoration project.
Police believe man clad only in his underwear is mentally unsound and possibly drunk.
USM team at historical site in Penang makes surprise discovery during excavation of the moat and outer defensive structures of the fort yesterday.
DAP's Teh Yee Cheu says these 'hardworking' officers should not be punished for whatever he may have done to anger state government.
Son in despair searching in George Town for Annapuranee Jenkins, 65, who was reported lost 11 days ago while on her way to visit her mother, 101.
The three Malaysian cities join Ulaanbaatar (Mongolia), Yangon (Myanmar) and Karachi (Pakistan) as the cheapest for expats in Asia.
According to the results of a Booking.com survey, respondents said their food priority in 2018 will be to visit street markets and eat like the locals.
Civil society group says it is worried natural attraction would be exploited for profit or see its assets fall under private ownership eventually.
As floodwaters recede in some places, the clean-up becomes arduous for authorities and homeowners.
Ratusan orang pelbagai lapisan masyarakat berkumpul sepanjang jalan untuk mendapatkan sekilas pandang pasangan diraja itu dan ada yang bernasib baik dapat bersalaman.