Tag: George Town
The building will be closed for two years, and the museum will move temporarily to the second museum on Macalister Road in July.
Timbalan Pendakwa Raya tidak menawarkan sebarang jaminan kerana semua tertuduh didakwa mengikut Seksyen 147 Kanun Keseksaan (tidak boleh diikat jamin).
Victim put ring on at 8pm last night before having sex with his wife.
Trustees of original Silver Chariot procession not against golden chariot, but say they fear plying same route in George Town could be 'chaotic and disruptive'.
Chingay, lion dance and a whole fiesta on the pier to welcome 17,000 arrivals.
Lim Guan Eng calls for a rethink on the Bank Negara ruling hurting exporters.
Each time floods hit bad, money is promised to build bridges and dams, and then what happens, asks Jagdeep Singh Deo.
Its government firms up places to house them, despite objections from some residents.
One of the oldest markets in Malaysia just got prettier with more room for business.
State Exco also denies refusing to work with NGOs saying many meetings and workshops were held with civil society on the Penang Transport Master Plan.
There is no inconsistency in numbers of heritage units sold to foreigners, says Penang's local government exco Chow Kon Yeow.
Gerakan Youth claims contradictory replies were furnished in the state assembly.
Meskipun tertuduh, Ja'afar Halid mengaku bersalah bagi pertuduhan tertentu, mahkamah memerintahkan dia dirujuk ke Hospital Bahagia Ulu Kinta, Perak untuk pemeriksaan kesihatan mental.
State opposition party aspires to fill void left by Penang government and promote island's unique heritage of traditional Chinese coffee shops.
Six pre-war shophouses in George Town remain in shambles despite a promise to repair them last year, says Gerakan Youth.
Motorists advised to skip Tun Dr Lim Chong Eu Expressway and use Jalan Sultan Azlan Shah instead.
In the early 1960s, George Town was fully autonomous financially and was the richest local authority, with annual revenue almost double that of the state of Penang.
Dr Caryn Koh, in recently completed larger-than-life mural at Magazine Road, George Town says she never knew she would be immortalised five-storeys high.
No recognition given to Muslim tourist places in guidebooks or maps, claims Teluk Ayer Tawar assemblyperson Jahara Hamid in Penang assembly.
Penang Chinese Chamber of Commerce denies that greed is the main reason many properties in the George Town heritage site are being offered for sale.
DAP's Teh Lai Heng suggests increasing current RM2 million imposed on foreigners buying shophouses, as they evict traditional trades and quadruple rent in George Town.
Court rules that newspaper had merely reported story based on court documents and this is not defamatory to Batu Uban Assemblyman Dr T Jayabalan.
Federal minister supportive of homestays in prewar shophouses in Penang, but says they have no choice but to follow local authority rules.
State Gerakan Youth leader wants state government to come clean on sale of heritage properties after NGO claims more than 200 were bought by Singaporeans recently.