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We’re funding RM115 mil parking project, not Penang govt, says HeiTech

The company will manage all the 36,000 parking bays under the project for 7 years.

Penang’s smart parking hits a snag, leaves local councils furious

Woman who used app to pay for parking in George Town gets a summons notice from the council because of problems in implementation.

Pemilik didenda RM1,000 benar tanah jadi tempat buang sampah haram

Pemilik H'ng Boon Chai dihukum di bawah Seksyen 82(5) Akta Kerajaan Tempatan 1976 yang memperuntukkan denda maksimum RM1,000 atau penjara sehingga 6 bulan.

Seberang Perai to get city status after Raya

Minister says formalities being completed for the country’s largest city council, covering 747.8 sq km, with a population of 946,200.

Penang expects city status for Seberang Perai soon

Exco man says the proposal is being deliberated by the federal Cabinet.

Deficit rises 70-fold for Penang Island City Council

A-G also finds that MBPP collected RM11.06 million less in assessments in 2017 compared to the year before.

Penang to re-apply for city status for Seberang Perai

State exco man says he was told that there is no rule forbidding states from having more than one city.

Jagdeep: LED street lights helping Penang save millions

The Penang exco says the installation of LED street lamps will help both local councils in the state save close to 60% of their street lighting costs.

Jagdeep tells Penang councillors to buck up

The local government committee chairman wants them to be 'most efficient' in implementing the state's policies.

Tampal poster tanpa permit: BN didenda lagi, kali ini hampir RM26,000

Majlis Perbandaran Seberang Perai mengeluarkan 49 kompaun berjumlah RM12,000 dan kos pembersihan sebanyak RM13,995 kepada BN Pulau Pinang.

Penderma bantu BN bayar denda RM13,000 kepada PBT Pulau Pinang

Pengerusi BN Pulau Pinang berkata, parti itu juga bersedia membayar kompaun yang dikenakan Majlis Perbandaran Seberang Perai juga kerana menaikkan poster tanpa permit.

Donors help Penang BN pay RM13,000 fine to Penang council

State BN chief says he is prepared to pay fines from the Seberang Perai municipal council too for putting up posters illegally.

DAP councillors claim trial to posting false comments on Facebook

P David Marshel and Satees Muniandy were charged under the Communications and Multimedia Act with allegedly ‘initiating the transmission of a communication that is false’ to annoy an MIC leader.

DAP: Putrajaya should give RM500 for Penang flood victims too

Bukit Mertajam MP Steven Sim says federal government set precedent with RM500 given to Dec 2014 Kelantan flood victims, as he also calls for GST to be waived in Penang.

Apologise in 48 hours or face legal action, MACC tells Lim

Anti-graft agency wants an apology from the Penang chief minister for saying that their detention of state executive councillor Phee Boon Poh was illegal.

Lawyer: IC, passport returned to Penang exco man Phee

Ramkarpal Singh says Phee Boon Poh cooperated fully with MACC during a seven-hour questioning session today over the illegal Sungai Lembu carbon processing factory.

Former MPSP president seen entering MACC HQ today

Maimunah Mohd Sharif was president of the Seberang Perai Municipal Council during the time an illegal carbon processing factory in Sungai Lembu was operating.

Penang declassifies Sg Lembu factory meeting minutes

Seberang Perai Municipal Council meeting minutes show DOE was 'okay' with the running of the factory but wanted more safety controls in place.

Mansor: PKR stands with Penang govt, will not punish Norlela

Penang PKR chief says issues she had brought up on an illegal factory that led to the arrest of DAP man Phee Boon Poh were in her capacity as Penanti state assembly representative..

No protection for corrupt in Penang govt, says Guan Eng

Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng says he believes state exco man Phee Boon Poh, who was arrested by MACC, did not take any bribe.

Chow: Drainage collection by MPSP not misappropriated

Penang state exco member Chow Kon Yeow says funds were used to finance flood mitigation projects in the state.

Penang councils’ denial over vanity awards ‘weird and awkward’, says Umno

Penang Umno's Zainal Abidin Osman says ratepayers' money must be put to better use than to obtain such dubious awards.

Anugerah palsu: Datuk bandar akui 2 PBT bayar RM39,088 kepada EBA

Majlis Perbandaran Pulau Pinang membayar RM20,680 pada 2013, manakala Majlis Perbandaran Seberang Perai membayar RM18,408.10 pada 2014.

Penang local councils bought fake awards, says report

Penang Island City Council and Seberang Perai Municipal Council accused of having paid for awards from a 'bogus' organisation, which was exposed by a UK daily.