Minister says formalities being completed for the country’s largest city council, covering 747.8 sq km, with a population of 946,200.
Exco man says the proposal is being deliberated by the federal Cabinet.
A-G also finds that MBPP collected RM11.06 million less in assessments in 2017 compared to the year before.
State exco man says he was told that there is no rule forbidding states from having more than one city.
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.
The local government committee chairman wants them to be 'most efficient' in implementing the state's policies.
Majlis Perbandaran Seberang Perai mengeluarkan 49 kompaun berjumlah RM12,000 dan kos pembersihan sebanyak RM13,995 kepada BN 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.
State BN chief says he is prepared to pay fines from the Seberang Perai municipal council too for putting up posters illegally.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Maimunah Mohd Sharif was president of the Seberang Perai Municipal Council during the time an illegal carbon processing factory in Sungai Lembu was operating.
Seberang Perai Municipal Council meeting minutes show DOE was 'okay' with the running of the factory but wanted more safety controls in place.
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..
Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng says he believes state exco man Phee Boon Poh, who was arrested by MACC, did not take any bribe.
Penang state exco member Chow Kon Yeow says funds were used to finance flood mitigation projects in the state.
Penang Umno's Zainal Abidin Osman says ratepayers' money must be put to better use than to obtain such dubious awards.
Majlis Perbandaran Pulau Pinang membayar RM20,680 pada 2013, manakala Majlis Perbandaran Seberang Perai membayar RM18,408.10 pada 2014.
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.
When abstracted from social reality, all religions can be presented as too lofty to shed light on the real interfaith challenges facing our society.
Rozali Mohamud to be Seberang Perai Municipal Council (MPSP) president, as incumbent Maimunah Mohd Sharif to be made mayor of Penang Island City Council.
Ramasamy debunks Barisan Nasional's claims over the state's finances adding that it had the lowest debts compared with other states.
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