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Tag: Seberang Perai

Penang main pipe repaired, water supply to be restored from 3pm

Repairs on the 1,100mm clear water pipeline were completed at around 5am today.

Butterworth water main bursts, 200,000 people affected

Water supply company says central and southern districts can expect low water pressure or water supply interruptions.

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.

Chow Kon Yeow to be sworn in as Penang CM

Lim Guan Eng says he's confident of Chow’s ability to lead, and that he and his wife will be leaving Penang with a heavy heart.

Guan Eng’s press secretary to contest Berapit seat

DAP announces that Heng Lee Lee will contest in her hometown while Chong Eng and Steven Sim will defend their seats in Padang Lalang and Bukit Mertajam.

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.

Cops to hold inquest into Vasanthapiriya’s death

Penang police chief A Thaiveegan says public prosecutor's office gave approval for inquest into circumstances behind teen's suicide attempt.

Activist’s scathing report on Penang’s unsustainable ‘follies’

Cetdem founder Gurmit Singh tells state government to learn from mistakes of previous administration, not repeat them.

CM: We’re grateful but RM150m for flood mitigation not new

Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng says amount stated by Prime Minister Najib Razak was already promised last year by federal minister to help state deal with floods.

26 partygoers, mostly teens arrested in Perai drug fest

Those arrested appeared to be still high during the police raid at a homestay unit where a drug party had begun the night before.

Jagdeep: More RM150,000 homes to be built in Penang

Encouraging response from developers after Penang government lowers price cap for all categories of affordable homes for first-time buyers.

We need better interfaith dialogue

When abstracted from social reality, all religions can be presented as too lofty to shed light on the real interfaith challenges facing our society.

4 Indonesians nabbed for stealing from bags in express bus

Among stolen items found in their possession were laptops, jewellery and cash, all taken during journey.

Ban on gaming machines in Penang after 2018

The ban extends to supermarkets, malls and hotels.

Kit Siang supports Najib… and this is no fake news

DAP parliamentary leader agrees with prime minister that 'fake news' must be stamped out, but chides Najib over 'DAP anti-Malay or anti-Muslim' claim at Umno general assembly.

Penang govt asks for ‘another few years’ to fix flooding

Penang will undertake nine high-impact flood mitigation projects over next three years, while work on the Sungai Pinang phase 3 flood mitigation project is expected to begin in 2018.

Police rescue six human trafficking victims

Police raid on a flat uncover five men and a woman aged between 15 and 41 locked in on the 11th floor.

State awards for those keeping streets clean

Penang Yang di-Pertua Negeri Tun Abdul Rahman Abbas presents PJM and PJK awards to 10 Seberang Perai Municipal Council employees.

Seberang Perai alami hari tanpa hujan 31 hari

Kebanyakan kawasan di Pantai Barat Semenanjung mencatatkan bacaan suhu melebihi 35 darjah Celsius.