Penang in a Week (Week Ending 9 MAY 2009)

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Penang aids MACC in land scam inquiry

Malaysia Kini‎May 7, 2009‎
The Penang state government has agreed to assists the Malaysian Anti Corruption Commission (MACC) to unearth wrongdoings in connection with a botched land …

Aminah Feels More Comfortable Serving The People Without A Party

Bernama‎17 hours ago‎
PENANG, May 9 (Bernama) — Former Parti Keadilan Rakyat (PKR) member Aminah Abdullah, who is offering to contest as an independent candidate in the Penanti …

Special Penang Food, Fried Porridge @ 113 Cafe, Fettes Park

Malaysia Star‎May 7, 2009‎
Many times a lot of my friends will be asking me where to find good food. I will be asking them back, what are their preferences? …

Penang Govt to deposit RM14.7m with court

Malaysia Star‎May 5, 2009‎
GEORGE TOWN: The Penang Government will deposit RM14.7mil with the High Court in relation to a 2001 alleged land scam to avoid being cited for contempt. …

Tangkap! Video of arrest in Penang.

Malaysia Today‎May 7, 2009‎
By Susan Loone Activist Ng Eng Kiat was arrested by police in Penang tonight, for illegal assembly, at a SUARAM organised vigil in Penang. …

Penang PAS wants seat allocation in Pakatan reviewed

Sin Chew Jit Poh‎May 3, 2009‎
KEPALA BATAS: Penang PAS wants the party’s top leadership to call for a review the pact on seat allocation for elections in the Pakatan coalition. …

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Guan Eng okay with Mansor as Penang DCM 1

Malaysia Star‎Apr 29, 2009‎
GEORGE TOWN: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has given his personal approval to PKR’s Penanti by-election candidate Mansor Othman to take over as Deputy …

BAD experience for overseas visitor to boost Penang’s Medical …

Malaysia Star‎May 5, 2009‎
We are citizens of Indonesia and we have been always taking my Father to Gleneagles Penang since year 2001 for medical check ups. …

Penang Airport to have new thermal scanner

Malaysia Star‎May 4, 2009‎
GEORGE TOWN: The Penang International Airport will deploy another thermal scanner next week to facilitate the screening of passengers for the A (H1N1) …

No need to rush, senior citizens in Penang told

The Sun Daily‎May 4, 2009‎
Penang state executive councillor Phee Boon Poh said there was ample time for anyone above the age of 60 to register from now till March 8, 2010. …

House in heritage zone demolished

New Straits Times‎May 8, 2009‎
Resident Anthony Muthu, 79, said contractors tore down the vacant house without any permission from the Penang Island Municipal Council (MPPP). …

Penang sees drop in retail occupancy

Malaysia Star‎May 3, 2009‎
By DAVID TAN THE occupancy rate of retail space in Penang has dropped to 67%, compared with about 70% a year ago, while the occupancy rate of office space …

Penang CM says Perak fiasco shows ‘Najib is victim of old mindset’

The Malaysian Insider‎May 6, 2009‎
The Penang Chief Minister said the arrests in Ipoh were unwarranted and unjustified. He said those arrested are just seeking the dissolution of the Perak …

Roar with 80000 FREE flights to Langkawi and Penang as Tiger …

e-Travel Blackboard (press release)‎May 7, 2009‎
Tiger Airways celebrates the launch of its new destinations of Langkawi and Penang with over 80000 FREE flights. New routes further expand Tiger Airways’ …

Penanti Voters Can Check Polling Details

Bernama‎May 8, 2009‎
PENANG, May 8 (Bernama) — Penanti registered voters can check polling details for the state by-election slated for May 31 starting Friday. …

Mohd Hafiz steps down as Penang PAS Youth head

Malaysia Star‎May 3, 2009‎
By IAN MCINTYRE GEORGE TOWN: Penang PAS Youth head Mohd Hafiz Mohd Nordin, who was among the most vocal state leaders that wanted the party to contest in …

Two lists of candidates even before BN decision

Malaysia Star‎May 7, 2009‎
He said the Penang Umno list, which was sent to the Umno supreme council early this week, comprised seasoned as well as rising politicians from the …
State Umno submits list New Straits Times

Yikon to sell plot of land in Penang for RM10.5m

Business Times – Malaysia‎May 6, 2009‎
YIKON Corp Bhd, a jewellery company, is selling a plot of land at Bayan Lepas Industrial Estate for RM10.5 million to the Northern Corridor Implementation …