What’s Hot in Penang This Week (4-10 JAN 2009)

Palestinian Sufferings Pasted On Rapid Penang Buses
Bernama, Malaysia – 10 Jan 2009
PENANG, Jan 10 (Bernama) — Rapid Penang Sdn Bhd (Rapid Penang) pasted pictures showing the sufferings caused by the Israeli aggression on Palestine on two …

Malaysia Star
Sweet, confusing Penang island
Malaysia Star, Malaysia – 10 Jan 2009
No sooner was it said than done, my wife and I were motoring up the highway, past Ipoh, and heading for Penang bridge, and the seven ringgit toll. …
Don’t Dismiss PR Government’s Efforts To Lure Investors – Lim
Bernama, Malaysia – 10 Jan 2009
PENANG, Jan 10 (Bernama) — Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said today International Trade and Industry Minister Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin should not …
Lim acknowledges Barisan govt’s investment efforts Malaysia Star
Show proof of RM10bil FDI, Guan Eng told Malaysia Star
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Penang Govt To Punish MPSP Officer
Bernama, Malaysia – 8 Jan 2009
PENANG, Jan 8 (Bernama) — Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the state government would penalise a Seberang Prai Municipal Council (MPSP) officer who …

Malaysia Star
Penang CNY do on Feb 1
Malaysia Star, Malaysia – 7 Jan 2009
A BULL named Wang Niu, which means ‘prosperous bull’ in Mandarin, will be the mascot of Penang’s Chinese New Year Cultural & Heritage Celebration 2009 to be …
Penang: No special session on Gaza onslaught The Malaysian Insider
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Gory death in Penang waters
New Straits Times, Malaysia – 8 Jan 2009
“I think the dolphin might have lost its way and entered Penang waters. It’s weird… so many sea animals seem to be turning up dead. …
Gaza Under Siege: Penang to hold forum
New Straits Times, Malaysia – 8 Jan 2009
GEORGE TOWN: The state government will hold an open forum to discuss Israel’s invasion of the Gaza Strip at Dewan Sri Pinang here on Wednesday. …
08-01-2009: Penang deserves LCCT, says Lim
The Edge Daily, Malaysia – 7 Jan 2009
by Regina William GEORGE TOWN: Instead of having two low-cost carrier terminals (LCCT) almost right next to each other, there should be one built in Penang, …
Penang Withdraws Stop-Work Order To MMC-Gamuda JV
Bernama, Malaysia – 7 Jan 2009
PENANG, Jan 7 (Bernama) — The Penang government has agreed to withdraw an order to stop work on the Ipoh-Padang Besar railway double-track project after …
DJ Penang Lifts Stop Work Order On Rail Project – Bernama MarketWatch (press release)
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Malaysians stand united against Israel’s Gaza attack
Malaysia Star, Malaysia – 10 Jan 2009
Also present was Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, who called for an immediate ceasefire and withdrawal of Israeli troops. During the demostration …