LETTER | This despite the incidence of over 200 landslides last year on Penang Hill itself.

Penang allocates RM10 million to repair hill slopes | The Malaysian Insight

This follows 2 fatal landslides within a year, with last month's Bukit Kukus tragedy claiming 9 lives.

Penang announces RM1,000 bonus for civil servants | Malay Mail

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 9 — The Penang state government announced today a RM1,000 or half-month bonus for civil servants under Budget 2019. The bonus, which will be paid out to 3,915 civil servants, will cost the state a total of RM5.23 million. Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow said the bonus will be...

Go-ahead for two hotels on Penang Hill

GEORGE TOWN: The state government has in principle allowed the Penang Hill Corporation (PHC) to proceed with its proposed plans to build two hotels on Penang Hill. Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow today said the state had granted planning approval for the hotels to be constructed.

Penang sets aside RM10m for hill slope rehab

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 9 — The Penang state government will allocate RM10 million to hill slope repair works under the state budget for 2019. Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow (PH - Padang Kota) said...

Penang govt to review decade-old social welfare programmes

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 9 — The Penang state government will be reviewing its various social welfare programmes that it had introduced since 2008. Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow (PH - Padang Kota)...

Penang allocates RM34m to spur state tourism

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 9 — The Penang government proposed a RM34 million allocation to spur the tourism industry in the state under its Budget 2019. Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow (PH - Padang Kota)...

Civil society slams Penang again over road, hill-slope plans | The Malaysian Insight

State accused of being tone deaf, ignoring protests against sea reclamation and other development.

Groups protest against Penang development projects (VIDEO)

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 9 — Groups led by Penang Forum protested against allegedly indiscriminate projects in Penang by demonstrating outside the state assembly building today, before they were ordered to...