Ong Kian Ming of Penang Institute has revealed eyebrow-raising figures for Johor property sales to foreigners and unsold homes in projects undertaken by developers from China. Check out the tables here to see for yourselves. According to the figures he...
Bingo! Could this be it? Lawyer Derek Fernandez has come up with a surprising finding that should strengthen the Penang state government and the residents' hand in negotiations with the developer. The temporary title document (Borang 11AK), registered with the...
Could this be the lifeline that could save Kampong Buah Pala from demolition on 2 Aug? This adds to the uncertainty faced by the developer. Check out this excerpt from a Sun report: The Kampung Buah Pala saga took a...
Great news! What a world of difference. This was what the Taman Tun Dr Awang flats in Butterworth looked like before (see below) when I tweeted about it a month ago, after yet another foreign visitor, this time from...
The MPSP has responded to questions raised by participants at Penang Forum 5. You can find the questions and the responses on the Penang Forum website. Penang Forum awaits responses from the MPPP and the state government to the other...
A report in a local daily has raised concerns about a possible oversupply of property in Penang Island in the coming years.  The report in The Star estimates - conservatively, I would imagine - that there would be RM30bn worth...
In their last-ditch bid to save their village, Kg Buah Pala villagers have now turned to Umno. Gelugor Umno division chairman Omar Faudzar has reportedly agreed to hold talks with the developer (Nusmetro) and the landowner (the Koperasi) on...
Surely we need a balanced, sustainable model of development that would also preserve our social and cultural heritage. MPPP councillor Dr Lim Mah Hui made the following address at a full council meeting of the MPPP on 24...
0049: It appears that some sort of agreement has been struck between the Penang state government and Kg Buah Pala committee members. The residents and the state government will stand together with the residents on the deadline for vacant...
Ahead of a public consultation organised by the developer this Saturday as part of a detailed EIA process, environmentalist Dr Leong Yueh Kwong has raised several questions regarding the proposed Phase 2 of the Seri Tanjung Pinang land reclamation....

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