The Penang BN is dangling a RM30bn public transport (including monorail) carrot as part of its "state key results area". In the first place, why monorail - which is hardly the preferred option in many advanced cities around...
I am not sure why the Penang government is willing to cooperate with the federal government for a monorail project, when I believe the Penang transport masterplan, commissioned by the state government, recommended a combination of bus rapid transit...
The monorail system in KL has once again hit the news - for the wrong reasons. This time the train stalled when power was cut after the system detected a traction problem. The loss of power resulted in...
No real surprises with the 'new' Penang Hill Railway design. In the first place, was the project with new tracks to bypass the Middle Station really necessary? And I hear that the hump in the tracks near the Middle...
For those who think the streets of George Town are too narrow for trams, what do you make of this? That's a photograph last week of a tram running in Lisbon, Portugal.