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Seri Tanjung Pinang Phase 2 detailed EIA report executive summary


The Seri Tanjung Pinang Phase 2 detailed EIA executive summary is actually available online – but it might as well be hidden.

One Billion Rising – Stop the violence against women, children

About 60 volunteers from various Penang-based groups including Women’s Centre for Change (WCC) and the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA), performed a flash mob dance at Gurney Plaza to call for an end to violence against women and children.

City of Dreams mystery continues


City of Dreams ad on Facebook

From what I understand, the MPPP (Perancangan Pembangunan) has not received any application for the City of Dreams project nor does it have any information about it.

Finalist protests removal of ABU painting from Balai Seni

A vivid painting titled ‘alksnaabknuaunmo’ by Cheng Yenpheng, a finalist in the Bakat Muda Sezaman 2013 art competition, was reportedly removed just before the award ceremony attended by Tourism and Culture Minister Mohd Nazri Aziz.

Seri Tanjung Pinang Phase 2 EIA report on display – but few aware

The Seri Tanjung Pinang Phase 2 EIA report is on public display at Level 4 of Komtar until 21 February – but response to view the three volumes has been poor.

The process appears to be just going through the motions. One concerned Penangite who viewed the volumes said the previous person to view them had come a week earlier!