The calm and tranquility of two popular parks in Penang will be destroyed if plans proceed for an elevated six-lane Pan Island Link Highway that will slice through these green lungs. The Sungai Ara Linear Park: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JdTVuMHpuzs and the Youth Park: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iOc0rTmpd-w Perhaps...
The unprecedented floods in the state of Kerala in southern India have been described by a prominent ecologist as "manmade". The terrible floods offer a timely warning for us, in particular the governments of Penang, Kedah, Pahang, Kelantan, Terengganu...
The state government, in trying to defend the mega Pan Island Link highway project (proposed by a major contractor and two Penang-based property developers), has lambasted critics for posting "misleading visuals" which it described as "fake". It then showed...
Roger Teoh, a PhD postgraduate studying at the Centre for Transport Studies, Imperial College London, has come up with an immediate rebuttal of the Penang state government's latest attempt to defend the RM9bn mega highway project proposed by a...
The RM9bn six-lane highway which will tunnel through 10km of the hills of Penang are "clearly incompatible" with plans to get Unesco to list the hill as a protected biosphere, a former senior Unesco advisor has said. "The projects...