Minister in the PM's Department Nazri Aziz has given some free advice to Guan Eng - don't pay too much attention to the views of NGOs and environmentalists. Let me try and guess why he's giving this advice at...
If Copenhagen can allow pedestrians, cyclists and others to reclaim the streets from cars, why not Penang? [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=59-roEQZWOY?rel=0&w=470&h=269] It's not rocket science. Note there was initial scepticism and cynicism when the plans were car-free areas were first announced. Many said...
It's not just in Penang that people want more green spaces and bicycle paths as over-development results in nostalgia for the less-frenzied lifestyles of the past. http://s.wsj.net/media/swf/main.swf In Singapore too, nature lovers are hoping that the old KTM track from...
The Steering Committee of the Penang Forum is holding a public forum at the Caring Society Complex along Jalan Utama on 18 December from 9.00am to 5.00pm. The Penang Forum is an informal network of some 40 Penang-based NGOs...
Update: Apparently, there are no plans to widen Kelawai Road. What's happening there is a lot of work on drainage improvement and the laying of common trenching for utilities. Those who see any illegal tree-cutting should report to MPPP....