There, it didn't take long for the RM16 million 'toy' monorail in Malacca to grind to a screeching halt.  Penang, which is still grappling with the idea of rail transit, can learn from Malacca's costly experiment with monorail. Embarrassingly, a...
The federal government's double standards in the allocation of funding for conservation and revitalisation projects in Penang and Malacca are disturbing. Malacca receives RM30 million while Penang gets only RM20 million. First, the disparity in the amounts given is hard...
The Penang Island Municipal Council (MPPP) is set to take action against the preemptive demolition of a building at 20 Pykett Avenue, the site of a large property development project. But will such action be enough of a deterrence...
When the news spread that Khir Toyo had been charged in court for accepting in bribe, a political scientist sent me a message: "Khir Toyo arrested and Samy out. Elections must be very close now." He isn't the only one...
So the prices of sugar and petrol have gone up again. But who stands to gain? This is the third time this year that the price of white refined sugar prices has been hiked. It was raised by 20 sen...