Tuesday, 4 August 2020
Huge peaceful protests are taking place in Israel - and there are lessons we can draw. Of course the first lesson is that large protests can be peaceful, and there is no need for heavy-handed action. There is...
Some one thousand low-cost flat dwellers in Jalan Sungai are casting their ballots over a three-day period ending tomorrow. The project is undertaken by the Penang Women's Development Corporation, but the entire process has won widespread acceptance among the...
The MPSP has responded to questions raised by participants at Penang Forum 5. You can find the questions and the responses on the Penang Forum website. Penang Forum awaits responses from the MPPP and the state government to the other...
There are growing fears that China's property bubble, driven by speculation, could be bursting and the country could be on the verge of a property-led slump. The implications could be worrying for other economies. The bubble could be...
A morning blaze in a kampung off Mengkuang Road in Butterworth Fire in a kampung From a distance, grey plumes Darken the morning sky, Someone's in trouble, Someone's home is ablaze. Passers-by gawk in awe, Fire-fighters frustrated, As hoses run dry, Valuable moments lost. Flames dart higher, Zinc sheets...