Has the Penang state government done enough to ensure adequate availability of low-income housing in the state? Kebelakangan ini, nampaknya ada kerisauan di kalangan penduduk Pulau Pinang yang menrungut dan kuatir tentang harga rumah yang melambung tinggi sehingga...
Attended a discussion on low-income housing in Malaysia and these were some of the points that surfaced. Federal/state policy on low-income housing has failed. Accessibilty and universal design (including pedestrian access) is often indequate. Public transport connections especially outside...
So how can low-income workers afford to buy homes? There is real shortfall of affordable housing in Penang, especially on the island. On the other hand, developers have been falling over themselves to build high-end condos and houses for the upper-middle...
MIC president Samy Vellu was booed and publicly humiliated when he turned up to officiate at the Aattam 100 Vagai 3 (100 types of dance) performance at the Penang International Sports Arena (Pisa) last night. Sources tell me the crowd...
"Please help us": Some of the villagers who are not sure what to do next - Photo by Anil Netto Villagers in a dozen households next to the St Francis Xavier's Church face uncertainty after receiving three letters over the...