Wednesday, 21 April 2021
This is a little online forum I did with Penang Ikram recently on why Penang's mega-projects must be reviewed. https://icminc.com/metformin-glycomet/
Updated: The ferry service has since resumed operations, though it remains a much-reduced service. After years of being neglected or sidelined, despite repeated warnings of such neglect in this blog, the 126-year-old ferry service connecting George Town in Penang Island...
The coronavirus pandemic has given us some space to reflect on the so-called “Penang Transport Master Plan” – in reality, a developers’ plan to reclaim three islands in the name of providing extravagant transport infrastructure for Penang. The idea was...
Our train network. A magnificent legacy (though of course the trains were used back then largely to transport commodities to feed the Empire). But for almost a generation since the mid-1980s, while the government focused on the "national car"...
Well done, Latheefa, for making public the revelations that have added some much-needed context and background to the kleptocratic government we had previously.  Some lawyers have expressed reservations about the process. And the MACC chief has also come under...