This is the final article in a six-part series to explain why the Penang state government should get an independent review of the Penang transport masterplan. It was written by Dr Ahmad Hilmy, an associate professor at USM (Technology...
The above chart shows clearly how the aborted RM1.0bn 17km Penang Outer Ring Road (Porr) morphed into the RM8.0bn 19.5km Pan Island Link (PIL). The irony back in around 2002 was that the then opposition in Penang, which is...
About a hundred concerned Penangites gathered peacefully outside the Penang State Assembly this morning to call for an an independent review of SRS Consortium's outlandish RM46bn transport proposal, which critics have derided as a 'property play'. Under the proposal,...
A gathering in support of a proposal by a contractor and two Penang-based property developers to put up RM46bn of transport infrastructure fell flat when only about 10 people turned up. A couple of people believed to be associated...
This is the fourth article in a series to explain why the Penang state government should get an independent review of the Penang transport Master Plan (PTMP). It was written by Dr Ahmad Hilmy, an associate professor in USM...