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Penang International Dragon Boat Festival 2015

Penang International Dragon Boat Festival 2015

Written by Administrator II Thursday, 14 May 2015 Date: 30-31 May 2015 Time: 9.00am to 5.00pm Venue: Teluk Bahang Dam Dragon boating has been around in Penang since the 1950s and it is part of Penang’s heritage. Penang has...
Retaining Women in the Workforce: Closing Gaps and Breaking Barriers

Retaining Women in the Workforce: Closing Gaps and Breaking Barriers

"Retaining Women in the Workforce: Closing Gaps and Breaking Barriers" In conjunction with Labour Day, the Penang Women's Development Corporation (PWDC) and Penang Institute (PI) are proud to co-host a panel discussion titled "Retaining Women...

Travel the World with Penang World Music Festival 2015!

Written by Administrator II Friday, 20 March 2015 Date: 11 & 12 April 2015 Time: Workshop – 2pm- 5pm Night Concert- 6.00pm-12 midnight Venue: The Esplanade (Padang Kota Lama) The Penang World Music Festival (PWMF 2015) will be returning on...
Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta

Penang Hot Air Balloon Fiesta

Written by Administrator II Thursday, 29 January 2015 Date: 21 & 22 Feb 2015 Venue: Padang Polo, Penang Float above the Padang Polo in Penang on a hot air balloon to glimpse at George Town World Heritage Site...

Jump Street Trampoline Park Arrives in Penang!

Written by Administrator II Friday, 16 January 2015 After months of anticipation, the wait is finally over for trampoline and fitness fans in Penang. Jump Street Trampoline Park (Jump Street), continuing its efforts to revolutionise the...
Tropfest South East Asia 2015

Tropfest South East Asia 2015

Written by Administrator II Friday, 16 January 2015 Date: 1 February 2015 Venue: Esplanade FREE ENTRANCE Tropfest South East Asia, the newest addition to the world’s largest short film festival, has today revealed the 16 finalists in the running...
Penang Museum Trail and Museum Adventure Pass

Penang Museum Trail and Museum Adventure Pass

Written by Administrator II Friday, 16 January 2015 The Ministry of Tourism & Culture and Tourism Malaysia Penang has partnered with the Penang Tourist Centre (PTC) to launch the ‘Penang Museum Trail & Museum Adventure Pass’,...
Penang Botanic Gardens, 130 years of Legacy

Penang Botanic Gardens, 130 years of Legacy

130-year old Penang Botanic Gardens remain a popular place to visit for locals and tourists in Penang. Here's a little story by Janice Kua. The Penang Botanic Gardens receives tourists and regular visitors on a daily basis, and during...
A Trishaw Maker of Penang

A Trishaw Maker of Penang

Have you ever wondered who builds the trishaws riding around on the streets of George Town? Cheng Sim chats with one of a trishaw maker of Penang. Decades before the arrival of comfortable taxis and...

Tropica Spice Garden

Written by Administrator Monday, 29 December 2014 Timeless and enchanting, TROPICAL SPICE GARDEN is an eco-sanctuary tucked within a natural valley fronting the much chronicled Strait of Malacca. The garden is a privately funded agro-tourism project...

Visit Penang Year 2015: myPenang 2015 “Where the Festivities Never End”

Written by Administrator II Friday, 26 December 2014 What governs Penang’s uniqueness is mainly the multi-racial communities that have been residing in this Malaysian state for three generations, if not more. With them come the myriad...
Colonial Penang Museum

Colonial Penang Museum

Written by Administrator II Friday, 26 December 2014 Operating business hours:- 9.30am to 6.30pm ( Sunday to Saturday ) Address: No.7, Jalan D.S. Ramanathan ( Scott Rd), 10350 Penang, Malaysia. Entrance Fees : RM30.00 ( Adult ), RM15.00...