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Press Statement by investPenang Director Dato’ Seri Lee Kah Choon – 11 March 2019

GEORGE TOWN, Penang - Some factories in Penang have recently suspended their operations and downsized their workforce due to the overall restructuring exercise industries have to undergo due to: 1) slower global economic growth & slower...

How to celebrate International Women’s Day at work without going overboard

It’s the eve of International Women’s Day (IWD). You’ve got your playlist ready, and you’ve been inspired by the career advice you’ve read by the women leaders we’ve featured. Now, how would you be commemorating this...

Komtar rep marvels at women’s contributions, gives a movie treat

CALLING female voters of Komtar constituency or currently living there to register for a free movie screening of the upcoming ‘Captain Marvel.’ They need only to bring their identity card with them for registration. Tickets...

SAM Engineering plant to supply parts to Airbus

BUKIT MERTAJAM: SAM Engineering (M) Bhd’s new RM140mil manufacturing plant will produce aerospace components for Airbus commercial aircraft. “The new 145,000 sq ft plant in Bukit Minyak is equipped with state-of-the-art precision machinery and will...

Malaysia second country to run Facebook’s Terragraph trials

GEORGE TOWN (Bernama): Malaysia is the second country in the world after Hungary to run trials for Terragraph, a new wireless technology, says Communications and Multimedia Minister Gobind Singh Deo. He said the Terragraph pilot...

YES launches first large scale Terragraph market pilot in Asia

GEORGE TOWN: YTL Communications Sdn Bhd has announced the launch of the Terragraph pilot market here, an industry-led initiative to deploy advanced gigabit wireless infrastructure in an urban area. The deployment, supported by Facebook, is...

YTL: Setting up Terragraph is easy, even with George Town’s UN heritage status

GEORGE TOWN: Deploying the Terragraph gigabit wireless infrastructure in the Unesco heritage city status of George Town can be done without the need to dig trenches and disrupt the city, says YTL Communications chief...

CM: Seberang Prai has big potential in business, arts and tourism

PENANG is set to see greater development taking place on the mainland in the near future, says Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow. He said Seberang Prai has big potential for industrial as well as socio-economic...

Aspen-Ikea JV invests RM2.6 bil on metropolis in mainland Penang

BATU KAWAN: Aspen Vision City Sdn Bhd, a joint venture (JV) company between Aspen Group Holdings Ltd and Ikea Southeast Asia, has invested more than RM2.6 billion in its 99.15ha master-planned metropolis in mainland...

Rising to world recognition

THE International School of Penang (Uplands) has become the first institution in the state to be accredited by the Council of International Schools (CIS). It joins an elite group of only around 500 schools worldwide...

Phase two of state digital library continues to be the pride of Penang

THE Penang Digital Library Phase Two (PDL-P2) is now open! The library, with a total area of about 16,000 sq ft, has been completed in December last year. The PDL-P2 is now open to public. Chief Minister...

Penang State Pongal Celebration

Event Date 02 Feb 2019 Don't miss the Penang State Pongal Celebration this 2 Feb 2019 (Sat) starting from 9am to 6pm at the Penang Hindu Endowment Board on Jalan Macalister. Bringing you an array of...