Cops make island safer for tourists

Wednesday, 23 July 2014.

GEORGE TOWN: THE Penang police are stepping up efforts to make George Town a safer place for tourists.


Mall’s heritage effort honoured

By Paul Toh - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:08

GEORGE TOWN: WITH the restoration and development of St Joseph’s Novitiate (St Jo’s) into a lifestyle mall, Gurney Paragon Mall has entered the Malaysia Book of Records (MBR) as the first shopping complex integrated with a heritage building.

Safety campaign to reduce road fatalities

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:07

ALOR STAR: In conjunction with the Hari Raya celebrations, Kedah Road Safety Department (JKJR) recently launched a road safety programme.


By Jennifer Tham - Wednesday, July 23, 2014 - 08:06

GEORGE TOWN: G Hotel has launched a new hip place to hang out, the Tree Bar under an 80-year old raintree.

Third highest number of crashes

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 08:17

MUAR: Johor ranked as the third state to have the highest number of road accidents in the country while Kuala Lumpur topped the list followed by Pahang.

Boh Plantation Charity Fun Run

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 08:16

KUALA LUMPUR: Run amidst the lush greenery of the Boh tea plantation for a good cause at the first ever Boh Highlands Run.

Niosh in full support of war on Aedes

Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 08:15

THE National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (Niosh) offers its full support to the Health Ministry's all-out war on dengue and calls on employers and employees to ensure that all workplaces are free of Aedes mosquito breeding grounds.

Shopping spree for 18 poor kids

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 08:07

ALOR STAR: Eighteen children of Baitul Ihsan Kampung Perik Orphanage Home were all smiles as they chose their Hari Raya clothes.

Litterbugs to face the music

By ZAHRATULHAYAT MAT ARIF - Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 08:06

ALOR STAR: IN order to make the state a better place to live, Solid Waste and Public Cleansing Management Corporation (PPSPPA) and Environment Idaman Bhd (Envi) will come down hard on those who throw rubbish indiscriminately.

Improving students’ multiple language skills

By MUHAMAD SYAKIR ABDUL WAHAB - Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 08:06

GEORGE TOWN: Kolej Islam Teknologi Antarabangsa (Kitab) is preparing its students to be more fluent in multiple languages after graduation.

The Band Star Hunt ends with Volatile

By MUHAMAD SYAKIR ABDUL WAHAB - Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 08:05

GEORGE TOWN: THE Band Star Hunt Penang finals turned the alfresco area at Gurney Plaza here into a concert hall, recently.