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Sabah Daily Express
I'll not retract statement or apologise: Muftiwrong, as long as it is referred to those who are against Islam," he told Berna
I'll not retract statement or apologise: Mufti
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 26 minutes ago
wrong, as long as it is referred to those who are against Islam," he told Bernama, here. On Sunday, DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng, who is also Penang Chief Minister, described the statement by the Pahang mufti as outrageous and unacceptable... Read more
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The Star
I will not apologise, says Pahang mufti over kafir statementit is not wrong, as long as it is referred to those who are against Islam," he
I will not apologise, says Pahang mufti over kafir statement
The Star / Posted 15 hours ago
it is not wrong, as long as it is referred to those who are against Islam," he told Bernama, here. DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng, also Penang chief minister, described the statement by Abdul Rahman as outrageous and unacceptable because DAP... Read more
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The Star
Debate must be held in a peaceful manner, says DAPTong Chong Seah in Logan Road on June 11. Liang then offered to take over from
Debate must be held in a peaceful manner, says DAP
The Star / Posted yesterday
Tong Chong Seah in Logan Road on June 11. Liang then offered to take over from Loo for the debate. Chow noted that when Lim Guan Eng first became chief minister in 2008, his immediate concern was to solve the state’s traffic woes. “Hock Seng... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Incidence of measles rises in Pahangcampaigns on the vaccination,” he told reporters after the launch of the automa
Incidence of measles rises in Pahang
The Borneo Post / Posted 2 days ago
campaigns on the vaccination,” he told reporters after the launch of the automated external defibrillator by Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng at Bukit Bendera here. To date, there had been two cases of deaths from diphtheria, in Melaka and Kedah. —... Read more
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The Star
Vell Paari: Opposition possibly receiving leaked MACC informationPaari said that there was a possibility that the Opposition had influenced The
Vell Paari: Opposition possibly receiving leaked MACC information
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
Paari said that there was a possibility that the Opposition had influenced The Commission's investigations into Lim Guan Eng due to an apparently close relationship between an MACC officer and Rafizi. "This might have given the... Read more
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The Star
MCA: DAP must explain relationship with PASsaid Ti. He questioned if DAP would be a party of many passes, and whether Pen
MCA: DAP must explain relationship with PAS
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
said Ti. He questioned if DAP would be a party of many passes, and whether Penang Chief Minister and secretary general Lim Guan Eng would once again hide behind his father, DAP veteran leader Lim Kit Siang, and let this pass as well. “DAP is... Read more
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The Star
Chief Minister: Hock Seng won’t run away from debateGEORGE TOWN: Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has assured that state Works, Utilitie
Chief Minister: Hock Seng won’t run away from debate
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
GEORGE TOWN: Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has assured that state Works, Utilities and Transportation Committee chairman Lim Hock Seng will not avoid the debate on the proposed Penang undersea tunnel. “Hock Seng will not run, he will wait and not go... Read more
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The Star
Working closely to avert tragediesthe Penang government has formed a special committee to monitor and inspect hil
Working closely to avert tragedies
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
the Penang government has formed a special committee to monitor and inspect hillslopes in the state. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the state viewed possible landslides seriously and has set up the committee comprising the state JKR,... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
PAS 'no' to sitting at the same table with DAP, Amanahdefeat in the recent Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar parliamentary seat by-elect
PAS 'no' to sitting at the same table with DAP, Amanah
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 4 days ago
defeat in the recent Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar parliamentary seat by-elections, said DAP Secretary-General Lim Guan Eng. He admitted that Barisan Nasional (BN) had its own strengths, especially its election machinery. "We accept... Read more
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The Borneo Post
DAP admits opposition’s shortcomings in latest by-electionsdefeat in the recent Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar parliamentary seat by-elect
DAP admits opposition’s shortcomings in latest by-elections
The Borneo Post / Posted 5 days ago
defeat in the recent Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar parliamentary seat by-elections, said DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng. He admitted that Barisan Nasional (BN) had its own strengths, especially its election machinery. “We accept... Read more
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The Star
Penang Umno urges state govt not to withdraw from debate on undersea tunnelCommittee deputy chairman Datuk Seri Reezal Merican Naina Merican said the part
Penang Umno urges state govt not to withdraw from debate on undersea tunnel
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
Committee deputy chairman Datuk Seri Reezal Merican Naina Merican said the party was not bothered as to whom Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng would send to represent the state government. "What is important is that the representative, Lim Hock Seng... Read more
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The Star
DAP admits to Opposition’s shortcomings in twin by-electionsthe Opposition's defeat in the recent Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar parliament
DAP admits to Opposition’s shortcomings in twin by-elections
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
the Opposition's defeat in the recent Sungai Besar and Kuala Kangsar parliamentary by-elections, says DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng. He admitted that Barisan Nasional had its own strengths, especially its election machinery. "We accept the... Read more
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The Star
Penang exco man accepts debate invitecontacted yesterday. Earlier in a press conference, Hock Seng said Wong Hon Wa
Penang exco man accepts debate invite
The Star / Posted 6 days ago
contacted yesterday. Earlier in a press conference, Hock Seng said Wong Hon Wai, the political secretary to Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, would be liaising with Liang on the details for the debate. Meanwhile, Penang Gerakan acting youth chief Jason... Read more
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The Star
Stop avoiding debate, Guan Eng tells Rahman DahlanPETALING JAYA: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has called out Datuk Abdul Ra
Stop avoiding debate, Guan Eng tells Rahman Dahlan
The Star / Posted 11 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng has called out Datuk Abdul Rahman Dahlan for avoiding a public debate on the Taman Manggis land issue. “Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister Abdul Rahman Dahlan should stop behaving... Read more
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The Star
Consortium to complete feasibility study in new twistand three highways cost RM6.3bil. Asked on the resumption of the undersea tunn
Consortium to complete feasibility study in new twist
The Star / Posted 12 days ago
and three highways cost RM6.3bil. Asked on the resumption of the undersea tunnel feasibility study, Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the state wanted to correct the impression that the undersea tunnel had been cancelled. “There was some... Read more
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The Star
Umno trio snub PTC inviteamong themselves after reviewing the TOR (terms of reference),” he said. When
Umno trio snub PTC invite
The Star / Posted 13 days ago
among themselves after reviewing the TOR (terms of reference),” he said. When contacted, Nordin said he had officially rejected the appointment. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, in his speech, said the PTC was first established in 2009 with 15 memb... Read more
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The Star
Chow: Property revenue key to success in running mass transit systemsthe inspection period was to let the public study the project plans and give fe
Chow: Property revenue key to success in running mass transit systems
The Star / Posted 14 days ago
the inspection period was to let the public study the project plans and give feedback. Also present were Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, Embassy of Japan minister Yoshinori Kodama, Penang’s Japanese consul-general Kiyoshi Itoi and State Secretary... Read more
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The Star
Lim willing to meet Fadillah over Penang’s third bridgeGEORGE TOWN: Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said he is willing to meet Works Minis
Lim willing to meet Fadillah over Penang’s third bridge
The Star / Posted 15 days ago
GEORGE TOWN: Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said he is willing to meet Works Minister Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof to discuss the infrastructure for the proposed third bridge linking Gurney Drive and Bagan Ajam. He said the state government was willing to... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Ministry sticks to fair evaluation to third Penang bridge proposal — Fadillahin an application letter for major infrastructure,” he said. He was respondin
Ministry sticks to fair evaluation to third Penang bridge proposal — Fadillah
The Borneo Post / Posted 16 days ago
in an application letter for major infrastructure,” he said. He was responding to a letter from Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng to the Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak on May 26 seeking approval for a third bridge linking Penang to... Read more
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The Star
Gerakan slams Penang govt for evading public scrutiny over tunnel projectif Hock Seng felt that Loo was "not qualified" to debate him. Liang also addre
Gerakan slams Penang govt for evading public scrutiny over tunnel project
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
if Hock Seng felt that Loo was "not qualified" to debate him. Liang also addressed the spat between Penang chief minister Lim Guan Eng and Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Minister Datuk Abdul Rahman Dahlan. He said Abdul Rahman had... Read more
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The Star
Works Ministry happy to evaluate third Penang bridge proposaldocumentation. Works Minister Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof was responding to a le
Works Ministry happy to evaluate third Penang bridge proposal
The Star / Posted 16 days ago
documentation. Works Minister Datuk Seri Fadillah Yusof was responding to a letter posted by Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, who sought the Federal Government’s approval for the third bridge. “The Works Ministry commits to a fair... Read more
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The Star
Another Hindu temple vandalised in Penangconfirmed receiving both reports. It was reported on June 4 that two statues o
Another Hindu temple vandalised in Penang
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
confirmed receiving both reports. It was reported on June 4 that two statues of deities at Muthu Mariam­man Temple were smashed by vandals. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng presented a RM10,000 special allocation from the state to restore the st... Read more
17d
The Star
DAP holds on to alliances despite abuse and neglect, says MCA presidentSeri Liow Tiong Lai pointed out that it was PAS that severed ties with DAP firs
DAP holds on to alliances despite abuse and neglect, says MCA president
The Star / Posted 17 days ago
Seri Liow Tiong Lai pointed out that it was PAS that severed ties with DAP first, contrary to what DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng and adviser Lim Kit Siang claimed. “We want to remind Guan Eng that it was PAS that first severed ties with... Read more
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The Star
Rahman Dahlan: Guan Eng 'beating about the bush' with tunnel answerspointed out that the answers given were unsatisfactory despite Penang Works Com
Rahman Dahlan: Guan Eng 'beating about the bush' with tunnel answers
The Star / Posted 18 days ago
pointed out that the answers given were unsatisfactory despite Penang Works Committee chairman and Bagan Jermal assemblyman Lim Hock Seng’s media statements and press conference on May 25. “On three occasions I had asked whether it was true that... Read more
19d
The Star
Guan Eng told to explain if changes made to Consortium Zenith shareholdersPETALING JAYA: Penang MCA wants Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng to explain if there
Guan Eng told to explain if changes made to Consortium Zenith shareholders
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
PETALING JAYA: Penang MCA wants Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng to explain if there have been shareholding changes in Consortium Zenith BUCG Sdn Bhd, the firm undertaking the massive undersea tunnel project. Its secretary Dr Tan Chuan Hong (pic) said... Read more
19d
The Star
Company undertaking undersea tunnel project to sue Huanbefore and it is being rehashed to create negative publicity,” Zarul told a pre
Company undertaking undersea tunnel project to sue Huan
The Star / Posted 19 days ago
before and it is being rehashed to create negative publicity,” Zarul told a press conference yesterday. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, who was at the press conference, said the state had been carrying out the projects with “total transparency and... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
RM700 for Penang Govt staffor a minimum of RM700 as an Aidilfitri special allowance for state civil servan
RM700 for Penang Govt staff
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 19 days ago
or a minimum of RM700 as an Aidilfitri special allowance for state civil servants, to be paid on June 24. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the allowance for the 4,178 civil servants would incur a cost of RM7.95 million. "It is in appreciation of... Read more
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The Star
Raya bonus for Penang’s civil servantsHari Raya bonuses totalling RM7.95mil will be paid out to 4,178 civil servants
Raya bonus for Penang’s civil servants
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
Hari Raya bonuses totalling RM7.95mil will be paid out to 4,178 civil servants in the state on June 24. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said each civil servant would receive three quarters of their monthly salary or a minimum of RM700. “The bonus... Read more
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The Star
Luxurious, hi-tech cruise liner is on maiden voyageschool where passengers can learn to be jugglers or flying trapeze artists duri
Luxurious, hi-tech cruise liner is on maiden voyage
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
school where passengers can learn to be jugglers or flying trapeze artists during the long days at sea. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng and Tourism Malaysia director-general Datuk Seri Mirza Mohammad Taiyab welcomed the ship at the port. Nautical... Read more
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The Star
'Smart' cruise liner comes a-callingand gizmos to give passengers the paradise holiday of their dreams. Present to
'Smart' cruise liner comes a-calling
The Star / Posted 20 days ago
and gizmos to give passengers the paradise holiday of their dreams. Present to greet her arrival were Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng and several state exco members, Tourism Malaysia director-general Datuk Seri Mirza Mohammad Taiyab, Penang Port... Read more
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The Borneo Post
AG asks MACC to continue probe on bungalow purchaseCommission (MACC) for further action its investigation papers into the purchase
AG asks MACC to continue probe on bungalow purchase
The Borneo Post / Posted 21 days ago
Commission (MACC) for further action its investigation papers into the purchase of a bungalow by Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng. Attorney-General Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali said in a statement the chambers wanted the MACC to probe further... Read more
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The Borneo Post
AG returns MACC probe papers over Guan Eng’s bungalow purchaseCommission for further action its investigation papers into the purchase of a b
AG returns MACC probe papers over Guan Eng’s bungalow purchase
The Borneo Post / Posted 21 days ago
Commission for further action its investigation papers into the purchase of a bungalow by Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng. Attorney-General Tan Sri Mohamed Apandi Ali said in a statement the chambers wanted the MACC to probe further... Read more
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The Star
AG orders MACC to further investigations into LGE bungalow casehas instructed the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to conduct furth
AG orders MACC to further investigations into LGE bungalow case
The Star / Posted 21 days ago
has instructed the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission (MACC) to conduct further investigations on Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng bungalow case. Attorney General Tan Sri Apandi Ali said that after reviewing the investigation papers submitted... Read more
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The Star
PAS told to show proof of fundingGEORGE TOWN: DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng has asked PAS to show proof on
PAS told to show proof of funding
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
GEORGE TOWN: DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng has asked PAS to show proof on its claims that DAP is funding Parti Amanah Negara for the upcoming parliamentary by-elections in Kuala Kangsar and Sungai Besar. He said PAS central election director... Read more
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The Star
Party supporters gather outside nomination centre in Kuala Kangsarbaju Melayu and orange samping, was accompanied by his wife, Amanah deputy pres
Party supporters gather outside nomination centre in Kuala Kangsar
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
baju Melayu and orange samping, was accompanied by his wife, Amanah deputy president Salahuddin Ayub, DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng, PKR vice-president Rafizi Ramli, Perak DAP adviser Ngeh Koo Ham, and other Pakatan leaders. Hundreds of... Read more
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The Star
Travel around the world of currency with cabbieeach under the Penang state government’s second half-yearly payout at the Seber
Travel around the world of currency with cabbie
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
each under the Penang state government’s second half-yearly payout at the Seberang Prai Arena recently. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, who handed out the incentive, said a total of 2,396 taxi drivers in the state were eligible for the incentive.... Read more
23d
The Star
PAS’ Dr Rani asks why Amanah wants to contest in Sungai Besarformer Kubang Kerian assemblyman Salahuddin Ayub, he is from Johor but conteste
PAS’ Dr Rani asks why Amanah wants to contest in Sungai Besar
The Star / Posted 23 days ago
former Kubang Kerian assemblyman Salahuddin Ayub, he is from Johor but contested in Kelantan. “DAP's Lim Kit Siang and Lim Guan Eng are from Malacca but they are in Johor and Penang respectively," he said. Dr Abdul Rani said he agreed to... Read more
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The Star
Hindu temple to tighten security after vandalismof Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar urging the police to investigate the inciden
Hindu temple to tighten security after vandalism
The Star / Posted 24 days ago
of Police Tan Sri Khalid Abu Bakar urging the police to investigate the incident immediately. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng presented a RM10,000 special allocation from the state to the temple for the repair of the broken statues of... Read more
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The Star
Pakatan Harapan picks ex-scientist as candidate in Kuala Kangsar byuntil they take over Putrajaya. "When Malaysia make changes, the people will b
Pakatan Harapan picks ex-scientist as candidate in Kuala Kangsar by
The Star / Posted 25 days ago
until they take over Putrajaya. "When Malaysia make changes, the people will benefit," he said. Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the candidate by Amanah officially sets them in Perak. "It will be a tough battle. But in Pakatan Harapan,... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Malaysian hunger for hududthat there are 137 Muslim MPs (PAS has 14) in the parliament, which is not suff
Malaysian hunger for hudud
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
that there are 137 Muslim MPs (PAS has 14) in the parliament, which is not sufficient to make up a two-thirds majority, as Lim Guan Eng, the leader of the centre-left Democratic Action Party (DAP) of Malaysia, has stated categorically. The DAP... Read more
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The Star
Samples of oil spill being checked for its sourcein Port Klang, said to be responsible for the oil spill, has been impounded to
Samples of oil spill being checked for its source
The Star / Posted 26 days ago
in Port Klang, said to be responsible for the oil spill, has been impounded to assist in investigations. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng had said a shoreline scan by the Department of Environment showed that there were no traces of fuel spill in the... Read more
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The Star
Keeping the line open on sky cabGEORGE TOWN: Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng wants to meet Transport Minister Datuk
Keeping the line open on sky cab
The Star / Posted 26 days ago
GEORGE TOWN: Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng wants to meet Transport Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai to discuss the federal rejection of the state’s proposed Penang Sky Cab project. Lim said he had not been officially informed of the rejection and... Read more
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The Star
17 households issued notices for failing to sort out their wastesa week and the residual waste twice a week. In PENANG, the segregation of wast
17 households issued notices for failing to sort out their wastes
The Star / Posted 26 days ago
a week and the residual waste twice a week. In PENANG, the segregation of waste at source began yesterday. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, who launched the policy at a ceremony in Komtar, said 1,700 tonnes of rubbish were collected throughout the... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Anwar's faction out to clip MB's wings?at the next party polls," said a party source. He has also mended his once sha
Anwar's faction out to clip MB's wings?
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 26 days ago
at the next party polls," said a party source. He has also mended his once shaky relationship with DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng and in spite of the failed negotiations for the Sungai Besar state seat in the upcoming by-elections, the PAS... Read more
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Sabah Daily Express
Does Penang need another bridge now?of RM6.341 billion. With the undersea tunnel receiving a lot of 'not so good'
Does Penang need another bridge now?
Sabah Daily Express / Posted 26 days ago
of RM6.341 billion. With the undersea tunnel receiving a lot of 'not so good' feedback from the public, Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng then proposed to replace it with a third bridge and challenged the federal government to approve the project as... Read more
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The Star
Ire over Syariah complex delayis “very upset” that work on the Penang Syariah Court Headquarters Complex has
Ire over Syariah complex delay
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
is “very upset” that work on the Penang Syariah Court Headquarters Complex has been delayed for 21 months. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the project was supposed to be completed on Oct 1, 2014, but two extensions of time were allowed - on Jan 1... Read more
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The Star
Fund appeal meets dead endhas been the state’s industrial zone, is ideal for the first network. We should
Fund appeal meets dead end
The Star / Posted 27 days ago
has been the state’s industrial zone, is ideal for the first network. We should leverage on this,” he said. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng, who opened the seminar, said the PTMP would guarantee the prosperity of the state for the next 50 years. “The... Read more
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The Star
Penang can build toll-free third bridge on its own, says CMof a toll-free third bridge provided it could secure approval in principle from
Penang can build toll-free third bridge on its own, says CM
The Star / Posted 28 days ago
of a toll-free third bridge provided it could secure approval in principle from the Federal Government. Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said the third bridge would cost less than RM2bil, about half the price of building the RM3.7bil undersea tunnel... Read more
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The Star
Cabbies want ride-sharing apps’ drivers off the roadssetuju’ when I ask do you agree with the service of Uber and GrabCar drivers?”
Cabbies want ride-sharing apps’ drivers off the roads
The Star / Posted 28 days ago
setuju’ when I ask do you agree with the service of Uber and GrabCar drivers?” he said in the presence of Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng and state exco members who were on the stage. Abd Malek said the Uber and GrabCar drivers did not obtain the... Read more
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The Star
Will mentri besar jinx strike Azmin too?at the next party polls,” said a party source. He has also mended his once sha
Will mentri besar jinx strike Azmin too?
The Star / Posted 28 days ago
at the next party polls,” said a party source. He has also mended his once shaky relationship with DAP secretary-general Lim Guan Eng and in spite of the failed negotiations for the Sungai Besar state seat in the upcoming by-elections, the PAS... Read more
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