Monthly Archives: November 2011


Penang Forum meets Chief Minister

The Penang Forum Steering Committee would like to apologise for the delay in sending out this brief summary of a recent meeting with Penang Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng on Sunday, 16 October 2011.

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Towards a new MPPP budgeting process

Full text of address by Dr Lim Mah Hui to the Full Council Meeting of MPPP on 28 October 2011. Selamat pagi and selamat sejahtera. Yg Bahagia YDP Ar Puan Patayah and Ir Ang Eng Thye, Pengarah2 and Ketua2 Jabatan,…

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Sustainable development for Penang

Full text of speech by MPPP councillor Dr Lim Mah Hui to the full council meeting of MPPP on 26 August 2011 Sustainable Development for Penang I would like to touch on the issue of what type of development is…

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Status of the Botanic Gardens post-Tengku Idaura – What now?

The Penang Forum would like to begin by formally acknowledging the remarkable improvements made to the Gardens in the few short months of Tengku Idaura’s stint as ‘Pengarah’.

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Heritage vandalism

It is a sad day when we see two architectural treasures within the George Town World Heritage Site, Convent Light Street and Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, vandalised by Malaysians to make racial political statements.

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