Penang Forum

Wrong to criticise objectors who opt for out-of-court settlements with developers

We refer to the Sin Chew Daily report of 3 February 2013 (translated from Mandarin “For environment or for self interest? Yeo Yang Poh exposes ill intention of Penang organisation”). This report is on the public forum titled “Planning decisions and Appeal: Who speaks for the Public?” jointly organised by Penang Institute and Penang Forum. Read More


Gameshop in Penang to empower youths about elections

The Malaysian Centre for Constitutionalism and Human Rights (MCCHR) under its campaign UndiMsia! has been conducting a series of #idolademokrasi #gameshops across the nation as well as in UK & Australia. Read More

Monorail: Thanks, Mr PM, but no thanks

The Penang Forum Steering Committee has responded to Prime Minister Najib Razak’s pledge to put in place a monorail system for Penang if it is returned to power in Penang. Read More