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April 2014 COVER STORY

It’s time we got to know you, East Malaysia

Our fellow Malaysians across the sea have been kept under the surface for far too long.

Also in this issue

FEATURE

Towards a bicycling Penang

It's no secret, Penang's gearing up for a pedal-istic future.

FEATURE

Making the young Think Green

Environmental consciousness needs to be nurtured in our young.

PHOTO ESSAY

Past lives

A look at the lives we left behind in our quest for greener pastures.

TRAVEL

Unveiling iran thumb by thumb

Marco Ferrarese goes under the radar in Iran.

FEATURE

Price Among Slaves: An 18th-century slave story still relevant for Malaysia

Who was Abdul Rahman Ibrahim Sori, and how can we learn from his story?

FEATURE

Let’s be fair to women – especially homemakers

Why should homemakers continue to be the subjects of invisible discrimination in our society?

FEATURE

Beyond the MDGs

The deadline for the Millennium Development Goals is 2015. What has been accomplished so far?

SPECIAL FEATURE

New Bob: Taking development to greener heights

The future of property development is green, according to Dr Lee Ville.

WINDOW INTO HISTORY

When Labour ruled the council

The Labour Party’s rise and fall in George Town's municipal council is worth some retrospection.

ASEAN INSIGHTS

Around the region

We take a look at what's going on in South-East Asia.

FOOTPRINTS

The streets of George Town are alive - maybe too alive

George Town runs the risk of becoming over-commercialised.

PENANG PALETTE

Top 12 earners at art auctions

Who are the artists that rake in the dough today?

FEATURE

Sungai Lembing – a world of ore-some tunnels and rainbows

Lim Shu-Lin heads down into the mines of Pahang and discovers a world of historical splendour and beauty.

STATISTICS

East Malaysia in numbers

The demographics of East Malaysia, and more.

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Dialects and Languages in Numbers

Which is the most spoken Chinese language in Malaysia and Penang, and how fare our students in language exams?

STATISTICS
Jun 2017

Tourism and Ecotourism in Numbers

The industry is the second main source of income for Penang.

COVER STORY
May 2017

Penang Hokkien On Life Support

With the dialect in danger of disappearing, passionate parties step up and take charge.

FEATURE
Jul 2017

A Venue for a Culture City

For 45 years, Dewan Sri Pinang has played host to a myriad of events and functions.

FEATURE
May 2017

Suukee Nang: What it Means to be Hainanese

Local Hainanese take pride in their esprit de corps.