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June 2013 COVER STORY

After the elections: A new game begins

A look at changes brought about by GE13.

Also in this issue

PHOTO ESSAY

The road to GE13

Photographer Puah Sze Ning documents the mood leading up to GE13.

FEATURE

Astronomically awesome

The astrodome enthralled all at the Penang International Science Fair.

FEATURE

An independent music scene for Penang

IndiePG looks to create new platforms for creative music here in Penang.

FEATURE

Is online freelancing the future?

Will online freelancing have an effect on the Malaysian labour force in the near future?

STATES OF REFORM

Selangor remains Pakatan's stronghold

An analysis on the GE13 outcome in the state of Selangor.

FEATURE

Carmageddon is not inevitable

Can Penang turn itself into a model in easing tension between cars and cycles for the East and West?

FEATURE

The promise George Town's back lanes hold

The George Town Back Lanes Project hopes to turn Penang into a pedestrian-friendly city.

SPECIAL FEATURE

What makes a PMC doctor?

Sharyljit Kaur sits with Penang Medical College’s President, Brendan Lyons, to talk about what makes PMC as successful as it is.

PENANG PALETTE

The festival may be back, but it's no repeat

George Town Festival is back, and promises to be much more spectacular than the last.

FEATURE

Bountiful beats of AkashA

AkashA, a band that produces global music that makes you feel at home.

FEATURE

Penang way back when... and not so long ago either

Take a trip down memory lane to what Penang was like more than 20 years ago from the eyes of a USM graduate.

VOICE IN THE CROWD

Penang has decided – time for fulfilling the promises

Now that the Pakatan government is beginning its second term, more concerted efforts are possible in order for it to fulfil its promises.

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FEATURE
May 2017

One More Nyonya Kuih for the Road?

These teatime snacks find their way back into the hearts – and tummies – of locals.

ODDLY ENOUGH
May 2017

Understand That Your Wisdom May be Worthless…

We need to safeguard ourselves against the onslaught of “alternative facts”.

FEATURE
May 2017

The MICE Industry Matures

The stage is set for Penang's business events sector to soar.

FEATURE
May 2017

Suukee Nang: What it Means to be Hainanese

Local Hainanese take pride in their esprit de corps.

COVER STORY
May 2017

Penang Hokkien On Life Support

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