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October 2013 COVER STORY

The GST & YOU

Penang Institute studies the potential impact of GST on the national economy and the common man.

Also in this issue

PHOTO ESSAY

Devotion to the nine emperors

Traditions come alive during the Nine Emperor Gods celebration.

UTTER ECONOMICS

Is Petronas feeding a fatal habit?

Our dependency on petrol is cause for concern.

FEATURE

Time to mainstream forensic science

It's high time for Malaysia to integrate forensic science into its criminal justice system.

FEATURE

Embracing Islam's Diversity

Prof Mohsen Kadivar sheds some light on the different sects of Islam, and why they should be embraced.

SPECIAL FEATURE

TEDx WELD Quay's Artistry within offers Penang a different stroke

Sustainability is an important factor when it comes to developing Penang's tourism sector.

VOICE IN THE CROWD

Make our main roads WELCOMING FOR WALKERS

Penang's traffic woes can be alleviated by walking, but are there adequate quality facilities for pedestrians?

WINDOW INTO HISTORY

The first and forgotten Chief Minister of Penang

Reintroducing Wong Pow Nee, the man who paved the way for Penang's industrial success.

ALL OVER THE PLACE

George Town remains young at heart

Young entrepreneurs give George Town a quirky edge.

FEATURE

The future MUST BE GREEN

The environment should not take a back seat in the face of development.

SPECIAL FEATURE

Making tourism lasting

Sustainability is an important factor when it comes to developing Penang's tourism sector.

FEATURE

Reviving a state of mind that can save our urban legacy

Though much has changed in KL, the city holds on to its history.

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FEATURE
May 2017

Suukee Nang: What it Means to be Hainanese

Local Hainanese take pride in their esprit de corps.

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
Jun 2017

Another Unesco Listing on the Cards for Penang?

The biosphere reserve listing would ensure Penang Hill's forests are preserved and researched.

WINDOW INTO HISTORY
Jun 2017

The Botanic Gardens: A Tale of Gloom and Bloom

At over a century old, Penang's Botanic Gardens have an illustrious past.