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July 2012 COVER STORY

Towards clean governance in asean

Penang Institute hosts the inaugural Conference of the Asean Coalition for Clean Governance.

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UTTER ECONOMICS

The Renminbi - risks and opportunities ahead

We take a closer look at the Renminbi and its status on the world stage.

FEATURE

The value of ethnic diversity

Penang's growing diversity will be a major strength in the long run.

PHOTO ESSAY

Hindu temples of Penang

Penang's Hindu temples are one of the legacies left behind by 18th and 19th century-era Indian migrants in search of a brighter future.

VOICE IN THE CROWD

"Urbanized" - a reminder of the vital role of city design

The designing of cities is almost a forgotten debate in Malaysia.

STATES OF REFORM

Penang Port in peril?

Malaysia's love for privatisation remains strong, and the Penang Port is next.

FEATURE

In a state of reform

PM columnist Tricia Yeoh launches her new book.

FEATURE

Digital art to promote heritage

Video projection mapping comes to Penang and Suffolk House.

PENANG PALETTE

Hong Kong vibrant art world

What can Penang learn from the Hong Kong art world?

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Of Heroes Unsung, and Mortals Undead

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