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December 2012 COVER STORY

Jefferey Sachs: GROWTH & EQUALITY are compatible

World renowned economist Jeffrey Sachs talks to us about development and the income gap.

Also in this issue

PHOTO ESSAY

THIS IS PENGERANG

Residents in a cluster of quaint fishing villages in Pengerang go about their daily lives despite threats to their homes and livelihoods.

TALK-TALK ONLY

Documenting our DAMAGED DEMOCRACY

The integrity of the Malaysian election conduct is put into question.

FEATURE

Make walking our way of life again, PLEASE!

A need to turn Penang into a walking, running and cycling state.

UTTER ECONOMICS

KICKING THE SUBSIDY HABIT

Why it’s time for Malaysians to wean themselves off oil subsidies.

STATES OF REFORM

The AES in Pakatan Rakyat states

Will privatising the traffic summons service reduce accidents?

FEATURE

PREVENTING YOUTH SUICIDE

This complex issue plaguing society needs to be recognised.

FEATURE

A prayer for FEATURE WORLD PEACE IN PENANG

Faith Watson returns to Penang to wash away memories of bland food and pray for world peace.

FEATURE

Marks of a SINCERE MALAYSIAN LEADER

On the legacy of Tun Dr Ismail Abdul Rahman.

REVIEW

SHORT AND SWEET comes to Penang

A festival celebrating freedom of expression through acting and dance.

FEATURE

Keeping it SHORT + SWEET

Penangpac’s theatre manager Ooi Kee How on organising the Short + Sweet Festival in Penang.

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FEATURE
Sep 2017

Of Heroes Unsung, and Mortals Undead

This year's George Town Literary Festival is yet another feast for the soul.

FEATURE
Sep 2017

From Persia to Penang: Boria Bops On

We explore Penang's cultural export, the vibrant boria.

WINDOW INTO HISTORY
Sep 2017

Women Against the Flow

Removing those rose-tinted colonial glasses reveals a harsh era for women.