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November 2017 COVER STORY

Penang in the Age of Social Media

Do you Facebook? Find out how Penang folks use social media.

Also in this issue

FEATURE

Saluting Our Warriors

Saluting Our Warriors Penang's veterans association remembers the services of those who kept the peace.

PROFILE

Sketching those Little Moments

Cartoonist Azmi Hussin captures nostalgia with his pen.

FEATURE

The City Stadium – Where Sports are Worshipped

The Penang City Stadium has indeed been an arena for stars.

ODDLY ENOUGH

Najib’s Kangkung Symbolism and Durian Reality

Who is really benefitting from BN’s economic model?

picking on the past

The Diminishing of Humans through Identity Politics

Socio-economic considerations should decide public policies and public discourses – not identity.

CARPE DIEM

A Brave New World for the Talented is at Hand

We are living in the age of ideas, and the age of possibilities.

PROFILE

Woman, Yes. Techy, Definitely.

The tech industry should also be a level playing field for women.

FEATURE

Making Maths Accessible – and Fun

Penang has a new equal-opportunity platform for mathematics.

FEATURE

The Travel Industry Awaits Smart Local Apps

As mobile usage changes our behaviour, the landscape is ripe for more start-ups.

PHOTO ESSAY

Linked by Bike!

Renting a ride is only a tap away.

FEATURE

The Bastion of Early Catholicism in Penang Restored

George Town's Church of the Assumption gets a much-needed face lift.

FEATURE

George Town Festival at a Crossroads

Now in its eighth year, Penang's festival of the arts has come a long way.

FEATURE

Letting Classical Music Bond

Cultural exchange takes place through orchestra visits.

FEATURE

The Golden Stupas of Pulau Tikus

Many still flock to these temples to worship, or to adore their resplendence.

FEATURE

The Art of Developing Balik Pulau

The once-sleepy village is abuzz with new attractions.

PENANG PALETTE

Alma Mater to Master Artists

The Malaysian Institute of Art has churned out countless talents.The Malaysian Institute of Art has churned out countless talents.

STATISTICS

Social Media Usage Among Penangites

A breakdown of social media use in numbers.

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FEATURE
Nov 2017

The Golden Stupas of Pulau Tikus

Many still flock to these temples to worship, or to adore their resplendence.

FEATURE
Nov 2017

The Art of Developing Balik Pulau

The once-sleepy village is abuzz with new attractions.

FEATURE
Oct 2017

Between Fact and Fiction

Mei Fong and Zen Cho make reverberating impacts in their respective genres.

FEATURE
Nov 2017

The Bastion of Early Catholicism in Penang Restored

George Town's Church of the Assumption gets a much-needed face lift.

PHOTO ESSAY
Nov 2017

Linked by Bike!

Renting a ride is only a tap away.