State exco YB Chow Kon Yeow speaks...

loading Chow Kon Yeow during Penang Institute's Agents of Change dialogue session.

Penang Institute’s first dialogue session with policymakers and influencers was held in August, with an enlightening session with state exco member Chow Kon Yeow, who is also chairman of the local government, traffic management and flood mitigation committee.

It is not an easy task being in government, especially when it comes to making difficult – and on occasion, unpopular – decisions, as Chow elaborates. While challenging, it is at the same time a fulfilling job.

Chow Kon Yeow on…

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