Repossessing the future of Penang

By Lim Guan Eng

December 2009 OPINION
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Once upon a time, and not long ago at that, Penang was a brand name instantly recognisable globally. In those days, Penang’s progress signaled the imminent progress of Malaysia. It was ahead of others, and was the state that defined the country’s economic future.Sad to say, all that seems a long time ago now. To take one sad example, over the last 10 years, Penang household income actually increased the least among all the states, including Sabah and Sarawak. Between...

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