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Penang BN fumes over 1,174 'vice' centres approved by local councils

Gambling dens, massage parlours and false 'family centres' draw ire of state BN reps.
  Susan Loone

Penang to decide on hillside development moratorium tomorrow

The exco will discuss whether to put a stop to all hillslope development projects, says Chow.
  Susan Loone

Landslide: Police report lodged on 'professional negligence'

Thus, probes against the project developer should begin immediately, says exco Chow Kon Yeow.
  Susan Loone

Time's up for illegal hotels in Penang

Such hotels have until Oct 31 to submit their building plans, to be considered for legalisation, failing which they will be closed down. 
  Susan Loone

Penang hit by flash floods following downpour

UPDATED 1.54PM | Videos posted on Facebook show fallen trees and submerged cars in various parts of the state. 

Chow: Do other reclamation projects in M'sia not impact fishermen?

Federal gov't asked to assess Penang South Reclamation project on technical, not political grounds. 
  Susan Loone

Fadillah issuing conflicting statements on road project, says Chow

The works minister is contradicting himself with his remarks, adds the Penang exco member.

Penang gov't keeps mum on 'still in court' Sg Ara issue

The protest by Sg Ara residents against a proposed high-rise project near their homes is 'yet to be discussed' by the state gov't, says exco.

Pg BN raps DAP excos for conflicting tunnel project info

UPDATED 7.10PM | Pulau Betong rep says Chow Kon and Lim gave different figures, on May 22 and June 24.
  Susan Loone

Exco: No surge in cost for Penang transport master plan

Chow Kon Yeow says the estimated cost will remain at RM46 billion.
  Susan Loone

Chow: BN's '51 broken promises' claim unfair

Don't sabotage state gov't's efforts to address transport woes in Penang, state exco tells Penang BN. 
  Susan Loone

Penang MCA leader seated in public gallery comes under attack

The state assembly descends into brief chaos when all eyes turned to state MCA chief Tan Teik Cheng.
  Susan Loone

Penang gov't, Gerakan bicker over transparency issues

State government denies hiding information on the reclamation exercise.
  Susan Loone

Zairil explains photo scandal to Guan Eng

Zairil has been asked to handle the matter for the time being, says Penang DAP chief Chow Kon Yeow.

Penang exco: Scrapping local council projects discriminatory

Chow Kon Yeow however says the state is not affected by the local government ministry's ruling.
  Susan Loone

Penang Gerakan Youth wants Chow referred to privileges committee

They accuse the state exco of allegedly 'misleading' the assembly on the number of prewar houses sold to foreigners.
  Susan Loone

Why can't present deputy CMs be next CM?

YOURSAY | 'Why must the next CM of Penang be a Chinese?'
  Yoursay

Penang urges Putrajaya to okay RM350m to complete flood mitigation

Exco Chow Kon Yeow laments the state has asked the PM and minister for the funds since 2008 to no avail.

For Chow, exercising hard power in a softer way

YOURSAY | ‘Guan Eng's endorsement is a vote of confidence in him.’
  Yoursay

DAP, the Developers Action Party?

INTERVIEW | State exco Chow Kon Yeow tackles this perception, points out developers have lots of conditions imposed on them.
  Susan Loone

Chow: Don't be held to ransom by three-cornered fights, face it

Multi-cornered fights will be the acid test for Pakatan Harapan in GE14, the Penang DAP chief says.
  Susan Loone

Chow - from Lim's shadow to 'natural choice' for CM

The man best poised to helm the state is a far cry from the bold, fiery Lim Guan Eng.
  Susan Loone

Reach consensus on snap polls first, PKR told

Penang DAP chief says other 'side' issues can be discussed later.
  Susan Loone

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