This is to pre-empt Harapan from taking over S'wak in 2021 state polls, claims Chow Kon Yeow.
CM says state legal adviser suggested changing ‘two terms’ to ‘two times’ to avoid confusion.
RM3 million from two companies and one businessperson handed to the Finance Minister.
The residents from Padang Tembak, Air Itam, have been ordered to vacate their homes today.
The new chief minister says citizen participation helps keep the government in check.
He, however, says all members need to move forward in the spirit of Pakatan Harapan.
Not tenable to live one-and-half hours' travel time away from my office, says the 5th chief minister.
Two Umno assemblypersons notably absent from the swearing in ceremony at Seri Mutiara.
UPDATED 2.34PM | Padang Kota rep Chow Kon Yeow becomes the state's fifth chief minister.
GE14 | He has been earmarked for CM post in case of a conviction in Lim's graft case.
Gerakan Youth's Jason Loo contrasts speed with which posters taken down with dithering over Zenith.
State exco says it's a sheer waste of valuable resources to use a lot of papers against the CM.
'If we did not send an application, how can we obtain a DEIA approval?' asks state exco Chow Kon Yeow.
State gov't leaders should not be 'arrogant' on this matter, says Umno Pulau Betong assemblyperson.
Gambling dens, massage parlours and false 'family centres' draw ire of state BN reps.
The exco will discuss whether to put a stop to all hillslope development projects, says Chow.
Thus, probes against the project developer should begin immediately, says exco Chow Kon Yeow.
Such hotels have until Oct 31 to submit their building plans, to be considered for legalisation, failing which they will be closed down.
UPDATED 1.54PM | Videos posted on Facebook show fallen trees and submerged cars in various parts of the state.
Federal gov't asked to assess Penang South Reclamation project on technical, not political grounds.
The works minister is contradicting himself with his remarks, adds the Penang exco member.
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.
UPDATED 7.10PM | Pulau Betong rep says Chow Kon and Lim gave different figures, on May 22 and June 24.
Chow Kon Yeow says the estimated cost will remain at RM46 billion.
Don't sabotage state gov't's efforts to address transport woes in Penang, state exco tells Penang BN.
The state assembly descends into brief chaos when all eyes turned to state MCA chief Tan Teik Cheng.
State government denies hiding information on the reclamation exercise.
Zairil has been asked to handle the matter for the time being, says Penang DAP chief Chow Kon Yeow.
Chow Kon Yeow however says the state is not affected by the local government ministry's ruling.
They accuse the state exco of allegedly 'misleading' the assembly on the number of prewar houses sold to foreigners.
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