Penang landslide: Stop passing the buck

It is with great sadness that Penang Forum is issuing this press statement about the Bukit Kukus landslide tragedy. On Friday, 19 October 2018...

Danger still lurks at Bukit Kukus landslide site

Penang Forum is gravely concerned about recent press reports of authoritative government agencies warning of signs of soil instability and more landslides within the...

Penang Forum gesa panel bebas untuk meneliti EIA

Penang Forum telah menghimpunkan satu pasukan terdiri daripada 31 profesional termasuk 20 penyumbang dengan ijazah PhD dan sarjana untuk meneliti EIA yang tersebut...

Penang Forum applauds ministry’s initial effort to improve ferry service

Penang Forum welcomes the news that Prasarana Malaysia Bhd which is owned by the Ministry of Transport is allocating RM90m to improve the cross-channel...

Call for halt to logging in Ulu Muda permanent forest reserves in Kedah

Penang Forum supports the call of Penang Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow (Sunday Star, Nation page 8, 24 June 2018) for a halt to...

Call for review of mega project: Penang transport masterplan

Daim Zainuddin, the chairman of the Council of Eminent Persons, announced on 18 May that the council would review all mega projects to determine...

Penang Forum calls for greater dialogue on pressing issues

Penang Forum congratulates the Pakatan Harapan governments — both state and federal — on their success in winning the general election. We also offer...

Penang Forum Agenda 2018 unveiled

Penang Forum has a list of demands which it calls on Penang’s newly elected officials of 2018 to act upon and deliver. These demands...

Forum: Pulau Jerejak – Voices from the Past, Choices for the Future

A public forum and discussion organised by the Pulau Jerejak Natural and Cultural Heritage Asset Survey and Public Awareness Programme. The Pulau Jerejak Natural...

Sustainable Urbanisation – Myth or Reality? (video)

The British High Commission hosted a ‘Chevening Talk Series – Penang showcase’ in partnership with Penang Forum on Saturday, 24 February, from 10.30am to...

Penang Botanic Gardens: Restructure enactment, formulate masterplan, drop cable car station

Penang Forum would like to refer to the two recent legislative processes that concern Taman Botani Pulau Pinang (Penang Botanic Gardens), henceforth referred to...

The flooding and landslide disasters on 4-5 November 2017 in Penang

Penang Forum deeply empathises with the suffering that many Penangites and Kedahans have had to endure over the unprecedented flash flood and landslide mishaps...

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