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Fort Cornwallis is  an old fort built in star-shaped formation situated on part of  Lot 29, 30 and 31 Seksyen 24,  North East District, George Town. It was built  by ...

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Thaipusam 2015 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 22 January 2015 16:12

Thaipussam2 640x427Date: 3 February 2015

Main venue: Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani Waterfall Temple

Thaipusam is a three-day festival celebrated during the full moon of the 10th month in the Hindu calendar and signifies the victory of good over evil. The celebration begins with a pilgrimage procession on the eve of Thaipusam to bring the statue of Lord Muruga on a silver chariot led by more than 60 kavadis from Little India to the Arulmigu Balathandayuthapani temple on top of the hill along Waterfall Road.

The procession usually starts at 6.00am departing from Kovil Veedu (House Temple) on Penang Street and travel through Buckingham Street, Campbell Street, Penang Road, Transfer Road, Burmah Road, Anson Road, Macalister Road and Ayer Rajah Road before it...

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World Curry Festival 2015 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 22 January 2015 16:09

my sample imageDate: 30th January to 1st February 2015

Venue: SPICE

 

The 6th Penang International Halal Expo & Conference (PIHEC) is back again to be held from 30th January to 1st February 2015. PIHEC 2015 awaits businesses and public with various tremendous business opportunities and programme highlights to be happening next January at the Subterranean Penang International Convention & Exhibition (SPICE) arena.

The greatest showcase in conjunction with PIHEC 2015, set to take centre stage is The...

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Northam Road Protestant Cemetery Upgrading Project PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 22 January 2015 16:06

DSC 4317he Northam Road Protestant Cemetery as identified in the Special Area Plan (SAP) is a Category I site located within the George Town World Heritage Site.

 

The site is a living expression of the socio-cultural roots of the establishment and growth of George Town and Penang, with tangible links to people, cultures, customs and historical events on the trade route between India and China. The significance of this site therefore is worthy of protection, conservation and interpretation in...

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Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015 16:08
 
Celebrate an Auspicious Spring in Blossoms of Prosperity PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 22 January 2015 15:44

CNY StageDecor 004Date: 11 January – 5 March 2015

Venue: Queensbay Mall

Queensbay Mall is warming up the excitement to usher in the Lunar New Year that marks the beginning of an auspicious Spring season.

The Mall’s Central Atrium has been transformed to flaunt a glorious palace with bold gardens, flourishing plants and blossoming flowers. The elaborated decoration boasts a magnificent landscape to complement the grand courtyard, which in the golden days, is a symbol of influence and affluence...

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Last Updated on Thursday, 22 January 2015 16:06
 
Penang Bridge Half Marathon 2015 PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 16 January 2015 16:24

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Date: 14 June 2015

Venue: Sultan Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah Bridge (Second Penang Bridge)

 

The inaugural Penang Bridge Half Marathon 2015 will be held on 14 June 2015 at the Second Penang Bridge,

This is a new event and will be dedicated to the Half Marathon (21km). There will be 3 categories, Men & Women Open (19 years old and above), Men & Women Veteran (45 years old and above) and Junior Boys & Girls (16-18 years old). The race will start at 4.30am for both Men & Women...

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Jump Street Trampoline Park Arrives in Penang! PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 16 January 2015 16:16

JumpStreet Penang AirbagAfter months of anticipation, the wait is finally over for trampoline and fitness fans in Penang. Jump Street Trampoline Park (Jump Street), continuing its efforts to revolutionise the way Malaysians think about fun and fitness, is officially opening to the public on Saturday, 10 January 2015.Penang marks Jump Street’s second facility after Malaysia’s first and Asia’s biggest indoor trampoline park was opened in Selangor in May last year.

Jump Street Penang is set within D’Piazza, a...

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Tropfest South East Asia 2015 PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 16 January 2015 16:13

Tropfest SEA 201520150108-0056sDate: 1 February 2015

Venue: Esplanade

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Tropfest South East Asia, the newest addition to the world’s largest short film festival, has today revealed the 16 finalists in the running to take home the Tropfest SEA trophy and a cash prize of US $12,000 on February 1, 2015.

With five countries represented in the final shortlist, filmmakers from Cambodia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Vietnam will all be vying for the coveted winner’s spot and unbeatable prizes on...

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Penang Museum Trail and Museum Adventure Pass PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 16 January 2015 16:06

museuemThe Ministry of Tourism & Culture and Tourism Malaysia Penang has partnered with the Penang Tourist Centre (PTC) to launch the ‘Penang Museum Trail & Museum Adventure Pass’, a do-it-yourself tour of Penang’s many museums.

The trail will guide tourists to 20 thematic museums around the state of Penang, guided by a free detailed map, and a special pass that can be bought to provide discounts on entry fees. It aims to educate tourists on Penang’s multitude of museums, as well as...

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Ponggal 2015 PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 09 January 2015 17:43

ponggalDate: 15 January 2015

Pongal is a vibrant and colourful Indian “thanksgiving” festival traditionally dedicated to the Sun God Surya to thank the solar deity for the good harvest and consecrate the first grain to him on this 'Surya Mangalya'.

The word Pongal literally means “boiling over” which refers to the ritual of boiling freshly harvested rice and milk until it spills out of the pot. The “boiling over” is believed to bring good luck and prosperity to the household. The...

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Last Updated on Thursday, 15 January 2015 14:46
 
Ecoworld Starlight New Year Concert Tour PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 09 January 2015 17:41

ecoworld free ticketDate: 17th January 2014

Time: 7.00pm

Venue: SPICE Arena (formerly known as PISA)

 

Organized by EcoWorld, the Starlight New Year Concert Tour will feature international and local popular singers . This includes, big shot Wang Lee Hom, Daniel Craven and our very own young popular singers Najwa Latif and Melody Tan .

 Admission is free of charge. Visitors just need to drop by anyEcoWorld galleries and get your concert tickets for free.

Each person are entitled to get two tickets so you...

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Batu Lanchang Line Dancing Competition PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 09 January 2015 17:38

line dancingDate: 8 February 2015

Venue: Balai Rakyat Pasar Awam Batu Lanchang

Time: 8pm- 11pm

 

Calling all line dance teams ! Batu Lanchang constituency is organizing " Batu Lanchang Line Dance Competition " on 8 February 2015 .

Call your members to form a team with minimum of 8 and maximum of 12 dancers and stand a chance of winning one of these cash prizes :

CHAMPION – RM 3000
2ND PLACING – RM 2000
3RD PLACING – RM 1000
CONSOLATION PRIZES X 2 – RM 500 EACH

 

The performance time...

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Penang World Music Festival 2015 PDF Print E-mail
Friday, 09 January 2015 17:30

TRM1408 WebBanner 111214-02Date: 11 & 12 April 2015

Venue: Esplanade, Penang

 

Experience two nights of global music and culture!

The Penang World Music Festival (PWMF 2015) returns on the 11th & 12th of April 2015, this time at the iconic Esplanade in George Town, Penang.

Enjoy stellar performances by international musicians from Spain, Germany, South Africa,India, Indonesia, Mongolia, Estonia and Malaysia!

Listen to musical stories from the four corners of the world. Marvel at the fusion of historic and...

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Tropica Spice Garden PDF Print E-mail
Monday, 29 December 2014 23:56

 



 

Timeless and enchanting, TROPICAL SPICE GARDEN is an eco-sanctuary tucked within a natural valley fronting the much chronicled Strait of Malacca. The garden is a privately funded agro-tourism project endorsed by the Penang State Government. 

 

Celebrating its 10th Anniversary this year, TROPICAL SPICE GARDEN continues to flourish and grow to become a key attraction and leading botanic institution in the region. It aims to foster understanding and appreciation...

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