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Event: Dragon Boat Photography Competition Date: 11th & 12th June 2011 Organiser: Penang International Dragon Boat Federation Committee Contact: 04- 650 5136/ 261 9012   The Plenitude International Dragon Boat Festival was ...

Penang World Music 2014

Penang Tourism presents two full nights of global music and culture as we bring to music lovers the next Penang World Music Festival (PWMF), to be staged on 12 and ...

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Indonesian Food, Handicraft and Cultural Festival 2013 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 17 October 2013 11:02

indonesian fest 2013Date: 19 & 20 October 2013

Time: 11.00am – 11.00pm

Venue:  Esplanade, Penang

The annual Indonesian Food, Handicraft and Cultural Festival is back this year, on the 19 and 20 October. The two day festival, organized by the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia with the support of Penang State Tourism promises to bring you authentic Indonesian Food, Handicrafts and Cultural performances .

Visitors can take this opportunity to purchase original handicrafts and products such as Indonesian Batik from Surabaya and Yogjakarta, Muslim Cloth from Medan and Jakarta, Troso Woven from Jepara (central Java), Pangsi Iket Baduy, Angklung and Souvenir from East Java, and Reyog from Ponorogo , all specially imported from Indonesia.

The...

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Penang Bridge International Marathon 2013 Medical Forum PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 17 October 2013 10:33

PBIMDate: 20 October 2013

Time: 10.30am – 12.30pm

Venue: Royal Hotel, Penang

Taking part in a marathon takes intense preparation and skill. The PBIM committee will be specially organising a Medical Forum this October and is open to all runners. Speakers with certified backgrounds in Sports Medicine, Rehabilitation and Nutrition will share their knowledge in preparation for the marathon and what is considered as a world-standard marathon.

This forum will be useful for runners to pick up tips...

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Malaysian-German Society (MGS) Oktoberfest 2013 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 17 October 2013 10:31

MGS Oktoberfest 2013 PR pic05Date: 25 & 26 October 2013
Time: 7.00pm onwards
Venue: Malaysian-German Society, 250B Jalan Air Itam

Expect a variety of authentic German food, beer and a big merry crowd at the MGS Oktoberfest this year. Due to its rising popularity year after year, the festival is now held for two consecutive nights. This year, approximately 2500 visitors are expected.

The crowd will be entertained by the live brass band “Bavarian Sixpack” that is flown in from Germany especially for the event...

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Time Out Penang Weekly Picks: Oct 17 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 17 October 2013 10:23

Rofiziano Psyche 2World's Best Movies at penangpac will screen classic films with English subtitles from across the globe on Oct 16 – 19 at 8pm and admission is free. From now to Dec 7, Rofizaino’s Psyche art exhibition of psychological reflection of faces is on at The Imaginarium on Jalan Green Hall. Khoo Sui Hoe opens his Mini Retrospective 1967-2013 exhibition at The Art Gallery on Bellisa Row on Oct 20. For an Oktoberfest challenge, join the beer drinking competition at Morganfield’s Gurney Paragon...

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Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort & Spa Celebrates its 40th Anniversary PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 17 October 2013 11:06

Cinta eblast  programIn conjunction with its 40th anniversary celebrations, Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort & Spa, Penang will hold a 40th Anniversary Fundraising Dinner on 9 November and a revival of the iconic Cinta Discotheque on 2 November 2013.

This fundraising dinner, themed “Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort and Spa: The Gem of Penang Celebrates 40 Years of Sparkling Service”, is part of the resort’s project to aid babies suffering from congenital heart disease. A silent auction will be held to...

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Hari Raya Aidil-Adha PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 10 October 2013 08:21

Selamat Hari Raya Aidil adhaDate: 15 October 2013

 Hari Raya Aidil Adha is celebrated by Muslims all over the world on the 10th of Zulhijjah (the last month of the Islamic calendar) every year, to mark the end of the hajj pilgrimage. Every year millions of Muslims journey to the holy land of Mecca to perform the hajj, and this is one of basic tenets of Islam. This year, the date falls on the 15 of October in the Roman Calendar.

In Malaysia, Aidil-Adha is commonly known as Hari Raya Haji or Hari Raya Korban. The...

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Indonesian Food, Handicraft and Cultural Festival 2013 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 10 October 2013 08:10

Indonesian Festival - flyerDate: 19 & 20 October 2013

Time: 11.00am – 11.00pm

Venue:  Esplanade, Penang

Experience authentic Indonesian Culture at the Indonesian Food, Handicraft and Cultural Festival 2013, on the 19 and 20 October. The festival is organized by the Consulate General of the Republic of Indonesia with the support of Penang State Tourism.

The festival aims to promote the food , handicrafts and culture  of Indonesia to Penangites and tourists alike. On top of that, it hopes to foster an ongoing...

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Nine Emperor Gods Festival Celebration in Penang PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 10 October 2013 07:56

nine emperor ghost 

Date: 4-13 October 2013

Final send off = 13 October 2013

 

The Nine Emperor Gods Festival is an annual Taoist celebration held from the first day to the ninth day of the lunar month. Celebrate mainly in Thailand, Singapore and Malaysia, the festival ushers the nine sons of Tou Mu, Goddess of the North Star who is believed to control the books of life and death.

 

For nine days, devotees will observe vegetarian diet to cleanse their body and soul.

One can find a variety of...

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Navarathri Festival 2013 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 10 October 2013 07:50

navarathriDate: 5-13 October 2013

 Similar to the famous Chinese Nine Emperor Gods Festival, the Navratri Festival is a Hindu religious festival that takes place during the first nine days of the seventh month in the Hindu calendar. During these nine days, devotees pray to the Hindu goddesses, Durga, Lakshmi and Saraswati in hopes of power, wealth and knowledge. A chariot procession also takes place on the final day of the festival.

The first three days are devoted to Durga, the goddess of...

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Penang Bridge International Marathon announces HONDA CITY as its' Grand Lucky Draw Prize PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 10 October 2013 07:39

Honda City 

Good news for Penang Bridge marathoners! The Penang Bridge International Marathon (PBIM) committee has recently announced that they will be giving away a brand new HONDA CITY as its only lucky draw prize this year. During the last two years, the grand lucky draw prize was a Proton Saga 1.3. The PBIM Committee thanks Dato’ Syed Mohamad Aidid, the PBIM Race Director and Deputy Chairman for his generous sponsorship of the Honda City.

 

All runners for Full Marathon, Half Marathon, 10km...

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Last Updated on Thursday, 10 October 2013 09:25
 
Penang Bridge International Marathon Running Clinic & Volunteers Briefing PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 03 October 2013 10:55

DSCF1480The fourth running clinic for the Penang Bridge International Marathon (PBIM) 2013 is happening on Saturday, 5 October, 5.00pm at Polo Ground, Ipoh. Join the trainers in this productive session with talks, tips, demos, trainings and Q&A. In this clinic, you will get a chance to learn about new and effective training styles and how best to achieve your goals in running. Everyone is welcome, from beginners to experienced runners. Register now to be the first 200 to receive a free Asics goody...

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The 1st Camera Museum in Malaysia Opening in Penang! PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 03 October 2013 10:48

cameramuseum 

In today's fast-paced life, cameras have been part of our daily routine, so much so that we haveforgotten how this magnificent invention came about. Where did camera come from? Who invented the camera? What is it like to take a picture in the 1900's? How did the world's first camera look like?

To answer these questions, come over to the Camera Museum, located in a two-storey pre-war shop house at 49 Lebuh Muntri,10200 Penang along the George Town UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Grand...

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Penang Toy Museum and Heritage Garden PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 03 October 2013 09:26

toy musuem1Address:

1370, MK2, Teluk Bahang,
11050 Penang.
(Beside SJK (C) Eok Hua School)

Opening Hours: 9AM – 6PM Everyday (Including Public Holidays)

The newly relocated Penang Toy Museum  is the largest of its kind in Malaysia, with over 100,000 toys. The Museum currently holds the Malaysia Book of Records for the first Toy Museum In Malaysia.

The Museum was the passionate dream of its owner Ir. Loh Lean Cheang, a consultant engineer by profession. Loh got the idea when he visited the Toy...

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Last Updated on Thursday, 03 October 2013 10:46
 
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