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Penang Welcomes over 4,000 Guests on Billion-Dollar Smartship Ovation of the Seas’ Maiden Call PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 09 June 2016 13:16

Ovation of the SeasPenang welcomed one of Royal Caribbean International’s newest billion-dollar smartship Ovation of the Seas on the 7 of June, becoming the first port-of-call for the ship in Southeast Asia. She is also carrying the highest number of guests ever onboard a cruise ship calling at Penang, totalling 4,091 guests from around the world.

The ship is on a 14-night cruise from Dubai to Singapore which has also called at Muscat and Cochin. To celebrate the maiden call, a plaque and key ceremony was held with the participation of top local officials namely The Right Honourable Mr. Lim Guan Eng, Chief Minister of Penang; Yang Berbahagia Datuk Seri Mirza Mohammad Taiyab, Director General of Tourism Malaysia; Mr Mohamad Puzi bin Mohamad Nazir, Penang...

Party Lorong 4 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 09 June 2016 13:12

TUG-poster-A3-B1Date: 11-12 June 2016

Time: 10.00am – 7.00pm

Venue: Hin Bus Depot

Party Lorong promotes local and regional handmade crafts and artworks, and support the rebranding of traditional forms or art and crafts.

This year’s edition of Party Lorong will advance the vision even further by providing a platform for interactive learning between artists and craftspeople as well as for public through dedicated workshops, talks and sharing sessions.

Party Lorong presents as an art market showcase...

Last Updated on Friday, 10 June 2016 15:03
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Thursday, 09 June 2016 13:08

SteinwayDate: Week Beginning Friday June 10th

Be amazed this weekend by the extraordinary talent of Malaysia's young pianists in the 3rd Steinway Malaysia Youth Piano Competition 2016. Eleven young talented pianists aged 8-17 will compete in the semi-final on Saturday 11th, and final on Sunday 12th. 

For more details on these and other events happening this week in Penang, please visit For more on our recommendations, please...

Hong Kong tourists arrive solely for Durian feasting PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 02 June 2016 12:00

13312672 1936692589890400 8747241636771826723 nVenue: George Town, Penang

The start of the durian season brings droves of visitors to Penang from all over the country and even overseas. Savor fresh durians categorized according to grades as well as sumptuous delicacies made from durians. Although it is an acquired taste for the uninitiated, this controversial fruit will win the hearts of those who are brave enough to try.

One of the tour companies in Hong Kong, EGL Tours, a pioneer in packaging tours with durians has been promoting its...

The 1st International Southeast Asia Scale Hobby Show PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 02 June 2016 11:58

 DSC0453qDate: 4 & 5 June

Time: 10.00am – 5.00pm

Venue: Cititel Penang

Malaysia Scale Hobby Show is brought to you by World Hobby Miniatures, Plamo Aces Scale Modelling Group and Hong Kong Model. The organizer is dedicated to the promotion of scale hobby modelling to enable all hobbyists from the South East Asia Region and other parts of the world to get together and enjoy the enriching hobby of model building.

The existing hobby shows around the world like “Scale Model World” is being held...

Inviting children to be a part of LEGO® CITY ADVENTURES PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 02 June 2016 11:53

2Date: 31 May – 12 June 2016

Time: 10.30am to 10.30pm

Venue: GF Centre Atrium, Queensbay Mall in Penang

LEGO® Malaysia will be unveiling the latest addition to its popular LEGO® CITY portfolio with the launch of LEGO® CITY ADVENTURES – A World Inspired by Imagination at the GF Centre Atrium of Queensbay Mall in Penang. Scheduled from 10:30 am to 10:30 pm every day from 31 May 2016 to 12 June 2016, the activity will offer LEGO® enthusiasts and young builders an opportunity to explore...

Greyson Chance Returns to Malaysia for “Comeback” Showcase PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 02 June 2016 11:50

greysonDate: 22 June 2016

Time: 8:30pm

Venue: Gurney Paragon Mall

Singer/songwriter Greyson Chance will be gracing Malaysian shores after four years for a “comeback” showcase. After a long hiatus, Greyson is back with a brand new image, sound, as well as a new EP, and Malaysia is more than thrilled to welcome him yet again.

Greyson Chance found stardom through YouTube with a cover of Lady Gaga’s ‘Paparazzi’, which garnered close to 55 million views on YouTube and earned him 2.5 million...

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Thursday, 02 June 2016 11:48

Syiok SendiriDate: Week Beginning Friday June 3rd

The latest installment of Penang's hilarious, very original and very Penang, comedy show, Syiok Sendiri: Tipah and Friends, begins its run of five performances for adults only on Friday 3rd. The French Film Festival also starts on Friday, with screenings of the best of France's films (with English subtitles) every day.

The Pulau Tikus Mini Guitar Festival wraps up that same evening, with a concert featuring performers from Japan, Thailand, and Malaysia...

Penang Durian Festival 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 15:32

flyers durian Billboard 15x201Date: 20 May – 12 June

Time: 11.00am – 8.00pm

Venue: Serindit Road, Jawi River, South Seberang Perai (next to Jawi District Police Headquaters)

Jawi Assemblyman YB Soon Lip Chee with the support of the Penang State Tourism committee is organizing a state-level Durian Festival at Jalan Serindit, Sungai Jawi, not far from the Jawi toll exit. The festival opens daily from 11.00am to 8.00pm.

Jawi durian, "Ochee" are among the big names featured at the durian festival, the other durians at...

Auto-City Carnival 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 15:31

autocity carnival-010Date: 3 - 5 June

Time: 4.00pm onward

Venue: Auto-City, Prai

It’s the time of the year again Auto-City will host its signature Auto-City Carnival! Yearly, the event has attracted up to over 60,000 individuals and car enthusiasts from both local and foreign states with all its interesting and entertaining automotive-oriented programs. Besides, family-oriented programs are also held to special cater for families and children.

Many proud owners of their beautifully modified cars will be...

Czech Castles Exhibition in Penang PDF Print E-mail
Wednesday, 25 May 2016 15:25

Czech Castles Promo1Date: May 26th – June 30th, 2016

Time: 9.00am – 6.00pm

Venue: The Star Pitt St. Gallery, 15 Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling, George Town

The Embassy of the Czech Republic in cooperation with the National Museum of the Czech Republic and George Town World Heritage Incorporated will stage a unique exhibition of Czech castles in George Town, Penang from May 26th to June 30th, 2016. The exhibition will be officially launched on May 26th in The Star Pitt St. Gallery with the presence of Chief...

Last Updated on Friday, 27 May 2016 10:38
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Wednesday, 25 May 2016 15:14

Kultars MimeDate: Week Beginning Friday May 27th

This Friday 27th, don't miss Kultar's Mime, the powerful story of four Sikh children who survived the 1984 Delhi massacre following Indira Gandhi's assassination by her Sikh bodyguards, told in poetry and music. With the school holidays approaching, many organisers have arranged events to take the children off your hands. 

Choose from drama workshops Aliens in the Attic or The Invisible Superhero on Tuesday 1st, and a Terrarium Workshop and...

Wesak Day 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 19 May 2016 10:08

Wesak DayDate: 21 May

Time: 6.00pm

Venue: Malaysian Buddhist Association

Wesak Day is observed by devotees to celebrate Buddha’s birthday, enlightenment and achievement of Nirvana. From very early in the morning, devotees flock to temples to meditate as well as participate in candle-lit processions. As a sign of benevolence, doves are set free and other charitable acts are also performed by devotees such as providing free vegetarian meals.

The pinnacle of the celebration is in the evening where...

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