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Chow launches ambitious, four-prong Penang 2030 plan

2018 Aug 30

Chief Minister Chow Kon Yeow has launched Penang 2030, an action plan that focuses on improving livability, economy, civil participation and balanced development to achieve a "family-focused, green and smart state".

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More flights to and from Penang with new LCCT

2018 Aug 29

If the plan materialises, the low-cost carrier terminal (LCCT) by AirAsia will be ready by 2022 to serve its operations and enhance connectivity from Penang.

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Boost for tech start-ups

2018 Aug 28

SIXTEEN local start-ups received US$1mil (RM4.1mil) under the state government’s Penang i4.0 Seed Fund to create awareness and increase participation in the Industry 4.0 revolution and digital economy.

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Electronic industry is not slowing down

2018 Aug 27

After four years of steady growth, the rather volatile electronic industry is not showing signs of slowing down. 

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Captaining the ship in markets abroad

2018 Aug 27

HAVING established a significant presence in the Middle-East, Federal Oats Mills Sdn Bhd is now focused on growing its Captain Oats brand name in Asia, particularly in the South-East Asia and Greater China regions.

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CM says Penang to be 'entrepreneur city'

2018 Aug 20

Penang is set to become an "entrepreneur city" similar to San Francisco in the United States with RM1.67 million disbursed through the Penang i4.0 Seed Fund.

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Low cost need not mean low quality

2018 Aug 14

Penang may soon get a new low-cost carrier terminal (LCCT) to relieve congestion at the existing international airport if talks between the federal government, AirAsia and Malaysia Airports Holdings Bhd (MAHB) bear fruit.

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Alibaba Cloud to kickstart its digital education programme

2018 Aug 13

General manager Kenny Tan said the programme was a collaboration with Malaysian Digital Economy Corporation Sdn Bhd (MDEC).

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Malaysian chip and plastic makers gain from trade war

2018 Aug 13

Local electronic and plastic manufacturers are the beneficiaries of the ongoing trade war between the US and China.

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LCCT in Penang’s flight plan

2018 Aug 07

It has been the dream of AirAsia and the Penang government to have the facility since 2007.

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