The state will go ahead with the first phase after all requirements are met, says Jagdeep.
LETTER | Let's tap the expertise of the NGOs for the benefit of the country.
LETTER | Elevated Light Rail Transit (LRT), on-ground tram, Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) or others?
Penang chief minister insists the project is necessary to address the state's traffic woes.
UPDATED 5:21PM | Penang CM says the gov't has been holding public engagement sessions on transport initiatives since Dec 2015.
Penang CM says he protested against the imposition of toll fees, and not the PORR.
ANALYSIS | The PTMP puts Penangites and ultimately the federal government at great financial risk.
They say the Council of Eminent Persons is supportive of the need to review the project.
ANALYSIS | Few realise how distorted the current PTMP is compared to the initial version by UK firm Halcrow.
PARLIAMENT | Penang is pressing ahead with the RM27 billion Penang Transport Master Plan.
LETTER | PTMP’s multi-modal approach is preparing Penang for the future.
They say they are continuing their protest against the artificial islands and want compensation.
COMMENT | The state gov't wishes to rectify misleading statements made by Penang Forum on the Penang Transport Master Plan.
Lim urges Penangites to remove Putrajaya’s roadblock to the traffic master plan in GE14.
Don't sabotage state gov't's efforts to address transport woes in Penang, state exco tells Penang BN.
He shot down claims that the loan was risky in light of loss-making transport services elsewhere.
Chow Kon Yeow refutes Wan Junaidi's recent claims regarding reclamation works at Permatang Damar Laut.
First of all, let me clarify that I am not representing the state government when I speak but rather in my own capacity as a citizen and a DAP member. The Penang state government is well capable of explaining the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP) to anyone who approaches them directly. It is regrettable that some would rather go to the press first.
COMMENT | A response to Penang councillor Chris Lee on his argument why new highways are needed.
This article discusses the need of an increased emphasis and investment towards LRT systems in the Penang Transport Master Plan (PTMP). As mentioned in my previous article, an urban rail system is a balanced and optimised solution to holistically solve Penang’s urban transportation woes.