Think of Penang's development plans too, fisherfolks told

Susan Loone


As the state's fishing community gears up for a one day strike on Nov 4, the Penang government has urged them to consider its plan for sustainable development.

Amid mega-projects including a massive 1,820ha reclamation exercise in the south, the state is adamant that it would benefit fisherfolks in the future.

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