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Penang Events via FreeSheet (Fri, 02 June – Thu, 08 June)

Penang Events via FreeSheet (Fri, 02 June – Thu, 08 June)

Occupy Beach Street (RECURRING every Sunday of the month) New World Park Carnival (RECURRING every Saturday of the month) Hin Sunday Pop-up Market (RECURRING every Saturday of the month) Hash House Harriets Penang Runs  (RECURRING every Thursday of the month) Balance by HYM (RECURRING every […]

Book Launch: William Farquhar & Singapore: Stepping out from Raffles' Shadow

Book Launch: William Farquhar & Singapore: Stepping out from Raffles’ Shadow

When the achievements of great individuals are exaggerated, an enormous shadow is cast over the work of their subordinates. This happened in accounts of the founding of the British settlement at Singapore in 1819 in which Sir Stamford Raffles has […]

Penang Events via FreeSheet (Fri, 7 April – Thu, 13 April)

Penang Events via FreeSheet (Fri, 7 April – Thu, 13 April)

New World Park Carnival (RECURRING every Saturday of the month) Artsy.Sip (RECURRING every Saturday of the month) Occupy Beach Street (RECURRING every Sunday of the month) Hin Sunday Pop-up Market (RECURRING every Saturday of the month)   Songkran 2017 in Penang on 13 Apr PLAY […]

Water Demand Management in Penang (FORUM)

Water Demand Management in Penang (FORUM)

In line with the World Water Day 2017, Penang Institute is organising a forum on water demand management in Penang. The aims of the forum are to create awareness amongst Penangites on the importance of water demand management and conservation, […]

#SaveJerejak : Unravelling the Secrets of Pulau Jerejak

#SaveJerejak : Unravelling the Secrets of Pulau Jerejak

Did you know that Pulau Jerejak was once an entry point for migrants coming into Penang? Migrants from India, China and several other places were quarantined in Pulau Jerejak for a period of time before they were allowed to proceed […]