PENANG STORIES
PENANG STORIES

Penang in all its complexity is presented in bite-sized stories, guides and interviews, to be taken in and savoured slowly.


'The Lost Giant I' is no ordinary exhibition but one that relives the nostalgia Penang's landmark and what could have been, should the mega development project had taken place. Cheng Sim unearths the fascinating stories of Komtar.
Hotels that have facilities for people with disabilities in Penang are growing in numbers and here are some of them. From George Town to Gurney Drive, these hotels are spacious, convenient and comfortable for travellers with disabilities. By Cheng Sim
Co-director of 'Hai Ki Xin Lor', Saw Teong Hin chats with Cheng Sim and shares an insight into his first Penang Hokkien play.
Following Little Penang Street Market's eighth anniversary last July, Cheng Sim speaks to committee member Lyndy Ong about the challenges and future of LPSM.
There's more to paper oblation craft than giant paper effigies and miniature replicas. Cheng Sim chatted with one of Penang's paper oblation craftsman.
Born and raised in Russia, artist Julia Volchkova channels her personal interpretation of street art in Penang and shares it with Cheng Sim.
In conjunction with Malaysia's 57th Independence Day, the Penang Art Society takes on the theme 'Negaraku', By Cheng Sim
Despite boria's 150 years of history, the Penang Malay-Jawi Peranakan parody is slowly losing its grip on the heritage front. Cheng Sim finds out why.
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