Public Bank Personal Loan

Public Bank is known to be one of the most famous domestic banks in Malaysia, which deals with customers from retails, small to medium enterprises. If you are in need of financial aid, Public Bank is also offering personal loans if you are eligible. For personal loan, Public Bank offers two types of packages allowing…

Hard Rock Hotel Penang

Hard Rock Hotel Penang is the first and only Hard Rock Hotel in Penang and Malaysia. The hotel is music themed and filled with paraphernalia’s of famous music artists in the past. It is also located at the famous beach of Batu Ferringhi. Without further ado, I would like to share with you the pros…

Golden Sands Penang

Golden Sands Resort by Shangri-La is an upscale beach resort located at Batu Ferringhi and managed by the Shangri-La hotel chain group. The group also own other nearby hotels like Shangri-La’s Rasa Sayang Resort & Spa and Jen Hotel in Georgetown. Listed below are the pros and cons of what this beach resort has to…

Parkroyal Penang

Parkroyal Resort Penang is an upscale 5-star hotel located in the tropical gardens on Batu Ferringhi beach. Below are the lists of pros and cons this hotel has to offer. Pros It is relaxing and very serene This is the ideal hotel for you if you like beautiful, tropical and naturally landscape hotel The hotel…

Fig Tree Hill Resort

Fig Tree Hill Resort is a luxurious holiday resort located in Sungai Ara, Penang. This resort is built atop of a tropical hill and surrounded by orchards of various fruits like mangosteen and durian. If you are looking for a place to chill and relax in Penang, this can be one of the places for…

Casa Jade Signature Villa

Casa Jade Signature Villa & Residence is strategically located in Georgetown and it offers elegant and peaceful accommodation surrounded by lush green gardens. It is my pleasure to share with you the pros and cons of what this accommodation can offer you. Pros Casa Jade Signature Villa & Residence is conveniently located with plenty of…

Penang Hilltop Seaview Bungalow

Penang The One Hilltop Sea View Villa is ideally located in the prime area of Batu Ferringghi, Penang. This Villa can be a good choice if you are looking to explore Penang Island or have a relaxing and rejuvenating vacation. As each of the Villas is independently operated by an individual owner, please note that…

Things to do in Penang

Penang, known as the Pearl of the Orient in West Malaysia has a plethora of sights, adventures and attractions that if seriously visited with each and every of them may take up more time than you would have planned in your vacation. So below are some of the must see and must do things in…

Penang Food

Penang is famously known as a food paradise in the country due to it’s grossly mix of history, culture, political background and religion. The little island take its pride in it’s street and hawker food where it superceeds that of expensive restaurants and satisfies one’s belly. Be sure to explore some hidden corners and alleys…

The South Asian Cultural Impact Upon Penang

Cultural Background: Attempt at a Definition of “Indian” Culture For all intents and purposes the terms “India” and “Indian” have always remained vague and undefined. Since the days of the early settlements along the Indus Valley, various transient dynasties, kingdoms and empires have exited in various parts of the subcontinent, and various tracts of land…

A Brief History of Indian Business & The Indian Chamber in Penang

Introduction • History of Indian Business • History & Background of The Malaysian Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Penang HISTORY OF INDIAN BUSINESS Background • Contacts with Malaya from pre-Christ era • Foundation of Penang in 1786 as an entrepot & base was a blow to Malacca • < 95% of Indian immigrants over…

Prostitution in Colonial Malaya with Special Reference to Penang

Introduction This paper is a preliminary version of a larger paper that will probably be presented at the international conference in Penang in April next year. It is the intention here only to stress certain salient aspects of prostitution in colonial Malaya and especially Penang which was a colonial port-town with a thriving flesh trade…

A Brief History of Indian Christians in Penang

Early Christians The influence of Christianity in West Malaysia began at the time of the arrival of the Portuguese in Malacca in 1511. As the Portuguese were mainly Roman Catholics many Roman Catholic missionaries were brought into Malacca. In 1641, however, the Dutch captured Malacca from the hands of the Portuguese. It was the Dutch…

Pinjaman Peribadi BSN

Presently, BSN has also began to offer personal loans service to employees working in the private sector. The two types of personal loans offered by BSN to employees working in the private sector are known as the Executive – 1 and Executive – 1 with floating rates or pinjaman peribadi in Malaysia. In the past,…

Malaysian Pioneer Artists of Penang

Dr. Tan Chong Guan   back “Penang Chinese Art Club” was formed in 1935, probably the earliest artist association in Malaysia. It included all the well-known pioneer artists such as Yong Mun Sen, Tay Hooi Kat, Lee Chong Yong, Khaw Sia, Chuah Theam Teng and Kuo Jo Peng. The Club was disbanded when the Japanese…