About Penang

Short Facts on Penang

BRIEF OUTLINE ON PENANG

 

Official Name of Penang State: Pulau Pinang

Location: North-western part of Peninsular Malalysia (West Malaysia)

 

Land Area: consist of the island of Penang is about 285 sq km and a strip of land, about 760 sq km, on the peninsular is called Seberang Perai


State Population: 1.7 million      

Capital: George Town (World Heritage site)

 

Head of State: Chief Minister

 

Chief Minister of Penang:

- Hon. Chow Kon Yew (from May 2018)

- Hon. Lim Guan Eng (11 March 2008 - 14 May 2018)

 

Current State Goverrnment: Pakatan Harapan (headed by DAP party)

  

Penang State Government (Kerajaan Negeri Pulau Pinang)

 

Penang State Website: http://www.penang.gov.my/

 

Chief Minister Official Webiste: http://cm.penang.gov.my/

 

Lim Guan Eng's personal Blog: http://limguaneng.com/

 

 

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