Penang gears up for weekend celebration

On a happier note, the newly-inscribed World Heritage Site of George Town in Penang is gearing up for a three-day long celebration starting today.

photo credit: erinEG6

Penang celebrates listing as World Heritage Site
The Star, 25 July 2008

Penang seeks RM200m loan for heritage conservation
The Edge, 22 July 2008

Malacca and George Town urged to work closely in marketing and training
The Star, 22 July 2008

Penang ready to celebrate
New Straits Times, 23 July 2008

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Author: Noel Tan

Dr Noel Hidalgo Tan is the Senior Specialist in Archaeology at SEAMEO-SPAFA, the Southeast Asian Regional Centre for Archaelogy and Fine Arts.

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