Pledge for Parity: Empowering Women As Equal Partners To Men(e/c)


What makes Penang great is its people. Women are one half of our people, and today, 8 March 2016 – celebrated worldwide as International Women’s Day – is a particularly meaningful time to honour them.

When we think of women, we remember our mothers, sisters, wives, daughters and friends. We are incredibly grateful for their presence and contributions in our lives, for what would we be without them? Continue reading “Pledge for Parity: Empowering Women As Equal Partners To Men(e/c)”

Speech by CM at Penang Business Seminar, Melbourne(e/c)

Allow me to begin by extending a very warm welcome to each and every one of you here today.

Globalization and technology allows us to be almost anywhere in the world just as I am here today. As the Chief Minister of Penang, I would like everyone here to know that Penang, beyond being a destination of choice for work, live learn & play, is among the best investment destinations in Malaysia and the region both for tourism and manufacturing.

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Speech by CM in Australia

Opening: Presentation by Chief Minister of Penang to focus on setting out the 2 day event and his ambition on the collaboration of the 2 cities (Duration: 15 mins)

· The Hon Martin Hamilton Smith, Minster for Investment and Trade, Minister for Defence Industries

· Mr Sathish Dasan, Chairman Australia Malaysia Business Council

· Penang Delegation members

· Members of the Press

· Ladies & Gentlemen

I speak on behalf of our delegation when I say we are very pleased to be back in Adelaide for an official visit to the Government of South Australia, supported by the Australia Malaysia Business Council. Continue reading “Speech by CM in Australia”