• Understanding Perak Structural Plan 2040

    Understanding Perak Structural Plan 2040

    During the months of June and July, MBI organised a programme to publicise, and for the public to review, the Perak Structural more

  • Financing Affordable Housing

    Financing Affordable Housing

    Financing Affordable Housing: Moving towards inclusive development, was a research paper presented by Professor Ahamed Kameel Mydin Meera, Managing Director, Z Consulting Group at more

  • Pemukiman Programme Must be Extended to Urban Areas

    Pemukiman Programme Must Be Extended To Urban Areas

    During the recent State Legislative Assembly Sitting, Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Dr Zambry Abd Kadir explained that the Pemukiman more

  • Maintenance and Security at Railway Subway

    Maintenance And Security At Railway Subway

    By A. Jeyaraj In response to the letter from Panirchelvam (Ipoh Echo, Feb 1-15 2017), I visited the subway on an evening with more

  • LA21 - NATO (No Action, Talk Only)

    LA21 - NATO (No Action, Talk Only)

    I came across the signboard in Little India saying that MB Dato’ Seri Diraja Dr Zambry Abdul Kadir launched LA21(Local more

  • Parking Nightmare in Old Town

    Parking Nightmare In Old Town

    Parking is a problem throughout Ipoh including the suburbs. It has gone from bad, worse to acute in Old Town especially during weekends. Recently, a reader who came to Ipoh by more

  • NGOs Need to be Independent

    NGOs Need To Be Independent

    Institut Darul Ridzuan (IDR) organised a Roundtable Dialogue with NGOs as a Satellite Programme of the Pangkor Dialogue at Casuarina Hotel recently. The programme started on a more

  • Revival of Kinta Riverfront Walk

    Revival Of Kinta Riverfront Walk

    For the past five years or so, Kinta Riverfront Walk was the new tourist icon of Ipoh. The multi coloured neon trees and more

  • Tun Razak Public Library Should be Open Daily

    Tun Razak Public Library Should Be Open Daily

      Tun Razak Library along Jalan Panglima Bukit Gantang Wahab used to be open on all days except Mondays from 10am to 8pm. more