Good news for some 1,000 small traders in Ipoh. The Ipoh City council will exempt their rental for June in view of the Covid-19 pandemic. Ipoh Mayor Datuk Rumaizi Baharin that the move will help ease the financial burden of these traders. “The small traders have been greatly impacted by […]

The foothills of Gunung Masoorat, Gunung Rapat, Gunung Panjang, Gunung Laiang and Gunung Gunting in Kinta Valley will be used for farming. The pilot project will open up some 17.663 acres in the foothills of Gunung Masoorat. The is following the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between state […]

A total of 20 locations around Ipoh City will be equipped with free Wi-Fi by the Ipoh City Council. “The network which appears as “MBIFREEWIFI” will assist children in their learning.  “This is also in line with the “Cikgu Saarani Tuition Programme” launched earlier,” said Ipoh Mayor Datuk Rumaizi Baharin. […]

Park@Perak, the smart parking application applicable in Ipoh City has now been extended to the whole state of Perak. The application has received some 50 per cent acceptability among the residents in the city since its implementation in 2019. From this month onwards, all “top up” for Park@Perak can be […]

By V. Sivaji Some 250 school going children of the staff of the Ipoh City Council received their back-to -school programme assistance from several caring corporate citizens recently. The corporate social responsibility (CSR) handing over ceremony was held at the Azlan Shah Hall at the Ipoh City Council. Due to […]

Ipoh City’s latest tourism product is the Petting Zoo at Gunung Lang which is part of the Kinta Geopark. The new venue for visitors boasts of some 800 animals from 25 species for visitors to get close and personal. For city dwellers and their children, this is the perfect opportunity to […]