Sometimes, old habits die hard. There are a lot of people who love the idea of going for “yum cha”, or transalated from this Cantonese term “drink tea”. It simply means enjoying the Chinese dim sum and having a pot of Chinese tea to accompany, as an outing especially during weekends with the whole family. If you love this culture, be assured that you will also be able to enjoy it while you are at George Town, Penang.

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The KOMTAR Story

Many people believed that it had become a white elephant, but the new Penang State Government started to revitalise it stage by stage. This is none other than KOMTAR which is situated at the heart of George Town, Penang's tallest building with abundance of space that had once housed the government offices and is well known around the world. At this moment, the restoration works are being done part by part, and some parts of the building will be closed to public.

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Malaysia is a country that places a lot of importance in badminton as a sport, while Penangites are people who enjoy a good game even if they are not going for any competitions or championships. Every child would have had played badminton in school before during recess time or after school while waiting for the school bus from a bus leasing company. So it is not surprising that Penang has several sports complexes offering badminton courts as one of the many facilities.

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Golden era of the Malaysia's movie industry was during a time when the silver screen was still black and white, a time when movies were beautifully crafted with rhetorics and humour. That era was brought on by a wonderful man who became the pride of the country, originating from Penang island. He was Tan Sri Datuk Amar Dr. P. Ramlee.

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Penang is a place where culture lives. When the island first started to flourish several hundred years ago, merchants from Arab, India and China brought in their respective cultural practices and make them into the heritage that they are today. Other than food, religious activities, dances and singing, music is also an interest that people in Penang really enjoy. For many years, there were the various arts performances under the Penang-YTL Arts Festival, an annual event that sees many performances from talents in the arts industry, such as orchestra, theatrical performances, singing and dancing. Now, for the fourth consecutive year, there is the Penang World Music Festival 2012.

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George Town Cinemas

A long time ago, there were some huge cinemas with ground floor and upper floor seatings that can house about a few hundred spectators at any one time. These cinemas eventually start to lose their audience and started operating with a loss with the emergence of video CDs in the market. The VCDs were selling new movies very soon especially during the time when pirate VCDs were rampant.

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Do you aspire to do business in George Town, Penang even while you are enjoying life in this idle, yet modern island in Southeast Asia? If you are a foreigner, you are allowed to register a company with the Companies Commission of Malaysia (CCM) under the Companies Act 1965, registering only a limited company in the country. Before you engage in your quest to do business in George Town, it will be good to know what type of businesses will thrive in the island.

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When the new state government took over the management of the island and its mainland, efforts were concentrated on rebuilding Penang's reputation, strengthen the state's management and finally to gain investor's trust by showing effective development and results. The friendly and supportive Penang State Government has built a reputation that makes George Town, Penang into an attractive investment venue.  Investing in real estate is a profitable business.  Many self-employed real estate investors are not willing to address the traditional banks. Consider taking a loan from Investors Choice Lending in Seattle if you are looking for a local real estate lending. To do some USDA loan calculators was a very good idea as it helps you to manage your mortgage fees more accurately.

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Do you find yourself consistently setting goals? Are you always looking for ways to improve in your personal and professional life? That’s because we find fulfillment in progress, or as Tony Robbins says, “Progress equals happiness.” Self improvement is a critical part of our progress and happiness, but you can’t just move forward blindly. When you aim to improve yourself, you need to find direction.


There are two steps in setting a self-improvement goal.

  1.     Identify your objectives.

Think about what you truly want. Are you trying to learn a new language? Do you want to advance at your career? Is your self-improvement goal to learn to become a better romantic partner or parent?

  1.     Establish your purpose.

Next, and this is critical, identify the purpose behind your goal. Do you want to excel professionally so you can feel stable and provide for your family? Is being a great parent important to you because you had a rocky childhood? When you have your ultimate purpose in mind, you won’t become deterred when problems or plateaus arise.

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Looking for ways to improve but not sure where to begin? Assess these areas of your life when looking to make self improvement progress.

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Career: Whether it’s going up the ranks at your company or opening your own business, there’s always progress to be made professionally. Learn a new skill, attend an immersive business event or connect with a mentor who can help you identify your strengths.

Relationships:You have relationships with your family. Coworkers. Friends. Romantic partner. Which of these bonds could be strengthened? How can you be more present for your loved ones? Did you ever try Finding meaning in life

Finance: Have you ever wanted to get better with money? You can. Learning about how to achieve financial freedom is a great place to start in your self improvement journey.

Health: The more energy you have, the better your body functions. The better your body functions, the more you’re able to achieve in your life. Your emotional, physical and mental health can be strengthened and improved upon. Taking supplements like  Kratom, Kratomystic, can be a big boost to achieving your goals and can help you gain what youve been looking for all your life.

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You now have the self improvement ideas you need to move forward, but how? For starters, you need to evaluate your life. The Tony Robbins’ Wheel of Life assessment can help you identify and narrow the gaps from where you are to where you want to be. Once you’ve completed the assessment, here’s how to make an effective self improvement plan.

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Get clarity: Hone in on where you are and where you want to be. Think back to your ultimate purpose: What do you want, and why? When you have absolute clarity on what it is you want, you’ll stop at nothing to achieve your goal.

Find the tools you need: You want to make progress in your career, but how? What do you need to thrive? Is it working with a business coach? Taking additional educational courses? Lock in the strategies and tools you need to succeed.

Take massive action: Now’s the challenging part. Motivate yourself to take massive action as you put your self-improvement plan to the test. By getting your state of mind where it needs to be and thinking of your ultimate purpose, you’ll feel encouraged to continue even when things seem challenging.

Measure your progress: Find ways to track your progress as your self-improvement plan moves into action. Set metrics that allow you to measure your success. How will you know when you’ve moved ahead of your career? Give yourself clear objectives to hit, like taking a certain number of professional courses in a set period of time, so you can track your progress as you go. take supplements like Peptides to keep you focused all day and find your goals.

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There are numerous self-improvement apps to help you stay motivated and keep you accountable.

Lumosity: Want to sharpen your brain? Lumosity provides you with access to games and puzzles to help keep you mentally clear.

Day One: Is journaling part of your self-improvement process? Meet Day One. This comprehensive journaling app allows you to enter text, photos and videos, as well as provide you with reminders, graphics and more.

MyFitnessPal: Designed to help you meet your health and fitness goals, MyFitnessPal helps you keep track of your diet and exercise routine.

Headspace: Armed with mindfulness and meditation practices, Headspace helps you to de-stress and focus.

Breakthrough: Tony Robbins’ app, Breakthrough, allows you to access the best Tony Robbins content – no matter where you are. Peruse videos, articles and interactive tools that help you excel in all areas of your life.

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Whenever foreign visitors come to Penang, what astonish them most is the makeshift altars and stage with performers singing to the deities and gods in the altars. It seems like Penangites are an entertaining bunch, and visitors delight themselves by capturing the performances in video cameras to view again back at home.

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