There was once a relatively large number of the Royal Australian Air Force officers who resided in Penang. Today, many may not have known of the rich history and significant relationship between Penang and Australia. Janice Kua puts together a brief story on the existence of the RAAF in Penang.
Set up to promote, market and generate tourism for the Penang State in Malaysia, Penang Global Tourism is a tourism bureau which serves as a focal point for coordinating all tourism activities. PGT, as it is affectionately known, works closely with various key tourism industry players locally and abroad. PGT participates in overseas sales missions at world-renowned trade shows, and the exposure has contributed to Penang’s popularity as a destination, investment and home of choice for many from around the world.