Source:The Malaysia Star (Bukit Mertajam)
Posted: Monday, August 24, 2009
Most recent follow-up news item: September 9, 2009
Tuesday, August 25, 2009, the date of the Permatang Pasir by-election, will not be a state public holiday.
Over the past weekend (2009-08-23), the Chief Minister of Malaysia's State of Pulau Pinang, Lim Guan Eng, had indicated that he was considering making the date of the Permatang Pasir by-election a one-off public holiday as had been done in similar circumstances, a year ago (2008-08-24).
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