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The Penang Hill Cable Car Groundbreaking Ceremony

Breaking New Ground in Penang!
The Prime Minister of Malaysia, YAB Dato’ Seri Utama Anwar Ibrahim, officially launched the Penang Hill Cable Car project, marking a huge milestone in Penang’s tourism evolution.

This exciting initiative by Penang Hill Corporation (PHC) and Hartasuma Sdn Bhd aims to elevate Penang Hill’s natural beauty and manage tourist traffic better, offering a new way to appreciate this historic landmark.

Set to complete by 2026, the cable car system promises to enhance accessibility and make Penang Hill an even more must-visit destination. Let’s get ready to enjoy panoramic views, rich biodiversity, and a seamless, eco-friendly travel experience!

Group Executive Director Tan Sri Ravindran Menon of Hartasuma highlights the project’s potential to elevate Penang Hill as a global tourist destination. With a 30-year Public-Private Partnership (PPP) commitment and advanced ropeway technology, the cable car project sets a precedent for sustainable development in Malaysia.

As Penang prepares to unveil this new landmark, the Penang Hill Cable Car project represents a significant step towards integrating ecological preservation with economic growth, shaping a vibrant future for the region.

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