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Georgetown’s UNESCO World Heritage Status: Blessing or a Curse?

Khoo Salma Nasution, Heritage advocate and councillor in the Penang Island City Council (MBPP)

12-Mar-18 18:40

Georgetown’s UNESCO World Heritage Status: Blessing or a Curse?

Georgetown, Penang, has been a tourists’ favourite since it became a world heritage site. But mass tourism has driven away local residents together with intangible heritage.

Produced by: Loo Juosie

Presented by: Ezra Zaid, Umapagan Ampikaipakan


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