To promote cycling and encourage more people to commute by bicycle, the Government can implement policies that benefit cyclists.
The following are some steps that have already been taken in other countries to promote bicycle-friendliness and cyclist safety, which the Malaysian government can also adopt:
Modern transportation systems, the writer says, do not save people time, but rather contribute to the modern condition of "not having enough time". They also consume space, emphasise the gap between the rich and the poor, and contribute to the disintegration of communities.
CAP wishes to bring to the attention of the Tourism Ministry and the Penang State Government regarding the level of cleanliness and beauty of Penang which is very disappointing, and the naming of this island as Pearl of the Orient is just empty talk.
Consumers Association of Penang (CAP) calls the attention of the Selangor and Penang state governments and especially the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment, to the widespread use of polystyrene food and drink containers during the Thaipusam festival in their respective states earlier this year.