Meet my sister, the Penang local, and discover more of Penang’s hidden gems

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I caught up recently with my sister, Tiffany, who coincidentally also just visited and reviewed a place I’ve been meaning to check out (great minds!). It’s called the Habitat Penang Hill, and it’s a nature trail & canopy walk run by two close friends of our family, Freddie and Allen. The Habitat trail takes you past 3 of Penang Hill’s oldest historic bungalows and rainforest. Read more about the Habitat at Penang Local, my sister’s website on everything Penang.


MM2H wills and estate planning issues for expats

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MM2H wills and estate planning issues for expats: Penang has a substantial expat population, a lot of whom are British and are here through the Malaysia My Second Home (“MM2H”) programme. In light of the UK  tax changes effective from 6 April 2017, I thought it would be helpful to update the local British expat community as well as Malaysians who are invested in the UK on how the changes may affect them. So I organised a group of talks with a UK tax accountant, Jon Golding.