Tan Swee Hoe


Thought this is rather interesting. Everyone in Batu Pahat knows about Jalan Tan Swee Hoe. Who is Tan Swee Hoe? I chance upon this write up by a librarian in Singapore. http://mymindisrojak.blogspot.sg/2012/08/tan-swee-hoe-bukit-brown.html Enjoy reading and do more online search to Read more ›


Biological control in water in BP Dam


News from NST Online: http://www.nst.com.my/streets/johor/using-carps-to-control-algae-in-dam-1.99023 By Badrul Kamal Zakaria | johor@nst.com.my Bakaj director Mohd Idris Kaparawi (left) set to release carp fry at Sembrong Dam. Pic by Badrul Kamal Zakaria BIOLOGICAL CONTROL: 30,000 carp fry have been released in Sembrong Read more ›


Sultan of Johor visiting Batu Pahat during Kembara Johor.


The Sultan of Johor will be visiting BP on the 15 and 16 May. _________________________________________________________________________ http://www.starproperty.my/PropertyScene/PropertyNews/21420/0/0 By Christina Tan metrose@thestar.com.my 14 May 2012 Johor ruler to meet community and visit 100-year-old temple BATU PAHAT: Sultan of Johor, Sultan Ibrahim ibni Almarhum Read more ›


Makan-makan Batu Pahat


An interesting read by this reporter about eating in Batu Pahat. Cycling around to eat! __________________________________ Saturday March 17, 2012 By Sam Cheong samo@thestar.com.my http://thestar.com.my/metro/story.asp?file=/2012/3/17/southneast/10926494&sec=southneast The largest town in Northern Johor offers some decent food which is also highly publicised Read more ›

Landfill project for Batu Pahat


News about BP having its first landfill project, our current rubbish all goes to Simpang Renggam. http://thestar.com.my/metro/story.asp?file=/2012/3/14/southneast/10902466&sec=southneast Do most of you know where our rubbish go to? Hope the town council starts some recycling program soon, there won’t be much space Read more ›