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Date: 5 February 2013
Source: Mongoose Publishing

Know More. Do More. Come Discover Penang With Us


February 5 2013, Penang: Mongoose Publishing is proud to announce the third issue of Time Out Penang, The insider’s guide to Penang, ready to hit newsstands by May 2013. The editorial content is currently being refreshed while booking for advertisements are now open.

Now in its 3rd annual edition, Time Out Penang 2013/2014 continues the tradition of exploring every destination, happening and aspect of life in Penang, from hotels and resorts to shopping, attractions, the arts, performance, spas, bars, restaurants, and the amazing heritage of the state of Penang.

Time Out Penang 2013/2014 will be an A4, 150+ page glossy magazine-guide, presenting a typically comprehensive, honest and trustworthy account of Penang’s travel hotspots for the high-end tourists, business travelers, expatriates, and huge affluent local readership who enjoy and act upon what they are told by Time Out, whose motto is ‘Know More. Do More.”

The editorial content of Time Out Penang2013/14 will be bigger and better than previous years with all-new content, such as features from renowned writers the cream of the journalistic talent from Penang. All the guidebook’s 1,000+ listings will be fully checked, refreshed, rewritten and updated for this year’s publication. No other publication has the comprehensiveness or depth of coverage of the state of Penang as Time Out Penang.

The annual publication is now supported by a comprehensive and informative website and an app that are updated in real time and are your best source of information for Penang while on the go. The Time Out Penang App is inspired by the popular and successful Time Out KL Application, which achieved over 30,000 downloads in just 15 months. Time Out Apps have also seen unparalleled success in Dubai, New York and Sydney with tens of thousands of users signing up and giving them rave reviews. Meanwhile more than 25,000 unique users are flocking to the Time Out Penang website every month. The site is updated and curated in real-time every day with traffic growing at a rate of between 10-25% each month.

The Time Out Penang App boasts unique Geo Tagging features which allow it to feed the user location based content. If they want to find the nearest restaurant or art gallery, the Time Out Penang App will tell them within seconds. The App also allows the users to browse for events and things to do under traditional Time Out categories such as restaurants, nightlife, art, performance, music and more. The App will also feature regular giveaways, competitions and offers to save readers money, enabling them to go out and enjoy more of Penang.

Time Out Penang also has a very comprehensive website and a vibrant Facebook andTwitter presence. The website features content from the guide, listings, local interest stories and up to date information on events and happenings around Penang.

Time Out Penang 2013/14 will be distributed to key international destinations around the world and all countries in the South-east Asian region. This well-traveled audience is eager to explore more of the world and cannot wait to read and see more about the breathtaking sights and sounds of Penang, from the historic architecture and the unique street food culture to the world class hotels and resorts.

For all marketing & advertising related enquiries and enquiries related to event and media partnerships please contact:

Ms. Lilyana Aziz,, +6012 2166185
Ms. Louise Goss-Custard,, +604-226 3837, +6016-456-0611
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