Oktoberfest stays, says Penang chief minister

Looi Sue-Chern

EXTREMISTS will never get Oktoberfest banned in Penang, Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng said, at the conclusion of the Malaysian German Society’s 45th annual beer festival in Penang this evening.

He said despite the “unfriendly noise” against the festival in other states, Penang would never ban Oktoberfest or attempt to have the name changed.

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