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Here’s what got the chop in the latest budget
BIG TICKET INFRA PROJECTS THAT HAVE BEEN EITHER AXED OR SHELVED There was plenty of trepidation in the lead up to Budget 2019, which was tabled on Nov 2. In weeks prior, the language from the government seemed cautionary, lowering our expectations for a closet full of candies as... Read more
Budget 2019: What’s in it for property?
SOLUTIONS IN SIGHT FOR HOME SEEKERS WHO HAVE LONG BEEN WAITING IN THE WINGS BY Zoe Phoon Finance Minister Lim Guan Eng tabled the Pakatan Harapan government’s inaugural budget in Parliament on Nov 2. This is the first federal spending plan by a new administration after 61 years following... Read more
Golden Land engages Henry Butcher to steer marketing for Anggun
DEVELOPER’S LATEST SERVICED RESIDENCE PROJECT IN VIBRANT SETIA ALAM OFFERS AN ENRICHING LIFESTYLE THAT APPEALS TO THE SENSES Golden Land Berhad has officially appointed experienced real estate and asset consultancy Henry Butcher Real Estate Sdn Bhd to oversee and drive marketing activity for its up-and-coming Anggun project at Setia... Read more
The passing of a property icon and a pioneer
DATUK TAN CHIN NAM, FOUNDER OF TAN & TAN AND IGB GROUP, PASSES AWAY AT AGE 92 The property industry today mourns the loss Datuk Tan Chin Nam, who was the patriarch of one of Malaysia’s most prominent property families, and co-founder of two of the country’s biggest property... Read more
Nestle sells PJ factory and chilled dairy business for RM155.3mil
COMPANY WILL USE PROCEEDS TO INVEST IN WORLD’S LARGEST MILO PLANT IN NEGERI SEMBILAN Global food product producer Nestle is offloading its landmark factory and chilled dairy and manufacturing business in Petaling Jaya, Selangor, to make its Milo factory Chembong, Negeri Sembilan, the largest of its kind the world.... Read more
Sparing a thought for the KL of tomorrow
KUALA LUMPUR HOSTS THE 10TH WCSC, ADDRESSES URBAN PRESSURE OF ECONOMIC GROWTH The International Conference on World Sustainable Class Cities (WCSC 2018) returned to Kuala Lumpur recently, once again exploring challenges and potential solutions to our ever-changing urban landscape, and how we can approach the future with liveability and... Read more
LBS makes Top Honour list at ‘best brands’ award
COMPANY CONTINUES RUN AGAINST THE GRAIN OF A SLOW ECONOMY WITH A STRING OF SUCCESSES Township developer LBS Bina Group Berhad (LBS) was recently honoured with two awards for its exemplary practices at The BrandLaureate Prominent Business BestBrands Award 2018. Recognised for going beyond the call of duty in... Read more
LRT 3 is on, but at lowered cost
FOLLOWING A COMPREHENSIVE REVIEW, THE LIGHT RAIL TRANSIT PROJECT WILL LIKELY BE BACK ON TRACK BY NOVEMBER Here’s the good news for commuters: the Light Rail Transit 3 (LRT3) project will probably be back on the cards by November. The bad news, however, is this decision comes after contractors... Read more
Nam Lean appointed main-con for Golden Gateway in Penang
WORK BEGINS ON THE AWARD-WINNING GOLDEN GATEWAY PROJECT IN THE VIBRANT INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT OF BATU KAWAN The promise of a forward-thinking medium industrial development that puts strong focus on solution-based design is already underway, as construction on the RM155 million Golden Gateway project officially got off the mark with... Read more
Newsflash: Better home discounts for firemen
The government is looking to recognise the service and dedication of firemen in the country by subsidising a portion of the cost of affordable homes for staff of the Fire and Rescue Department (Bomba). Earlier this week, Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin said the government could allocate... Read more