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Modern businesses keen on Golden Gateway
  A NEW INDUSTRIAL PROJECT IN PENANG DEMONSTRATES HOW SMART, CONVENIENT SOLUTIONS APPEAL TO CONTEMPORARY DEMAND IN A RAPIDLY MODERNISING LANDSCAPE   BY Chris Prasad The ever-expanding influence of online technology in our lives is beginning to have a remarkable impact on we chose to engage with product and... Read more
IKEA’s Toppen Shopping Centre comes to JB
MORE THAN THAT, IT’S GOING TO BE A NOVEL ROOFTOP COMMUNITY HUB, FUSING SCANDINAVIAN COMFORT WITH MALAYSIAN HOSPITALITY BY Zoe Phoon IKEA Southeast Asia – which owns and operates IKEA stores selling well-designed home furnishing products in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand – has announced the development of Toppen Shopping... Read more
Addressing evolving industrial needs
GOLDEN GATEWAY UNVEILS RM155m MAIDEN PROJECT, GOLDEN GATEWAY, WITH A FOCUS ON THE CHANGING LANDSCAPE BUSINESS LANDSCAPE IN PENANG’S INDUSTRIAL HOTSPOT Main board-listed Golden Land Berhad made a meaningful mark on the property landscape last weekend with the launch of its maiden project, Golden Gateway, a RM155 million medium... Read more
Ireka explores autonomous rail transit with China firms
Public-listed developer Ireka Corp Bhd looks set to diversify its business interest with a recent tie-up with two China-based logistics and transportation companies. In a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed this week, Ireka has formed an agreement with Beijing-based CRRC Urban Traffic Co Ltd (CRCC) and Shentong Express Co... Read more
Investors make beeline for India, Vietnam, Philippines  
RISING AND SPRAWLING MEGA CITIES IN EMERGING ECONOMIES ARE SETTING THE PACE FOR TOMORROW   BY Zoe Phoon Bangalore, Mumbai, Ho Chi Minh City (HCMC) and Manila took the top four spots in markets to watch, according to the Emerging Trends in Real Estate Asia Pacific 2017 report. Each... Read more
Setia’s commercial aspirations give Semenyih a big boost
NEW RETAIL AND LEISURE ADDITIONS TO THE LANDSCAPE PRESENT AN ENTICING PROPOSITION FOR FORWARD-THINKING INVESTORS When conceived by its developer, SP Setia Bhd, EcoHill Taipan was planned as part of a game-changing commercial masterplan that would give the once sleepy district of Semenyih a much-needed vibrant boost. Now, having... Read more
EcoWorld launches 4 projects over weekend
Eco World Development Group Bhd (EcoWorld) unveiled four projects late last week, located in the nation’s economic focal points of Klang Valley and Penang. These include a first look at projects such as Eco Forest in Semenyih, Eco Business Park V in Puncak Alam and Eco Horizon in Penang’s... Read more
Morphing cafes into event spaces
NO, IT’S NOT REPURPOSING… IT’S ADDING NEW PURPOSE  Many of us resort to working out of the office sometimes, choosing to pop by the nearest café for its stimulating environment to get things done. More than just a coffee shop where working nomads are logged on to their laptops... Read more
Crafty co-working spaces
BY Kate May Technology is making connecting more human-centric than ever. At the same time, the revolution of co-working around the world is no longer following a straight path for co-working space owners, operators and even members of co-working spaces. From spaces in revitalised abandoned buildings to utter luxury... Read more
Fortune favours the vigilant
ROUGH DAYS AHEAD, BUT HOTSPOTS SUCH AS BANGSAR SOUTH CONTINUE TO LURE INVESTORS BY Chris Prasad The property market could well be in one of its longest-running slumps since the 1997 Asian Financial Crisis, but industry experts will be quick to tell you that, even then, the market was not... Read more