Sarawak Gov steps in to curb affordable home shortage   
  BY Pavither Sidhu Sarawak is facing a situation where there are too few houses priced below RM300,000 and too many above RM400,000. The unaffordability of the latter is further aggravated by tighter bank controls in giving out loans. State Housing and Tourism Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun... Read more
Sarawak abolishes quit rent for certain land types
The Sarawak state government has removed the requirement to pay quit rent for key land types in the state, said Sarawak Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem. The popular move will see quit rent abolished for smallholder agriculture land, which is less than 100 acres, and residential land. The... Read more