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
The surprising power of peculiarity
UNIQUE DEVELOPMENTS LIKE KL’S UPCOMING M101 SKYWHEEL MAY SEEM ECCENTRIC TO THE NAKED EYE, BUT ITS VALUE RUNS DEEP IF YOU CARE TO TAKE A CLOSER LOOK If there is one clear trend that defines our changing world, it is that urbanisation is now happening at a rate that... Read more
Tiny roundabout a big deal for PJ folk
(picture credit: Blink and you might miss it. If you’re in a rush, you may even drive straight over it, thinking you’ve run over a poorly constructed and ill-placed speed bump. Located at the far end of Jalan 222 in Petaling Jaya, at the intersection of Jalan 229,... Read more
Mural hopes to put Komtar back on map
Penangites need no introduction to the towering column that dominates the skyline in George Town, but over the years, the soaring landmark of Komtar Tower has lost much of its lustre. The building, despite still being a landmark, is considered a dated structure with diminished prominence by many. But now... Read more
Icon City to be a Cyber-centre
Mah Sing Group Bhd’s RM3.2 billion Icon City project along the Federal Highway is boosting its already high profile with the additional lure of being a Cyber-centre. The group recently announced that it has officially obtained the Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC) Malaysia Cyber-centre status the Icon City development in... Read more