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
Satori appeals to mind, body and soul
NEW WELLNESS-LEISURE MIXED DEVELOPMENT IN MALACCA PROMISES THE BEST OF LIVING… BOTH PHYSICALLY AND MENTALLY BY Zoe Phoon Malaccans can look forward to new homes and world-class amenities that promote wellness in three years’ time when the Satori mixed development with an estimated GDV of RM300 million is up... Read more
  PAM lashes out on  MaTIC heritage about-turn
BY Chris Prasad The Malaysian Institute of Architects (PAM) has expressed “grave concern” over news that Jabatan Warisan Malaysia (JWN) is seeking to revoke the national heritage status of the historic Malaysia Tourism Centre (MaTIC) building at Jalan Ampang in the capital city. In a press statement, the institute... Read more
Can HSR put the market back on track?
BY Chris Prasad A slight buzz has crept back into the lacklustre property market since Prime Minister Najib Razak and his Singapore counterpart Lee Hsien Loong signed the historic agreement to proceed with the KL-Singapore High-Speed Rail project on Dec 13. More than a huge step in bilateral ties, it... Read more