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Affordable extravaganza at Mapex 2017
If you still think the private and government sectors should make a more concerted effort to provide affordable housing to the masses, then the latest Malaysia Property Expo (Mapex) from Aug 11 – 13 will hold a special surprise for you. The Real Estate and Housing Developers’ Association (Rehda)... Read more
IWCity feels pinch from Bandar Malaysia fallout
With its share price slipping lower, Iskandar Waterfront City Bhd’s (IWCity) is truly feeling the heat amidst uncertainties surrounding the Bandar Malaysia project in Kuala Lumpur. Yesterday, The Edge reported that the company’s share price dipped by as much as 6.88% (or 13 sen) to RM1.76, and while it... Read more
PM kicks off 8 Pan Borneo Highway packages
Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak officially launched eight packages of the Pan Borneo Highway earlier this week, costing a total of RM12.5 billion. The eight packages make up part of the total 11 packages earmarked for the alignment of the highway in Sarawak, a project which is currently... Read more
It’s on: HSR deal a boon for  real estate
BY Aalia Mokhtar Malaysia and Singapore signed the agreement on the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High-Speed Rail (HSR) this week. The rail link, when completed, is expected to reduce the travel time of about five hours on road between the Malaysian capital and the Lion City to only 90 minutes. Prime... Read more
Iskandar Malaysia rakes in over RM200bil
Iskandar Malaysia doubters now have reason to reassess their views as the latest numbers suggest that the special economic region is living up to its billing. Established in 2006 as the prime economic and development corridor in the southern region of the country, Iskandar has recorded RM208 billion in... Read more
Noh: KPKT appointment a ‘boost to spirit’
By Roznah Abdul Jabbar Tan Sri Noh Omar (pic) is now settling in to his new role as the head of the Ministry of Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government (KPKT) following the cabinet reshuffle by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak last week. Noh, who is also the Selangor... Read more