In Depth http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/frontpage en An opportunity rising from e-commerce http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1396450/opportunity-rising-e-commerce <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/ecomm_0.jpg?PFOHrbVCcUW6bjbj82voq3.3l3WPESI_&amp;itok=ps4RRwT2"><a href="/content/1396450/opportunity-rising-e-commerce"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/ecomm_0.jpg?PFOHrbVCcUW6bjbj82voq3.3l3WPESI_&amp;itok=ps4RRwT2" width="220" height="130" alt="ecomm.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The rapid growth of e-commerce will definitely lead to higher demand for warehousing and logistics facilities.</p> </div></div></div> Sat, 23 Jun 2018 03:45:00 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1396450 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Perpetual fire-fighting that leads nowhere in Manila slums http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1396595/perpetual-fire-fighting-leads-nowhere-manila-slums <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/fire_manila.jpg?ZXiwUyI79unRn_qIV107asVilS8TYrb9&amp;itok=8hlQ93EI"><a href="/content/1396595/perpetual-fire-fighting-leads-nowhere-manila-slums"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/fire_manila.jpg?ZXiwUyI79unRn_qIV107asVilS8TYrb9&amp;itok=8hlQ93EI" width="220" height="147" alt="fire_manila.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Despite its sprawling modern skyscapers, there is little regulation in terms of fire safety and building codes in this developing city.</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 22 Jun 2018 11:32:39 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1396595 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Kimlun earnings look sustainable despite local public job cutbacks http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1396365/kimlun-earnings-look-sustainable-despite-local-public-job-cutbacks <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/kimlun_3_20.jpg?9uRw9r3soqVpHWCL_g_jfNjIPQIh_g02&amp;itok=Oiv1GNVs"><a href="/content/1396365/kimlun-earnings-look-sustainable-despite-local-public-job-cutbacks"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/kimlun_3_20.jpg?9uRw9r3soqVpHWCL_g_jfNjIPQIh_g02&amp;itok=Oiv1GNVs" width="220" height="102" alt="kimlun_3.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Kimlun’s construction and manufacturing order backlogs are at RM2 billion and RM421 million respectively.</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 22 Jun 2018 05:20:16 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1396365 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Scientex seen to focus on plant utilisation ramp-up http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1396363/scientex-seen-focus-plant-utilisation-ramp <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/scientexbhd_6.jpg?KiygUSgX5viKg97PDBfvqQV07da.RbDi&amp;itok=Mxw9GMv3"><a href="/content/1396363/scientex-seen-focus-plant-utilisation-ramp"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/scientexbhd_6.jpg?KiygUSgX5viKg97PDBfvqQV07da.RbDi&amp;itok=Mxw9GMv3" width="220" height="96" alt="scientexbhd_6.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Its top line came in below, at 65%, which we believe was due to weaker-than-expected recognitions for the property segment from latest projects.</p> </div></div></div> Fri, 22 Jun 2018 05:11:57 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1396363 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my The makings of a successful transit-oriented development http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1396051/makings-successful-transit-oriented-development <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/nipponbenefits_v1.jpg?rvHdtCy7wjWiZQEGYN0bWXSiAooONxeI&amp;itok=mw5LIROt"><a href="/content/1396051/makings-successful-transit-oriented-development"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/nipponbenefits_v1.jpg?rvHdtCy7wjWiZQEGYN0bWXSiAooONxeI&amp;itok=mw5LIROt" width="220" height="133" alt="nipponbenefits_v1.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>What does it take to successfully manage an integrated development or a transit-oriented development? Malaysia can perhaps learn much from its neighbour down south.</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:45:53 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1396051 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Malaysians don’t mind small homes but make them spacious http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1396037/malaysians-don%E2%80%99t-mind-small-homes-make-them-spacious <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/lafarge_title_7.jpg?_5RbHYEeoD3Y34qgm20LJGkydJ60RWW2&amp;itok=ldz9LN7r"><a href="/content/1396037/malaysians-don%E2%80%99t-mind-small-homes-make-them-spacious"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/lafarge_title_7.jpg?_5RbHYEeoD3Y34qgm20LJGkydJ60RWW2&amp;itok=ldz9LN7r" width="220" height="171" alt="lafarge_title.jpg " /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The small homes trend is now a given within cities.</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 08:27:46 +0000 geraldine.tan@bizedge.com 1396037 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Australasia region seen as key growth driver of Sime Darby industrial ops http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1395849/australasia-region-seen-key-growth-driver-sime-darby-industrial-ops <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/sd.corp__0_0.jpg?a75I_5RMDVOdi8XxQS6vCgmNW_CPtxrn&amp;itok=LGiyMgg6"><a href="/content/1395849/australasia-region-seen-key-growth-driver-sime-darby-industrial-ops"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/sd.corp__0_0.jpg?a75I_5RMDVOdi8XxQS6vCgmNW_CPtxrn&amp;itok=LGiyMgg6" width="220" height="220" alt="sd.corp__0.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The cancellation/deferment of major infrastructure projects such as the HSR and KVMRT3 and uncertainties surrounding the East Coast Rail Link were major hits for the construction sector.</p> </div></div></div> Thu, 21 Jun 2018 04:18:19 +0000 james.chong@bizedge.com 1395849 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my HBA: Allow EPF to offer home loans to members http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1394991/hba-allow-epf-offer-home-loans-members <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/chang-kim-loong__theedge-suhaimi-yusuf.jpg?..VYFsqRB.am3PSDC._tsMUYsC5wFVWf&amp;itok=3ZQhq7_X"><a href="/content/1394991/hba-allow-epf-offer-home-loans-members"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/chang-kim-loong__theedge-suhaimi-yusuf.jpg?..VYFsqRB.am3PSDC._tsMUYsC5wFVWf&amp;itok=3ZQhq7_X" width="220" height="162" alt="Chang-Kim-Loong__TheEdge-Suhaimi-Yusuf" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>Its secretary-general Chang Kim Loong said this proposal would help members who are unable obtain financing without forcing banks to relax their lending guidelines.</p> </div></div></div> Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:29:56 +0000 jianwyn.lam@bizedge.com 1394991 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my HSR’s cheaper alternative may be penny wise, pound foolish, say experts http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1394920/hsr%E2%80%99s-cheaper-alternative-may-be-penny-wise-pound-foolish-say-experts <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/ktmb_3.jpg?.2sc9Rgya1tQbRnJmpsz6d1nQg.wNzWc&amp;itok=GXRiEgI4"><a href="/content/1394920/hsr%E2%80%99s-cheaper-alternative-may-be-penny-wise-pound-foolish-say-experts"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/ktmb_3.jpg?.2sc9Rgya1tQbRnJmpsz6d1nQg.wNzWc&amp;itok=GXRiEgI4" width="220" height="101" alt="ktmb.jpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>the alternative plans would still require “considerable work” such as flattening curves along tracks to increase train speeds and developing land that may not be adjacent to the alignment and other public transport link enhancements to make it more viable</p> </div></div></div> Tue, 19 Jun 2018 06:32:33 +0000 jianwyn.lam@bizedge.com 1394920 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my Gutted by Grenfell fire, boxing gym comes off the ropes http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my/content/1394113/gutted-grenfell-fire-boxing-gym-comes-ropes <div class="field field-name-field-image field-type-image field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" rel="og:image rdfs:seeAlso" resource="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/000_15v0fy.jpg?null&amp;itok=G6khvYLX"><a href="/content/1394113/gutted-grenfell-fire-boxing-gym-comes-ropes"><img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://dbv47yu57n5vf.cloudfront.net/s3fs-public/styles/medium/public/field/image/000_15v0fy.jpg?null&amp;itok=G6khvYLX" width="220" height="147" alt="000_15v0fyjpg" /></a></div></div></div><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden"><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even" property="content:encoded"><p>The club, which has produced two world champions in George Groves and James DeGale, is operating temporarily out of a multi-storey car park in west London near the site of the blaze.</p> </div></div></div> Sat, 16 Jun 2018 11:56:11 +0000 jianwyn.lam@bizedge.com 1394113 at http://www.theedgeproperty.com.my