KUALA LUMPUR (July 3): Selangor’s water supply issues will be solved in one month – that is the assurance given by newly minted Minister of Water, Land and Natural Resources Dr A Xavier Jayakumar.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 26): The full cabinet list circulating on social media is inaccurate, reported the news portal Malaysiakini today.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 2): There are some in Malaysia who feel that the halting of the Kuala Lumpur-Singapore high-speed rail (HSR) mega project should have been made only after the Cabinet had decided on the matter.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 6): A lawmaker has attacked Selangor’s delay in furnishing data on the number of buildings still without strata titles to be included in the Strata Ownership Special Fund.
Developers should check with Putrajaya before building high-end properties, says Finance Minister II
PETALING JAYA (Dec 29): Finance Minister II Datuk Seri Johari Abdul Ghani has told property developers to check with the Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government before embarking on high-end property projects to avoid contributing to oversupply of this type of property.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 8): Opposition lawmaker Tony Pua questioned as to why the Cabinet was adamant in ignoring policy prescriptions by Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) on the property market imbalance.
PETALING JAYA (Nov 20): The Cabinet directive to Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) to freeze approvals for luxury developments is not absolute, as projects will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 20): CIMB Investment Bank Bhd said Malaysia's move to freeze approvals for development of shopping complexes, offices, serviced apartments and luxury condominiums priced over RM1 million here, will address the oversupply situation in the country's property market.
PETALING JAYA (Nov 20): The Real Estate and Housing Developers Association (Rehda) is expected to issue a statement tomorrow on the Cabinet directive to Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur (DBKL) to halt approvals for four types of developments.