KUALA LUMPUR (June 3): The Lady Superior of the Society of Saint Maur, which runs Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan (SMK) Convent Bukit Nanas (CBN) (pictured), has halted its legal challenge against the government’s decision on non-renewal of its land lease due to expire on Sept 6 this year.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) today announced that the government has agreed to extend the land lease for Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Convent Bukit Nanas for another 60 years.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 22): The Ministry of Education (MoE) has not conducted “due process” for Convent Bukit Nanas (CBN) (pictured) to be gazetted as a fully government-aided school, The Malaysian Insight reported alumnae president Marina Yong saying today.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 21): Federal Territories Minister Tan Sri Annuar Musa (pictured) thinks that “CBN should not be touched and should be allowed to continue operating”, The Star reported today.
FT Land and Mines: Convent Bukit Nanas land lease not renewed to ensure it becomes fully-aided govt school
KUALA LUMPUR (April 20): In the latest development of the saga over the Convent Bukit Nanas (CBN) issue, the Federal Territories Land and Mines Office today clarified that the school will be spared demolition when its lease expires as “the land it sits on will revert to the government so it can be gazetted as a fully-aided government school”, The Star reported today.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): Former Minister of International Trade and Industry Tan Sri Rafidah Aziz has urged the government to convert the leasehold title of Convent Bukit Nanas (CBN) to preserve the heritage institution.
High Court allows Convent Bukit Nanas to challenge non-extension of land lease, but stay will only be heard next month
KUALA LUMPUR (April 19): Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Convent Bukit Nanas (SMKCBN) was today granted leave by the High Court here to mount a challenge against the non-renewal of its land lease which is due to expire on Sept 6 this year.
High Court to hear Convent Bukit Nanas' judicial review application to challenge non-extension of land lease
KUALA LUMPUR (April 18): The High Court here will hear tomorrow (April 19) SMK Convent Bukit Nanas’ judicial review application to challenge the government’s decision to not extend the school’s land lease which is due to expire on Sept 6, 2021 and as the school seeks a stay against the authorities’ decision.