TAIPING (Feb 14): The Perak Islamic Economy Development Corporation will be developing idle pieces of land owned by the State Islamic Religious and Malay Custom Council (Maipk) with projects for affordable housing based on the Islamic concept.
PARIT (Feb 6): The RM48 million bridge project connecting Kampung Lambor Kanan to Kampung Lambor Kiri across the Sungai Perak in Bota which began in March last year is 25% complete and will go on despite some dispute over the compensation.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 23): Eco World Development Group Bhd (EcoWorld) expects its “Home Ownership Programme with Eco World” (HOPE) campaign to raise RM6 billion in sales for the company this year.
GEORGE TOWN (Dec 20): The federal government should set up a fund for non-Islamic places of worship (RIBI), said Penang executive councillor Jagdeep Singh Deo (pictured).
BAGHDAD, IRAQ (Dec 13): The Islamic State group's "deliberate, wanton annihilation" of agricultural lands in Iraq's northern Sinjar amounts to war crimes, haunting farmers a year after the jihadists' defeat, Amnesty International said Thursday.
KUALA LUMPUR (Dec 3): The housing and local government ministry is drawing up a law to make compulsory for approval to be obtained for construction of houses of worship.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 18): Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor (pictured), wife of former PM Datuk Seri Naijib Tun Razak, could soon face charges of money laundering, reported the New Straits Times (NST) today.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 13): Investigations into state-owned investment fund 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB) have revealed that US$972 million (RM2.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 7): Country View has accepted banking facilities totalling RM232 million to part-finance the purchase of a piece of 164-acre vacant land in Iskandar Puteri, Johor.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 14): Gabungan AQRS Bhd’s wholly-owned unit, AQRS The Building Company Sdn Bhd (AQRS TBC), has secured a fresh RM115 million Islamic banking facility from Maybank Islamic Bank Bhd to part finance the construction of its E-Island Residence development.