ISKANDAR PUTERI (June 22): The Johor government is targeting for the progress status of the Johor Baru-Singapore Rapid Transit System (RTS) Link to reach 70% by December next year.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 25): Malaysia Pacific Corporation Bhd (MPCB) and Real Trend Development Sdn Bhd (RTDSB) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to jointly develop Johor Affordable Housing scheme, or Rumah Mampu Milik Johor (RMMJ), under the state's housing policy with a gross development value of RM85.
KUALA LUMPUR (May 18): Iskandar Waterfront Holdings (IWH) has appointed Tan Sri Shahril Ridza Ridzuan its independent non-executive chairman with effect from Wednesday (May 18).
JOHOR BAHRU (May 10): The state government hopes the Johor Smart City 2030 Blueprint can empower the agenda in preparing all cities in the state to realise this aspiration by 2030.
JOHOR BARU (April 20): The Johor State Housing Development Corporation (PKPJ) will make the implementation of the Housing and Development Board (HDB) of Singapore development concept its benchmark in providing comprehensive affordable housing development planning in every district in the state.
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PETALING JAYA (Jan 18): Toppen Shopping Centre at Taman Desa Tebrau, Johor Baru signed a tenancy agreement with Lulu Grocer, making it the first outlet in the state and is set to open later in the year.
JOHOR (Jan 12): It is hoped that the public-private partnership (PPP) programme will be able to solve the unbuilt low-cost housing issue in Johor, says Real Estate and Housing Developers Association (Rehda) in a report by The Star.
JOHOR (Dec 14): Johor is intending to address the state’s housing issues by collaborating with property developers to build up to 115,000 affordable homes through the Special Johor Housing Programme, according to a report by New Straits Times.
Ex-state executive councillor, two others ordered to enter defence in charge for receiving bribes from property developers
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 7): The High Court in Johor Bahru on Sunday ordered ex-Johor executive council member Datuk Abd Latif Bandi, his son and a former real estate consultant to enter their defence against 37 corruption and money laundering charges involving more than RM30 million as the prosecution had proven a prima facie case against the accused, who were charged in 2017 for receiving bribes from property developers who requested for the change in bumiputra land status in Malaysia.