KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 16): The Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT) does not plan to review the National Solid Waste Management Policy but nevertheless will tighten requirements for application of Approved Permits (APs) to import plastic waste, said its minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 13): The Housing and Local Government Ministry will review the quota of property ownership by foreigners to be used as guidelines for developers and state authorities, the Dewan Rakyat was told yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 3): The Housing and Local Government (KPKT) Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin said the Budget 2019 is an accurate and detailed plan to solve homeownership issues for Malaysians.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 1): The Board of Valuers, Appraisers, Estate Agents and Property Managers (BOVAEP) today reaffirmed its stance of maintaining a unified board and outlined three reasons why there should not be separate boards.
PETALING JAYA (Oct 31): The Association of Valuers, Property Managers, Estate Agents and Property Consultants in the Private Sector Malaysia (PEPS) has rebuked a proposal to separate board to register and regulate property, facility and strata managers as property management is interrelated with other professions.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 24): The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) is prepared to review the structures and safety features of high-rise buildings to prevent accidents, such as children falling off, from recurring.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 23): The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) will study whether there were violations of the standard operating procedures (SOP) on works carried out at the construction site of the paired road at Jalan Bukit Kukus in Paya Terubong, resulting in the recent landslide.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 8): The Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT) wants to review the Bumiputera housing quota policy and the release mechanism to ensure that they are in line with current market needs.