MELAKA (Feb 15): Melaka will build a waste-to-energy station at the Sungai Udang sanitary landfill here by the end of next year, to address the problem of waste management more effectively, Chief Minister Adly Zahari said.
KUALA LUMPUR (Feb 10): Local Government and Housing Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin has clarified today that she never got her academic qualifications from the National University of Singapore (NUS) or Harvard University in the US.
TANAH RATA (Jan 26): The Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT) has expressed its willingness to cooperate with the Cameron Highlands District Council (MDCH) to upgrade the highland areas by implementing sustainable development projects.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 17): The Housing and Local Government Ministry has revealed that the developer of the Forest City mega project in Johor “has yet to return with a plan” to provide affordable homes within the residential development, reported Malaysiakini today.
PUTRAJAYA (Jan 16): The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) will impose new fees on local plastic importers, namely, licence fee, verification fee and charges on each tonne of imported plastic within a month from now.
PETALING JAYA (Jan 10): The newly established National Affordable Housing Council which held its first meeting recently, will introduce the National Affordable Housing Policy by end of the month.
ALOR SETAR (Jan 7): The inquest to determine the cause of death of firefighter Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim will be conducted thoroughly to avoid any loopholes which can be exploited by certain quarters.
While the property market is expected to remain challenging in 2019, for those looking to buy a home for their own stay, it may be a good time to buy as sellers are more flexible with their asking prices while developers are offering attractive packages with freebies and other incentives.
ALOR SETAR (Dec 20): The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) has appointed a psychologist to carry out intervention crisis sessions to provide moral support for the family of the late Muhammad Adib Mohd Kassim in facing the difficult situation currently.
PUTRAJAYA (Dec 3): The Fire and Rescue Department today denied that a fire broke out at the Housing and Local Government Ministry (KPKT) building at Precinct 4 here yesterday.