KUALA LUMPUR (June 17): The first phase of the Bandar Malaysia project is expected to cost between RM50 billion and RM60 billion, said Iskandar Waterfront Holdings Bhd (IWH) executive vice-chairman Tan Sri Lim Kang Hoo (pictured).
KUALA LUMPUR (April 27): Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) deputy governor Datuk Muhammad Ibrahim (pictured) is taking over as governor of the central bank, replacing Tan Sri Dr Zeti Akhtar Aziz who is retiring on April 30.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 12): It is now mandatory for all government projects costing RM10 million and more, and private sector ventures of RM50 million and above, to hit an Industrialised Building System (IBS) score of 70, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak (pictured).
Property sector Maintain underweight: On Wednesday, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak (pictured) announced the launch of the First Home Financing Scheme (MyDeposit) as tabled in Budget 2016.
PETALING JAYA (Feb 2): Retirement Fund Inc (KWAP) and other state investors are cashing out of the London property market and being forced to repatriate funds home as the country grapples with financial scandals linked to 1Malaysia Development Bhd (1MDB), the Financial Times (FT) reported today.
KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 29): The only way to help house buyers is to get banks to relax housing loan requirements, the Penang government said today.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 19): Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak yesterday advised Kampung Baru residents to keep their land as the value will increase due to the many developments the government has planned for Kuala Lumpur’s last remaining Malay enclave.