PETALNG JAYA (Nov 25): Plaza Rakyat unit buyers have expressed that they wish to meet with Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad in order to find an amicable solution to issues, which includes compensation for late delivery of the project.
PUTRAJAYA (Nov 12): Two abandoned projects in Kuala Lumpur's city centre, namely Plaza Rakyat and the Hyatt Hotel, will be redeveloped, says Federal Territories Minister Khalid Abdul Samad.
Work on the long-abandoned Plaza Rakyat project in Jalan Pudu, Kuala Lumpur is expected to begin soon, A 43% stake in the developer - Profit Consortium Sdn Bhd is being bought by China-based Guangzhou Xu Zhuo Enterprise Management Co Ltd, who are expected to pay the outstanding debt due to Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) “The Plaza Rakyat project is being taken over by a new consortium, which finalised its takeover at end-March.
KUALA LUMPUR (September 3): Plaza Rakyat lot owners are unhappy that Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) has “washed its hands of” compensation of the stalled project.
KUALA LUMPUR (April 29): Deputy minister of Federal Territories Datuk Dr Loga Bala Mohan (pictured) said work on Plaza Rakyat is expected to commence in June next year, Bernama reported yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 30): Profit Consortium Sdn Bhd will soon meet with the 211 Plaza Rakyat buyers to discuss compensation for the lots they purchased 20 years ago for the now defunct development.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 29): The Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) will sell the land on which the Plaza Rakyat project was located to Profit Consortium Sdn Bhd for a consideration of RM740 million, said Federal Territories Minister Datuk Seri Tengku Adnan Tengku Mansor.
KUALA LUMPUR (June 2): Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) is in the final stages of discussing plans to revive the Plaza Rakyat project in Jalan Pudu with Profit Consortium Sdn Bhd, the developer appointed to take over the long-abandoned building and give it a new lease of life.