MCO: The impact on hotel transactions

KUALA LUMPUR (Jan 30): The various movement controls since March last year imposed by the government to combat the Covid-19 pandemic have no doubt been a big blow to the hospitality and tourism industries.

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The best time to buy your first home

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.

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重点报道:国内新酒店如雨后春笋般兴起

虽然我国在2017年接待的游客人数逊于预期,但业界人士仍乐观看待酒店领域的前景,因国内的数大利好因素将持续催化该领域的增长。 房产仲介与顾问公司Zerin Properties总执行长Previndran Singhe表示,尽管大马去年接待的游客人数只有2590万,未达预定目标3100万,但长期游客人数增长率依然可观,许多酒店业者看好旅游业前景,纷纷进驻本地市场。 今年,我国设下的游客人数目标是3310万,并放眼在2020年时,游客人数可攀升至3600万。 “游客增长率向来是吸引新酒店业者的主要因素,迎合国内市场对优质酒店的需求,新酒店数量不断增加。” Previndran续称,国内大型发展项目和主题公园的兴建,也促使市场看好零售、酒店、休闲和娱乐相关房产的前景,从而带动酒店领域发展。 CBRE|WTW董事经理Foo Gee Jen点出,游客人数增加的原因,部分可归功于政府推出的电子签证(eVISA),因相关签证简化旅游大马的程序,因此吸引很多游客前来,特别是中国游客。 国家产业资料中心资料显示,我国酒店数量在2007年至2017年期间,大幅提高了41.

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