KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 18): Non-govenmental organisations (NGOs) have been urged to reach out to the lower-income or B40 group to give them more exposure to health and safety issues in an effort to realise the National Community Policy.
GEORGE TOWN (Nov 15): The Penang government will be meeting the federal government for a discussion by Nov 25 on the allocation to the state under two federal housing funds, namely the Housing Maintenance Project (PPP) and the Housing Maintenance Fund (TPPM).
PUTRAJAYA (Nov 9): A total of 46,873 private affordable homes costing below RM300,000 each will be built in six states within the next three years, said Housing and Local Government (KPKT) Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin (pictured).
PUTRAJAYA (NOV 7): Housing and Local Government Ministry's (KPKT) minister Zuraida Kamaruddin today met with over 60 owners of 1Malaysia People’s Housing Scheme (PR1MA) to discuss problems they face over PR1MA including discounts given to new PR1MA homebuyers.
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 1): Residents of People's Housing Projects (PPRs) will soon be able to learn how to turn trash into cash under the soon-to-be-launched Dasar Kebersihan Negara, or National Cleanliness Policy (NCP).
KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 1): The government is studying on a proposal to set up the Fire and Rescue Department staffing committee, which will act as an independent body to appoint, restructure the staffing and absorb the part-time firemen as full staff of the department, the Dewan Rakyat was told yesterday.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 31): The proposal to lower the ceiling price of condominium and apartment units in the city for foreigners to buy from RM1 million to RM600,000 would be implemented for a period of one year only.
PETALING JAYA (Oct 30): The government has no plans to integrate the Malaysia My Second Home (MM2H) programme with the Home Ownership Campaign (HOC) as the two schemes have different objectives, said the Housing and Local Government (KPKT) Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 30): Malaysia will be seen as a deserted land if the issue of unsold surplus houses and properties now estimated to reach almost RM100 billion is not promptly addressed, said Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.
KUALA TERENGGANU (Oct 29): The Ministry of Housing and Local Government will implement a more organised and effective solid waste management system nationwide, said its minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.