KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 13): Malaysia envisions having smart cities that integrate advanced technologies to improve the quality of life and public safety in a Cities 4.
ALOR GAJAH (Sept 20): The standardisation of several issues including regulations, licensing and taxes involving the hotel sector and global online accommodation service provider, Airbnb will be finalised by the end of this year.
SIBU (Sept 17): The Seduan PPR project in Sibu Jaya, 25 km from here, will be the model in the Housing and Local Government Ministry’s (KPKT) new way forward in managing housing projects under the ministry.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 11): Datuk Tamrin Abdul Ghafar wants to sue Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin (pictured) over her remarks linking him to the direct tender of a solid waste transfer station development, Malaysiakini reported today.
PETALING JAYA (Sept 11): The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) will pay compensation amounting to RM42 million to contractors who have carried out preliminary works for 24 projects of PR1MA Corporation Malaysia which have been cancelled.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 10): The Housing and Local Government Ministry will tighten housing development laws involving the quality of construction, especially affordable housing and civil servants housing projects.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 3): Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin said she has letters to prove she was not involved in the ministry's projects which were awarded through direct negotiations under the Pakatan Harapan (PH) administration.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 27): The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) says it will find alternative ways to overcome the property overhang situation other than imposing a vacancy tax for developers who fail to sell their properties.
KUALA LUMPUR (Aug 26): Putrajaya’s proposal for a tax on unsold property has been put on the back-burner.