KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 16): The Housing and Local Government Ministry expects to get an improved standard operation procedure (SOP) for rescue operations at night in swift-flowing waters, the Dewan Rakyat was told today.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 13): Housing and Local Government minister Zuraida Kamaruddin today refuted that the review of the bumiputra housing quota system aims to abolish the system.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 12): Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin is upbeat about the prospects of the property market next year despite the less-than-rosy statistics from the first half of this year (1H2018) presented by the National Property Information Centre (Napic) yesterday.
PETALING JAYA (Oct 9): Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) is proposing a more flexible loan package with flexible interest rates and an extended maximum loan tenure for affordable home buyers, said Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.
PETALING JAYA (Oct 9): Housing and Local Government (KPKT) Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin said the government is not planning to provide any incentives for property developers using the Industrialised Building System (IBS) to build homes.
PETALING JAYA (Oct 9): The government is mulling a reduction in compliance costs for affordable housing developments by saving developers the burden of undertaking the construction of certain utilities infrastructure.
KUALA LUMPUR (October 9): The Pakatan Harapan government is looking to review its promise of building one million affordable homes as it now feels the country may not need that many units to address the affordable housing issue, said Housing and Local Government Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.
KUALA LUMPUR (October 9): The government will be combining five existing agencies to form a single entity, known as the National Affordable Housing Council, to streamline and coordinate the development of affordable housing in the country.
KUALA LUMPUR: (Oct 8): State governments play an important in providing affordable homes for the B40 and M40 groups as they can provide more land suitable for the development of affordable homes to the federal government, said Housing and Local Government (KPKT) Minister Zuraida Kamaruddin.