Crisis management: Property managers should embrace technology

PETALING JAYA (April 10): The new norm has become the norm, and property managers need to step up their game in embracing technology usage to meet expectations and stay relevant and competitive in the near future, said Malaysian Institute of Property and Facility Managers (MIPFM) president Adzman Shah.

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EPF: Payment for current i-Sinar applications begins today

KUALA LUMPUR (March 2): Applicants for the i-Sinar facility under the Employees Provident Fund (EPF) submitted before Feb 25 will be progressively approved in batches following the removal of all previous criteria set for the withdrawals, and payments begin today, March 2.

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KPKT to meet industry stakeholders to discuss flat rate maintenance fee issue

  KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 21): A focus group meeting will be held on Monday (Nov 25) between the Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) and industry stakeholders including the Malaysian Institute of Property & Facility Managers (MIPFM), the National House Buyers Association (HBA) and representatives from management bodies of strata property to come up with an equitable solution to the issue pertaining to flat rate maintenance charges in mixed developments, said Malaysian Institute of Property and Facility Managers (MIPFM) president Adzman Shah Mohd Ariffin.

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‘Focus on intangible aspects to enhance building value’

  KUALA LUMPUR (Nov 21): While the tangible aspects of a building can enhance a property's value, it is the intangible aspects that will make a building stand out from its peers and thus yield better value, said Singapore Association of Property and Facility Managers president Dr Lim Lan Yuan.

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