IPOH (Nov 16): The federal government through The Ministry of Housing and Local Government (KPKT) has developed a Smart City framework for Malaysia, said KPKT deputy minister, Datuk Raja Kamarul Bahrin Shah Raja Ahmad Baharuddin Shah He said the framework consists of policies, directions, strategies, initiatives and action plans and will serve as a reference and guideline to cities, agencies and stakeholders in developing and implementing practical and sustainable solutions in addressing urban challenges.
KUALA LUMPUR (Oct 16): Metronic Global Bhd’s board of directors will meet today to consider a request by its largest shareholder, Tan Sri Lee Kim Yew, for the appointment of an independent team of auditors to conduct a special audit on several corporate exercises undertaken by the company this year.
LANGKAWI (Oct 4): This tax-free tourism island will soon turn into a “smart city” through the implementation of 5G demonstration projects, said Kedah Information, Communications and Multimedia and Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO) Committee chairman, Mohd Firdaus Ahmad.
MELAKA (Oct 3): The state government, via the Melaka Smart City Advisory Council (SCAC), will soon be launching three Melaka Smart River Projects for water quality and flooding surveillance, as well as a river sustainability campaign.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 23): There are too many smart city players working in silos, thus hindering the smart city development as a whole, said Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad (pictured).
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 23): The launch of the Malaysia Smart City Framework by Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad today is another big step towards realising the smart nation agenda.
KUALA LUMPUR (Sept 11): The government will be launching the Smart City Council under the Malaysia Smart City Framework 2018-2025 by year-end to advise chief ministers and menteri besar of all the 13 states towards creating smart cities which are liveable, workable and sustainable.
PETALING JAYA (Jan 2): Penang State Housing, Town, Country Planning and Local Government Committee chairman Jagdeep Singh Deo said that the property market in Penang was still strong despite reports of overhang units.