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Malaysian house prices remain unaffordable

Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM) has reported that the housing market activity remained strong after a better outturn in the first half of 2019. According to...

Mah Sing Group donates 30,000 face masks to Selangor

Mah Sing Group has donated 30,000 pieces of face masks to the state of Selangor, together with its corporate responsibility arm, Mah Sing Foundation...

Property market expected to bounce back in the near term

PropertyGuru Malaysia has anticipated the corresponding effects on home seeker sentiment to be short-lived, further hinting on prospects for recovery in the near term. “Income...

Virus outbreak compels property investors to moderate 2020 purchasing

CBRE Research latest report, Asia Pacific Investor Intentions Survey 2020 observed a shift in buying intentions, investment strategy and sector focus. Some of the key...

ACCCIM proposes to increase wage subsidy to RM 1,200 from RM 600

The Associated Chinese Chambers and Industry of Malaysia (ACCCIM) has suggest six main issues for Putrajaya to consider in regards to assistance for businesses. In...

MIEA: 25,000 real estate agents and negotiators impacted during MCO

The Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents (MIEA) is concerned for the 25,000 agents and negotiators in the property sector whom are under tremendous challenge...

Johnson Controls’ Technology Helps Sunway Pyramid Saves RM21 Million Energy Cost In 7 Years

In 2012, Johnson Controls, a global leader in building technologies and solutions, was commissioned to install a comprehensive chiller plant in Sunway Pyramid, one...

MIEA Adopting Technology To Stay Relevant

The collaboration of the Malaysian Institute of Estate Agents (MIEA) with MyProperty Data Sdn Bhd and Finology Sdn Bhd is to elevate the real...

Digitising The Construction Industry Is A Collective Effort

Innovative technologies like artificial intelligence (AI), virtual reality (VR), and 3D printing aren’t just useful for consumer-facing products and services – they’re also creating...

Cover Story: Laying Cornerstones To Fill The Gap

Business Today interviews Jason Chong, Co-Founder and CEO of Cornerstone Partners Group (CPG), on how to stay luxuriously lean in the world of hospitality...

Commercial Real Estate Outlook 2020

In the digital era, the Commercial Real Estate (CRE) industry is tapping into the unfamiliar technological landscape to stay relevant. Geography is no longer...

Impact Of Slower GDP Growth In The Property Market

Contributed By Sheldon Fernandez, Country Manager, PropertyGuru Malaysia The slowdown in gross domestic product (GDP) growth to 4.3 percent is well below earlier estimates of...

New CHRO Leads Learning Culture At PropertyGuru

PropertyGuru Group, Asia's leading proptech company, appoints Genevieve Godwin as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) to lead the Group's employee learning and development. “I am...

OPR Cut A Boon For Property Sector?

While Bank Negara Malaysia’s (BNM’s) revision of the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) to 2.75%, is primarily a move to maintain economic growth amid a...

SDB’s The Hub Brings Whole New Dimension To SS2

Since welcoming new tenants last year, The Hub @ SS2 Petaling Jaya has breathed new life and brought a whole new dimension to the...

LBS Eyes RM1.6 Billion Sales In 2020

After successfully achieving RM1.63 billion sales in 2019 depite challenging market conditions due to lower consumers sentiments, LBS Bina Group Berhad (LBS), aims to...

Ascott Scored Another First

The Ascott Limited (Ascott), a wholly-owned lodging business unit of CapitaLand, was recently awarded a contract by Plenitude Berhad,  a public-listed company with core...

Best Of The Best Battles For Excellence

Asia’s long-running and most respected real estate awards series crescendoed to a celebratory finale with the announcement of the winners of the 2019 PropertyGuru...

Asia Property Awards Scales To Greater Heights

The hunt for the year’s most illustrious developers, developments and designs in Asia Pacific approaches its highpoint with the announcement of the shortlisted finalists...

Comments On Budget 2020: Property

Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia (PAM) COMMENTS: HOUSING We see lowering of price threshold for foreign buyers to RM600,000 as a good short term measure, to clear...