20 September 2019: Emergency if API hits 500; TNB gets green light for broadband

Putrajaya says will declare emergency if API breaches 500 due to haze The government reiterated that an emergency will be declared if pollution caused by the haze forces air pollutant index (API) reading exceeds 500. The Ministry of Energy, Science,

19 September 2019: M’sian companies may be prosecuted for haze fires

Govt may pass law to prosecute M’sian companies responsible for forest fires The government may pass a law to prosecute Malaysian plantation companies guilty of causing fires in their property even if it is outside Malaysia, said Prime Minister Tun

18 September 2019: M’sians 2nd largest buyers of SG properties; Shared Prosperity Vision to bridge gap

Malaysians are 2nd largest buyers of S’pore properties Malaysians continue to be the second-largest group of buyers of Singapore’s non-landed residential properties by nationality year-to-date, after the Chinese. Quoting Singapore’s Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA), Singapore-based property consultancies Cushman & Wakefield

17 September 2019: Kuching ‘world’s most air-polluted city’; RON95 price cap to stay for now

Kuching declared ‘world’s most air-polluted city’ Due to the worsening haze in southwestern Sarawak, Kuching has earned the title of the most air-polluted city in the world. This is the second time in a week that a Malaysian city has

13 September 2019: Durian craze threatening Malaysian rainforest; Smart cities in 5 years

China’s love of durian ‘next big threat’ to Malaysian rainforest Soaring Chinese demand for the stinky durian fruit is turning into the next big threat to Malaysia’s depleted rainforest, a conservation expert said today, urging regulation. Malaysia has already lost

12 September 2019: Ban on open burning; PPR being rebranded, not scrapped

Nationwide ban on open burning as haze worsens Authorities have prohibited all forms of open burning except cremations and religious rituals with immediate effect in an attempt to reduce the harmful effects of the haze. Violators could face fines of

11 September 2019: Seberang Perai gains city status; Malaysia fully 5G by 2023

Seberang Perai to gain city status on Malaysia Day Seberang Perai will finally be declared a city this September 16, more than a year after the state government took the first steps to apply for the status. State local government,

10 September 2019: MCA wants govt to abolish RPGT; Haze worsens

Abolish RPGT to avoid penalising non-speculative real estate holders, says MCA MCA wants the government to abolish the real property gains tax (RPGT) for properties disposed after five years, arguing that those who bought properties many years ago could not

6 September 2019: NFCP to be equally funded; TTDI project to start next year

NFCP to be equally funded by USP fund, telcos — MCMC The estimated budget of RM21.6 billion for the National Fiberisation and Connectivity Plan (NFCP) will be equally funded by the Universal Service Provision (USP) fund and telecommunications companies (telcos)

Landlords share incidents that made them kick out their tenants ASAP

Every landlord’s worst nightmare – besides not being able to rent out their property – is having to deal with horrible tenants that cause trouble and damage the property. You might think you’ve met some nightmare renters, but after reading