Five Newsbytes to Start The Day – 6 May 2019

Govt to reclaim RTS land if ownership transferred to Johor Sultan The government is determined to claim back federal land in Bukit Chagar in Johor Baru if its ownership had been transferred to the Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar. Prime Minister

Five Newsbytes to Start The Day – 29 April 2019

Govt urged to review RM1mil threshold for foreign buying of properties Johor Rehda is calling the government to consider reviewing the current threshold of property acquisition by foreigners. According to Johor Rehda chairman Datuk Steve Chong Yoon On, the minimum

Five Newsbytes to Start The Day – 26 April 2019

Bandar Malaysia back on track after deal inked Bandar Malaysia, the mega township project in Kuala Lumpur, has officially been revived following the signing of a framework agreement with China. The agreement, which was not listed in the agenda, was

Five Newsbytes to Start The Day – 25 April 2019

Wealthy Asians to favour cash and gold, survey shows Amid an environment of economic uncertainty, ultra-high net worth individuals (UHNWI) of Asia Pacific are expected to place their bets on cash, as well as less cyclical assets such as bonds

Five Newsbytes to Start The Day – 24 April 2019

Perak govt pledges to build 50,000 affordable houses by 2022 The Perak government will build 50,000 affordable houses by 2022. State Housing and Local Government Committee chairman Paul Yong said that the government will build the “Rumah Perakku” houses via

Five Newsbytes to Start The Day – 23 April 2019

FT Ministry seeks up to RM10b to buy over Kampung Baru land The Federal Territories Ministry said it needs between RM6 billion and RM10 billion to take over land in Kampung Baru to develop the Malay enclave. Minister Khalid Samad

4 Most Common Concerns For Landlords When Renting Out Property

(Written by Bella Loo; edited by Laura Lee) Let’s face it: landlords and tenants don’t always have the best relationships. A good – or at least cordial – relationship between a landlord and his/her tenants usually occurs when both parties

Five Newsbytes to Start The Day – 22 April 2019

More than 200 killed in Sri Lanka bomb blasts on Easter Sunday More than 200 people were killed and at least 450 injured in bomb blasts that ripped through churches and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday, the

Five Newsbytes to Start The Day – 19 April 2019

Water disruption in 577 areas in Klang Valley from April 24 There will be water disruption in the Klang Valley for up to 86 hours beginning April 24. This is due to the shutdown of the Selangor River Phase 2

Five Newsbytes to Start The Day – 18 April 2019

Dr M in Time’s list of 100 most influential people Described as a formidable old warhorse, 93-year-old Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has been listed in Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people this year, following the historic election victory