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UMLand and Uber to Give Free Rides
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PETALING JAYA: UMLand Bhd and Uber Malaysia today announce a four week pilot project by offering free rides to better serve customers and residents of Albury @ Mahkota Hills. Albury @ Mahkota Hills is strategically located neighborhood within the growth corridor of Southern KL which is home to the Malaysia Vision Valley, KLIA Aeropolis and Cyberjaya…

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Sunsuria expects better sales for this financial year
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BY EUGENE MAHALINGAM PETALING JAYA: Sunsuria Bhd expects to register better sales in its current financial year ending Sept 30, 2017, despite the current property glut. CEO Koong Wai Seng said the company achieved sales amounting to RM450mil last year. Executive chairman Datuk Ter Leong Yap said there is still demand for properties, despite the…

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MACC uncovers Johor land scam
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BY NELSON BENJAMIN JOHOR BARU: Kickbacks from a massive land scandal in Johor involving tens of millions of ringgit started from 2013. The modus operandi was simple – convert bumiputra housing lots to non-bumiputra lots, which can fetch much higher prices. Anti-graft officers uncovered the plot after sifting through stacks of documents seized from the…

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Mah Sing Group unveils a new corporate logo
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PETALING JAYA: Mah Sing Group Berhad (Mah Sing) unveiled its new corporate logo during the Group’s annual dinner at Majestic Hotel, Kuala Lumpur. The launch of the Group’s new logo is the visual representation of Mah Sing’s group-wide transformation programme and marks the next phase of its journey in the property industry. Mah Sing presents…

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Vast Excellence
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Enhancements make Seremban township the choice for the future. By VIKNESH ASHLEY vikneshashley@thestar.com.my WHEN one looks for a township to invest in, some of the key qualities or must haves include commercial areas, education centres and a holistic environment to live and play in. However, within the Klang valley such townships may be well over…

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Zalam bucks property trend with Cloudtree Residence
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KUALA LUMPUR: The slowdown in the local property market has seen many developers struggling to launch projects or even sell their units. Some, such as Zalam Group’s residential development, Cloudtree Residence, however, still continue to buck the trend. The first phase comprising four tower blocks and 16 town villas perched on a hill peak in…

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TRANQUIL Island living LANGKAWI
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Enjoy the life on a land surrounded by water at Lavanya Residences by Kobay. By NURUL ASMUI MD AZMI asmui@thestar.com.my Ever wonder what would it be like to live on an island? It is the life many would have been dreaming of, a life without being constantly bombarded by multiple notifications that comes from being…

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KL METROPOLIS: a City within the city
The KL Metropolis, which is touted to be the largest Meetings, Incentives, Conventions & Exhibitions (MICE) destination in Malaysia. Spanning 75 acres with a gross developmental value of RM15bil, the prime vicinity will comprise mixed developments featuring Malaysia’s biggest exhibition centre, mixed developments featuring retail malls, office blocks, institutions, greenery and residences.  

By NURUL ASMUI MD AZMI asmui@thestar.com.my Distinctive mixed-use developments are emerging in a metropolis by Naza TTDI. BRANDED as ‘A City of Contrast and Diversity’, Kuala Lumpur is a dynamic city defined by its capital wealth, diverse culture and a long and colourful history. According to the Kuala Lumpur’s official tourism website, KL is a…

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A tribute to the BRIGHTEST stars
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By GOH OOI HWA FOLLOWING the successful inauguralStarProperty.my Awards last year, StarProperty.my marches on in its second endeavor to shine a bright light on the most promising and established development in Malaysia. Be it a humble starter apartment, a homely landed house, an impressive high-rise, a chic neighbourhood, a visionary township or a hassle-less Transit…

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Encorp’s profit soars as property business improves
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BY M. HAFIDZ MAHPAR KUALA LUMPUR: Encorp Bhd, a Felda-owned property development and construction firm, boosted its earnings by almost four times to RM16.8mil in the fourth quarter (Q4) ended Dec 31, 2016. In a filing with Bursa Malaysia, the company said the 280% year-on-year growth in quarterly earnings were achieved on 147% higher revenue…

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