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Undisposed waste and lack of clean-up irk residents
 

Sep 7, 2012 Undisposed waste and lack of clean-up irk residents Frustrated: Some residents have even resorted to burning uncollected rubbish despite knowing that open burning is illegal. RESIDENTS of Taman Berjaya, Kajang, want the Kajang Municipal Council to resolve the problem of uncollected garden waste and ensure the drains and other facilities in the…

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Report lodged against middlemen collecting money for bazaar lots
 

By YIP YOKE TENG teng@thestar.com.my Photos by MUHAMAD ZUL HAFIZ BAHRIN | Sep 7, 2012 Report lodged against middlemen collecting money for bazaar lots In cahoots?: One of the traders in Jalan Tun Sambanthan sent this letter by hand to DBKL last year appealing for their attention. To his shock, one of the middlemen threw…

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Santokh Singh misses Setapak’s many fields of yesteryear
 

By TAN KARR WEI karrwei@thestar.com.my | Sep 7, 2012 Santokh Singh misses Setapak’s many fields of yesteryear Passionate about football: Santokh Singh is worried about the decreasing number of football fields in Setapak. Located a stone’s throw away from the Kuala Lumpur city centre, Setapak is an unassuming township that was developed from a former…

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New school built to the request of residents
 

Sep 7, 2012 New school built to the request of residents Modern look: SMK Taman Tun Perak is taking in Form One, Form Two and Form Four students. A NEW secondary school at Batu 17 in Rawang, SMK Taman Tun Perak has opened for student intake. The school, which cost RM25.5mil to build, sits on…

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USJ11 field under restoration and ready by year-end
 

By GREATER SUBANG Story and photo by CHRISTINA LOW christinalow@thestar.com.my | Sep 7, 2012 USJ11 field under restoration and ready by year-end RESIDENTS in USJ11, Subang Jaya, have something to cheer about after calls to upgrade a field near their homes were heard. Subang Jaya Municipal Council (MPSJ) restored the field back to its original…

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IGB REIT IPO set to be 4th largest this year
 

Sep 7, 2012 IGB REIT IPO set to be 4th largest this year The Gardens Mall is one of the properties of IGB REIT. KUALA LUMPUR: IGB Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) has priced its initial public offering (IPO) to institutional investors at the top of an indicative range in a deal that will raise…

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Mid-Autumn fest fun at Viva Home mall
 

Sep 7, 2012 Mid-Autumn fest fun at Viva Home mall In celebration of the anticipated Mid-Autumn Festival, Viva Home Shopping Mall is hosting plenty of fun activities for all in the family so come experience a fun day out and take home great gifts and redemptions. Until Sept 30, Viva Home Shopping Mall will showcase…

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Build affordable homes, housing board urged
 

By WANI MUTHIAh wani@thestar.com.my | Sep 7, 2012 Build affordable homes, housing board urged KUALA LUMPUR: Cuepacs has proposed that the National Housing Board build houses costing between RM70,000 and RM160,000. Its president Datuk Omar Osman said housing schemes within this range would make it affordable to many civil servants to own houses. Omar said…

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Road turns into one-way street
 

By CHRISTINA TAN metrose@thestar.com.my | Sep 7, 2012 Road turns into one-way street YONG PENG: Jalan Sembrong has been converted into a one-way street with immediate effect by the district council. Deputy whip chief Ong See Tian said the 800m road, parallel with rows of shoplots, was converted into the one-way street to alleviate traffic…

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RM1.55bil MRT rolling stock award soon for Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line
 

By SHARIDAN M. ALI sharidan@thestar.com.my | Sep 7, 2012 RM1.55bil MRT rolling stock award soon for Sungai Buloh-Kajang Line Azhar: ‘We are now preparing the report to be presented to the tender committee.’ KUALA LUMPUR: MRT Corp is expected to award the rolling stock package for the first line of mass rapid transit (MRT) system,…

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