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Mohd Shafie: RM8bil spent on developing rural areas
 

May 21, 2012 Mohd Shafie: RM8bil spent on developing rural areas MARANG: The Rural and Regional Development Ministry has spent almost RM8bil this year in developing rural areas nationwide, Datuk Seri Mohd Shafie Apdal said. The minister added that the money went towards building and improving basic infrastructure and amenities as well as generating sources…

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New ICT mall for Kuala Lumpur
 

By YEOH YI SHUEN metro@thestar.com.my Photos by SIA HONG KIAU | May 21, 2012 New ICT mall for Kuala Lumpur Tech stuff: Lenovo is one of the flagship stores at Pikom ICT Mall. THE National ICT Association of Malaysia (Pikom) will be launching its first ever Pikom ICT Mall at CapSquare Kuala Lumpur on May…

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Facelift for green lung
 

By CHRISTOPHER TAN christan@thestar.com.my Photos by GARY CHEN | May 21, 2012 Facelift for green lung New structure: An artist’s impression of the Taman Guan Joo Seng upgrading project which will include another bridge. UPGRADING works are being carried out at a park in Taman Guan Joo Seng, Green Lane, Penang, which is fondly known…

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State directs council to take back multipurpose hall
 

By EDWARD R. HENRY edward@thestar.com.my Photos by CHAN TAK KONG | May 21, 2012 State directs council to take back multipurpose hall Close to nature: Dr Wong (second from left) with PJ Utara MCA division chairman Yeo Ing King (left), Moorthy (third from left) and Narasingam checking out the garden behind the SS3/39 multipurpose hall…

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Tempers flare at residents’ meeting
 

By ANDREA FILMER andrea@thestar.com.my | May 21, 2012 Tempers flare at residents’ meeting On the edge: Residents out of their seats during an EGM at Gambier Heights Apartment yesterday. A RUCKUS broke out during an emergency general meeting of a residents’ management body in Penang. Angry words rang out loud among the Gambier Heights Apartment…

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Foresight in resolving social and community problems crucial for the local authorities
 

By LIVING MATTERS By ANGIE NG angie@thestar.com.my | May 19, 2012 Foresight in resolving social and community problems crucial for the local authorities LOOKING around our housing estates, work and recreation spaces, I believe many of us must have a wish list of things for a better living, work/study and recreational environment. Although headway has…

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Bukit Beruntung residents still waiting for woes to be solved
 

By STUART MICHAEL metro@thestar.com.my | May 19, 2012 Bukit Beruntung residents still waiting for woes to be solved Open for abuse: An abandoned shoplot in Bukit Beruntung that is a common sight in the area. FOUR months have passed and the Hulu Selangor District Council (MDHS) has still not acted on the complaints of Bukit…

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Mega project woes
 

By Story and photo by ELAN PERUMAL elanthestar.com.my | May 19, 2012 Mega project woes Unhappy group: Residents are protesting against the development in front of the newly-completed block of shophouses. PALM Grove residents are unhappy with the Klang Municipal Council for approving a mega project, including two hotels and a mall near Taman Palm…

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UEM Land’s Nusajaya wins Fiabci award
 

May 19, 2012 UEM Land’s Nusajaya wins Fiabci award KUALA LUMPUR: UEM Land Holdings Bhd’s Nusajaya development emerged as the winner in the Master Plan Category at the prestigious Fiabci Prix d’Excellence Awards 2012. The award was received by UEM Land’s managing director and CEO, Datuk Wan Abdullah Wan Ibrahim, at a presentation ceremony in…

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Ministry to build two lifts at Kampar railway station
 

May 19, 2012 Ministry to build two lifts at Kampar railway station KAMPAR: The Transport Ministry will build two lifts at the railway station here to make it easier for the disabled to take the train. Minister Datuk Seri Kong Cho Ha said the project would start next month and was expected to be completed…

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