Property News

Corporate Malaysia watching Ho Hup case
 

May 16, 2012 Corporate Malaysia watching Ho Hup case BARRING a postponement, Corporate Malaysia’s court case of the week has to be none other than the hearing fixed for tomorrow for Ho Hup Construction Co Bhd’s application for leave to appeal to the Federal Court against a decision by the Court of Appeal. At stake…

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S$108mil for a bungalow
 

May 16, 2012 S$108mil for a bungalow Singapore: A luxury bungalow in Sentosa Cove with a staggering S$108mil price tag. A huge, swanky condo unit in Cuscaden Walk on sale for a cool S$68mil. Homes are being tagged with a level of prices never seen before here. Online asking prices of S$50mil or more are…

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1.2ha of land granted to SJK (C) Kheng Chee
 

By TAN KARR WEI karrwei@thestar.com.my | May 16, 2012 1.2ha of land granted to SJK (C) Kheng Chee All drawn out: Pooi (left) and Ng with the plans submitted by SJK (C) Kheng Chee. the Subang Jaya Municipal Council (MPSJ) has finally received confirmation from the Education Ministry regarding the land application of SJK (C)…

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Businessman can’t sell his land as it is already “sold”
 

By VIJENTHI NAIR vijenthi@thestar.com,my Photo by BRIAN MOH | May 16, 2012 Businessman can’t sell his land as it is already “sold” Serious matter : Theng (left) with Lim showing documents to support his claims on the land title. A LAND owner has found out that the plot of land in Ulu Yam, Selangor, he…

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Looking out for public interest
 

By BAVANI M and JASTIN AHMAD TARMIZI metro@thestar.com.my | May 16, 2012 Looking out for public interest Thorough consideration: Many feel the privatisation of the 37-year-old crematorium should only be done if it brings benefit to the people. Federal Territory MCA 1Malaysia Taskforce chairman Banie Chin said control and monitoring was needed if the Cheras…

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Smart project prevents floods and minimises damage to property
 

By FAZLEENA AZIZ fazleena@thestar.com.my | May 15, 2012 Smart project prevents floods and minimises damage to property A mess: Trafffic congestion due to heavy rain and the closure of Smart Tunnel in Jalan Sg Besi recently. THE Stormwater Management and Road Tunnel (Smart) has managed to prevent floods which would have otherwise caused property damage…

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Banks home in on fee-based income
 

By DALJIT DHESI daljit@thestar.com.my | May 15, 2012 Banks home in on fee-based income PETALING JAYA: Banks are aggressively looking at building up their non-interest or fee-based income in anticipation of slower loans growth in view of the stringent lending guidelines that came into effect in January. Among the areas that they are strongly focusing…

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Demolition of surau stopped
 

May 15, 2012 Demolition of surau stopped ALOR SETAR: A High Court here has allowed an interim injunction to stop any attempt to demolish the century-old Madrasah Salihiah surau here. Judicial Commissioner See Mee Chun ordered the three defendants in the case – the Kedah Islamic Council (MAIK), the Kota Setar Land office and the…

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Insure flood victims, says vice-chancellor
 

May 15, 2012 Insure flood victims, says vice-chancellor PUTRAJAYA: The Government should introduce an insurance scheme for flood victims to help Malaysians get back on their feet after suffering through such a disaster. Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) vice-chancellor Prof Datuk Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak said this was an important matter which should be considered in…

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Residents sign septic tank agreement
 

May 15, 2012 Residents sign septic tank agreement RESIDENTS of Jalan Satu in Air Itam, Penang, has entered into an agreement with Indah Water Konsortium Sdn Bhd (IWK) for the maintenance of their communal septic tank (CST) over the next few years. A CST is a collection unit for sewage discharged through a network of…

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