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Monalisa Bookstore opens the door to imagination
Monalisa Bookstore for Space & Interior design story for StarProperty website at Bukit Jalil. Azman Ghani / The Star  

By NG PAU LING In an age of mass production and fast-paced online purchasing, often a delightful local bookstore filled with an extensive collection of curated books is an oasis to find. Luckily, there is one such store, Monalisa which it offers a un…

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Malaysian students awarded for forward-thinking architecture design
The winners of the 11th Asia Young Designer Awards  

Nippon Paint launches the “FORWARD: A Sustainable Future” theme for AYDA 2019 Kuala Lumpur: Two young Malaysians were recognised for their outstanding talents, winning the award for ‘Best Design Impact’ for both the Interior Design and Architecture categories at the recent Asia Young Designers of the Year Awards 2018/19 held in conjunction with the 11th…

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Come ‘Play 2 Win’ at Sunway Velocity Mall
The arcade game can be enjoyed by people of all ages  

Prizes galore for visitors until April 28 KUALA LUMPUR: The March school holidays might have passed but the fanfare is not done and dusted just yet as Sunway Velocity Mall’s ‘Play 2 Win 2019’ Campaign is on the menu from 28 March to 28 April. An interactive “phygital” (physical and digital) experience awaits shoppers with…

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Platinum Victory unveils sports-themed residence in Old Klang Road
Media Preview of Platinum Arena @ Old Klang Road.  

PETALING JAYA: Property developer Platinum Victory Sdn Bhd unveiled its latest development — Platinum Arena, a sports-themed mixed development project located in Old Klang Road with an estimated gross development value (GDV) of RM421mil. The project is sited on a 2.9-acre leasehold land featuring 728 serviced apartments within two 36-storey blocks. Built-ups of the units…

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Forest City to benefit Johor with new initiatives
The management team in front of the 18-acres IBS plant  

The doubling in land size of Iskandar Malaysia region is set to spur a new round of investments into the Johor state. Keen support from various companies from different countries who have set foot in the region has generated job opportunities while the locals benefited from the knowledge and skills transfer. As one of the…

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Lifestyle Gems in Bayan Lepas
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Discover Ideal’s resort-style Amarene and investment-friendly Sunsuri MOST people dream of going on holiday and getting pampered at a resort. What if you could experience resort living every day? That’s what Ideal Property Group is offering at The Amarene in Bayan Lepas on Penang Island. The development has a modern resort-style setting cradled by lush…

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Asean Property Awards 2018/2019 Honours The Best Property Developers, Hotels And Agents
Ministry of Housing and Local Government Zuraida Kamaruddin (middle) alongside the award recipients  

  PETALING JAYA: 50 award titles were presented to various developers, hotels and agents during the inaugural Des Prix Infinitus Asean Property Awards Gala Night recently. Hosting its first initiative in Malaysia, Des Prix Infinitus Asean Property Awards focuses on the Malaysian property and service sector, acting as a platform for developers to connect and…

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Leveraging on neighbours’ strengths is key for PropNex
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PETALING JAYA: Malaysia is seen as an attractive business opportunity for Singapore-based real estate agency PropNex as the company aims to grow and establish themselves in the local property market. PropNex chief executive officer Ismail Gafoor said that the move was to capitalise on the investments made by both countries in each other with Malaysians…

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Govt initiatives helpful for affordable housing
SkyWorld project SkyAwani2 topping off ceremony
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By Hakim Hassan  KUALA LUMPUR: SkyWorld chief executive officer Datuk Ng Thien Phing believes that government assistance to reduce costs of construction would be helpful to create more affordable homes for the rakyat. He mentioned that reduction in terms of land cost, authority charges such as stamp duty, land premium charges, lease extension, authority contributions…

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StarProperty.my Awards 2019: Building for posterity
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By Shalini Ravindran IT WAS more than about building properties for the winners of the fourth StarProperty.my Awards 2019 as they walked away with trophies, including for six new categories introduced this year. This year’s awards saw a total of 24 categories with 45 entries on projects contested, including new categories like The WOW Award…

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