Monthly Archives: August 2015

Kuala Lumpur High End Condominium Market

Market Indications The Malaysian economy maintained its growth momentum by expanding 5.6% in the first quarter of 2015 (4Q2014: 5.7%), supported by private sector expenditure. The country achieved its growth target of 6.0% in 2014 (2013: 4.7%). The labour market … Continue reading

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Johor is the top manufacturing destination

Johor remains the country’s top investment destination for the manufacturing sector and continues to attract strong interest from domestic and foreign investors. Mentri Besar Datuk Mohamed Khaled Nordin said in the first six months of the year, the state attracted … Continue reading

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Malaysia ringgit records new low against Singdollar

The Malaysian ringgit on Friday (21 August 2015) fell to a new low against the Singapore dollar, now down to 2.9678 ringgit per S$1 at around 2pm, up from 2.9463 at its close on Thursday. The ringgit also weakened to … Continue reading

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UMLand remain bullish in buying up more Land in Iskandar Malaysia

United Malayan Land Bhd (UMLand) is exploring opportunities to acquire land in Iskandar Malaysia as part of its future plan, said Chief Executive Officer, Charlie Chia. He said company was in the midst of talks to buy a piece of … Continue reading

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Johor Strait Development Corridor Master Plan to be implemented in early 2016

The Johor government will implement the Johor Strait Development Corridor Master Plan early next year until 2025, in coordinating development in the coastal areas involved. State Housing and Local Government Committee chairman, Datuk Abd Latiff Bandi said complete details of … Continue reading

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