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Time to relook at building material companies?

Time to relook at building material companies?

 2016-12-03

The recent surge in the number of affordable housing projects in Malaysia is putting building materials companies on the radar of investors. While construction and property development companies ar...



 affordable homes, housing development, construction, PR1MA, budget2017


Biggest development expenditure yet for Selangor

Biggest development expenditure yet for Selangor

 2016-11-01

THE state government has allocated an estimated RM3.45bil for all its plans under Budget 2017. From the sum, RM1.65bil or 47.8% will be for management of the state while the balance will go towards...



 developer, government, budget2017


Malaysia expected to grow at up to 5 percent in 2017 - PM Najib

Malaysia expected to grow at up to 5 percent in 2017 - PM Najib

 2016-10-20

KUALA LUMPUR: Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak said on Thursday that he expects the economy to improve further in 2017, with growth of up to 5 percent. “We commit to ensuring that the econom...



 budget2017, economy, government


Budget needs to address affordable housing issue

Budget needs to address affordable housing issue

 2016-10-20

KUALA LUMPUR: The Malaysian Institute of Professional Property Managers (MIPPM) is hopeful that affordable housing issues will be addressed when Budget 2017 is tabled tomorrow. MIPPM president Sark...



 affordable homes, budget2017, housing loan


Is the worst over for property stocks?

Is the worst over for property stocks?

 2016-10-15

All eyes on Budget 2017 to help first-time buyers own houses PROPERTY counters will be closely watched with the announcement of Budget 2017 on Oct 21. The property sector is a major driver of the e...



 budget2017, property market, economy, developer, government, housing development, Bank Negara


House Buying Issue Among Young Generation To Be Focus Of 2017 Budget - Othman

House Buying Issue Among Young Generation To Be Focus Of 2017 Budget - Othman

 2016-10-11

SUNGAI PETANI, Oct 9 (Bernama) -- The house buying issue among the young generation is expected to be among the key focus areas of the 2017 Budget to be tabled on Oct 21. Deputy Finance Minister, D...



 property, budget2017, government, construction, affordable homes


Budget 2017 survey shows living cost and housing among public’s top concerns

Budget 2017 survey shows living cost and housing among public’s top concerns

 2016-10-06

KUALA LUMPUR: The cost of living, housing and urban issues, and healthcare are the people’s top concerns as Budget 2017 looms, an online survey conducted by the Prime Minister’s web portal has rev...



 budget2017, living, expenses, economy


Report: High infrastructure spending in Budget 2017

Report: High infrastructure spending in Budget 2017

 2016-09-28

PETALING JAYA: Budget 2017, which will be tabled on Oct 21, is likely to be modestly expansionary with emphasis on high infrastructure spending, selective relaxation for property purchases, promotion ...



 budget2017, economy, property market, government


Govt Likely To Introduce More Affordable Housing Schemes In Budget 2017

Govt Likely To Introduce More Affordable Housing Schemes In Budget 2017

 2016-09-22

Integrated building materials specialist, Chin Hin Group Bhd is optimistic that more affordable housing projects will be introduced in the upcoming Budget 2017. Group Managing Director Chiau Haw Ch...



 budget2017, government, housing development, affordable homes


Muted budget seen for property sector

Muted budget seen for property sector

 2016-08-08

PETALING JAYA: House price growth is expected to remain stagnant over the next four to five years on assumption that there will be no major policy changes during the period. In the immediate term, ...



 budget2017, economy, property price, affordable homes, property market