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April 6, 2018 10:49 AM Loan approval rates for houses below RM500,000 remain stable: BNM

KUALA LUMPUR: Housing loan approval rates for houses costing below RM500,000 have remained stable over the past few years at above 70%, said Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM). In fact, the approval rate for houses priced less than RM250,000 was higher at 72.7% compared with 67% in 2012, according to BNM's website. BNM was responding to an article 26

April 5, 2018 11:57 AM Assets declaration: Penang reps increased investments, bought new cars since 2013

GEORGE TOWN, April 5 — Most of the Penang Pakatan Harapan (PH) assemblymen and state executive councillors who declared their assets today bought more new unit trust and share units and new cars between 2013 and 2018. Most of the state excos and some assemblymen increased their number of share units, along with buying new cars that were priced from RM60,000 to over RM217,000. Most of the new cars were bought 17

April 2, 2018 6:51 AM Ahmad Zahid reiterates government not bankrupt

LENGGONG: The ability of the government to provide various facilities to the people, including the People's Housing Project, shows that it is not bankrupt, according to Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi. The Deputy Prime Minister said those people who alleged that the government was bankrupt were those with a bankrupt mentality. "The 500 houses built 19

April 1, 2018 1:26 PM Tanjong Karang PPR will be ready by 2020, says Noh Omar

Tan Sri Noh Omar said PPR project in Tanjong Karang will be completed by 2020. — Picture by Azinuddin GhazaliTANJONG KARANG, April 1 — The People’s Housing Project (PPR) which the Urban Wellbeing, Housing and Local Government Ministry had planned to build here, will be completed by 2020, says its minister Tan Sri Noh Omar. He said the project in Pasir 20

March 30, 2018 2:00 PM Resettlement scheme ends Johor squatters’ 30-year wait

JOHOR BARU, March 30 — After waiting for almost 30 years, squatter residents in four villages here finally get to live in more comfortable homes being the recipients of the 320 units of houses under the resettlement scheme at the Desa Jaya Apartment here. They received the key to their new home from Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi 19

March 25, 2018 7:54 AM UTK, VAT 69 to be expanded: IGP

KUALA LUMPUR: The Special Action Unit (UTK) and VAT 69 Commando of the Royal Malaysia Police (PDRM) will be expanded and the number of their members increased, said Inspector-General of Police Tan Sri Mohamed Fuzi Harun. He said these had been approved by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak and a policy paper on the matter had been sent to the central 14

March 24, 2018 6:50 AM Govt committed to building 1 million houses for B40, M40 groups: PM

KUALA LUMPUR: The government will continue to provide opportunities for the low (B40) to middle income (M40) groups to own houses and is fully committed to building one million affordable houses, says Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Abdul Razak. "The government has shown its commitment by completing 139,338 affordable houses, while 311,281 are now in various 15

March 24, 2018 5:59 AM Najib: Putrajaya achieved target of one million affordable homes

Najib said PR1MA products are in strong demand. — Picture by Yusof Mat IsaKUALA LUMPUR, March 24 — The federal government has reached its target of providing one million affordable homes for Malaysians, Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak said today. He said a total of 139,338 houses have been built, 311,281 houses are in various stages of construction 20

March 23, 2018 4:55 AM Over 600,000 houses to be offered at PR1MA housing expo

KUALA LUMPUR: Over 600,000 homes will be offered at the national level housing expo organised by PR1MA Corporation Malaysia (PR1MA) from tomorrow until April 1, 2018. Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Abdul Mutalib Alias said the biggest housing expo would not only feature those located in the Klang Valley, but throughout the country. "We are going to feature 19

March 21, 2018 5:46 AM Afghan street artists haunt warlords with graffiti campaign

KABUL: For days Hamida Barmaki's smiling face stared out over traffic in Kabul, painted in a towering mural near the home of the warlord blamed for her death before it was mysteriously covered over in white. The short-lived image on a concrete blast wall marked the beginning of a provocative campaign by social activist group ArtLords, whose artists are calling 55