Posts Tagged ‘housing’

Bank employees to get up to 12% salary hikes

by NG MIN SHEN/ graphic by TMR
SOME 20,000 clerical and non-clerical bank employees will receive salary hikes of up to 12%, alongside enhanced benefits ...

HK’s housing market gets densest apartments

HONG KONG • Hong Kong (HK), the world’s leastaffordable housing market, is set to get its densest residential development.
CK Asset Holdings Ltd is ...

More residential launches in KL abound in 2019

By FARA AISYAH / Pic By TMR
More residential property launches could be expected in Kuala Lumpur (KL) next year as market sentiments are projected to ...

Soft landings are rare, prepare for worst, OECD warns Aussie

SYDNEY • Soft landings in housing markets are rare and Australia should be ready to respond to the risk of a significant price dive, the Organisation for ...

Australia, HK among 4 riskiest housing markets

SYDNEY • Housing market dangers are “especially acute” in Australia, Hong Kong, Canada and Sweden, Oxford Economics said, noting this has historically ...

Govt expects changes in housing prices after SST exemption

by BERNAMA / TMR FILE PIX
GEORGE TOWN – The Federal Government expects a more positive response from housing industry players following ...

UK house prices are on the longest losing streak since financial crisis

LONDON • UK house prices fell for a fifth month in a row in July, the longest stretch of declines since the financial crisis.
Values fell 0.2% from ...

NWP terminates affordable housings turnkey contract

by TMR
NWP Holdings Bhd, noted its unit, NWP Builder Sdn Bhd has terminated the turnkey contract it had with M2B World (M) Sdn Bhd due to progress made ...

As NYC public housing tenants suffer, a glimmer of hope emerges

A federal programme changing how rents get paid has allowed developers at Bayside to tap into RM2.3b in private and govt funds
by Henry Goldman / ...

Ministry will probe PR1MA, says Zuraida

Minister says PR1MA only completed 11,000 residential units compared to target of 500,000 homes to be delivered by year-end
by P PREM KUMAR & AFIQ ...

Penang govt to monitor PR1MA project

By BERNAMA / Pic By MUHD AMIN NAHARUL
On BEHALF of the federal agency, the Penang government can now monitor and supervise the 1Malaysia People’s ...

London’s long housing boom is over. Is a bust coming?

London recorded its 1st annual decrease in prices in more than 8 years in February, a drop of 0.1%
by JACK SIDDERS / BLOOMBERG Lance Paul put his home ...