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Walking The Heritage Trail

Like the Sotheby’s, anything old has the potential to be valuable Ever wondered if heritage buildings could co-exist with modern developments? Look to George Town, the state capital of Penang for an answer. It is a capital city with the most number of pre-war buildings in the whole of Southeast Asia, many ...

Green Investments Make Sense

Investors should not underestimate the benefits of going green Many people, not just Malaysians, do not have a clear perception about what green building is all about. The reality is that green building is beneficial in many ways, and that it isn’t only morally right to go green. It makes sense ...

Preparing For The Afterlife

Planning and investing in land for burial is wise as it is getting more expensive   According to the United Nation’s projection, Malaysia will become an ageing nation by 2030.  The National Policy for the Elderly mentioned that a country achieved the status of an aging nation when 15% of its population ...

QI MEN DUN JIA: Sun Tzu Warcraft

Understanding the art of war with Dato’ Joey Yap The strategic use of the art of war together with metaphysics can help investors to evaluate favourable times and places when investing in property. Mastery Academy of Chinese Metaphysics founder Dato’ Joey Yap, who is also the Joey Yap Consulting Group chief consultant, ...

ARE YOU PREPARED TO RETIRE?

The importance of investing for retirement “Young adults investing early in their lives are something that we have been focusing on as well. We want to educate young adults, and kick-start them to invest at a very early stage in life. Personally, I don’t believe in pension plans, retirement plans, and ...

Connect with LRT 3

Connectivity, the catalyst of a developed country Recently, the prime minister of Malaysia, Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak, tabled the 11th Malaysia Plan (2015-2020) in parliament. This plan is dubbed as the ‘final leap’, for Malaysia as a country, to achieve a developed-nation status in 2020. One of the aspects highlighted in ...

Are you ready for MRT 2 ?

Jumping into The Bandwagon Population growth is an occurrence that will happen naturally in large cities, managing the welfare of this population is no easy feat and one of the challenging areas will be in the accessibility in terms of public transportation. To resolve this issue, the Malaysian government studied and approved ...

Light At The End Of The Oily Tunnel

World is keeping an eye on plummeting crude oil prices The world is currently facing a scenario where supply is outstripping demand for oil, and this has caused uncertainty not just in the oil markets but the world economy, which will eventually have an impact on the national economy and the ...

DON’T GET CONNED

Check with BOVAEA when you have doubts I was looking for a subsale property, a corner lot bungalow in an upscale neighbourhood situated in a pristine location to stay. During a drive-by in the neighbourhood, I decided to call the negotiator’s number listed on the subsale property that I am interested. ...

THE TRAILBLAZER

Ipoh developer forges new paradigm with big plans for an innovative retirement village in Malaysia