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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

THE BELIEF IN NUMBERS

An investor’s formula for property investment results in financial rewards.  Coming from a middle class family, Pang Hiok Boon realised that he wuld not be able to save much if he depended only on  monthly salaries.  When he graduated college at the age of 24 years old, Pang started working as ...

RENT-TO-OWN

With most Malaysians unable to buy a house, an alternative exists to fit their budgetary needs and help solve myriad of affordability problems Affordability has increasingly been a major issue in Malaysia’s property industry. The recent Khazanah’s State of Households report further reinforces the view that low to middle income earners in Malaysia are falling behind ...

THE DIVERSIFIED BUILDER

Smart Niche Group off to a great promising start By: Aidil Mohammad Noor At rare times, we encounter developers who strive to achieve greatness in building up their name and reputation. Such company is Smart Niche Group (SNG), a joint venture of two companies (Rivertree Group headed by Dato’ Simon David Leong ...

RISE OF THE SOUTH

By: Aidil Mohammad Noor South Cheras is undergoing remarkable facelift as new developments and infrastructures keep pouring in. Cheras South, the area mainly situated in the border of Cheras and Kajang, was originally referred as Balakong until the name “Cheras Selatan” or Cheras South came after a new commercial hub Jusco Cheras Selatan ...