Property News


No increase in electricity tariff for residential consumers until end of 2024

There will be no increase in electricity charges for residential consumers in the peninsula until Dec 31, 2024, the Energy Commission announced yesterday. This followed speculation that a new tariff rate would be implemented from Feb 1. The Energy Commission said domestic users in the peninsula will also receive a ... Read More

VAT Group to set up second plant in Batu Kawan Industrial Park

Leading global developer, manufacturer and supplier of high-end vacuum valves, VAT Group AG, will be expanding its operation in Penang with the new facility located in the Batu Kawan Industrial Park (BKIP). The first plant of VAT Manufacturing Malaysia Sdn Bhd is located at Persiaran Cassia Selatan 1 and the upcoming ... Read More

Year of Tiger’s Property Expo 2022

Roar into 2022 Chinese New Year by visiting the “Property Expo 2022” at Queensbay Mall and Gurney Plaza. Rejoice for making into another year and celebrate the Year of Tiger by shopping for a property of your dream. All property purchasers and investors must be thrilled and grateful to Property ... Read More

SITE PROGRESS: Terraces Condominium (Jan 2022)

About Terraces Condominium A highrise residential development by IJM Land at Bukit Jambul, Penang. Strategically located on 9.32 acres of land next to INTI International College. It comprises a 34-storey condominium tower, featuring 410 residential units with two different design types to choose from. Find out more about Terraces Condominium Register ... Read More

New low-cost apartment at Taman Nagasari turned into a hostel for foreign workers

The excitement of some residents receiving the keys to occupy a new house in Block A, Taman Nagasari, Prai here more than a month ago turned into concern due to the presence of a group of foreigners who are said to also rent there. It is understood that about 10 ... Read More

BNM to keep interest rates at record low

Bank Negara Malaysia has decided to maintain the Overnight Policy Rate (OPR) at 1.75 per cent, after concluding its Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) meeting today. In a statement today, the MPC considered the stance of monetary policy to be "appropriate and accommodative". It added that fiscal and financial measures would ... Read More
Titijaya Land and PDC to develop Medi-Tech City in Batu Kawan

Titijaya Land and PDC to develop Medi-Tech City in Batu Kawan

Titijaya Land Bhd and Penang Development Corp (PDC) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the development of a RM9.9 billion Medi-Tech City occupying a 230-acre land in Batu Kawan, Penang. This project is expected to complete in 10 years. Medi-Tech City is earmarked to be an integrated, sustainable ... Read More

SITE PROGRESS: GEM Residences (Jan 2022)

About GEM Residences GEM Residences, a commercial development by Belleview Group at Prai, Penang. It is part of the company's 6 hectares mixed development along Jalan Baru, diagonally opposite Megamall Penang. Next to it will be the upcoming largest mall in the northern region - GEM Mall, the tenant mix include ... Read More

OSK Property to Launch Rubica, a Low-Density Serviced Apartment for First Time Home Buyers

OSK Property is launching a new development at Harbour Place - Rubica, a serviced suite apartment at Jalan Assumption near the famous Jalan Chain Ferry and Jalan Raja Uda. Soaring at 34-level high, the apartment is just a stone’s throw away from Luminari, Butterworth’s most iconic masterpiece, which is awarded ... Read More

Penang’s Bukit Kukus bypass road finally opens

The Bukit Kukus bypass road here that was the site of a fatal landslide in 2018 was finally opened to traffic today. Part of the 3.8km Paya Terubong Paired Road project, it promises to cut down travel time between Air Itam and Relau from the current 20 to 30 minutes ... Read More