How many babies would you like to have? When I first got married, my wife and I decided on 3. Today we have 2. My wife said, ‘kedai sudah tutup.’ (factory shutdown) Haha… For an ageing nation like Singapore, they offer cash bonus of S$8,000 (RM24,000) – SG$10,000 (RM30,000) per baby! That’s not all, there’s … Read more4 babies is all it takes to have ZERO income tax for life
I was sharing my thoughts about the property market in Melaka yesterday (Yes, it’s still doing okay of course) and I touched upon the economy. I shared predictions by our Finance Minister, the IMF, the World Bank but before that I asked if there are people who thinks Malaysia will be going into a recession … Read more4.7 pct for 2018 is healthy. (Of course it is)
This is the assessment from Valuation and Property Services Department (JPPH) director Ahmad Zailan Azizuddin. Article in edgeprop.my here. He predicted that the property market in H1 2019 to be resilient and then followed by a gradual improvement in market activity. This prediction is backed by JPPH’s data which showed positive increments or only marginal … Read moreImproving from 2019 onwards; means BOTTOM already? 🙂
I have stressed many times that Penang needs a much bigger international airport for its future because the best way into Penang from overseas is through the air. (PIA) Earlier article way back in 2016 here: Penang International Airport, what’s next? Well, I did not have that many supporters even among Penangites. Perhaps now there is really a need … Read moreKIA (KXP) and PIA MUST be complementary please.
Tun Razak Exchange (TRX)’s entire development has an estimated value of over RM40 billion. This is what it says about itself. Taken from the website. “TRX is an integrated 70-acre development that will be KL’s new CBD and Malaysia’s International Financial District.” If I remember correctly, it was in early 2018 when my business partner … Read moreTRX is one of Malaysia’s best assets. (Invest now)
I love it when developments are guided by a longer term vision. One such example would be the Kuala Lumpur City Plan 2020. (KLCP2020). Let’s face it, there are no cities which could become Most Liveable in the world but developments are done haphazardly or based on whims and fancies of the authority in charge … Read moreKLCP2020 – Fresh approvals for above permissible plot ratios