Monthly Archives: January 2013

Middle-income trap makes owning homes near impossible

GEORGE TOWN, Jan 29 — The poor have government-controlled low-cost housing, the rich can have their pick of whichever property they fancy but the middle-income wage earners are left to rent or make do with a remote location when it … Continue reading

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Positive outlook for Johor property

<!–GA_googleFillSlot(“Business_Story_toptext”);–> JOHOR BARU: The outlook for the Johor property market is likely to remain positive this year, with Iskandar Malaysia continuing to drive growth in the years to come. Johor Real Estate and Housing Developers Association (Rehda) branch chairman Koh … Continue reading

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Japanese and Hong Kong investors target Malaysia

Cheyenne Hollis | Jan 29, 2013 | Comments 0 Investors from Japan and Hong Kong could look to Malaysia for future investors according to experts. Southeast Asia, especially Jakarta, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore, will start to boom with more investments … Continue reading

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Why the Malaysian government should fund higher education — Anas Alam Faizli

JAN 29 — Education was institutionalised to formalise the process of knowledge acquisition and research in man’s quest for understanding. The earliest universities in the history of mankind, namely Al-Azhar, Bologna, Oxford, Palencia, Cambridge and the University of Naples (world’s … Continue reading

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DPM: Mission schools in education blueprint

Posted on January 29, 2013, Tuesday KUCHING: Minister of Education Tan Sri Muhyiddin Yassin has given his assurance that mission schools in the state will not be sidelined and will continue to play a role in the national education system. … Continue reading

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