Is it worth paying more to live above a mall?

SINGAPORE – Integrated developments are highly sought after by investors and people who want more than just a home. These properties are specially curated by top developers who have diverse expertise in building residential and commercial projects. Integrated developments feature a dynamic composition of residential homes, a large shopping mall beneath the development, an array […]

Strong property market, Singapore’s reopening fuel higher land betterment charge rates

SINGAPORE – Land betterment charge (LBC) rates have been raised for residential, commercial and industrial use for the next six months from Friday, with the rates for non-landed residential use seeing the biggest increase due to a robust property market as well as healthy bids for state-owned land and collective sale sites. Developers pay a LBC […]

Pope apologizes for ‘deplorable evil’ of Canadian indigenous schools

People listen to Pope Francis issue a historic apology for the Catholic Church's cooperation with Canada's "catastrophic" policy of Indigenous residential schools in Maskwacis, near Edmonton, Canada on July 25, 2022. (TED SHAFFREY / AP PHOTO) MASKWACIS – Pope Francis apologized on Monday to Canada's native people on their land for the Church's role in […]

KWIH launches Navale in Shanghai and Sierra in Nanjing, First batch of units fully subscribed on the first launch day

HONG KONG, July 18, 2022 – (ACN Newswire) – K. Wah International Holdings Limited (“KWIH” or “the Group”) (stock code: 00173) launched premium residential property projects, Navale in Pudong New District, Shanghai, and Sierra in Jianye District, Nanjing, for sale this June. Both recorded satisfactory results. The first batch of units nearly sold out on […]