Tower REIT is a Malaysian office REIT with a portfolio comprising two prime commercial office buildings in the Klang Valley: Menara HLA and HP Towers. The combined total net lettable area (NLA) of the portfolio is 735,020 square feet. Menara HLA is a 32-storey office building (NLA of 396,820 square feet) situated in the heart […]
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The market is highly uncertain. This fact alone, coupled with the many natural emotions of people when dealing with their own money, makes many individual investors prone to numerous pitfalls during their investing process. In this article, I want to share the 8 largest pitfalls (in my opinion) that investors can make before, during and […]
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After investing for close to a decade now, I am starting to realize that when it comes to investing, “Less is more”. Sorry for sounding too philosophical but what I mean is this: Sometimes, it’s better to invest in companies with a simple-to-understand business model rather than digging deep into a complicated business like Noble […]
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Hektar REIT is Malaysia’s first retail REIT. Its portfolio currently consists of five well-established neighbourhood and regional shopping centres situated around Malaysia in Subang Jaya, Melaka, Muar, Sungai Petani, and Kulim with a combined value of RM1.09 billion. Hektar REIT’s cornerstone investor is Frasers Centrepoint Trust, part of the Fraser & Neave Group, headquartered in […]
Named after the Malacca Sultanate, the Strait of Malacca serves as one of the most important shipping routes in the world. It is strategically located between the Indian Ocean and the Pacific Ocean, linking major economies in East Asia to the Middle East, Africa and Europe. For centuries, nations who were rich and powerful colonized […]
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IGB REIT (Bursa: 5227) is a retail REIT that owns two prime properties strategically located in Klang Valley, Malaysia: Mid Valley Megamall and The Gardens Mall. Mid Valley Mall is Malaysia’s largest retail mall with a net lettable area (NLA) of 1.82 million square feet and 6.092 carpark bays. The mall is a one-stop destination […]
There is no reason why the official retirement age (currently 62) should be the “right” age for everyone to retire on. All of us have different ideas about retirement, and different standards of living. If you can get by on less, you may be able to retire. Here we look at two different standards of living […]
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I recently decided to switch my mobile provider from Maxis to Digi.com. This was after years of using a mobile provider that hardly provided me with any coverage most of the time. However, when I made the switch to Digi.com, it got me thinking about the telecommunications industry. I remembered when I was young, there […]
In Malaysia, we have several free-to-air TV channels. They include TV1, TV2, TV3, NTV7 and 8TV. TV1, TV2 and TV3 are mainly targeted for Malay viewers as they air more Malay programmes. NTV7 has more English-language programmes and it closely resembles Channel 5 in Singapore. Meanwhile, 8TV is catered for the local Chinese audience as […]
Lippo Malls Indonesia Retail Trust (LMIR; SGX: D5IU) is a Singapore-listed retail REIT with a portfolio of 20 retail malls and seven retail spaces located in Indonesia with a total net lettable area of 851,850 square metres. 10 retail malls and three retail spaces are located in Jakarta alone. LMIR’s properties have over 3,400 tenants […]