Post Archives: April 2019


FIABCI MALAYSIA – PPK MALAYSIA STRATA PROPERTY MANAGEMENT SEMINAR 2019 – Good Governance and Good Practices in a Developed Economy

We are pleased to announce that PPKM and FIABCI Malaysia will again be co-organising this popular seminar to address on-going problems and daily situations in strata management.

Date: Thursday, 11 July 2018
Time: 8.00 am to 6.00 pm
Venue: Avante Hotel, Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya, Selangor

The seminar takes a close look at strata management from the viewpoints of both building owners and developers with speakers from the private and public sectors sharing case studies and their insightful experience with participants.

Participants at the seminar will be able to pick up tips from practitioners in the private sector as well as from senior officers in the public sectors like the Commissioner of Buildings (COB) department. The seminar will cover the following topics:
* Overview and Rules of Property Management
* Strata Title Act – Issues and Challenges
* The Mechanics of the Strata Tole – The Major Weaknesses in Strata Property Management
* Overviews of Strata Property Management in a Developed Economy
* Strata Property Management in REIT – Challenges and Solutions
* An Update on Strata Issues Facing Developers, JMB/MC
* Operational Issues on Strata Property Management and Tribunal Show Case

The seminar fees are as follows:
* Members of FIABCI Malaysia and PPK Malaysia : RM 520+ (excluding service tax)
* Non-members : RM 600+ (excluding service tax)

For repeat participants, we thank you for your support and there is a special discount of 15% off the above fees. Interested participants are requested to register for same with FIABCI Malaysia soonest possible as seats are limited and will be available on a first-come-first-served basis. For more information, please click HERE to download the programme and the registration form. In the event you require further details, kindly email or call Tel: 03-62035090/91.




On behalf of the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), we are pleased to inform members that ICSC Re-Con Asia Pacific 2019 will be held in Raffles City Convention Centre, Singapore from 21-23 October 2019.

Members are invited to join this premier retail real estate event in the Asia-Pacific region for networking, professional development and business opportunities. As retail real estate forges into the future, the industry must focus on delivering impactful experiential retail for today’s consumers.

RECon Asia-Pacific is a chance to:
* Connect with industry colleagues from all areas of retail real estate
* Learn from thought leaders of both traditional and emerging markets
* Grow your professional skills in dedicated workshops
* Find out how changes in the region will affect your business

This is an advance notice and registrations are already open so we look forward to your participation for this event as PPK members (Non-ICSC members) are entitled to a 10% discount from applicable conference fees. Please use the promo code ASIA10 upon online checkout. For more information, programme and agenda please click HERE.


Study Trip to Seoul, Korea, June 2019

STUDY TRIP 2019 TO SEOUL, KOREA: Sunday, 16 June – Saturday, 22 June (7D/4N)

Greetings and anyeong ha seyo ! We are pleased to announce our long haul study trip for 2019 to SEOUL, KOREA.

Seoul is virtually a paradise for shoppers with its shopping malls and myriad shopping precincts offering much more than their famous Korean skincare products and cosmetics. There are malls to cater to the high-end shoppers as well as bargain-hunters, with merchandise creatively packaged in state-of-the-art buildings to the maze-like street shopping. Shopping in Seoul famously also caters for insomniacs – where you will shop till you drop until closing time at 5.00 am (!) so get ready your stamina for the Korean shopping experience like no other.

We hope to visit several of exciting malls such as LOTTE World Tower & Mall, Starfield COEX Mall, D-Cube City Mall, Mecenatpolis Mall, Times Square Mall, I’Park Mall, Doota Mall, Noon Square, Migliore Mall, IFC Mall, GOTO Mall, Common Ground for participants to focus on building design, merchandise mix, visual merchandising and marketing techniques etc.

Kindly note that the entire trip will only be confirmed subject to the required minimum no. of participants and/or flight/hotel availability etc. and on a first-come-first-served basis. We shall keep you posted in due course of further confirmed details concerning the detailed itinerary etc. Kindly also be informed that the organizer reserves the right to revise details of the Study Trip (including departure dates and flight carriers) subject to availability and solely at our discretion.

For more information, please click HERE to download the circular and registration form or contact our secretariat at Tel: 03-7727 6202.




We refer to our previous circulars dated 21 December 2017 ref 057/12/17 and dated 6 August 2018 ref 033/08/18 on the above and would like to request members to please update PPKM on the status of their applications to BOVAEP as we understand that there are numerous members who have applied and are still waiting for the results.

If there are others whose applications have been rejected or put on KIV, BOVAEP has advised that you may appeal for further consideration to them and has further advised that all applicants need to state their job scope and job specifications in detail, particularly to show that they have carried out or are carrying out building/ mall management.

Whilst PPK Malaysia is not the approving body, it would be appreciated that you could please keep us informed via the attached form so that we may monitor any submissions which may be unduly rejected. Therefore, we seek your co-operation to please complete the form and return same to us latest by 15 April 2019.



CASC Conference, Kuala Lumpur 10-12 September 2019


Greetings ! PPK Malaysia is pleased to announce that we shall be hosting CASC Conference 2019!

CASC Conference 2019 is an annual regional conference involving industry experts from member countries and supported and endorsed by our affiliates like Asosiasi Pengelola Pusat Belanja Indonesia (APPBI), Institute of Shopping Centre Management (ISCM) from Hong Kong, Mall China, Japan Council of Shopping Centers (JCSC) and Taiwan Council of Shopping Centers (TCSC).

Themed ‘The Now and The Future’ – The Mall Story, the conference will focus on stories and case studies from malls and retailers from around the region and delegates will be able to pick up useful tips in shopping mall management especially from recently opened malls.

Click here for more details and online registration before the early bird closing date of 31 May 2019