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Despite the propaganda from PRIBUMI, most people do not know that it was Mahathir and Daim who agreed on the...

Despite the propaganda from PRIBUMI, most people do not know that it was Mahathir and Daim who agreed on the...

The three-member panel disclosed that Singapore had sought a levy of $1.47 billion, in keeping with its practice of imposing such charges when permission is given to develop land that appreciates in value. A 2008 valuation had put the value of these three plots at $2.8 billion altogether. These plots, and three others in Bukit Timah, were swopped for six new land parcels in downtown Singapore in 2010, which are now being jointly developed by M+S. But the tribunal also noted that during a hearing in July this year, Malaysian witness Nor Mohamed Yakcop had conceded that even with the charge, the agreement was “a sweet deal” for Malaysia. “Equally we believe that the deal will have proved advantageous for Singapore even if we conclude that development charge is not payable,” the tribunal said. The charge is imposed on the enhancement in land value, and Malaysia disagreed with...

Full article: https://mothership.sg/2014/11/spore-watched-1-47-billion-...

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