There is a mismatch between affordability and homes being built and offered today.
The biggest chunk of the cost would be for mass transportation, such as lengthening the newly built MRT system.
Rural Development Minister Ewon Benedick says one in every four Sabahans is a foreigner.
Bumiputeras comprise 69.3% of the population, with a slight drop to 22.8% recorded for Chinese Malaysians.
Malaysia should follow in Singapore's footsteps by budgeting for our increasingly ageing population.
An average of 13,800 deaths are recorded every month.
Norway's declining birth rate threatens the country's welfare model.
The world's most populous country must now draw up policies to try to cope with a declining labour force and a rapidly ageing population.
To lure the young back into towns with an ageing population, the Japanese government has taken to offering them homes free… with certain conditions.
Saying Penang’s population will hit 1.98 million by 2030 and not 2.3 million as stated by Chow Kon Yeow, Penang Forum asks if the 'inflated' figure is to justify the transport master plan.
Prime minister advises parents to keep busy and active as Asian tradition of children supporting them in their golden years seems to be fading.
State-media has hinted in recent weeks that China, the world's most populous nation, may be preparing to end its decades-long policy of determining the number of children that couples can have.
Hunger appears to be increasing in almost all of Africa and in South America, with 821 million people - one in nine - going hungry in 2017.
Galen Centre warns of demographic crisis if government is forced to adopt austerity measures due to falling tax revenue.
The increase is partially due to the fact that Mexico signed an agreement on implementing a regional conservation program for jaguars.
The main causes were overfishing and climate change.
More than 55% of them come from Syria, Afghanistan, and South Sudan, according to the United Nations High Commission on Refugees, whose data was used in the report.
If current trends persist, 22% of the world's population will be obese in 2025.
Denison Jayasooria of UKM says BN is sure to retain three parliamentary seats while the opposition will retain seven, with the others uncertain.
Not only is Thailand ageing faster than its neighbours, but it is also becoming an increasingly popular retirement option for foreigners attracted by its agreeable climate, low living and health costs and culture of service.
The census counts every resident in the United States. It is used to determine the allocation by states of seats in the US House of Representatives and to distribute billions of dollars in federal funds to local communities.
Bird populations across an eerily quiet French countryside have collapsed, on average, by a third over the last decade-and-a-half, alarmed researchers reported on Tuesday.
This is because Malaysia will soon experience a drop in birth rate as its economy matures, says the prime minister.
But a biologist doesn't think the species will go extinct soon as there is a stable population in the larger national parks in Indonesia and some areas in Malaysia.
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