Johor

Launch of Pengerang Deepwater Terminals Phase 3 2

DIALOG Group Berhad via its wholly owned subsidiary DIALOG Pengerang Sdn Bhd, the Johor State Government and the State Secretary, Johor (Incorporated) (SSI), entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), marking the launch of Pengerang Deepwater Terminals Phase 3. Witnessing the signing ceremony was Menteri Besar of Johor, Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin. Also present were Tan Sri Dr. Ngau Boon Keat, Executive Chairman of DIALOG Group Berhad; YB Dato’

Sungai Johor – Johor’s Lifeline 5

Sungai Johor begins in Gunung Gemeruh, ends its 122.7 km journey in the Tebrau Strait and is an important source of freshwater to both Malaysia and Singapore. The river system historically allowed locals and new settlers to travel from the coast to the hills, supporting the growth of new towns along its banks. The river basin makes up 14% of Johor state and within it lie countless natural treasures that

KSL Acquires Land in Johor

In a filling in Bursa Malaysia, it was reported that KSL Holdings Bhd has proposed to acquire two parcels of leasehold land measuring 47.73 hectares in Tebrau, Johor Bahru for RM133.59 million cash. The developer’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Goodpark Development Sdn Bhd, signed a conditional agreement to buy the land from Grace Versatile Sdn Bhd. KSL said the land will be used for landed properties development and further enhance its presence

Digitising Johor into the Future 2

Johor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Khaled Nordin and the Minister of Multimedia and Communications, Datuk Seri Salleh Keruak recently launched the Johor 4.0 initiative, a comprehensive agenda for transforming Johor into a smart state and spurring the development digital economy. Communications and Multimedia Minister Datuk Seri Dr Salleh Said Keruak said he fully supports the Johor 4.0 agenda and will ask the Malaysian Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) to provide

More than 3000 Visitors at Danga City Mall’s MATTA Fair 1

More than 3,000 visitors attended the Malaysian Association of Tour and Travel Agents (MATTA) Exhibition held at the ground floor of Danga City Mall recently. The three day exhibition featured 31 tourism agencies, two water theme parks, various hotels and resorts promoting sales packages that aim to boost the country’s tourism industry. State Tourism, Trade and Consumer Affairs Chairman, Datuk Tee Siew Kiong, said the MATTA exhibition has been receiving

JOM MAKAN at DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru this Ramadan 4

Be spoilt for choice with an assortment of local delights and exquisite Mediterranean, Arabic, and Asian foods when you dine at Makan Kitchen and [email protected] at DoubleTree by Hilton Johor Bahru this year for Ramadan. Makan Kitchen will be dishing out three packages throughout the month, starting with the Mediterranean and Arabic Cuisine, as well as a Marche Style Asian Buffet that will run from 17th May to 14th June

Alumni of SSI Johor Bahru Celebrates Golden Moments 7

100 alumni from Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Sultan Ismail (SSI) Johor Bahru gathered at a reunion dinner recently at Mutiara Johor Bahru hotel. Organised by the committee members of SSI Alumni (session 2018-2019), the long-awaited event saw many long-lost friends reunited for the first time. Strangers no more, alumni from multiple batches mingled with their fellow teenage friends and started new friendships. “The main objective of the movement is to gather

Joint Effort to Empower Women, Family and the Community 2

The University of Reading Malaysia (UoRM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Department for Women’s Development, a department under the Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development (MWFCD). The MoU signing was held at Pinewood Studios, Iskandar Puteri, Johor, concurrently with the Minister of Women, Family and Community Development’s Dialogue Session. The MoU was signed by UoRM’s Provost and Chief Executive Officer, Professor Tony Downes and the Director

Traditional Asian Buffet for Ramadan at Amaya Food Gallery 5

Break your fast at Amaya Food Gallery at Amari Hotel Johor Bahru this Ramadan where the talented chefs of the food gallery is presenting ‘Warisan Tradisi Asia’ buffet from 19th May to 14th June 2018. The buffet will feature a unique concept of a bustling local street scene with live cooking stations for Muslims and non-Muslims to enjoy. This buffet spread will serve over 100 dishes which includes authentic Malay,

Affordable Housing Not Merely Rhetoric - Khaled 5

Johor Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mohamed Khaled Nordin launched UMLand’s Community Housing (Perumahan Komuniti Johor or PKJ) and Johor Affordable Homes (Rumah Mampu Milik Johor, or RMMJ) at its development site in Seri Alam. The flats come under the Johor Affordable Housing Scheme. UMLand will be building 1,122 units of the flats on 18.46 acres of land comprising 421 units of PKJ and 701 units of RMMJ in blocks of