Strategic Partnership to provide Affordable Houses

From left: Mah Sing’s Senior General Manager of Development (Southern Region), Benjamin Ong, Mah Sing’s CEO, Datuk Ho Hon Sang, Johor Consumerism, Human Resources and Unity Committee Chairman, Dr S Ramakrishnan, i2M Ventures’ Managing Director, Zulfiqar Zainuddin

Mah Sing Group and i2M Ventures ink a partnership to bring affordable housing to Iskandar Puteri

Mah Sing Group Berhad (Mah Sing) and i2M Ventures Sdn. Bhd. (i2M), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Khazanah Nasional Berhad have announced their strategic partnership in providing ideal accommodation facilities through Iskandar Professional Suites for companies who enrol in the Global Business Services (GBS) Iskandar Initiatives.

The Iskandar Professional Suites is within the Meridin@Medini development, a mere 3-minute drive to Medini Central Business District.

Mah Sing’s Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Ho Hon Sang and i2M’s Managing Director, Zulfiqar Zainuddin signed the strategic partnership at Ramada Meridin, Johor Bahru, witnessed by Johor Consumerism, Human Resources and Unity Committee Chairman, Dr. S. Ramakrishnan.

“Upholding our company’s principle to Reinvent Spaces, Enhance Life, our collaboration with i2M would help to enhance the living environment of the working professionals. The companies can be assured that the accommodation aspect of their talents has been well taken care of”, said Datuk Ho.

i2M’s Managing Director, Zulfiqar Zainuddin also commented, “I believe the accommodation in Iskandar Professional Suites and the surrounding amenities will be a good fit for the working professionals as we have 18 companies within the GBS Iskandar communities to date, including Frost & Sullivan, Courts Asia, KPMG, Aegis, Daythree and Brandt International to name few”.

The companies and tenants have the option of choosing a studio unit or twin sharing studio unit with built ups from RM800 per month. Tenants will also get to experience hassle-free move in, enjoy the convenience of connectivity, and access to full recreational facilities and high-speed internet. Units are available for immediate move in and applications for this special accommodation can be made through GBS employers.

“We will work closely with private companies and Industrial Training Institute to understand the current trend of human resource development and how we can support the industry to attract more investors coming to Johor”, Dr. S. Ramakrishnan added after his industrial visit with Unit Swadaya Insan Johor to i2M Ventures Sdn. Bhd.