October 2017

Iskandar Malaysia Recorded RM237.26 billion Cumulative Committed Investments

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) and Frost & Sullivan Perunding Strategi Sdn Bhd was exchanged and witnessed at the Prime Minister’s Office in Putrajaya. IRDA and Frost & Sullivan have agreed to collaborate on the design, development and implementation of the Iskandar Malaysia Urban Observatory (IMUO), including the preparation and publication of IMUO World Class Reports and Smart City Iskandar Malaysia (SCIM). “We are

From Love to Unlove; What Can You Do? Part 1 1

No matter how deep you feel the love; there will be moments you will feel unlove feelings towards him/her. We know the process of duality in a relationship is inevitable, but if you can feel love, expect to experience the unlove moments too. Once you are conscious of it, the next step is grounding yourself in compassion. Stop projecting blames Projecting blames can cause one to withdraw. Whenever you feel

Johor to Receive First Cardiac Centre

Institut Jantung Negara Holdings (IJN) signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Permodalan Nasional Bhd  (PNB) to open a new and first cardiac centre hospital outside Kuala Lumpur. The hospital outside the capital will reach out to a larger customer base down south and be developed on a land currently owned by Permodalan Nasional Bhd (PNB) in Taman Perling, Johor Bahru. IJN’s Group Chief Executive Officer, Datuk Seri Mohd Azhari Yakub

Specialists Learn More about Minimally Invasive Surgery 3

Regency Specialist Hospital (Regency) collaborated with Hospital Sultan Ismail (HSI) to conduct a seminar on minimally invasive gynaecologic surgery. This event was also supported by the Malaysian Medical Association (MMA) with Dato Dr Hj Ghazali bin Ismail, HOD of O&G department of HSI as the guest of honour. During the seminar, obstetricians and gynaecologists were exposed to the variety of minimally invasive treatment techniques and options available, the principals of

Are Johorians Friendly?

Travelling to a stranger’s land would give you a little chill when they speak a different language, unknown roads, and the measure on how friendly the locals would be when you are visiting. In most dictionaries, ‘friendly’ is defined as a pleasant behaviour, a kind way towards someone, not harmful, helpful, and liking each other. Is Malaysia a friendly country? The answer is YES! According to a research by International

Mid-Autumn Charity Fundraising by Stellar

Stellar Preschool has joyfully completed a very meaningful charity fundraiser. Their handmade moon cake and orange jam which was pre-ordered on their “Mid-Autumn Charity Fundraising Event” on October 7, has successfully raised RM5,000. The amount raised was donated to “Cheng En children’s home” on Oct 21, 2017. In conjunction with this, Stellar Preschool would like to take this opportunity to express their heartfelt gratitude towards the full support and generosity

Amari Johor Bahru’s Deepavali Kolam

In conjunction with the Deepavali, Amari Johor Bahru has placed a huge Kolam in their lobby. The Kolam which is 18 feet by 18 feet in diameter is made by Malaysia Book of Records holder Jeyasimman Narasiman. Made of various coloured rice, Jeya and his family took 14 hours to make the Kolam. Beautifully and intricately designed, the round Kolam has a shape of a huge elephant head in the

Hua Yang Berhad Introduces New Township In Johor

Hua Yang Berhad (“Hua Yang” or the “Group”), an affordable housing developer with a long-standing presence in Johor Bahru, unveiled its latest development in the Southern State today. The development, which comprises 64 units of cluster homes and two units of link bungalows has an estimated Gross Development Value (GDV) of RM41.72 million and sits on 3.99-acres of freehold land. This project (Parcel One) is part of Oval which makes

From Multiple Awards to Malaysia Book of Records

The Malaysia Book of Records – Business Edition (Chinese version) was successfully launched on Malaysia Day by the Minister of Transport Dato’ Sri Liow Tiong Lai. Incepted in 1995, The Malaysia Book of Records has over 10 English and Malay publications with the Chinese Editions being published in 2012 and 2016. Throughout the years, the Book has identified and set milestones in the local annals of publications, serving as a

Thor: Ragnarok

Release date: 26th October 2017 Genre: Action-Adventure Director: Taika Waititi Producer: Kevin Feige Executive Producers: Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Brad Winderbaum, Thomas M. Hammel, Stan Lee Story by: Craig Kyle & Christopher Yost and Eric Pearson (credit not final) Screenplay by: Eric Pearson Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston, Cate Blanchett, Idris Elba, Jeff Goldblum, Tessa Thompson, Karl Urban with Mark Ruffalo and Anthony Hopkins (Credits not final)               Synopsis: Thor is