June 1, 2018

Silicon Valley-based Founder Institute Opens Applications in Johor Bahru 4

Calling all aspiring entrepreneurs to step up to the plate, the renowned Founders Institute (FI) from Silicon Valley is here in town and wants to build a global network of entrepreneurs’ right here in Johor. It’s the only programme of its kind that focuses on you instead of your ideas, accepts founders with day jobs and equity for all participants. FI has nurtured several startups across six continents including Reality

EduCity Sports Complex offers up to 40% discounts on facilities hire during Ramadan! 3

Exciting news to Johoreans as EduCity Sports Complex is now offering discounts up to 40% on its rental fee for the football pitch and 10% on other facilities under the multipurpose courts for both indoor and outdoor usage namely for badminton, volleyball, netball, futsal and basketball purposes. This promotion is valid from today until 15th June 2018 for the use of the public between the hours of 8pm to 11pm daily. The sports

Zero-Rated GST Effective from 1st June 2018

With the new government in place after a shock win in the GE14, the public went abuzz when Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, announced that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be zero-rated (0%) effective 1st June 2018 onwards. A statement from the Ministry of Finance (MOF) stated that expenditure reduction will begin with rationalisation, efficiency measures and reduction in wastages and the re-introduction of Sales and Service

Rotary Club of Johor Bahru’s Visit to Rumah Berkat for Ramadan 1

In conjunction with the holy month of Ramadan, the Rotary Club of Johor Bahru (RCJB) organised a visit to Rumah Berkat (Pertubuhan Kebajikan Anak-Anak Yatim Johor) at Jalan Bukit Cagar, Johor Bahru. RCJB President Datuk Teo Shiok Fu JP and his fellow members presented Duit Raya and a box of dates to 138 children aged between 7 to 21 years old at the home which is apt for this Ramadan

Editor's Note 2

Last month the whole country was gripped to their seats in excitement thanks to the outcome of GE14. We’d like to sincerely wish well for a prosperous and peaceful nation. Moving on, in our Music column, we bring you updates as to who’s who will be in town (Singapore) and find out how you can purchase your tickets if you don’t want to miss Niall Horan or Afrojack, DJ Snake